Online is designed to get you
excited about making positive changes toward better health, productivity
and effectiveness. It helps
you prepare for the future that will require an unprecedented
level of self-understanding, flexibility and the ability to
thrive in the midst of mind-numbing
- Best of Health Online includes interactive
self-assessments with immediate online results, and quality health
education and behavior change modules. Our service
provides user-friendly information that you can act on right away to
reenergize yourself in preparation for the real challenges ahead.
Experts are just a mouse click away to answer questions via
e-mail. Current Modules:
- Best of Health Online our comprehensive service that helps people make
positive changes toward better health, productivity, and effectiveness,
has been created under the overall guidance of Mr. Kailash Narayan,
of Health Online has received numerous
awards including the Outstanding
Interface to the Web Award at the Healthy People 2010 Conference
and Technology Games in January, 2000, hosted by the US Dept. of
Health and Human Services.
Best of Health Online was also selected as a winner in the fall 1999
World Wide Web Health Award. It received a Gold Award for Health Promotion/Disease & Injury Prevention
Information. It was also
judged to be Most Innovative Site
and Best Interactive Site.
Best of Health Online incorporate the best components from a decade
long traditional wellness program at ARCO
for over 12,000 employees and 28,000 retirees. The ARCO
wellness program, under Mr. Narayan's direction, received HealthNet's
Worksite Wellness Excellence Award and the C. Everett Koop National
Health Award Honorable Mention.
Kailash Narayan, MS, Founder/President,
LIFELINE International with extensive experience in developing and implementing innovative programs, is the creator
and integrator of the award-winning service -- Best of Health Online -- for
improvement of your health, productivity and effectiveness!
Gale McKie, RN, Partner, Body Logic Health Management, a graduate of George Brown College, Toronto, Canada, with a degree in
nursing, is one of the real voices behind BackMan, your personal guide on
the Interactive Back Care Module.
Esther Orioli, MS, President, Essi
Systems Inc., the developer of the
award-winning StressMap®, is your personal guide on the Move to
Reduce Stress Module.
Wyman Sanders, MD, a faculty member of
the UCLA School of Medicine since 1970 and
currently an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and an Associate of the UCLA
Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, is your personal guide on the Check for
Chad Tackett, President, Global Health &
Fitness, a Certified Personal Trainer and Weight Management Specialist with degrees in Exercise & Health Science and Nutrition is
your personal guide on the Move to Get Fit Module.
Sheila Flynn Esquivel, MS, a Registered Dietitian, author of the LIFELINE Healthy Eating Cookbook,
nutritional lecturer, and a consulting nutritionist for several leading corporations in
Southern California, is your personal guide on the Move to Eat Healthy Module.
Selzer, President of Nutrition Scientific,
is the developer of the Quick Check for Diet Progress, used extensively
at the University of Southern California School of Medicine for diet analysis in clinical
trials in ischemic heart disease. An interactive version of the Quick Check for
Diet Progress is a key online resource in our Move to Eat Healthy Module.
Ferguson, M.D., is editor and publisher of the Ferguson Report: The Newsletter of Consumer Health Informatics and Online Health. Through research and over 200 interviews with health concerned smokers, Dr.
Ferguson developed The No Nag-No-Guilt-Do -it-Your-Own-Way Guide to Quitting
Smoking. He is your guide on the Move to Stop Smoking Module.
Framer, Director of Institute for Corporate Health is a co-developer of
the ASAP! Health Survey. With his background in
Clinical Psychology and over 20 years experience in behavioral medicine,
health promotion and disease prevention, Ed is eminently qualified to
encourage you to Assess Your Health ASAP! and to help you in
making and maintaining healthy changes.
Gordon Kaplan, Ph.D., Clinical
Psychology, is a co-developer of the ASAP! Health Survey. He has more than 20 years of experience in weight management,
smoking cessation, and risk factor assessment, and health risk factor
reduction. He focuses on your readiness to change to guide you to better
health and productivity.
Dr. J. David Clyde, your personal guide for International Travel
Information, has over 12 years experience as regional and international medical director for two major petroleum companies. Dr. Clyde has provided support to expatriate workers and families, and advised corporate management on occupational health and international health issues. Dr. Clyde is currently CEO of Spinnaker Medical Consultants International,
Wolfe, M.D., with extensive experience as a physician, speaker,
consultant and author, is your personal guide on the Balance
Mind and Body Module. She will help you become more aware of how the
mind affects the body and how to use this awareness to improve your
health and performance.