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Web SiteNemours Health and Prevention Services (NHPS)
http://www.nemours.org/service/preventive/nhps.htmlThis link will open in a new window.
NHPS works with families and community partners to help kids grow up healthy, with a focus on childhood obesity prevention and emotional and behavioral health during early childhood.

OrganizationOvereaters Anonymous
http://www.overeatersanonymous.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This organization is dedicated to helping people recover from compulsive overeating.

Web SiteNational Diabetes Education Program (NDEP)
http://ndep.nih.govThis link will open in a new window.
NDEP is a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 200 public and private organizations. Its mission is to improve the treatment and outcomes for people with diabetes, to promote early diagnosis, and to prevent the onset of diabetes.

OrganizationAmerican Council on Exercise (ACE)
http://www.acefitness.orgThis link will open in a new window.
ACE promotes active, healthy lifestyles by setting certification and education standards for fitness instructors and through ongoing public education about the importance of exercise.

Web SiteChooseMyPlate.gov
http://www.choosemyplate.govThis link will open in a new window.
ChooseMyPlate.gov provides practical information on how to follow the U.S. government's Dietary Guidelines for Americans. It includes resources and tools to help families lead healthier lives.

OrganizationU.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.govThis link will open in a new window.
The FDA protects public health through the control and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and over-the-counter medications, vaccines, and much more.