Header: Nutrition Resources
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Health Nutrition Directory

About Sugar - http://www.sugar.org/
Read the consumer fact sheet "About Sugar," presented by the American Sugar Association, to review some basics about sugar and carbohydrates.
Can Your Kitchen Pass the Food Safety Test? - http://www.cdc.gov/foodsafety/
Take this test to see if your kitchen is safe. This site also includes a lot of additional information on food safety.
ChooseMyplate.gov - http://www.choosemyplate.gov/
To understand how to use the web-based tool called MyPlate, go to www.MyPlate.gov and create a personal plan. Read the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans and take charge of your health and fitness by taking small steps each day. To read more, go to www.healthierus.gov
Gateway to Government Food Safety Information - http://www.foodsafety.gov/
FoodSafety.gov is a gateway Web site that provides links to selected government safety-related food information. This web site is part of the National Food Safety Information Network. It is maintained by FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition.
Health Canada's Food and Nutrition site - http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/index-eng.php
Canada has a history of proactive policies in health care and nutrition. Visit this Health Canada site to learn more about nutrition resources of the Canadian government.
Nutrition Information from the World Health Organization (WHO) - http://www.who.int/nut/
Visit this World Health Organization site to see the latest on malnutrition throughout the world. Learn about the links between nutrition, health, and human rights.
Nutrition.gov - http://www.nutrition.gov/
This is your guide to nutrition and health information on federal government websites. Links are sorted under the topic categories food facts, health management, food safety, resources, food assistance, and research.
RecipeZaar - http://www.recipezaar.com/
Need a low-calorie recipe? How about a low-sodium or high-fiber recipe? This site has fast solutions based on criteria such as diet, taste, time, nutrition, health and value.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Water - http://www.epa.gov/OW/
This is the water site for the Environmental Protection Agency. Find out about concerns, publications, laws, regulations and more.
USDA Nutrient Data Library - http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/contact.html
Search the USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference! See responses to frequently asked questions, or do a search to look up the nutrient content of a particular food.
Vegetarian Resource Group - http://www.vrg.org/nutrition/adapaper.htm
This link will take you to the Vegetarian Resource Group. You will find vegetarian books that are available, recipes, and learn about planning a well-balanced, vegetarian meal.
Videos from the American Dietetic Association (ADA) - http://www.eatright.org/Media/Videos.aspx
These videos from the American Dietetic Association's video library showcase public service announcements on healthy eating and nutrition, as well as videos about diabetes, public relations iniatives, and the media.