Founded in 1985, the American Council on Exercise is a nonprofit organization committed to America’s health and wellbeing. ACE is the largest nonprofit fitness certification, education and training organization in the world.
Provides infomation and other resources for health professionals and the general public to fight obesity via physical activity and good nutrition.
Provides information and other resources regarding healthy weight management.
Provides a wide spectrum of information on nutrition related topics.
Provides information on fighting overweight and obesity in adults and children.
Provides infomation and other resources for health professionals and the general public about physical activity.
A PDF about physical activity for adults with disabilities.
A PDF factsheet about walking.
Provides practical information to individuals, health professionals, nutrition educators, and the food industry to help consumers build healthier diets with resources and tools for dietary assessment, nutrition education, and other user-friendly nutrition information.
Provides nutrition tips, recipes, videos, fitness guides, and other resources about food, nutrition, and healthful living.
Produced by the USDA and HHS, this site provides evidence-based nutrition information and advice. These guidelines serve as the basis for Federal food and nutrition education programs.
Provides recipes, videos, and other culinary information.
Fruits & Veggies–More Matters® is a health initiative focused on helping Americans increase fruit & vegetable consumption for better health. The program is spearheaded by Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) to help spread the word about the health benefits of adding MORE fruits & veggies to your diet.
Good and Cheap is a collection of recipes for people with limited incomes, particularly those on a $4/day food stamps budget.
An initiative, launched by First Lady Michelle Obama, dedicated to fighting obesity in children and young people.
Provides information about the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers (MINT).
Provides information regarding physical activity and disability.
A free, personalized, web-based physical activity and nutrition program for individuals with mobility limitations, chronic health conditions and physical disabilities.
Online body mass index (BMI) calculator.
Provides information on the changes in the size of food portions in the last 20 years.
A national program to encourage black women to maintain a healthy weight by becoming more physically active and eating healthier foods.
Developed by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), this information service 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.