Medical Products Online
you're considering replacing a trip to the corner drugstore with
a click onto the Internet, where you'll find hundreds of websites
selling prescription drugs and other health products. How do you
know if a site is legitimate? How do you know if the drugs and products
you buy online are safe? This site offers information to help you
Safety from Farm to Table
be too careful with food these days. And it's not just worrying
about E.coli and salmonella. All kinds of nasty germs lurk everywhere.
This comprehensive gateway collects information from numerous federal
agencies. The bottom line is this: food safety is a shared responsibility
of government, industry, and you, the consumer.
need easy access to government statistics and reports on children
and their families, stop here.
Local Drinking Water Online
People in Des Moines can monitor, online and in
real time, the contaminants in their local drinking water. This
demonstration -- sponsored by the Environmental Protection Agency's
Environmental Monitoring for Public Access and Community Tracking
(EMPACT) program -- is a model that can be used by other communities.
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