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NATIONAL and INTERNET RESOURCES
All About You Adult Care, LLC
Edria V. Johnson
1500 S. Turquoise Vista
Tucson, AZ 85710
520-885-3013
520-997-5370
Fax: 885-3013
http://allaboutyouac.org/
Arizona Health
Lamonte Hunley
6245 E. 22nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85711
520-790-5377
520-449-8314
Fax: 790-6624
Arizona Residential Care, LLC
Ken Walker
P.O. Box 77057
Tucson, AZ 85703
520-882-1986
520-664-5192
Fax: 520-882-1987
arcllc@cox.net
Assoc. Dental Care Provider
Jesse A. Brewer III, D.D.S.
7225 N. Mona Lisa Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85741
520-742-6765
520-603-5319
Fax: 742-7051
jab3dds@msn.com
Carrie's Care Assisted Living Home
Anita Jackson
7537 East Poplar Street
Tucson, AZ 85730
520-747-3861
http://carriescare.org/
Coalition for African American Health & Wellness
Mary F. Stoute
P. O. Box 85424
Tucson, AZ 85754-5424
520-882-2051
520-461-6481
Fax: 622-2690
maryapple@aol.com

http://www.caahw.org/
Dr. Sharon E. Lister Dentistry
Dr. Sharon E. Lister, DDS , PC
368 E. Grant Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85705
520-623-9479
dds1990@msn.com
Oh-Be-Joyful Assisted Living Home
Dorothy Berry
1164 W. Oleta Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85704
520-544-8763
Fax: 544-8763
Pima County Health Department, HIV/STD Program
Brad McKinney
Senior Program Manager
332 S. Freeway
Tucson, AZ 85745
520-791-7676
www.pimahealth.org
Praying Hands-Residential Care Home
Betty Massengale
2552 W. Solano Circle
Tucson, AZ 85746
520-883-4084
Fax: 573-2043
SWAT Personal Training
Ron Holland
6127 N La Cholla Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85741
520-579-6791
520-444-3228
ronholland@swatfitness.com
http://www.swatfitness.com
Tucson Baseball Academy LLC
Brian and Terri Johnson
Owners
1505 W. St. Mary's Rd. PMB 125
Tucson, Arizona 85745
520-247-5153
Tucsonbaseballacademy@gmail.com
http://www.TucsonBaseballAcademy.com
Well Woman Healthcheck Program
Selena Llamas
Outreach Specialist
332 S. Freeway
Tucson, Az 85745
520.628.3591
selena.llamas@pima.gov

 

