Sites on Food & Nutrition

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    Square Meals www.squaremeals.org Texas Department of Agriculture site offering tips on healthy eating for parents, kids, and schools.
    Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition www.cfsan.fda.gov Information of food handling and safety initiative, and food labeling related to dietary needs.
    Center for Science in the Public Interest www.cspinet.org General resource for a variety of nutritional awareness issues including newsletters, press releases, and current nutritional research.
    Food and Nutrition Information Center www.nal.usda.gov/fnic U.S. Department of Agriculture site with information on healthy school meals, food bourne illnesses, the food guide pyramid, and dietary guidelines.
    Dole-5 a Day www.dole5aday.com Multimedia website focusing on the importance of fruits and vegetables.
    American Dietetic Association www.eatright.org Understand the food pyramid with daily tips, hot topics, and nutrition resources.
    Ask the Dietitian www.askthedietitian.com Calculate healthy weight and caloric intake, nutrition analysis, information about food additives, preservatives, and allergies.
    You Are What You Eat: Interactive Guide to Good Nutrition www.getschooled.com Interactive site that allows you to examine your diet and plan nutritious changes.
    Arbor Nutrition Guide www.arborcom.com Searchable database categorized by subject, and a special section on cultural nutrition.
    The Healthy Refrigerator www.healthyfrig.org Information about healthy eating to prevent heart disease.
    Portion Distortion www.mypyramid.com Demonstrates how portion sizes have changed over the past 20 years.
    Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition www.fda.gov Comprehensive FDA site with special sections for kids, parents, and teachers.
    Tufts University Health and Nutrition Letter www.healthletter.tufts.edu Addresses a variety of questions relating to current trends and nutritional concerns.
    Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion www.cnpp.usda.gov Promotes dietary guidance linking scientific research to the nutrition needs of consumers.
    Dairy Max Nutrition Network www.dairymax.com Excellent source for teaching information, recipes, and information on nutrition.
    "Food and Nutrition" Newsletters www.fcs.tamu.edu Texas A&M Cooperative Extension site with links to the extensive archives of the "Food and Nutrition" newsletters published by the Texas A&M University System.
    The Peanut Institute www.peanut-institute.org Everything you ever needed to know about peanuts.