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Health

Health Statistics Compiled by the National Library of Medicine
Death Statistics Includes mortality figures and leading causes of death.
Birth Statistics Provided by the CDC
Life Expectancy Statistics Broken down by birth year, gender, race, etc.
MedlinePlus A portal to information about medicine and other health-related topics.  Includes a medical encyclopedia and dictionary, prescription drug information, etc.
Health Insurance Coverage Provided by the CDC
Surgeon General Official U.S. policy on health related issues.
CDC Center for Disease Control
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services contains information on health matters, such as food recalls, AIDS treatment and prevention, etc.
Americans with Disabilities Act Technical Information and Assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

National Institutes of Health National Institutes of Health. The United States medical research agency.

U.S. National Library of Medicine U.S. National Library of Medicine    The largest biomedical  library in the world.
Fitness.gov President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition. A committee of citizens devoted to promote a healthy lifestyle.
Overtime for Nursing/Fact sheet
Find Treatment Locator Behavioral Health Treatment Facility Locator. Part of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Mentalhealth.gov  A site for information about mental health issues, as well as information about getting treatment.

Abortion Contains general information about about abortion

Abortion Statistics Abortion statistics in the United States

Registered Nurses Job information about registered nurses. 

Banana Fact Sheet

Bananas Information about banana nutrition. From the US Dept. of Agriculture.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Information about PTSD from the National Institute of Mental Health. 

National Center for PTSD Information about PTSD. From the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs.

Oklahoma Board of Nursing Information about nursing in Oklahoma, including retention.

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