|American Dietetic Association
Consumers can find a wealth of information by visiting the American Dietetic Association on the Web. The site features approximately 3,ooo pages of content from news releases and consumer tips to Nutrition Fact Sheets, FAQ, and the Good Nutrition Reading List.
|Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator
Your body mass index is a factor related to the development of a chronic disease. Those who fall into the overweight or obese category should consider losing weight to help decrease their risk of chronic disease. Even a small weight loss may help decrease your risk.
|American Diabetes Association
Provides research, information and advocacy related to diabetes. Their mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. This is a great resource for parents, adults, and health care professionals.
The USDA recently released the new My Pyramid food guidance system which provides many options to help Americans make healthy food choices and be active every day.
Provides a number of cooking and baking tips, product information, and healthy recipes with the diabetes exchanges for diabetic or weight loss clients.
|National Weight Control Registry
This is a research study which shows that successful weight loss is indeed possible. This Registry has identified more than 4, 000 individuals who have lost significant amounts of weight and kept it off for long periods of time. Contains inspiring success stories of some of its members.
Nutrition site providing an ask the experts section, nutrition articles, nutrition jobs, salary surveys, career questionnaires, and message boards for the nutrition professional as well as the general public. All visitors welcome.
A great resource for nutrition books, jobs, links, articles, and a nutrition store. “Don’t be fooled by imitations. You can learn to enjoy life, eat well and be well today.”
|Personal Trainers World
Working alongside an experienced trainer, you will undertake a regular program of activity in knowledge that you are working in the safest and most effective manner. If fitness traning has not been successful in the past, and you now lack motivation to do it yourself, a personal trainer could be JUST FOR YOU!
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