Lifecycle Nutrition

Infant Eating in a High Chair Infant Nutrition

For parents, caregivers and educators, this page focuses on infant and toddler nutrition including age- and stage-appropriate foods and feeding skills.

boys eating lunch Child Nutrition and Health

Educators and parents can find resources here to help guide development of nutrition knowledge and skills for children; includes Resource Lists, Interactive Playground, Kids' Sites and Reports.


For and about older children and teens, this page has information about their special nutritional needs. Includes resources on fitness, body image and self-esteem for teens and those who work with or care about them.

Pregnant Woman Eating Pregnancy

Links to general information, resources, and educational materials for consumers and professionals, including nutrient needs during pregnancy, folic acid resources, and WIC.


Provides links to resources to support mothers and promote optimal infant nutrition.

Older woman with groceries Aging

For and about seniors, find resources on healthy eating, nutritional challenges related to aging, food safety issues, Meals on Wheels and other assistance programs. Links to organizations focused on aging issues.

Sports figures Fitness and Sports Nutrition

Find a variety of fitness, physical activity and sports nutrition topics from organizations and institutes that specialize in sports medicine and exercise science research.

Vegetarian Nutrition

Learn about different types of vegetarianism, how to plan a healthy diet, and find recipes.