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Health & Safety: Learn More

These external resources were used to write current health & safety questions for this program year. These resources correspond with the "word of the day" feature and weekly vocabulary quiz. These links are provided as a convenience and are not an endorsement by LifeSmarts.

Wellness
    Stress-- 5 Things You Should Know about Stress
Medicine
    Misuse-- National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens: Prescription Drugs
Drug Facts Label
Safe use and storage of medicine
    FDA-- US Food & Drug Administration
Safety at Home
Nutrition and Food Safety
Personal Care
    Gum disease-- Periodontal (Gum) Disease: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments
    ABS-- Antilock Brakes — Know How They Work
    Recall-- Recalls.gov: Your Online Source for Recalls
    Helmet-- UL: Fitting a Bike Helmet: 4 Mistakes Parents Make
Mental Health and Relationships
    Binge eating disorder-- NIH and National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disorders: Binge Eating Disorder
    OCD-- NIH: What is Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Regulation
    HIPAA-- HHS: Health Information Privacy
    ADA-- ADA: The Americans with Disabilities Act Questions and Answers