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Health - Sports Injuries, Exercise

Articles and brochures on exercise and sports injuries from Medline Plus (National Institutes of Health). Includes slide shows illustrating workout routines and tools such as an exercise calorie counter.

Fitness.gov is the website of the President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition, established by President Eisenhower in 1956. It has online publications and links to fitness-related programs of other government agencies as well as to health and fitness organizations serving a variety of audiences.

Seniors interested in exercise can find out more at the National Institute on Aging's Senior Health page.

BAM! Body and Mind page for youth from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Colorful and interactive information about topics such as health, peer pressure, nutrition, and truth in advertising.

Factsheets from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS): "Childhood Sports Injuries and Their Prevention" and "Handout on Health: Sports Injuries".

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Safe Child page on sports injuries.

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