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Federal & State Government

Federal & State Government 2017-12-06T19:50:07+00:00

Federal Government:

  • ChooseMyPlate.gov – sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture, ChooseMyPlate.gov 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. As Americans are experiencing epidemic rates of overweight and obesity, the online resources and tools can empower people to make healthier food choices for themselves, their families, and their children.
  • National Cancer Institute – Link to the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The NCI is organized into the Office of the Director, one Center, and six Divisions, each specializing in a different aspect of cancer research. The NCI establishes plans and priorities for cancer research. The NCI’s NewsCenter provides recent and archived press releases and other information from the NCI.
  • OrganDonor.gov – Link to a Federal Government site established to educate individuals about and promote organ donation.
  • Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration – Link to SAMHSA, the Federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses.

State Government: