American Dietetic Association
ADA serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and
well-being. ADA members are the nation's food and nutrition experts,
translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for
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Dole 5 A Day
"5 A Day For Better Health" Program is a national program created to
encourage all Americans to eat 5 to 9 servings of fruits and vegetables
every day to promote better health. The colorful, fruit and
vegetable-filled 5 A Day logo reminds everyone to eat 5 A Day everyday!
in 1991, 5 A Day is the largest public-private partnership for health
and nutrition in the United States. The program is sponsored by a number
of government agencies and non-government agencies including: the
National Cancer Institute; the Produce for Better Health Foundation (a
non-profit consumer education foundation); the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention; the American Cancer Society; the United States
Department of Agriculture; the American Heart Association; and the
American Dietetic Association. Additionally, all 50 U.S. states have 5 A
Day State Coordinators who oversee 5 A Day programs and activities
within their states.
National Dairy Council
National Dairy Council® (NDC), the nutrition marketing arm of Dairy
Management Inc.™ has been the leader in dairy nutrition research,
education and communication since 1915. NDC provides timely,
scientifically sound nutrition information to the media, physicians,
dietitians, nurses, educators, consumers and others concerned about
fostering a healthier society.
National School Lunch Program
That The National School Lunch Program
(NSLP) is a federally assisted meal program operating in public and
nonprofit private schools and residential child care institutions. It
provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children
each school day. The program was established under the National School
Lunch Act, signed by President Harry Truman in 1946.
The website of the United States
Department of Agriculture's My Plate. It offers personalized eating
plans and interactive tools to help plan and assess your food choices.
This site offers information on all
aspects of health and wellness for kids. It includes practical
information and news for parents as well as pages of information for
kids and teens.