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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. President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition. A committee of citizens devoted to promote a healthy lifestyle.
Find Treatment Locator Behavioral Health Treatment Facility Locator. Part of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.  A site for information about mental health issues, as well as information about getting treatment.

Abortion Contains general information about abortion

Abortion Statistics Abortion statistics in the United States

Registered Nurses Job information about registered nurses. 

Top Nursing Schools and Programs

Guidebook to a Practical Nursing Degree

Guidebook to RN Programs

How to Transition from LPN to RN

How to Ace the NCLEX for Practical Nursing

Scholarships and Financial Aid for Student Nurses

Nursing Career Information

Nursing Salary Information

Nursing Resume and Job Application Advice

Interview Tips and Advice for Nurses

Find RN Jobs

NCLEX-RN Practice Test Questions with Rationale

NCLEX-RN Exam Overview

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.

Information about ADHD and teens A report about treating ADHD in children and teens. From the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

National Institute of Mental Health Provides information about mental health issues.

Diabetes Mellitus Information about Diabetes Mellitus from the National Institutes of Health.

Trans Fat Information from the CDC about trans fat.

Medicaid Information about Medicaid.

Types of injuries Information about different types of injuries. From Medline Plus.

Video game ratings Information about video game ratings from the Federal Trade Commission.

Violence and video games Information about the relationship between video games and violence.

Video games and health From the National Institutes of Health information about video games and health.

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