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Healthful Links

The following websites provide a wealth of information on health and wellness topics and issues.

American Cancer Society

American College of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Heart Association

American Medical Association

Best Fitness Trackers                      

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Choose My Plate (Food Pyramid)        

Choosing Wisely     - promoting dialogue with your providers to make the best health care decisions

NM Coordinated School Health

Compression Only CPR - Project Heart Start

NM Department of Health 

Daily Burn Trackers - Apps

DASH Eating Plan

Dietary Guidelines 2010

Eat Right for Life Scorecard                                                 

Fitnessblender - workout videos for free

Fruit For Health
Health Behaviors of Adults in the United States, 2008 - 2010, published by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, May 2013    

Healthy Meetings

Healthy Snack Calendar

Healthy Meeting Event Guide

Heart Disease Guidelines for Women - 2011


Kitchen Workout

Lose It - Nutrition and Fitness Tracker
Mayo Clinic

Mediterranean Eating

Mesothelioma & Asbestos Awareness Center


National Institute for Health

Nutrition Apps

Obesity Epidemic Slideshow 2008                   

Obesity Trend PDF

Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports       
NM Prescription Trails                  

Shape Up America!
Step Conversion Chart

Stress, America's #1 Health Problem

The Cancer Connection              
USDA 2010 Dietary Guidelines

Wellness Wheel of Life 

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How We're Addressing School Safety
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Florida School Shooting Victims in our Thoughts & Prayers
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