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Teens Health

Teens Health

The site provides teens with comprehensive and up-to-date information on issues concerning puberty, mental health, sex, nutrition, and body image. Although it defaults to information “For Teens,” this resource also provides information tabs “For Kids” and “For Parents.” Available in Spanish.
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Mental Health; Health And Sexuality–Nutrition; Health And Sexuality–Puberty And Body Changes

Homeplate: Your Homeplate for Healthy Eating

Homeplate: Your Homeplate for Healthy Eating

Here you will find information on healthy eating and on eating disorders, including a resource list with relavant books, films, and organizations, and an advice section with recovery tips for eating disorder sufferers and their friends and families.
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Nutrition; Health And Sexuality–Body Image & Eating Disorders

Why Milk?

Why Milk?

From the National Milk Processor Promotion Board, you’ll find nutrition, recipes, body benefits, and more. The site even includes all those famous faces from the “Got Milk?” ads.
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Nutrition

Vegetarian Nutrition for Teenagers

Vegetarian Nutrition for Teenagers

This page is a good resource for teens who want to become vegetarians, but who are concerned about staying healthy. This page also offers links to other sites developed by the Vegetarian Resource Group, including a page on vegetarian nutrition and vegetarian and vegan recipes.
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Nutrition

Sports and Nutrition: The Winning Connection

Sports and Nutrition: The Winning Connection

The Sports and Nutrition web site includes: Don’t Let Your Diet Let You Down, a Pregame Meal Planner, Keeping Energy Levels Up, and Keeping Fluid Levels Up. This site focuses on advice for teenage athletes and keeps in mind that teenage athletes have different nutrition needs than adult athletes.
Subject: Health And Sexuality–Nutrition

Kids Can Make a Difference

Kids Can Make a Difference

This site has many facts about hunger around the world, and suggestions about what young people can do to help feed the hungry.
Subject: Health–Food & Nutrition; Teachers & Parents Corner; Clubs And Organizations–Human Rights; Clubs And Organizations–Volunteer; Clubs And Organizations–Environment