Additional Resources

Web Sites

Centers For Disease Control and Prevention

Center for Human Nutrition, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Your Disease Risk, Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine

International Obesity Task Force

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Nutrition Policy Page, Center for Science in the Public Interest

The Weight-Control Information Network (WIN)


Harvard School of Public Health

Asian Diabetes Prevention Initiative

The Obesity Prevention Source

Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity


Related Programs

Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH)

Eat Well & Keep Moving

Harvard Transdisciplinary Research in Energetics and Cancer Center

Health Professionals Follow up Study

Nurses’ Health Study, Nurses’ Health Study II

Out of School Nutrition and Physical Activity Initiative (OSNAP)

Planet Health

Semi-Quantitative Food Frequency Questionnaires File Download Site (Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition)

Tanzania Food Composition Tables (Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, the Tanzania Food and Nutrition Centre, and the Harvard School of Public Health)

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