Website Links

 

Note to Reader: For more information on certain discussed topics in this on-line textbook as well as public health related information, please refer to the following websites.

 

Health Promotion in the Workplace

www.dol.gov

Department of Labor website providing facts and figures about drugs and alcohol in the workplace

 

www.osha.gov

            Occupational Safety and Health Act 

 

www.wellcorp.com and www.staywell.com

            Workplace health promotion consulting firms

 

Assessing the Quality of Health Information of the Internet

www.healthfinder.gov

A U.S. government sponsored quality web site that is one of the best resources of valuable and reliable consumer health information targeted towards the general public.

 

www.healthAtoZ.com

            Website offering comprehensive health and medical information.

 

www.nih.gov

            National Institutes of Health website

 

www.astralcom.com/ghn

A public health website targeted towards anyone interested in learning more about public health issues.

 

www.HON.com

            Health on the Net Foundation website

 

www.OMNI.ac.UK

            Website offering health information targeted to the UK and the rest of the world.

 

Health Care Coalitions

www.ifebp.org

            The International Foundation of Employees Benefit Plans

 

www.ihealthcoalition.org

            Internet Healthcare Coalition

 

www.nchc.org/coalitionact.html

            National Coalition on Health Care

 

www.nlma.org

            National Labor Management Association

 

General Public Health Information

www.nih.gov: National Institutes of Health

 

www.surgeongeneral.gov/ophs:  Surgeon Generalís Office of Public Health and Science

           

Sleep Disorder Information

www.sleepdex.org: Sleepdex - A nonprofit informational website about sleep and sleep disorders. Covers all major parasomnias and dyssomnias.

           

E. Coli Information

www.seriousaccidents.com: Get the Facts on E. Coli.