Nutrition Education Tools
Healthy Body Calculator
Free program helps you determine your caloric needs.
The Food Guide Pyramid for Young Children
Putting the 2005 Guidelines into Practice

USDA-CNPP-MyPyramid Super Tracker  

Nutrition Analysis Tool (NAT) Energy Calculator
Helps you analyze your calorie needs.
USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference
This online searchable database allows you to look up the nutrient content of thousands of foods.
Body Mass Index and Health   Defines body mass index (BMI) and discusses the relationship between BMI and health risks. Includes a BMI Lookup Table and Calculator.
What is obesity? American Obesity Association Fact Sheet
The contribution of expanding portion sizes to the US obesity epidemic.
About Obesity - International Obesity Task Force
This report examines classifications of overweight and obesity, global prevalence, causes and consequences of obesity, and weight management strategies.
The Practical Guide: Identification, Evaluation, & Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults
The Consequences of Childhood Overweight and Obesity
Provides data profiles about childhood obesity including health and quality of life issues.
From Wallet to Waistline: The Hidden Costs of Super Sizing
Overweight Children and Youth >
Health Topics: Childhood Obesity
A comprehensive resource page for national statistics and action plans/strategies for schools systems.
Body Mass Index -for-Age (children)
Helping your overweight child
How can I lose weight safely?
Written by a registered dietitian.
You are what you eat
Written for girls, this Web site information deals candidly with maintaining a healthy weight and making the best food choices for you.
Your Child's Weight
Written by a Physician and a Dietitian, this series of articles deal with Overweight Kids, Obesity and Children, Does Dieting work? and "Making Choices" are especially helpful.

Fruit & Veggie Color Champions Games, Activity Pages, and Recipes for children ages 2-8










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