Safe Food and Nutrition

Healthy Wisconsin 2020 - Safe Food and Nutrition -pdf
See also Physical Activity

Abstracts, Articles, Citations, and Searches
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010- Educational and Community-Based Programs
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010-Food Safety
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010- Nutrition and Overweight
Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010-Physical Fitness

Guidelines
Community Guidelines Nutrition
Community Guidelines Obesity
Community Guidelines Physical Activity
US Preventive Services Taskforce Metabolic, Nutritional, Endocrine Conditions:

Diabetes Mellitus: Screening
Diet (Nutrition): Counseling
Hemochromatosis: Screening
Hormone Replacement Therapy: Preventive Medication
Hyperbilirubinemia in Infants: Screening
Iron Deficiency Anemia (Anemia): Screening
Obesity in Adults: Screening and Counseling
Obesity in Children and Adolescents: Screening
Physical Activity (Exercise): Counseling
Thyroid Disease: Screening

Wisconsin Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity Prevention Program

Food Safety
Food Safety
Food Safety.gov has federal food safety information including keeping food safe, food poisoning, inspections, videos, podcasts, and news.

Food Safety Research Information Office
Supporting the research community by collecting, organizing and disseminating food safety research information.

 

Nutrition - Click these links to easily find information below.

Access
Breastfeeding
Nutrition for the whole family

Nutrition, Obesity and Physical Activity
Adults and General
Children
Parents
Seniors
Teens

Access
Wisconsin Department of Health Services Nutrition/Hunger Relief Programs

Wisconsin Food Share
FoodShare Wisconsin was created to help stop hunger and to improve nutrition and health. FoodShare helps people with limited money buy the food they need for good health.

Wisconsin WIC (Women, Infant, and Children)
The purpose of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) is to promote and maintain the health and well-being of nutritionally at-risk pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infants and children. WIC provides supplemental nutritious foods, nutrition and breastfeeding information, and referral to other health and nutrition services. WIC promotes and supports breastfeeding.

 

Breastfeeding
ACOG (American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology) Breastfeeding
A pamphlet to find information on the benefits of breastfeeding, facts about breastfeeding, how to breastfeed, tips on diet, birth control, and going back to work, and how to keep your breasts healthy

CDC - Breastfeeding
Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is committed to increasing breastfeeding rates throughout the United States and to promoting and supporting optimal breastfeeding practices toward the ultimate goal of improving the public's health. In order to achieve these goals, CDC utilizes an evidence-based policy and environmental approach to breastfeeding protection, promotion, and support. CDC's breastfeeding activities cover a wide range, from conducting and supporting research about breastfeeding to evaluating and sharing information about existing strategies to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding. CDC also works closely with partners and organizations working to improve breastfeeding across the country.

La Leche League
Our Mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.

Breastfeeding Information and Answers
Breastfeeding and the United States Law
Lactation Support and Health Care Professionals

Madison Breastfeeding Help
Breastfeeding is the normal, healthy way to nurture babies. Breastfeeding should be a happy, loving, comfortable part of family life. We help families in the community by offering information, problem-solving help, and emotional support.

MedlinePlus Breastfeeding
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

Our Bodies Ourselves Health Resource Center - Breastfeeding

WIC (Women Infant and Children) Works Resource Center
The WIC Works mission is “to serve as an encompassing resource for WIC nutritionists and other WIC professionals nationwide.”

Breastfeeding

Wisconsin Breastfeeding Law 2009
Act 148/ 2009 Assembly Bill 57 (PDF)

Wisconsin DHS Breastfeeding
Information on breastfeeding through WI DHS

Women’s Health-Breastfeeding
Includes information, finding support, stories, and an easy-to-read guide (English and Spanish). The Office on Women's Health (OWH) is within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Its Vision is to ensure that "All Women and Girls are Healthier and Have a Better Sense of Well Being." Its mission is to "provide leadership to promote health equity for women and girls through sex/gender-specific approaches." The strategy OWH uses to achieve its mission and vision is through the development of innovative programs, by educating health professionals, and motivating behavior change in consumers through the dissemination of health information.

 

Nutrition for the Whole Family

Nutrition, Obesity, and Physical Activity
CDC Nutrition
CDC nutrition efforts cover a wide spectrum of related topics. Good nutrition is vital to good health, disease prevention, and essential for healthy growth and development of children and adolescents. Health Professional information.

Dietary Guidelines
Health & Human Services-The Dietary Guidelines for Americans has been published jointly every 5 years since 1980 by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the 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.

Food and Nutrition Information Center - USDA
The Food and Nutrition Information Center - provides credible, accurate, and practical resources for nutrition and health professionals, educators, government personnel and consumers.

Healthy Meals Resource System
Providing information to persons working in the USDA's Child Nutrition Programs.

Nutrition Evidence Library
Specializes in conducting systematic reviews to inform Federal nutrition policy and programs.

SNAP-Ed Connection
The SNAP-Ed Connection is a online resource center for State and local SNAP-Ed (Food Stamp) providers.

