BODY & MIND

Body Changes & Puberty
Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 612.661 - 612.662; 613.953; 613.955
 
MedlinePlus: The U.S. National Library of Medicine has pages of information about puberty and body changes.
Body Image
Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 306.461
 
TeensHealth Body Image and Self-Esteem: TeensHealth is dedicated to helping you make the best health choices with information that's doctor-reviewed. There's a page here about body image and self-esteem.
Eating Disorders
Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 616.8526
 
National Eating Disorders Association: NEDA supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders, and serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures, and access to quality care.
 
Weekday Helpline: 1-800-931-2237
Text: 'NEDA' to 741741
https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/
 
Olson Marriage and Family Therapy Clinic: Low-cost mental health services provided by Mount Mercy University graduate students under the supervision of licensed mental health practioners. Services inlcude eating disorder therapy. 
 
1650 Matterhorn Drive NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
319-368-6493
https://www.olsonmftclinic.com/
 
Health & Hygiene
General Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 613.0433
Acne/Skincare Nonfiction Books: 616.5 - 616.53; 646.726
 
CDC: The Center for Disease Control and Protection works "to protect America from health, safety and security threats." FInd reliable information on all types of diseases, health concerns, and health security, including Zombie Preparedness. Check out the CDC website here.

His Hands Free Clinic: Provides free medical, chiropractic, women’s health, mental health, physical therapy, prescription assistance, patient advocacy, and dental services near downtown Cedar Rapids.
 
400 12th St. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Call: 319-862-2636
https://hishandsclinic.org/
 
Local Health Resources: Check out the full list of health care services in the Linn County area.
 
MedlinePlus: Provieds trusted health information about many topics. Look up information here.
 
TeensHealth: TeensHealth is a resource for teens who need honest, accurate information and advice about body health, emotions, and life. Check out TeensHealth resources here.
 
World Health Organization: WHO works worldwide to promote health, keep the world safe, and serve the vulnerable. Check out the World Health Organization website here.
Self-Esteem
Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 305.235
Spirituality

Nonfiction Books (Shelf Numbers): 200

Prairiewoods: Prairiewoods Franciscan Spirituality Center is a sacred space where people of all faiths and cultures are invited to explore and nurture their relationship with their Creator.

120 E Boyson Rd
Hiawatha, IA 52233
319-395-6700
http://prairiewoods.org/

 


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