The Health and Fitness Journal is for the scientist and practitioner.
Information on the current issue, upcoming articles, and important new product
developments as well as trends in the health and fitness industry are all
provided at this site. Subscriber, and author instruction links can be found
here as well.
AAHPERD's website contains news and information related to the organization.
This site also provides supporting information for professionals involved
in physical education, fitness, dance, health promotion, and healthy lifestyles.
Links to other AAHPERD national and district associations are provided.
The ACSM promotes research, education, and applications of sports medicine
and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness,
health, and quality of life. Information on conferences, research grants,
memberships, ACSM certifications, and other topics is presented.
The official site for NATA. Comprehensive site includes information
on NATA memberships, public relations, publications, certification exams,
and other useful links. Information on specific injury statistics for a
variety of sports can also be found at this site.
The Physician and Sportsmedicine Online is a source for primary care
sports medicine clinical and personal health articles. This site contains
articles on exercise, nutrition, injury prevention, personal fitness, and
rehabilitation--all written for the active individual.
The American Medical Association consumer web site contains valuable
information related to many chronic diseases and health-related conditions.
An interactive personal trainer helps to determine your exercise needs by
assessing current level of fitness, fitness goals, exercise preferences, and
This is a web site advertisement for an orthopedic center. Part of
the site links to "Frequently Asked Questions" which give information on common
injuries to specific parts of the body. With this information general prevention
and treatment guidelines are also provided.
GSSI is an organization that fosters service and research in sports
nutrition and other aspects of exercise science and active lifestyles. A number
of products are available that are designed as educational tools to be used
by students and practitioners in the exercise sciences.
An on-line guide to healthy living and optimal fitness. This is mainly
a members-only-site, however, there are a number of interactive components
for any visitor. Information is given on many aspects of fitness and health
including a free fitness, calorie, and BMR calculator.
Medisport specializes in injury treatment and other aspects of healthcare
for sport. A nice feature of this site is the "Site of Pain Index" link. Information
relating to common injuries is given at this site. Causes, symptoms, do-it-yourself
treatment, and exercise programs for injuries can be accessed here.
Here you will find information related to a variety of fitness and
health related topics, including body fat, cardiovascular endurance, muscular
strength and more. There are many good graphics at this site, but the organization
is a somewhat confusing.