MRS SAMMLER’S HEALTH SITES

 

UNAIDS http://www.unaids.org/en/default.asp  Site of the joint United Nations Program on HIV/AID.  It is the main advocate for global action on the epidemic.  It leads, strengthens and supports an expanded response aimed at preventing transmission of HIV, providing care and support, reducing the vulnerability of individuals and communities to HIV/AIDS, and alleviating the impact of the epidemic.

 

 

 

SCIENCE INTERACTIVE BODY   http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/interactives/3digsaw_02/index.shtml?organs

 

 

 

 

 

                                     

MMWR-YOUTH RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEILLANCE—UNITED STATES—2003

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/SS/SS5302.pdf

Report on priority health-risk behaviors, which contribute to the leading causes of morbidity and mortality among youth and

adults, often are established during youth, extend into adulthood, are interrelated and preventable. 

 

  NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON DRUG ABUSE

                                                 http://www.nida.nih.gov/NIDAHomel.html

        This site attempts to ensure the rapid and effective transfer of scientific data

         to policy makers, drug abuse practitioners, and other health care practitioners and

         general public.  Includes an entire section devoted to research information about the

         effect of drug abuse on the brain and interactive activities to help you learn more about

         various drugs and how they affect how your brain works. 

 

 

 

Mrs. Sammler’s January Health Assignment

 

http://www.unaids.org

 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/std/Chlamydia/STDFact-Chlamydia.htm

 

 

http://www.who.int/en/

 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pubs/facts/youth.htm

 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/std/hpv/default.htm

 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/std/Herpes/STDFact-Herpes.htm

 

 

http://www.cdc.gov/std/Syphilis/STDFact-Syphilis.htm#common