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5-A-Day: This site encourages Americans to eat five or more servings of fruits or vegetables everyday including recipes and diet tips. This site is sponsored by Dole Food Company.

Adam.Com: This site is sponsored by San Francisco-based commercial provider of health and wellness information.  This site provides health and wellness content, interactive health tools and assessments, health news and ask the expert. This site is sponsored by Adam.Com.

Advantage Nutrition: This site provides an online catalog of nutritional supplements. This site is sponsored by Advantage Nutrition.

Apple Juice: This site provides games and health/nutrition information about apple juice. This site is sponsored by The Processed Apples Institute.

Arbor Nutrition Guide: This site provides articles on food science, food guides, and thousands of internet resources.

Aunt Edna’s Kitchen: This site contains information on nutrition, recipe files and related links ranging from healthy eating to nutrition. This site is sponsored by Terry and Edna Campbell.

Austin Nutritional Research: This site provides a variety of online reference guides for health and nutrition including information on vitamins, minerals, herbs, and amino acids. This site is sponsored by The Austin Nutritional Research.

Balance Magazine-Fitness on the Net: This site is an online monthly fitness and health publication. This site is sponsored by Balance Magazine.

Basal Metabolism: This site features a metabolic calculator (an estimate of your daily caloric requirements based on your age, height, weight, gender and activity level). This site is sponsored by Linda Fischer.

Better Homes and Gardens Fitness and Health: This site provides interactive guides on fitness and health, internet resources, product information and chat groups.  This site is sponsored by Meredith Corporation.

Body Trends Online: This site offers a variety of health and fitness articles. This site is sponsored by Bodytrends.com.

Boots: This site a variety of health and nutrition resources including a vitamin database, exercise tips and an extensive library with information on homeopathy, immunizations, and sugar in drinks. This site is sponsored by Boots Incorporated.

Calorie Control Council: This site provides information on cutting calories and fat in your diet to maintain a healthy weight along with a listing of low-calorie, reduced-fat foods and beverages and an online calorie count calculator. This site is sponsored by The Calorie Control Council.

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition: This site provides information from the FDA’s CFSAN on topics ranging from food safety, cosmetics, product labeling and proper nutrition.  This site is sponsored by the Food and Drug Administration.

Center for Science in the Public Interest: This site provides health and nutrition articles, newsletters, health quizzes and internet resources. This site is sponsored by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

Cholesterol How-Low-Can-U-Go Quizsite: This site provides online question and answer information about cholesterol along with related heart sites. This site is sponsored by The Health Dept. and The New River Health District.

The Cook’s Thesaurus: This site provides a list of ingredients along with low-fat and low-calorie alternatives for dieters along with innovative replacement ingredients for hard-to-find ethnic ingredients. This site is sponsored by Lori Alden.

Cool Running: This site provides information on the latest races and everything you wanted to know about running. This site is sponsored by Cool Sports.

CyberDiet: This site provides information about diet, exercise and nutrition. This site is sponsored by CyberDiet.com.

Dietary Guidelines for Americans: This site provides dietary information to promote health and preventable diseases. This site is sponsored by The U.S. Department of Agriculture and The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

DietWatch: This site provides information for the  monitoring of weight loss, nutrition (including personal logs and journals), online support and recipes. This site is sponsored by SoftWatch, Inc.

Diet and Weight Loss/Fitness Home Page: This site provides a comprehensive resource of information and support for losing weight and keeping it off including related links.  This site is sponsored by Health Vision.

Dr. Pribut’s Running Injuries Page: This site provides advice from a podiatrist (Dr. Pribut) for treating and preventing running related injuries along with related links. This site is sponsored by Dr. Pribut.

Dole 5 A Day: This site provides information and educational games on nutrition. This site is sponsored by the Dole Food Company.

The Eat Well Calculator: This site provides an interactive calculator to determine how well you are doing on your diet. This site is sponsored by HomeArts.com.

Egg Nutrition Center: This provides everything you always wanted to know about the egg but were afraid to ask. This site is sponsored by the Egg Nutrition Center.

Epicurious Food Menu: This site is presented by Bon Appetit and Gourmet magazines. This site provides resources for healthy dieting along with over 6,000 recipes along with a dictionary and reference guide for herbs and spices.  This site is sponsored by Conde Net, Inc.

