Resources

General Health and Wellness

www.eatright.org

The official website for the American Dietetic Association: Eat Right.  Learn the considerable difference between a ‘nutritionist’ and a ‘dietitian’.  Peruse the ‘For the Public’ tab for the latest food and nutrition news, information on healthy weight loss, childhood obesity, disease management through nutrition, food safety, diet reviews and much more.

www.americanheart.org

The American Heart Association.  A great resource for heart health, including: general nutrition, stress management, physical activity guidelines, weight management, and smoking cessation.

www.diabetes.org

National Diabetes Association.

www.drugwatch.com

Drug Watch.  Learn more about drugs, their side effects, and any medication and food interactions.

www.vrg.org

The Vegetarian Resource Group.  This is a great resource for those interested in the nutrition, ecology, and ethics of vegetarianism.

Mayo Clinic

A great resource for overall health and wellness from fitness, to smoking cessation, and nutrition for all ages.

My Plate

The new ‘food guide pyramid’ put out by the United States Department of Agriculture.

Tufts Health and Nutrition Newsletter

Nutrition news and infomation from a top institution.

Harvard School of Public Health: “The Nutrition Source”

Another nutrition resource from a top institution

The Center for Mindful Eating

An excellent resource for learning how to become more intuitive and mindful when eating.

Online Food Logs

www.fitday.com

Free online account after registration.

www.livestrong.com

Free with the option of a paid membership for more services.

www.nutritiondata.com

Free online account after registration.  Also a food database site.

www.my-calorie-counter.com

Free online account after registration.

www.myfooddiary.com

Paid subscription.

Food Databases

www.calorieking.com

Calorie King

http://nutritiondata.self.com

Nutrition Data (now part of “Self”)

http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/

USDA Food database

Sports Nutrition

www.scandpg.org

Sports, Cardiovascular & Wellness Nutritionists (SCAN).  A dietitian practice group form the American Dietetics Association.

www.sportsnutritionsociety.org

International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN).

Cancer Resources

www.cancer.org

American Cancer Society.

www.cancer.gov

National Cancer Institute

Complimentary & Alternative Medicine (CAM)

http://nccam.nih.gov

National Center for Complimentary and Alternative Medicine.

The Mayo Clinic’s CAM resources

Mayo Clinic.  A look at what CAM is and how it can be used.

National Cancer Institute’s position on CAM

Information about CAM approaches in cancer treatment.

Eating Disorders

www.nationaleatingdisorders.org

National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)

www.centerforchange.com

Center for Change

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