Ohio University - Home

Appalachian Treasures Gateway

Resources by Subtopic area for General Health:

Mental/Emotional Health

Home--Social Environment--General Resources for General Health:

--Cancer Death Rates--- Appalachia, 1994—1998

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5124a3.htm

This is a report from the Center for Disease Control Weekly June 21, 2002 51(24) 527-529. It was prepared by various health professionals and academicians. It includes a list of references, statistical tables, etc.

--Cultural Diversity: Eating in America, Appalachia

http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/5000/5252.html

Full Text of an Ohio State University Extension Fact sheet on food habits and dietary guidelines for the Appalachian region.

--Rehabilitation counseling in Appalachian America

http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0825/is_3_69/ai_106646163/pg_1

Full text article by Bauer and Growick with references overviews challenges to service providers who wish to understand the context of people in the region. Includes ads.

--Uneasy Tensions in Health Care Delivery in a Rural Appalachian Coal Mining Community: Envisioning alternative Solutions

http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/theses/public/etd-488111769631981/etd.pdf

Full-text of a 196-page dissertation by Renee Gravois Lee submitted June, 1996 to the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.