Family.com Food: This site provides over a thousand recipes and menus for family healthy dining.  This site is sponsored by Disney.com.

Fat Free-The Low-Fat Vegetarian Archive: This site provides an archive with over 2,541 fat free or very low fat vegetarian recipes, plus tips and articles. This site is sponsored by Michelle Dick.

The Fitness File: This site provides the fitness fundamentals including workout tips, a list of required equipment and advice. This site is sponsored by The Chicago Tribune.

Fitness Partner Connection Jumpsite: This site provides a search engine for fitness and nutrition information including articles of various fitness related topics. This site is sponsored by Fitness Partner Connection.

Fitness Link: This site provides information on the importance of regular exercise and links to related sites. This site is sponsored by Shannon Entin,  Publisher and Editor of FitnessLink.

Fitness Online.com: This site provides a wide variety of fitness and nutrition resources.  This site is sponsored by Joe Weider and provides information from the various Weider magazines (Shape, Men’s Fitness, Muscle & Fitness, Flex, Natural Health, and Fit Pregnancy).

Fitness World: This site provides fitness resources including information on products, references and news. This site is sponsored by Fitness Management Magazine

Flora’s Recipe Hideout: This site provides thousands of recipes for low-fat foods and deserts. This site is sponsored by Floramaria Deter.

Food and Nutrition: This site provides a collection of health and nutrition articles along with publications and a list of related resources. This site is sponsored by Federal Consumer Information Center of the U.S. General Services Administration.

Food and Nutrition Information Center: This site provides a list of publications on nutrition from the FNIC. This site is sponsored by the US Dept of Agriculture.

Food and Nutrition Newsletter: This site provides an index to topics ranging from dietary guidelines, food products, nutritional education and package labeling. This site is sponsored by the Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech.

Food & Nutrition Software and Multimedia Database: This site provides a searchable database of computer programs related to food and nutrition. This site is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture and The National Agriculture Library.

Food and Nutrition Solutions Series: This site provides information about food purchase and preparation, food preservation and food safety and storage.  This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service.

Food Finder: This site provides an interactive calorie and fat calculator for major fast food chains and a searchable database on nutritional information. This site is sponsored by Olen Publishing.

The Food Pyramid Guide: This site provides a short description of each of the different food groups in the Food Pyramid along with related links.  This site is sponsored by Ganesa Media Laboratories, Inc.

Get Healthy: This site provides a diet program described as “the optimum way to get healthy” along with information on The McDougall Plan for weight loss.  This site is sponsored by Dr. McDougall’s Right Foods.

Good Housekeeping Health: This site provides a collection of short articles on health and lifestyle changes to improve your health. This site is sponsored by Good Housekeeping.

Good Stuff: This sites provides a collection of healthy recipes along with a glossary containing information on cooking terms, measurements and conversion equivalents.  This site is sponsored by Good Stuff.com.

Great Vegetarian Recipes: This site provides a large collection of low-fat vegetarian recipes.  This site is sponsored by Debbie Meadows.

Guardian’s Web: This site provides contains a collection of sites for fitness, aerobics, stretching, massage and body building. This site is sponsored by Andrew Bayuk.

Health & Fitness: This site provides a small collection of links related to living a healthier lifestyle, training and body building. This site is sponsored by by unknown.

Health & Fitness Worldguide Forum: This site provides information on a wide range of health topics including anatomy, weight training, exercise, diet and sports medicine. This site is sponsored by Worldguide Online.

Health & You Online: This site provides a nutritional resource including food information on the various food groups along with various links. This site is sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield.

The Health Authority: This site provides a large collection of articles on various medical topics.  This site is sponsored by Personal Improvement Computer Systems, Incorporated.

Health Central.com: This site provides health and wellness content, health e-mails, ask Dean Ornish, communities, and nutrition.

The Health Spa: This site provides information related to nutrition, exercise, fitness and other health related topics and related links. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection Marketplace.

Healthy Choice: This site provides recipes, menu planning, health and fitness tips, and information for a healthy diet. This site is sponsored by ConAgra, Inc (Healthy Choice).

