This website provides a wide array of health related information with a focus on residents of New Jersey. The site also provides comparison health related data across a number of topics for New Jersey residents versus the country as a whole.
AAHPERD "is a national organization of over 20,000 professionals that provides support and assistance to professionals involved in physical education, recreation, fitness, sports and coaching, health education, and dance."
The ACS "is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem." The website contains information on a variety of cancer related topics including prevention and detection, signs and symptoms, treatment and side effects as well as facts and statistics about cancer.
The American Diabetes Association is a network of volunteers, individuals diagnosed with diabetes and their caregivers with the purpose of providing education and advocacy for diabetes related issues. The website contains information on the causes and symptoms of diabetes as well as strategies for the management of the illness.
The AHA "is the nation’s oldest, largest voluntary organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular diseases and stroke." They provide a variety of educational resources related to healthy lifestyle choices which promote heart health.
Per the website, "Medscape from WebMD offers specialists, primary care physicians, and other health professionals...integrated medical information and educational tools." This website requires a membership fee, but promises to customize user experience to meet the unique needs of each user profile.
Per its Mission and Vision Statement, "The mission of NCHEC is to enhance the professional practice of Health Education by promoting and sustaining a credentialed body of Health Education Specialists. To meet this mission, NCHEC certifies health education specialists, promotes professional development, and strengthens professional preparation and practice."