House of Health

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Check out the health curriculum,
useful web site links,
obtain knowledge, and have fun.


PROJECTS:

Scroll down for Grade 6 Nutrition; Grade 7 Alcohol: and
Grade 8 Reproduction and STI links.


WEBLINKS

Center for Disease Control

World Health Organization

It's a Snap! Healthy Schools, Healthy People

NY Times Daily Health

Girls Health

 

The Truth - Anti-Tobacco

Web of Addictions

Moyers on Addiction: Close to Home

CALORIE COUNTERS

FACTS ON FILE: SCIENCE AND HEALTH

GOOD NUTRITION

Food Guide

 

Dole 5 a day

Healthy Fridge

Healthy Hints for Eating Out


Food Plate


EATING DISORDERS

Use the first two links to answer questions distributed in class.

InfoTrac Student Edition 

SIRS Discoverer

For more information:

Eating Disorders

Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders

REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM WEB SITES

Each of the following web sites provides information:

HEALTH E-BOOKS

FACTS ON FILE: SCIENCE AND HEALTH

- definitions, diagrams, and disorders! Password needed!

Family Doctor-Click on FULL TEXT SEARCH for best results.

Male Reproductive system from KidsHealth

Female Reproductive System

Female Reproductive system from KidsHealth

Male Reproductive System

MAKE A PUZZLE FOR YOUR STUDY GUIDE!


 

ALCOHOLISM WEB SITES

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism

Research programs, press releases, publications and FAQ's

National Association for Children of Alcoholics

Provides questions and answers, facts, and links to other resources.

Above the Influence

Helps young people deal with negative influences.

About Alcoholism

Many links to information on alcoholism.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Kids HealthFetal Alcohol Syndrome

Two sites with information and links.

NEW JERSEY DRINKING AND DRIVING LAWS

Laws and penalties in New Jersey.

 

NJ Motor Vehicle Division-Driving manual

NJ Driver's Manual has chapters on "Drinking and Driving" and penalties.

Alcohol Related Statistics

Select state to locate specific information. On M.A.D.D. page.

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

Organization dedicated to helping alcoholics.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Resources, statistics, and links.

Al-Anon

For families and friends of problem drinkers.

Al-Anon-Teen

For young people who are relatives or friends of a problem drinker.

National Association for Children of Alcoholics

Organization for young people whose parents are problem drinkers.

FACTS ON FILE: HEALTH REFERENCE CENTER

Definitions and articles. Password needed.

SIRS DISCOVERER

Articles, information, and more!

INFOTRACStudent Edition

Current articles from magazines and news services

SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES

Facts and Answers about STD's

Provides basic information.

STD Fact Sheet

General information on a variety of STD's.

Trichomonas Infection

Specific information on Trichomonas.

STIs / STDs

Scroll down page for specific diseases.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases-Medline

Articles can be emailed.

Center for Disease Control

Specific diseases listed.

FACTS ON FILE: SCIENCE AND HEALTH

Definitions and diagrams. Password needed.




DRUGS and DRUG ABUSE Resources

Drug Abuse Facts

Facts on teen drug abuse

NIDA For Teens

General information on a variety drugs.

Above the Influence

Information on staying off drugs

Teen Drug Abuse

Website on drug abuse by teen

ClubDrugs.gov

Info on club drugs like GHB, Rohypnol,etc

Encyclopedia.com

General reference encyclopedia

NIDA Drug Abuse

Government info on drug abuse

Office of National Drug Control Policy

Information on US drug policies

Recovery Connection: Drug Information page

Info on drug statistics and recovery options