Websites On Eating Disorders

Center for Eating Disorders

http://www.eating-disorders.com/

Center for Eating Disorders - provides information on diagnosis and treatment of the major eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia, binge-eating.

 

Database of Food And Nutrition Software. 
http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/etext/000053.html#xtocid2381846.
Maintained by the Food and Nutrition Information Center of the National Agricultural Library, United States Department of Agriculture, 1998. 

 

Eating Well, Staying Well
Grades 4-12
http://greg.tams.org/icc/Monetta/LessonTemplate.html

Students learn the importance of good nutrition with this WebQuest,
which was developed as part of a teacher inservice in Chicago, USA this summer. Find more WebQuests at http://greg.tams.org/icc/

 

Team Nutrition

http://www.fns.usda.gov/tn/

This is a resource for nutrition education information for schools, students, parents and communities.

 

National Dairy Council
6300 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018 
Phone: (312) 696-1020
National resource agency in nutrition: inter-sectoral relationships, research reports, educational exhibits, films, advertising material; news releases.

 

Healthy Eating
http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/1healthy_eating.html
Prepared by Dietitians of Canada
http://www.dietitians.ca/   
Five food group tips to help improve eating habits, such as choosing whole grains.

 

 

Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hppb/nutrition/pube/foodguid/index.html.  
Prepared by Health Canada (HC), Health Promotion and Programs Branch  (HPPB), Health Issues Division (HID) http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hppb/nutrition/  
Gives advice the proper amount of food needed every day from the four food groups.

 

 

Celebrating the Pleasure of Vegetarian Eating http://www.dietitians.ca/english/factsheets/e1995_02.html  
Prepared by Dietitians of Canada
http://www.dietitians.ca/

 

Provides basic facts on vegetarianism, including balanced diet, menu planning, and recipes.
Fast facts about nutrition http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/def/
doc/fast-point/fast1-1.html
  
Prepared by Dietitians of Canada
http://www.dietitians.ca/  

 

Outlines 5 important points in making food choices and discusses individual needs and buying tips.
Health Canada - Sant Canada: Nutrition Program Unit http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/hc-sc/
hppb-dgpps/nutrition/action/action.htm
 
Prepared by Health Canada (HC), Health Promotion and Programs Branch (HPPB), Health Issues Division (HID) http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hppb/nutrition/  
Provides full text model to address nutrition issues in communities across Canada. It includes a discussion of international issues and how foreign policy interconnects with domestic policy with regard to nutrition.

 

American Anorexia Bulimia Association  http://americananorexiabulimiaassociationinc.es.visualnet.com/  A national, nonprofit organization for preventing and treating eating disorders. Contains practical information for sufferers, parents and friends. Includes a bibliography on anorexia nervosa, bulimia, and binge eating and contact information of the organization. 

 

You Are What You Eat   

Thinkquest Nutrition Guide

This guide to nutrition includes a food database along with food counter and food planner tools; an introduction to why nutrition is important; information on food labels, eating out, value of diets and starting an exercise program; and, profiles of vitamins and minerals.

 

 

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