- American Academy of Family Physicians
The mission of the AAFP is to improve the health of patients, families and communities by serving the needs of members with professionalism and creativity.
- American College of Sports Medicine
The American College of Sports Medicine promotes and integrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life.
- American Heart Association
Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do. The need for our work is beyond question.
- Nevada Academy of Family Physicians
Information about Family Physicians in Nevada
- American Diabetes Organization
The Amercian Diabetes Association is the nation’s leading nonprofit health organization providing diabetes research, information, and advocacy.
- American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
- Centers for Disease Control
Useful information for people traveling to other countries as well as updates on disease epidemiology.
Local Exercise Groups
- Reno Wheelmen
The Reno Wheelmen have been a cycling tradition since 1896. Road and mountain bike racing in and around Reno.
- Silver State Striders
A great running group based out of Reno
- Tahoe Mountain Milers
Information on running in Carson City and around Lake Tahoe. A very complete local race schedule.
- Procrastinating Pedalers
Road bike rides – very casual fun group.
- Reno Area Triathletes
The place to go if you want to swim, bike and run in Northern Nevada.
- Far West Nordic Ski Education Assocaition
Helping to promote cross country skiing in the Sierra
- Tahoe Pyramid Bikeway
A great organization dedicated to helping to build a multi-use pathway from Lake Tahoe to Pyramid Lake