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Web SiteThe National Osteoporosis Foundation
http://www.nof.org
This site educates the public about osteoporosis, prevention, and news and stories affecting bone health.

Web SiteChooseMyPlate.gov
http://www.choosemyplate.gov
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.

OrganizationInstitute of Medicine
http://www.iom.edu/
As an independent, scientific adviser, the Institute of Medicine strives to provide advice that is unbiased, based on evidence, and grounded in science.

Web SiteMilk Matters: Calcium Education from the National Institutes of Health
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/milk/
Milk Matters is a public health education campaign launched by the National Institutes of Health to promote calcium consumption among tweens and teens, especially during the ages of 11 to 15, a time of critical bone growth.

OrganizationNational Institutes of Health Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS)
http://dietary-supplements.info.nih.gov
The ODS offers research information and news about dietary supplements.

Web SiteAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
http://www.eatright.org
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.

OrganizationNational Institutes of Health (NIH)
http://www.nih.gov
NIH is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and offers health information and scientific resources.



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