General Nutrition and Health Information

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DHHS. ODPHP. National Health Information Center.

Search for health information from government and non-profit sources. Also in Spanish.


Nutrition for Everyone: Nutrition Basics

DHHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Learn about some basic nutrition concepts to help you sort through nutrition research and dietary advice.


IFIC logo International Food Information Council

International Food Information Council Foundation.

Provides information on topics ranging from general nutrition to food safety.


Food and Nutrition

Government of Canada. Health Canada.

Promotes healthy lifestyles and disease prevention through the dissemination of evidence-based nutrition policy and research.


Mayo Clinic Health Oasis

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research.

Provides general information on health and nutrition.


General Nutrition Information

Pennsylvania State University. Department of Food Science. Nutrition Information and Resource Center.

Database of nutrition information including links to Web sites, online publications, and NIRC library materials.


Iowa Answerline logo Iowa State University Extension Answerline

Iowa State University Extension.

Provides answers to commonly asked questions about the role of vitamins and minerals in overall health.


British Nutrition Foundation

British Nutrition Foundation.

Provides information on topics such as general nutrition, food commodities, and food labeling.


European Food Information Council

European Food Information Council.

Provides science-based information on food safety & quality and health & nutrition to the media, health and nutrition professionals, and educators, in a way that consumers can understand.


Meal Planning + Recipes

Dairy Council of California. Healthy Eating Made Easier.

Provides recipe and meal planning suggestions as well as general health information. Includes tools such as a recipe database, meal planner, and shopping lists.


Ask the Dietitian

Ask the Dietitian.

Provides answers to frequently asked questions on various topics of nutrition.


HealthLinkBC

British Columbia Ministry of Health.

Consumer-friendly resources from the the B.C. Ministry of Health, including Dial-A-Dietitian and other information designed to promote general health and wellness .


Go Ask Alice!

Healthwise of Columbia University.

Provides answers to frequently asked questions about nutrition and physical activity.


Guidelines for Healthy Meetings (PDF | 83 KB)

New York State Department of Health. Center for Community Health.

Provides guidelines and suggestions for health food and physical activity choices for meetings. Also includes information and suggesitons for vendors.