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- American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Exercise Library
Whether you’re a beginning exerciser who needs help getting started or someone who wants to add some spice to your fitness routine, our ACE Exercise Library offers a variety of movements to choose from. Browse through total-body exercises or movements that target more specific areas of the body. Each comes with a detailed description and photos to help ensure proper form.
- American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Fit Facts
Get the facts on popular health and fitness topics in a concise, one-page format. Our ACE Fit Facts contain valuable information on a wide range of subjects, from nutrition to exercising outdoors, strength training, exercising with diabetes, weight management, workplace wellness and more.
- American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Research & Studies
As part of our mission to protect people against unsafe and ineffective fitness products and trends, ACE often commissions independent, third-party research studies from major universities across the country. In some cases, those studies have prompted action by the Federal Trade Commission against several companies making false claims.
- Exercise and Physical Fitness – MedlinePlus
Organized by: Basics, Learn More, Multimedia & Cool Tools, Research, Reference Shelf, & For You.
- ExRx.net – Exercise Instruction
Our site features comprehensive exercise libraries (>1500 exercises), fitness assessment calculators, and reference articles.
- Free Video Lectures (FVL) - Anatomy & Physiology
FVL is the worlds biggest class room recorded video lectures collection with more than 740+ courses, 18,000+ video lectures from more than 20 top universities. Most of the videos are down-loadable in various formats and updated almost everyday.
- Kinesiology Today (Publication of American Kinesiology Association)
Online issues range from 2008 to 2014.
- National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) – Education
As the worldwide authority on strength and conditioning, we support and disseminate research-based knowledge and its practical application to improve athletic performance and fitness.
- Physical Activity – CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Provides data and statistics on physical activity.
- President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition
Our Resource Center is a comprehensive source of information on physical activity, nutrition, and obesity in the United States.
- Sports Science Exchange - Gatorade Sports Science Institute (GSSI)
Founded in 1985, the Gatorade Sports Science Institute (GSSI) is committed to helping athletes optimize their health and performance through research and education in hydration and nutrition science.
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- Florida Recreation & Park Association (FRPA) Career Center
Search for Florida jobs in: Administration, Aquatics, Miscellaneous, Parks & Natural Resources, Part-Time/Seasonal, Recreation, and Therapeutic Recreation.
- National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) – Job Board
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Job Board is the premier electronic recruitment resource for the strength and fitness industry. Here, employers and recruiters have access to the most qualified strength and conditioning professionals to fill their job openings. Active job seekers can promote their experience, skills and abilities to prospective employers in their quest to find the perfect job, while all the time taking advantage of networking, training and career development services available to NSCA Members.
- America's Health Rankings - State Data: Florida
There are two reports: 1) Annual Report - Explore the current edition of America’s Health Rankings® and see how the states stack up against each other on major health measures. 2) Senior Report - Compare the health and wellness of senior populations by state, and see how states rank on important senior health measures.
- Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) - Data & Statistics
CDC information for organized by various topics.
- County Health Department List – Florida Department of Health
- FLHealthCharts (Florida Department of Health)
- Florida Agency for Health Care Administration
The agency was statutorily created by Chapter 20, Florida Statutes as the chief health policy and planning entity for the state.
- Florida Department of Health
The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, & community efforts.
- Florida Health News
Florida Health News’ goal is to bring current health news to our readers. We promote preventative medicine and active healthy lifestyles. Most of all, we promote balanced lifestyles.
The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) created FloridaHealthFinder.gov to provide easy access to health care information. Through health care quality comparison tools, the health encyclopedia, and many other resources, Floridians can use this website to learn about medical conditions, compare health care facilities and providers, find health care resources, and much more.
- State at a Glance: Florida – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)