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Ethnomed Excellent site from University of Washington - covers several cultures, detailed discussions, materials in several languages
Cambodian Health Resources List: Extensive listing of Khmer language documents. Have a look.
Laotian/Lao Health Resources List
Vietnamese Health Resource List
Vietnamese health education - Good site
Asian & Pacific Islander Health Forum - Exactly that
Association of Asian Pacific Islander Community Health Organizations
Translation service (for fee) - Also free materials. Check it out.
DiversityRx: A new site - helpful
Utah Health Department - Ethnic Health Site: Materials in languages other than English, links, etc
Thalassemia (Cooley's anemia) is a blood disorder common among Sotheast Asians and others. The Cooley's Anemia Foundation is a good place to start with the problem.
 
Other Health Related Sites
 
PubMed: To me, the single easiest, most comprehensive data base with abstracts of articles
Grateful Med: Easy to use data base with abstracts of articles
Baylor's links to searching medical and nursing literature: Very useful with many means of finding data. You won't need any more than this. Good work Kathryn!
Census Lookup - 1990 Census data
More government statistics - from 70 agencies
US Department of Health and Human Services home page: From here you can access the Office of Minority Health, Public Health Service, Refugee Health, etc.
Healthfinder: Extensive site - diseases, treatments, etc.
Reference links from New York Times: Good, comprehensive (without being too large) listing of links.
 
Cambodian, Laotian, Vietnamese, and Related Sites
 
Cambodian/Khmer Links to sites; also Cambodia.org and Kampuchea.com
and Angkor Wat.org and Dith Pran Education Site
Cambodian Genocide Project
Khmer Health Advocates
Hmong Links to sites
Laotian links Links to sites
Vietnamese Mutual Assistance Association - Dallas - The partner in this work
Vietnam Pictures - Good surfin' - if you have Win95 0r 98, right-click on a picture you like and select Set as Wallpaper
 
Other worthwhile sites
 
AsianWeek - an excellent US newspaper - "The voice of Asian America"
Chinese Newcomers Service Center - Many Chinese coming to U.S. without papers or assistance - needing ethical assistance. Nice site!
Kyoto University Center for Southeast Asian Studies
Asian Art
Asian Studies: A really BIG & RICH site
US Indochina Reconciliation Project (USIRP). Newsletter, job postings, resources related to Southeast Asia. Good idea to be on their mailing list. Print better than web.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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