Nutrition and Nutrition Policy
Sources of U.S. Government Information
Compiled by Bret Heim, MSLIS

|| General || 
|| AIDS/HIV || Cancer || Cholesterol || Diabetes || Dietary Supplements || 
|| Drug-Nutrient Interaction || Elderly || Food Safety || Journals || Nutritional Information ||
|| Nutrition Policy || Women, Infants, Children || 


Nutrition .Gov 

Medline Plus Online Medical Encyclopedia 

National Library of Medicine List of Online Databases

Centers for Disease Control. Fast Statistics

Food, Nutrition, and Metabolism Topics from Medline Plus (National Library of Medicine)

Nutritional Information

Government Nutrition Information

Food and Nutrition Information Center [National Agriculture Library]

Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Dietary Intake of Macronutrients, Micronutrients, and Other Dietary 
Constituents, 1988-1994
[portable document format]

Nutrition Curriculum Guide for Training Physicians (National Institutes of Health)

Dietary Supplements

Facts About Dietary Supplements from the NIH Clinical Center

National Institutes of Health. Office of Dietary Supplements  

Drug-Nutrient Interaction

Drug and Nutrient Information from the NIH Clinical Center


Nutrition and HIV/AIDS from the Food and Nutrition Information Center (USDA)


Nutrition and Cancer [from the National Cancer Institute] 

Eating Hints for Cancer Patients 

Information on Cancer and Nutrition from FDA

Nutritional Epidemiology Branch Publications. National Cancer Institute. Division of Cancer Epidemiology


National Cholesterol Education Program

Medline Plus. Cholesterol

ATP III Cholesterol Management Implementation Tool for Palm OS 

Third Report of the National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) 
Expert Panel on Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Cholesterol 
in Adults [portable document format].


National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Diabetes and Women’s Health Across the Life Stages: A Public 
Health Perspective [portable document format].

Nutrition Policy

Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

Food Safety

Food Safety for Kids

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition 
(U.S. Food and Drug Administration)  

The Food Safety Educator [online journal]

Nutrition and the Elderly

USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging (HNRCA)
[Hosted by Tufts University]

Online bibliographies from the National Policy and Resource  Center on Nutrition and Aging.

Women, Infants, and Children

USDA Food and Nutrition Service. Child Nutrition Home Page

Infant Nutrition 

Information for Women on Food Safety, Nutrition and Cosmetics 

Information for Teenagers

Women, Infants, and Children Program (USDA) 


Family Economics and Nutrition Review [online journal]

Food Review 

The Food Safety Educator 

Food and Nutrition Research Briefs

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