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Center for Mind-Body Medicine

The
Center for Mind-Body Medicine is a non-profit, 501(c) (3), educational
organization dedicated to reviving the spirit and transforming the
practice of medicine. The Center is working to create a more effective,
comprehensive and compassionate model of healthcare and health
education. The Center’s model combines the precision of modern science
with the wisdom of the world’s healing traditions, to help health
professionals heal themselves, their patients and clients, and their
communities.

http://www.cmbm.org

American Dietetic Association

The
American Dietetic Association is the world's largest organization of
food and nutrition professionals. ADA is committed to improving the
nation’s health and advancing the profession of dietetics through
research, education and advocacy.

http://www.eatright.org/cps/rde/xchg/ada/hs.xsl/index.html

Division of Nutrition Research Coordination (DNRC)

The
Division of Nutrition Research Coordination (DNRC) advises the National
Institutes of Health (NIH) Director and others on nutrition research
issues and works with the NIH organizational components to coordinate
nutrition research and research training initiatives.

http://dnrc.nih.gov/nutrition_education/index.shtml

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

NHLBI provides leadership for a national program in diseases of the
heart, blood vessels, lung, and blood; blood resources; and sleep
disorders. The Institute plans, conducts, fosters, and supports an
integrated and coordinated program of basic research, clinical
investigations and trials, observational studies, and demonstration and
education projects.

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

When
Delicious Meets Nutritious: Recipes for Heart Health: recipes were
specially developed by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
(NHLBI).

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/educational/hearttruth/downloads/pdf/factsheet-recipes.pdf

Healthier Feds resources on a healthy lifestyle from OPM

HealthierFeds
provides information and education to Federal employees and retirees
about healthy living, greater individual responsibility for personal
health, and best-treatment strategies.

http://healthierfeds.opm.gov/

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

The
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is
the Federal Government's lead agency for scientific research on
complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). They are 1 of the 27
institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health
(NIH) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

http://nccam.nih.gov/

Includes
newsletter, Complementary and Alternative Medicine: Focus on Research
and Care offers content that is focused on research and patient care.

http://nccam.nih.gov/news/newsletter/

Dietary Guidelines for Americans:

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans has been published jointly every 5 years since 1980 by the HYPERLINK "http://www.hhs.gov" \t "new" Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the HYPERLINK "http://www.usda.gov"
\t "new" Department of Agriculture (USDA). The Guidelines provide
authoritative advice for people two years and older about how good
dietary habits can promote health and reduce risk for major chronic
diseases. They serve as the basis for Federal food and nutrition
education programs.

http://www.health.gov/DietaryGuidelines/

Nutrition.gov

A
service of the National Agricultural Library, USDA that provides easy,
online access to government information on food and human nutrition for
consumers.

http://www.nutrition.gov

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