Fruit and Veggies Matter - CDC
Here you can find information on fruits and vegetables benefits, tips, recipes, and interactive tools.

Health Care Professionals
Including research and resources and tools- has information on policy and food safety

Let’s Move
The Let’s Move! campaign, started by First Lady Michelle Obama, has an ambitious national goal of solving the challenge of childhood obesity within a generation so that children born today will reach adulthood at a healthy weight.

PBS Parents Nutrition
Find ideas for getting your family to eat healthy. Welcome to PBS Parents, the trusted online resource that's filled with information about your child’s development from birth through the early school years. Created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields, PBS Parents provides the answers you need to be your child’s first, best teacher.

PhPartners Nutrition
Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce is a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries which provides timely, convenient access to selected public health resources on the Internet.

Toolkit for Health Professionals
Health & Human Services - The following resources may assist health education experts, such as doctors and nutritionists, in offering the latest science-based nutrition and physical activity recommendations to the public.

Weight-control Information Network
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease-The Weight-control Information Network provides the general public, health professionals, the media, and Congress with up-to-date, science-based information on weight control, obesity, physical activity, and related nutritional issues.

Nutrition & Obesity Organization
Federal government and agencies, non-governmental agencies, interactive tools, and related links.

Publications
Search by subject or A-Z list. You can find publications for health professionals and the public (English and Spanish).

We Can!- NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-
We Can!® is a national childhood obesity prevention program.

Eating Right
Health Care Providers
Tools and Resources

Wisconsin DHS Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity Prevention Program
The Nutrition and Physical Activity Program provides statewide leadership to decrease overweight and obesity, increase physical activity and improve nutrition. Located in the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, the Program and its partners have developed and are implementing the Wisconsin Nutrition and Physical Activity State Plan to accomplish the overall goal of preventing obesity and chronic disease.

Wisconsin Nutrition Education Program
WNEP is a UW-Extension nutrition education program that helps limited resource families and individuals choose healthful diets, purchase and prepare healthful food and handle it safely, and become more food secure by spending their food dollars wisely.

 

Adults and General (if you are looking for family resources, see Parents)

Choose my plate
Resources to healthy nutrition -- USDA

Fruits and Veggies Matter - CDC
Find information on recipes, getting enough fruits and vegetables, making a budget, tips, and interactive tools

Family Doctor
This site is operated by the American Academy of Family Physicians and is for quality consumer health information.

Nutrition and Exercise When You Have HIV (Spanish Available)
Nutrition and Food Habit Questionnaire (Spanish Available)
Nutrition for Weight Loss: Is a Low-Carbohydrate Diet Right for Me?
Nutrition for Weight Loss: What You Need to Know About Fad Diets
Nutrition Prescription (Spanish Available)
Nutrition Tips for Kids (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: Determine Your Calorie Needs (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: How to Make Healthier Food Choices (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: How to Read a Nutrition Facts Label (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: Keeping a Food Diary (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: Recommended Daily Amounts (Spanish Available)
Nutrition: Tips for Improving Your Health

Medlineplus.gov
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you up-to-date and reliable information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in any easy-to-understand language. You learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.

Nutrition

Recipes
Delicious Heart Healthy Latino Recipes/Platillos latinos sabrosos y saludables (bilingual English, Spanish)- NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -choose availability and pdf to download the book

Keep the Beat: Heart Healthy Recipes - NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Stay Young at Heart Recipes - NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Heart-Healthy Home Cooking African American Style
NIH Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute- choose availability and pdf to download the book

 

Children
KidsHealth.org
As part of The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, KidsHealth also provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

Cooking and Recipes
Games
Explore the Food Guide
Mission Nutrition
Staying Healthy
What is it? Focus on Food

Medlineplus.gov
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you up-to-date and reliable information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in any easy-to-understand language. You learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.

Children Nutrition
Infant and Newborn Nutrition
Toddler Nutrition

My Pyramid for Kids
Resources to help children 6-11 be healthy eaters
My Pyramid for Preschoolers
Resources to help children 2-5 be healthy eaters

 

Parents
Kids Health.org
As part of The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, KidsHealth also provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

Nutrition and Fitness
Recipes

 

Seniors
Medlineplus.gov
Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you up-to-date and reliable information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in any easy-to-understand language. You learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.

Nutrition for Seniors

NIHSeniorHealth
Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, NIHSeniorHealth is an easy-to-use website featuring basic health and wellness information for older adults. Use the buttons at the top of each page to make the text bigger, change text color, or hear the text read aloud.

Eating Well as you get older

Teens
Kids Health.org
As part of The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, KidsHealth also provides families with perspective, advice, and comfort about a wide range of physical, emotional, and behavioral issues that affect children and teens.

Food & Fitness
Recipes

 

Multiple Languages
MedlinePlus
Breast feeding
Dietary Fats
Dietary Sodium
Exercise and Physical Fitness
Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
Food Safety
Foodborne Illness
Nutrition
Obesity
Weight Control

SPIRAL
SPIRAL Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages Exercises
SPIRAL Selected Patient Information Resources in Asian Languages Nutrition