American Heart Association: Go to this website for information, tools, and resources about heart disease and stroke. Learn how to manage health concerns like high blood pressure, cholesterol and weight.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Learn how to protect your health. Some topics on this site include healthy living, emergency preparedness and response, injury, violence, environmental health workplace safety, and traveler’s health.
Mental Health America: Get reliable information on mental health disorders and treatments. Use the therapist directory to learn about the mental health providers in your area (and who accepts your health insurance).
MyPyramid (USDA): Use the interactive on-line tools to assess your food choices and develop a personalized eating plan based on your current goals and activity level.
National Heart Lung Blood Institute: Find reliable information on this site’s complete A-Z index of diseases and conditions and check out the health assessment tools like the BMI calculator, menu planner, and 10 year heart attack risk calculator.
PA Dept of Health: Learn about the numerous services your health department provides, such as programs on quitting smoking, drug and alcohol treatment, diabetes management, prevention of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases, violence and injury prevention and family health.