National Organization of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition (NOBIDAN)
An organization of African-American dietetic and nutrition practitioners.
http://www.nobidan.org/
American Diabetes Association African-American Program
The American Diabetes Association is the nationís leading nonprofit health organization providing
diabetes research, information, and advocacy.
http://www.diabetes.org/communityprograms-and-localevents/africanamericans.jsp
American Dietetic Association (ADA)
With Nearly 65,000 members, ADA is the nationís largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.
ADA serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being. To locate
a registered dietitian (R.D.) in your community click on ďFind a Nutrition Professional.Ē
http://www.eatright.org
African-American Breastfeeding Alliance
Founded to increase education about breastfeeding within the African-American community.
http://www.aabaonline.com
African-Americans & Diabetes
With diabetes on the rise among African-Americans, this ambitious and groundbreaking program
was created to increase diabetes awareness among those most at risk.
http://www.diabetes.org/communityprograms
African-American Therapists
Therapy for African-Americans.
http://www.africanamericantherapists.com
AIDS Research
Targets AIDS research and raising health consciousness in the Black community.
http://www.bbrm.org
All About Black Health
This Web site keeps you informed on health-related issues as they affect Blacks and minorities at
risk, for the betterment of their lives.
http://www.allaboutblackhealth.com Alternative Medicines
Vitaminsdiary.com
On Vitaminsdiary.com you can learn all about herbs and many herbal and natural remedies recommended
for various ailments.
http://www.vitaminsdiary.com/herbal-remedies
American Academy of Family Physicians
Family physicians, medical organizations, and medical students preserve and promote family
medicine and health care.
http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home
American Sickle Cell Anemia Association
The American Sickle Cell Anemia Association of Cleveland, Ohio.
http://www.ascaa.org
Association of Black Psychologists
This group is the leader and an international resource for addressing the psychological needs of
African people in the Diaspora.
http://www.abpsi.org
Association of Clinicians for the Underserved
Its primary emphasis is on clinicians who are providing health care to medically
underserved populations.
http://www.clinicians.org
Be Healthy Lifestyles
A collaboration between the BeHealthyLifestyles Group, Inc. and the Office of Disease Prevention
and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to reach communities of
color with health and lifestyle information.
http://www.behealthylifestyles.com
Blackaids.org
BlackAIDS.org contributing writer John Price talks with the nationís foremost voice on infectious
disease prevention about the forces driving the diseaseís impact on African-Americans.
http://www.blackaids.org
Black Counselors
Black Counselors.com hopes to assist both client and clinician in successfully addressing these issues
to help African-American consumers take charge of their mental health.
http://www.blackcounselors.com
BlackDoctor.org
Complete resource guide for Black health, fitness and nutrition. Locate a Black physician or
dentist, read about African-American health issues such as diabetes, HIV/AIDS, cholesterol, high
blood pressure, sickle cell, arthritis, cancer, asthma, and more.
http://www.blackdoctor.org
Black Health Care
Blackhealthcare.com is a culturally oriented and ethnically focused comprehensive Internet-based
health and medical information provider dedicated to addressing the special health problems of
African-Americans.
http://www.blackhealthcare.com
Black Health Online
The premier Web site for issues related to Black health that will assist in prevention, detection, and
treatment options.
http://www.blackhealthonline.com
Black Womenís Health
Blackwomenshealth.com is a site dedicated to improving the African-American womanís physical
mental, and spirtual health and wellness.
http://www.blackwomenshealth.com
Black Yoga Teachers
The International Association of Black Yoga Teachers (IABYT) is an organization dedicated to
increasing the presence of yoga in the inner city.
http://www.blackyogateachers.com
Breastfeeding Sista Circle
The Breastfeeding Sista Circle is an online avenue of support created to empower and encourage
African-American women and other women of color to enthusiastically breastfeed.
http://www.mamasmilkny.tripod.com
Diabetes
An estimated 16 million Americans have diabetes ó about 7.3 percent of the population - and
one-third of them donít know that they have the disease.
http://www.nutrition.gov
Diabetes in African-Americans
Diabetes mellitus is a group of diseases characterized by high levels of blood glucose. It results
from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both.
http://www.diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/pubs/africanamerican
Families USA
20 years as the voice for health care.
http://www.familiesusa.org
Sisters Network Breast Cancer Organization
The Sisters Network Breast Cancer Organization is dedicated to increasing local and national
attention to the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African-American community.
http://www.sistersnetworkinc.org
The National Medical Association
A professional society representing the interests of physicians of African descent and the patients
they serve.
http://www.nmanet.org
What Black Women Should Know about Lupus
The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is to
support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and
skin diseases.
http://www.niams.nih.gov
CDC Office of Minority Health
Links to information resources about health topics of special concern for African-Americans.
http://www.CDC.gov
MedlinePlus African-American Heath
Links to reliable online health information. MedlinePlus is sponsored by the National Library of
Medicine and National Institutes of Health.
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/africanamericanhealth
Pathways to Freedom for African-American Smokers
Information about the impacts of tobacco use on the African-American community, how to quit
smoking, and how to organize community education campaigns.
http://www.CDC.gove/tobacco/quit
Health Problems in African-American Women
Consumer health information from the National Womenís Health Information Center.
http://www.4woman.gov/minority/africanamerican/
For more information on a heart healthy diet:
http://www.americanheart.org
For more information on the importance of fruits and vegetables for African-Americans:
http://www.5aday.gov/aahealth/index.html
For more information on whole grains:
http://www.wholegrainscouncil.org/Consumer%20Guide.html
For more information on the food pyramid:
Body and Soul Wellness Program:
http://www.5aday.gov/aahealth/bodyandsoul/index.html
Soul Food Pyramid:
http://www.Soulfoodpyramid.org
See links for children Web sites.
http://www.4girls.gov/nutrition/index.htm

http://www.fns.usda.gov/eatsmartplayhard/collection/collect_kids.html

http://www.dole5aday.com/Kids/K_Index.jsp

http://www.exhibits.pacsci.org/nutrition/nutrition_cafe.html

Other informative Web sites:
http://www.ellynsatter.com/$spindb.query.about.kelcyview

http://www.wholegrainscouncil.org/Consumer%20Guide.html

http://www.usda.gov/cnpp/KidsPyra/

http://www.eec.state.ma.us/docs/TABrochureChoking.pdf

http://www.niapublications.org/exercisebook/chapter4_strength.htm

http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/physical/importance/why.htm

http://www.obesity.org/

http://www.comminit.com/index.html (The Health Belief Model)

 
 

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