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Carbohydrates, Sugar, and Your Child

Carbohydrates, Sugar, and Your Child

Additional Resources

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American Dental Association (ADA)
The ADA provides information for dental patients and consumers.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation. 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.

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
The USDA works to enhance the quality of life for people by supporting the production of agriculture.

Healthy Teeth
Produced by dentists, Healthy Teeth is designed for elementary-age students curious about oral health.


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