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The Vegetarian Food Pyramid

The Vegetarian Food Pyramid

Document from the Loma Linda University School of Public Health describes guidelines for healthful vegetarian diets and answers frequently asked questions about vegetarian nutrition.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Vegetarian

Organic Trade Association: Organic Facts

Organic Trade Association: Organic Facts

Provides a comprehensive listing of organic facts including a definition of organic, information on genetic engineering and the use of antibiotics in agriculture. The Organic Trade Association promotes organic products, advocates for organic standards and supports scientific research into the environmental and nutritional impacts of organic product …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Nutrition

The Mayo Clinic – Organic foods: Are they safer? More nutritious?

The Mayo Clinic – Organic foods: Are they safer? More nutritious?

The famed Mayo Clinic provides numerous articles on nutrition and healthy eating. Here, “Learn the difference between organic foods and their traditionally grown counterparts.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Helpguide.org

Helpguide.org

“Helpguide???s mission is to help you understand, prevent, and resolve many of life???s challenges. Our goal is to empower you with the knowledge and support you need to take charge of your life and make healthy choices… Helpguide’s team consists of health experts, writers, and web professionals.”
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Aging; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare–Parenting & Family Life; Health & Medical Sciences–Mental Health

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Carries out the mission of the Food and Drug Administration. Promotes and protects public health by “ensuring that the nation’s food supply is safe, sanitary, wholesome, and honestly labeled, and that cosmetic products are safe and properly labeled.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet

Fats and Cholesterol – The Good, The Bad, and The Healthy Diet

Fats and Cholesterol – The Good, The Bad, and The Healthy Diet

Hosted by the Harvard School of Public Health this website includes facts about cholesterol and the connection it has to heart disease. Uniquely, the site analyzes specific types of fat in common oils and fats. Also, there is information about the relationship between dietary fats and different types of cancers.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Cholesterol

AthletesAdvisor.com

AthletesAdvisor.com

Nutrition, conditioning, and recruiting information for the college-bound student athlete. Features articles from contributing authors who are experts in their field as well as interviews with professional and collegiate athletes and coaches.
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Exercise & Fitness; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Sports; Health And Sexuality–Nutrition; Sports, Entertainment, And Arts–Sports–General Sports News And Info; Health And Sexuality–Exercise

The Natural Food Hub

The Natural Food Hub

Information about growing and buying natural foods. Site also contains a newsletter and essays about nutrition and food consumption from an evolutionary perspective.
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Vegetarian

Ask Dr. Weil

Ask Dr. Weil

An interactive site that features daily health questions from users. Old questions are archived by date or subject. The site also has a searchable directory of local holistic practitioners and a vitamin adviser that takes users through a series of online questions before making recommendations about the kinds of vitamins from which they may ben …
Subject: Health & Medical Sciences–Nutrition & Diet–Vitamins & Minerals; Health & Medical Sciences–Alternative Medicine

NuWire Investor

NuWire Investor

Provides news and current events related to “alternative investments”. Real estate news is included. Features “how to” articles from experts on topics from foreclosure auctions to creating portfolios.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics–Real Estate