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
Department of Labor website providing facts and figures about drugs and alcohol in the workplace
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
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.
Website offering comprehensive health and medical information.
National Institutes of Health website
A public health website targeted towards anyone interested in learning more about public health issues.
Health on the Net Foundation website
Website offering health information targeted to the UK and the rest of the world.
Health Care Coalitions
The International Foundation of Employees Benefit Plans
Internet Healthcare Coalition
National Coalition on Health Care
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.