National Nutrition Month - Resources on Eating for Prevention & Wellness

Healthy Diet for Prevention and Wellness - National Nutrition MonthMarch is National Nutrition Month®, a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, a nonprofit organization.

According to the Academy, “The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits.”

As part of National Nutrition Month this year, many government, nonprofit, and private sector sources are focusing attention on good nutrition as a means to prevent illness and promote wellness and good health. Good nutrition, along with exercise, has been referred to by noted medical authorities as the “best medicine” for prevention and wellness.

Under the theme “Get your Plate in Shape,” the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is providing a Nutrition Education Resource page as part of National Nutrition Month this year. On it are links to multiple articles and fact sheets provided by the Academy on healthy eating and recipes, as well as links to other food and nutrition resources. Here are some additional resources:

Resources on Healthy Eating for Prevention & Wellness

Following is a list of some of the government, nonprofit and private sector resources on food and good nutrition for prevention and wellness, being provided with reference to National Nutrition Month this year:

More Information

See related HelpingYouCare™ reports on:

Smart Diet Tips & Tools

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Food as Preventive Medicine (Video)

Harvard Proposes Its Own Healthy Eating Plate Instead of USDA’s MyPlate

5 Healthy Lifestyle Factors Incrementally Reduce Risk of Diabetes, Study Finds

How Do People Lose Weight & What Can Be Done About the Obesity Epidemic?

Special Vegan Diet Lowers Cholesterol Significantly, Study Finds

Is Heart Disease Completely Preventable? (Video)

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans Issued by USDA and HHS

See also the HelpingYouCare™ resource pages on Wellness/ Healthy Living for Seniors & Caregivers, including:

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