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International Food Information Council

  • Information about nutrition and food safety
  • The Topics section includes information on different diets, ingredients, nutrients, and food labeling.

Provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:

  • Resources on food, healthy eating, physical activity and food safety

The Nutrition Source (Harvard School of Public Health)

  • Science-based articles and tools that help you turn nutrition knowledge into daily practice

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics


  • Nutrition information from the USDA, including healthy, budget-friendly recipes
  • Visit NJ SNAP-Ed for healthy recipes in partnership with Jersey Fresh, and links to local farmers markets