Archive | May 2016

Tips From Ex-Smokers : Centers For Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/campaign/tips/quit-smoking/

A page from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to help smokers quit smoking.  Much here to help the smoker who wants to quit smoking, including an extensive Quit Guide.  Also, a toll-free number:  (1-800-784-8669) that can be called for help in quitting tobacco use.

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Target Heart Rate Calculator – American Cancer Society

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/toolsandcalculators/calculators/app/target-heart-rate-calculator

“Target Heart Rate Calculator

Compute your best workout

Enter your age to find a target heart rate during exercise. You’ll get the most out of your activities by staying within this range of heartbeats/minute.”–From the website.  From the American Cancer Society.

 

Writings of the Early Church Fathers

http://www.ccel.org/fathers.html

The Christian Classics Ethereal Library offers a 38-volume collection of the writings of the early Church Fathers here.

FastStats : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/Default.htm

“The FastStats site provides quick access to statistics on topics of public health importance and is organized alphabetically. Links are provided to publications that include the statistics presented, to sources of more data, and to related web pages.”–From the website.

Mother’s Day : May 8, 2016

http://www.census.gov/newsroom/facts-for-features/2016/cb16-ff09.html

“This fact sheet presents statistical information from the Census Bureau’s economic and demographic subject areas pertaining to Mother’s Day.”–From the website.

Older Americans Month : May, 2016

http://www.census.gov/newsroom/facts-for-features/2016/cb16-ff08.html

The U. S. Census Bureau offers detailed information and statistics on older Americans here.