Many professional organizations and government agencies provide helpful information on the internet, by mail, and/or by phone. Use these resources for well informed health care choices.
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A Few Places to Start For Maximum Health
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HEALTHFINDER - U.S. Public Health Service
Internet site created by the U.S government to help find the latest online medical data from government agencies, universities, and nonprofit organizations.
Food and Nutrition Information Center, National Agricultural Library, ARS, USDA
10301 Baltimore Boulevard, Room 304
Beltsville, MD 20705
(301)504-5719; (301)504-6409 FAX
Provides print and audiovisual materials for consumers and bibliographies and resource guides for professionals on topics in human nutrition. Call for electronic product information.
NIH, Office Of Dietary Supplements
Explores the role of dietary supplements to improve health care and promotes scientific studies of dietary supplements in maintaining health and preventing chronic diseases. There are also links to dietary supplement databases developed by ODS and to a wide variety of other resources to obtain information about dietary supplements
Council For Responsible Nutrition
1300 19th Street, NW, Suite 310
Washington, DC 20036-1609
A trade association committed to providing beneficial, safe, quality nutritional supplements to consumers.
American Dietetic Association
216 W. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
Phn: (3l2) 899-0040, Fax: (312) 899-1979
(800) 366-1655 Consumer Nutrition Hotline to find a registered dietician and recorded messages.
900-CALL-AN-RD (225-5267) for customized answers to your questions (per minute fee charged)
Provides consumers and nutrition professionals with objective, credible food and nutrition information.
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