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OrganizationCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
http://kidshealth.org/classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

Web SiteMedlinePlus
http://medlineplus.gov/
Information from the U.S. National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, and other government agencies and health organizations. Features information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and health news.

Web SiteKids.gov
http://kids.usa.gov
Links for kids, parents and teachers to U.S. government information, providing a safe place online for kids to play and learn.

OrganizationNational Institutes of Health (NIH)
http://www.nih.gov
NIH is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and offers health information and scientific resources.



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