Healthy Ideas Vitamin Dispenser: This site provides comprehensive information on vitamins including correct dosing and treatment of various conditions.  This site is sponsored by Women.com.

Healthy Recipes: This site provides recipes, tips and related articles.  This site is sponsored by Sympatico.com.

Home Arts Body & Soul: This site provides health resources including sections on pregnancy, childbirth, health headlines, cancer information, and special features. This site is sponsored by The HomeArts Network and Women.com.

Human Kinetics: This site provides information on physical activities along with links to associated sites.  This site is sponsored by Human Kinetics Publishers Inc.

International Food Information Council: This site provides information on food safety, nutrition and health including information on food additives, colorings, pesticide residues and their risks, food allergies and food biotechnology. This site is sponsored by the International Food Information Council.

Just Ask!: This site provides a question and answer section for nutrition, food science and diet information. This site is sponsored by The Gourmet Connection, Just Ask!, Diabetic Gourmet Magazine, Gourmet Connection Magazine and CAPCO Marketing.

The Kitchen Link: This site provides a virtual recipe list with over 7,000 links to food related sites.  This site is sponsored by The Kitchen Link and Betsy Couch.

Krispin Komments on Nutrition and Health: This site provides nutrition and health information on various nutrients including magnesium, potassium and protein. This site is sponsored by Krispin Sullivan.

Lifelines @ Work: This site provides a monthly online newsletter, various health related articles including a health science library and links to nutritional and fitness sites. This site is sponsored by Lifeline International.

Lifetime Health Superstore USA: This site provides sports nutrition, health and beauty products. This site is sponsored by Lifetime Health Inc.

Life Matters: This site is comprised of going beyond providing you information to providing online courses, consultations and products which can transform your relationship to health and well-being from observing and gathering information to participating provides information on biofeedback, physical education, along with t’ai chi. This site is sponsored by World Works Unlimited.

Light Cooking: This site provides low-fat/low-cholesterol cooking for living a healthier life along with numerous recipes and cooking tips.  This site is sponsored by LightLiving.com.

Low Fat 4 Life: This site provides various health information topics including recipes and a health forum. This site is sponsored by unknown.

MasterCook Recipe Library: This site provides a list of healthy gourmet recipes including appetizers, special diets and vegetarian foods.  This site is sponsored by SierraHome.com.

Men’s Fitness Online: This site is an online magazine on men’s fitness, health, sex, sports and nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Men’s Fitness Magazine.

Mirkin Report for Healthier Living: This site provides health reports, recipes and an on-line library.  This site is sponsored by Dr. Gabe Mirkin.

National Institute of Nutrition: This site provides nutritional information, an interactive quiz, eating tips and articles on nutrition.  This site is sponsored by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and The National Institute of Nutrition

National Pasta Association: This site provides various information on pasta including nutritional information and assorted recipes. This site is sponsored by The National Pasta Association.

Net Sweat: This site provides information on nutrition and fitness. This site is sponsored by Sickbay.com, Inc.

New Balance Cyberpark USA: This site provides information on eating well, exercising safely, and improving the quality of life. This site is sponsored by New Balance Athletic Shoes.

The No Milk Page: This site provides information for consumers with problems with milk including lactose intolerance, milk allergy and Casein intolerance.  This site is sponsored by Don Wiss.

North American Vegetarian Association: This site provides information on NAVS events, conferences and free educational resources and literature on vegetarianism. This site is sponsored by the North American Vegetarian Association (NAVS).

Notes on the World of Healthy Cooking: This site provides practical information on using healthy ingredients to cook.  This site is sponsored by Natalie Nigro and Shirley Nigro.

NutriBase: This site provides primarily nutritional software along with nutritional information, a calorie calculator, a chart listing the “desirable” weight and body fat calculator along with additional nutritional/dieting information. This site is sponsored by CyberSoft, Inc.

Nutrient Information: This site provides a comprehensive listing of information on nutrients from A-Z written by nutrition experts along with recommendations, deficiency symptoms, and sources for each nutrient.

Nutrition Navigator: This site provides online rating and review guides for nutritional information including information on general nutrition, special dietary needs and other selected topics. This site is sponsored by Tufts University.

Nutrition Resources: This site provides various Nutritional Fact Sheets on a wide range of health topics.  This site is sponsored by The American Dietetic Association.

