Health & Safety: Learn More

HEALTH & SAFETY:  LEARN MORE

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U.S. Federal Agencies
https://www.usa.gov/federal-agencies
National Consumers League
https://www.nclnet.org/
Food and Drug Administration
https://www.fda.gov/
United States Department of Agriculture
https://www.usda.gov/
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
https://www.nifa.usda.gov/
USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service
https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/home
FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER)
https://www.fda.gov/drugs
Department of Health and Human Services
https://www.hhs.gov/
National Institutes of Health
www.nih.gov
Health Resources and Services Administration
www.hrsa.gov
Health and Human Services Public Health & Safety
https://www.hhs.gov/programs/public-health-safety/index.html
National Health Information Center
https://health.gov/our-work/health-literacy/resources/national-health-information-center
Safety from Violence and Abuse
https://www.hhs.gov/programs/public-health-safety/safety-from-violence-abuse/index.html
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/index.htm
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
https://www.cdc.gov/
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
https://www.osha.gov/
Mine Safety and Health Administration
https://www.msha.gov/
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)
https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/
National Library of Medicine
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
https://www.nidcd.nih.gov/
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/
International Scientific Forum on Home Hygiene and Health
https://www.ifh-homehygiene.org/
National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID)
https://www.cdc.gov/ncezid/index.html
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
https://www.niaid.nih.gov/
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
https://www.ahrq.gov/
National Center for Health Statistics
https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/index.htm
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
https://www.healthit.gov/
Office of Minority Health
https://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/
National Cancer Institute
https://www.cancer.gov/
National Library of Medicine
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/
Institute of Medicine
www.iom.edu
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
https://www.niddk.nih.gov/
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
https://www.samhsa.gov/
National Prevention Information Network
https://npin.cdc.gov/
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
https://mchb.hrsa.gov/
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/
National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
https://www.niams.nih.gov/
MyPlate
ChooseMyPlate.gov
Food Safety
https://www.foodsafety.gov/
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
https://www.fda.gov/
Food Tank
https://foodtank.com/
USDA Food Safey and Inspection Service
https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/home
Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
https://health.gov/our-work/physical-activity/current-guidelines
President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition
https://www.hhs.gov/fitness/index.html
Healthy Weight
https://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/index.html (including body mass index)
Coronavirus.gov
https://www.coronavirus.gov
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus
Stop Bullying
https://www.stopbullying.gov/
Cyberbullying & Harassment Online: Awareness & Prevention
https://www.edumed.org/resources/preventing-cyberbullying-and-harassment-online/
Safety from Violence and Abuse
https://www.hhs.gov/programs/public-health-safety/safety-from-violence-abuse/index.html
Drug Safety
https://www.fda.gov/drugs
https://www.fda.gov/drugs/drug-information-consumers/educational-resources-free-drug-related-publications
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
https://www.samhsa.gov/
National Institute on Drug Abuse
https://www.drugabuse.gov/
National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens: Prescription Drugs
https://teens.drugabuse.gov/
National Safety Council
https://www.nsc.org/home
National Organizations for Youth Safety
https://noys.org/
Youth Safety U
https://youthsafetyu.com/
Teens and Stress
https://www.aap.org/en-us/professional-resources/Reaching-Teens/Documents/Private/Personal_plan_handout.pdf
American Association of Poison Control Centers
http://www.aapcc.org/
Sun Safety
https://www.epa.gov/sunsafety

Library of Congress
https://www.loc.gov/
Government Publishing Office (GPO)
https://www.gpo.gov/
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
https://www.usa.gov/federal-agencies/federal-aviation-administration
USAGov
https://www.usa.gov/explore/
FBI
https://www.fbi.gov/
U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
www.dot.gov
Federal Highway Administration
https://highways.dot.gov/
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
https://www.nhtsa.gov/
Transportation Security Administration
https://www.tsa.gov/
Federal Emergency Management Association
https://www.fema.gov/
National Weather Service
https://www.weather.gov/
U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB)
www.csb.gov
Homeland Security
https://www.usa.gov/federal-agencies/u-s-department-of-homeland-security
U.S. Fire Association
https://www.usfa.fema.gov/
EPA Indoor Air Quality
https://www.epa.gov/indoor-air-quality-iaq
Recalls.gov: Your Online Source for Recalls
http://www.recalls.gov/
HIPAA– HHS: Health Information Privacy
http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/consumers/index.html
ADA– ADA: The Americans with Disabilities Act Questions and Answers
https://adata.org/publication/americans-disabilities-act-faq
Consumer Reports
https://www.consumerreports.org/cro/index.htm
Consumer Reports Consumer 101
https://www.nbc.com/consumer-101
4-H Western National Roundup Study Materials for Consumer Decision Making, FCS Bowl and FCS Skill-a-thon
http://www.westernnationalroundup.org/contests-fcs.aspx
Manners Worth Millions
https://georgia4h.org/programs/focus-areas/citizenship/military-programs/resources/military-curriculum-resources/ (click on Manners Worth Millions link)