Links


George Washington University Medical Center
www.gwumc.edu

General Information on Nutrition and Obesity

National Institutes of Health: Obesity
health.nih.gov/topic/Obesity

National Institutes of Health: Weight-Control Information Network
www.niddk.nih.gov/health/nutrit/win.htm

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Overweight and Obesity
www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/Obesity/

CDC Foundation: Obesity
www.cdcfoundation.org/healththreats/obesity.aspx

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Nutrition
www.cdc.gov/nutrition

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Childhood Obesity
www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/dnpa/obesity/childhood/index.htm

Dietary Guidelines for Americans
www.health.gov/DietaryGuidelines/

United States Department of Agriculture: Nutrition
www.nutrition.gov/

United States Department of Agriculture: Weight Management
www.nutrition.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=11&tax_level=1&tax_subject=390

United States Department of Agriculture: Nutrition Policy and Promotion
www.cnpp.usda.gov/

USDA: What We Eat in America database
www.ars.usda.gov/Services/docs.htm?docid=15044

USDA: What? in the Foods You Eat search tool
www.ars.usda.gov/Services/docs.htm?docid=17032

American Dietetic Association
www.eatright.org

Shape Up America
www.shapeup.org/

American Dietetic Association: Evidence Library
www.adaevidencelibrary.org

The Obesity Society
www.obesity.org

Obesity and Dieting Resources

Calorie Control Council
www.caloriecontrol.org

Nutrition Data
www.nutritiondata.com

Calories Per Hour website
www.caloriesperhour.com

Food Count
www.foodcount.com

Calorie King
www.calorieking.com

FitDay
www.fitday.com

LEARN website
www.learneducation.com

Strong Women
www.strongwomen.com

The Fitness Jumpsite
www.primusweb.com/fitnesspartner/index.html

The Fast Food Explorer
www.fatcalories.com

Nutrition Analysis Tool
www.nat.uiuc.edu/

Information on Obesity-Related Chronic Disease

American Diabetes Association
www.diabetes.org

American Heart Association
www.americanheart.org

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Heart Disease
www.cdc.gov/heartdisease

American Stroke Association
www.strokeassociation.org

American Medical Association
www.ama-assn.org

Resources for Children and Adolescents

Mayo Clinic: Childhood Obesity
www.mayoclinic.com/health/childhood-obesity/DS00698

USDA: Team Nutrition
www.fns.usda.gov/tn

Way to Go Kids!
www.waytogokids.com

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: Childhood Obesity
www.rwjf.org/childhoodobesity/

Kids Health (The Nemours Foundation)
kidshealth.org/parent/general/body/overweight_obesity.html

Baylor College of Nutrition: Children? Nutrition Research Center
www.bcm.edu/cnrc/

American Dietetic Association: Nutrition Guidance for Healthy Children
www.eatright.org/ada/files/Guidancenp.pdf

National Food Service Management Institute
www.nfsmi.org/Default.aspx

Nutrition for Kids
www.nutritionforkids.com

Mental Health Resources

Help Guide
www.helpguide.org

National Mental Health Association
www.nmha.org/go/about-us

Stress Tips
www.stresstips.com

Stress Management Help Guide
www.helpguide.org/mental/stress_management_relief_coping.htm

Stress Management resources
www.mindtools.com/smpage.html

Stress Management for Patient and Physician
www.mentalhealth.com/mag1/p51-str.html

National Institute of Mental Health
www.nimh.nih.gov

National Institute of Mental Health: Anxiety Disorders
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/anxiety-disorders/index.shtml

National Institute of Mental Health: Depression
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/depression/index.shtml

National Institute of Mental Health: Eating Disorders
www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/eating-disorders/index.shtml

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
www.adaa.org

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation
www.ocfoundation.org

Body Image Resources

National Eating Disorders Association
www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders
www.anad.org

Nourishing Connections
www.nourishingconnections.com/stay_attuned_tools.htm

Healthy Weight Network
www.healthyweight.net

The Body Positive
www.thebodypositive.org

Largesse: The Network for Size Esteem
www.eskimo.com/~largesse/

The Council on Size & Weight Discrimination
www.cswd.org/