Ortho Home Page: This site provides orthopedic mailing lists and newsgroups, excellent resources on common ailments such as carpal tunnel syndrome, low back pain and knee problems. Sponsored by the Medical Multimedia Group.

Outside Online: This site provides information on everything from snow sports to mountaineering including articles for kids. This site is sponsored by Starwave Corporation.

Phys: This site provides fitness and health content, links to major health and beauty magazines, exercise tips, doctor Q&A and a health Magazine. Additionally, this site provides eight online calculators to measure various health related measurements (including Body Mass Index/BMI, ideal body weight, and a health risk assessment). This site is sponsored by CondeNet, Inc.

Physical Activity and Health: This site provides a copy of the 1996 Surgeon General’s report on the importance of physical activity in relation to someone’s health. This site stresses the importance of exercise in preventing several medical problems including heart disease, hypertension and Diabetes. This site is sponsored by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The Recipe Archive Index: This site provides an extensive list of recipes from numerous topics including pastas, salads, seafood dishes along with special information for diabetic patients.  This site is sponsored by Amy Gale, Michael Witbrock and The Carnegie Mellon University.

The Redbook Diet and Health Pages: This site provides various articles on health related topics from The Redbook Magazine.   This site is sponsored by Redbook and Women.com.

Runner’s World Online: This site provides an online companion to the magazine about running. This site is sponsored by Runner’s World.

Sainsbury’s Fresh Food: This site provides information on nutrition and food safety along with over 1,000 websites. This site is sponsored by Sainsbury Stores.

The Science of Obesity and Weight Control: This site provides information on weight loss along with information on medical remedies (including Phen-Fen) and links to numerous sites.  This site is sponsored by Ben Z. Krentzman, MD.

Searchable Online Archives of Recipes (SOAR): This site provides a searchable database of over forty thousand recipes for healthy living.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

Sportfit.com: This site provides an online guide to improving your fitness including body building tips and related health links.  This site is sponsored by The Sport Specific Fitness Corporation

SportsDoc: This site provides articles and resources related to sports injuries, conditions, prevention tips, and an interactive forum.  This site is sponsored by MedFacts/TeleVisual Communications.

Stoutness Exercises: This site provides a list of articles written by a journalist in Chicago on health related topics.  This site is sponsored by Paula Lauer.

Thrive Online: This site provides articles on nutrition, diet, vitamins, and other topics.  This site is sponsored by Oxygen Media.

Turnstep.com: This site provides a large collection of aerobic routines and exercises.  This site is sponsored by Turnstep LLC.

UCLA Student Health Service: This site provides information on various health topics. This site is sponsored by UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center.

University of Illinois Nutrition, Family and Consumer Sites: This site provides a broad range of topics in human and family development, consumer economics, nutrition, and health. These programs also serve to address the critical needs of and pressures upon families This site is sponsored by The University of Illinois.

Vegetarian Pages: The Vegetarian Pages is intended to be an independent, definitive Internet guide for vegetarians, vegans and others. The Vegetarian Pages hosts many valuable resources too.  This site is sponsored by Geraint Edwards.

Vegetarian Resource Center: This site provides information on a vegetarian diet and lifestyle along with links to various additional vegetarian links.  This site is sponsored by The Vegetarian Resource Center.

Veggie Heaven: This site provides vegetarian recipes along with facts and figures involving a vegetarian diet.  This site is sponsored by Webserve Limited.

Veggies Unite!: This site provides an online guide for vegetarians including a list of recipes, and a list of related links.  This site is sponsored by unknown.

VegSource: This site provides news and  recipes, along with a question and answer feature with two physicians in the field.  This site is sponsored by VegSource Interactive.

Vitamins Network: This site provides vitamins direct from the Manufacturers.  This site is sponsored by The Vitamins Network.

World of Vitality: This site provides an on-line counterpart to the immensely popular Vitality(R) Magazine including  the latest short-read information about diet, fitness and self-care along with a Special Reports section for informative articles on health and wellness. This site is sponsored by Vitality Magazine.

Yona’s Health and Fitness: This site provides health information on various topics including sections covering aerobics, body building, Yoga, walking and nutrition. This site is sponsored by Yona Information Systems.