Guide to Nutrition and Family Resources
Government- Sponsored Sites:
Shape Up America – http://www.cdc.gov
Complementary and Aleternative Medicine- http://www.nccam.nih.gov
Nutrient Database for Standard Standard Reference – http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/cgi-bin/nut_s.pl
Food And Nutrition Information Ceter – http://www.nalusda.gov/fnic
Consumer Information Center – http://www.pueblo.gsa.gov
Fedsite – U.S Government Statistics – http://www.fedstats.gov
Parenting Youth - http://parentingteens.about.com
Sites Sponsored by Non-Profit Organization:
World Health Organization – http://www.who.org
National Council Against Health Fraud- http://www.ncahf.org
American Dieteitic Association – http://www.eatright.org
American Cancer Society – http://www.cancer.org
Center for Science in the Public Interest- http://www.cspinet.org
5 A Day For Better Health from the Produce for better Health Foundation – http://www.5aday.com
ALCOHOL, TOBACCO & OTHER DRUGS
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America
Information about club drugs
XTC: Close up.
Drugscope is a website about drugs from the United Kingdom.
Education about drugs and STDs
National Clearinghouse on Alcohol and Drug Information
Reality Check: Looking at issues related to Marijuana
Information about inhalants
From the Nemours Foundation
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
Updated information about club drugs
Promoting anti-doping policies and preventing youth drug use through sports.
Site for K – 8 kids and teachers
The Science of having fun
Rules for different kids games.
Fun games for kids
New York State Assembly
Centers for Disease Control Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
CDC National HIV Prevention Information Network
Suffolk County Government
Write to Congress, President and State Legislators
Product recalls by brand, type, and date
United States Department of Health AIDS Bureau
New York State Department of Health
U.S. House of Representatives
New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services
New York State Education Department
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
New York State Senate
Official White House Website
HEALTH RELATED ISSUES
Comprehensive resource about acne
Eating Disorders Resources
An educational program brought to you by the American Academy of Dermatology.
Ask the Dietitian
Columbia University, Health Education Program
Extensive children’s health info
Food and nutrition information center
National Eating Disorders Association
Adolescents and teens can ask questions and get honest open answers about puberty.
Information about health issues for teens.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, information for kids, teens, and educators.
Vegetarian Resource Group
Resources for adult health issues
The National Women’s Health Information Center
Women’s Health Interactive
One stop resource to learn about internet safety.
internet safety guide in English and Spanish
Guidelines for staying safe online
Internet safety and child safety information.
Kid safety on the internet – Police notebook
Find tips, advice and suggestions to make your family's online experience fun and productive.
Safetyed international run by volunteers with many years experience in internet safety education, child advocacy and child protection.
Links to hundreds of different resources for parents.
Hundreds of searchable recipes
Child Develop Institute, Parent Information
Price comparisons, shopping links
Objective reports of movies’ levels of sex, violence, profanity
Pregnancy, childcare, family, home.
Parenting magazine website
A service of Girls and Boys Town
Resources for parents and professionals that work with them.
iVillage website and links to parenting resources.
The best of the web for every parenting stage
Parenting adolescents. Links to other parenting adolescents websites.
Preteen related resources for parents by parents.
Resiliency in Action
Parenting children with special needs. Links to other special needs websites.
PREVENTING SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
AIDS information global information system
The American Social Health Association
Information for young people about HIV/AIDS
AIDS information and resources
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies
Sexuality Information Education Council of the United States
This is the Cool Math website. They can click on Ages 13 – 100 to get information and help with math.
To create the best possible educational software and services for middle and high school students, and college students.
Homework help and science fair projects
Search engine created by librarians
New York State PTA Association
Discovery Channel learning tools
Kids on the web homework tools.