links Community Nutrition Education Services
 
internet resources

Note: Links to sites other than the CNES's may become inactive over time

American Academy of Family Physicians
http://www.aafp.org/
See “Patients” Section


American Academy of Pediatrics
http://www.aap.org/
See “General Resources”

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American Academy of Family Physicians

http://www.aafp.org/

See “Patients” Section

American Academy of Pediatrics

http://www.aap.org/

See “General Resources”

American Cancer Society

www.cancer.org

See “Resources for Healthy Living” Section

American Dietetic Association

www.eatright.org

See “Consumer Resources”

American Diabetes Association

http://www.diabetes.org/

See “Nutrition and Recipes; Weight Loss and Exercise ” Sections

American Heart Association

http://www.americanheart.org/

See “Healthy Lifestyle” Section

American Cancer Society;
American Heart Association;
American diabetes Association

www.everydaychoices.org

“Sisterhood” is Healthy (Campaign Helps African-American Women Improve Their Health)

American Medical Association

http://www.ama-assn.org/

See “For Patients” Section

American Public Health Association

http://www.thenationshealth.org/

Key word:“Healthy You”

Centers for Disease Control

http://www.cdc.gov/

See “Health Promotions” Section

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

 

www.cdc.gov/youthcampaign/index.htm

Youth Campaign (VERB)

Cholesterol Information

www.cholesterollowdown.org

Step by step guide to lowering cholesterol

Department of Agriculture
Team Nutrition

www.fns.usda.gov/tn

“My Pyramid for Kids” for elementary school children

Dietary Guidelines

www.healthierus.gov/dietaryguidelines

2005 Dietary Guidelines

Environmental Protection Agency

http://epa.gov/epawaste/wycd/catbook/index.htm

See “Consumer Handbook for Reducing Solid Waste”

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

http://hp2010.nhlbihin.net/portion

Portion Distortion Quiz

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

www.hp2010.nhlbihin.net/portion/servingcard7.pdf

Serving Size Card

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

See “Patients and the Public” Section. Includes recipes and information related to lowering blood pressure.

National Institute of Diabetes& Digestive & Kidney Diseases

www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/nutrit.htm

See
“Health Education”
Section

U.S. Department of Agriculture

http://www.usda.gov/

See “Food and Nutrition” Section

U.S. Department of Agriculture

http://www.mypyramid.gov/

Food Pyramid

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

http://www.usda.gov/

See “FDA Information for Consumers”
Food Labeling

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/men/tips.htm

“Tips for a healthy life for men”