Employee Health and Wellness Conference

Selected Supplemental Resources

Bill Hettler's Definition of Wellness

Wellness is an active process through which people
become aware of and make choices toward a more successful existence.

(Click on any triangle below for a short definition of that wellness dimension.)


Hettler Dot Com FREE Assessments History of Wellness
Shift Happens   YouTube Video Meaning of Life How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

Worksite Wellness Resources

American Institute of Preventive Medicine American Journal of Health Promotion WELCOA
National Wellness Institute American College of Sports Medicine CDC


Hettler at MEEC


CAM Materials

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) Listing of CAM Clinical Trials Research Results Federal Laws PowerPoint
CAM Video Lectures Quality of Products  PowerPoint Medical and Clinical Development, Consumer Health Care, Pfizer, Inc.  PDF
List of Treatments and Therapies Herbs at a Glance Recent History of CAM in the United States Unconventional Medicine in the United States  PowerPoint
The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the United States CAM Downloadable Graphics The Desktop Guide to Complementary and Alternative Medicine InteMedica CAM Overview
Slim Slippers            

Clean Colons                      Emu Oil                      Click for more about Emu Oil Deep Heat with MSM and Glucosamine. Cure Your Asthma          

Nutraceuticals -  (A $19 billion industry)

Nutraceutical - Definition and Introduction Nutraceutical - Definition and Introduction-PDF file Nutraceutical-Wikipedia
The Nutraceuticals Institute Nutraceuticals World Advertising Claims Crackdown American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) Petitions FDA
Doctors Advised to Learn More About Nutraceuticals FDA Warns Nutraceutical Firm About Claims on Website The Growing Nutraceutical Challenge Regulation of "Nutraceuticals"
New FDA Regime for Nutraceuticals Nutraceutical Sues FDA Over Ephedra Ban Learn More About LabelCalc Regulation of Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals: A Global Perspective

Dietary Supplements

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Food and Drug Administration The Food and Nutrition Information Center National Agricultural Library (NAL)
United States Department of Agriculture 100,000 employees Dietary Supplements
Medline Plus
Nutrition.gov Find Dietary Supplement Fact Sheets
Computer Access to Research on Dietary Supplements (CARDS) Database MedWatch Program Dietary Supplements: Appropriate Use: from QuackWatch Office of Dietary Supplements
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) FDA: Chinese Dietary Supplements Contain Viagra International Bibliographic Information on Dietary Supplements (IBIDS) Database Dietary Supplements: Resources for Professionals

Copps Corporation 1984 Food for Life Program
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National Health Statistics

Health, United States Health, United States, Charts PowerPoint Healthy People 2010 Database What We Eat In America (WWEIA), NHANES: Overview
Statistics and Surveillance Food Data Collection Techniques Highlights of the Healthy People 2000 Final Review National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Vital Statistics of the
United States (VSUS)
National Survey of
Family Growth (NSFG)
National Health Care Surveys Longitudinal Studies of Aging (LSOAs)