Diet & Nutrition

The following new and popular publications from the U.S. Government provide pertinent information that encourages the incorporation of a healthy lifestyle by American adults. Products include cookbooks that provide recipes for healthier eating; guides that give tips for shaving off extra pounds; booklets that educate people on nutrients contained in certain foods; data on which foods to avoid to control sugar and salt intakes; information on acceptable and unacceptable levels of cholesterol, sodium, and salt in people’s diets, and foods that will promote health and reduce the risk for chronic diseases.

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Next Steps to Health (Pamphlet) for you and your family

Next Steps to Health for You and Your Family (Pamphlet)

By: Agriculture Dept., Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-000-04763-9 ISBN: 9780160926853

Prepared especially for mothers who are in USDA's nutrition assistance programs. Discusses feeding babies, breast feeding, weight control, physical activity, having healthy gums and teeth, folic acid, healthy eating during pregnancy, and shopping...

Price: $8.00
The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (MOBI)

Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (MOBI)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

GPO Stock # 017-300-00022-9 ISBN: 9780160926433

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

Price: $0.00
The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014 (ePub)

Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2014: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (ePub)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

GPO Stock # 017-300-00021-1 ISBN: 9780160926426

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive medications for use in primary care practice. The 2014 Guide continues the precedent...

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Coyote and the Turtle's Dream diabetes prevention mystery children's book

Coyote and the Turtle's Dream

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and Indian Health Service

GPO Stock # 017-001-00577-1 ISBN: 9780160913174

In this entertaining mystery novel aimed to middle schoolers ages 10 to 13, Coyote and Turtle, animal characters drawn from American Indian and Alaska Native storytelling traditions, lead the children on a mystery/adventure in which they foil the...

Price: $19.00
Healthy People, 2010: Final Review

Healthy People, 2010: Final Review

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics

GPO Stock # 017-001-00579-7 ISBN: 9780160916908

PHS Pub. No. 2012-1038. Healthy People 2010 Final Review presents a quantitative end-of-decade assessment of progress in achieving the Healthy People 2010 objectives and goals over the course of the decade. It continues the series of...

Price: $68.00
Adolescent Health in the United States, 2007 (eBook)

Adolescent Health in the United States, 2007 (eBook)

By: U.S. Department for Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/CDC

GPO Stock # 999-000-44446-4 ISBN: 9780160869228

Describes the health of the population 10-19 years of age. Presents data on the current status of adolescent health.

This report from the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics...

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The Healthy Woman: A Complete Guide for All Ages (ePub eBook)

The Healthy Woman: A Complete Guide for All Ages (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health

GPO Stock # 999-000-44443-5 ISBN: 9780160875892

Comprehensive health guide for women written in simple language and illustrated with many photographs, designed to appeal to a large audience of all cultural backgrounds, from teens to senior adults. With a compelling foreword by CNN...

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2012: Recommendations of the U.S. Prev

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2012: Recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force

GPO Stock # 017-026-00171-9 ISBN: 9780160915123

The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services 2012 includes new or updated recommendations on 64 clinical preventive services released from 2002-2012 in a brief, easily usable format meant for use at the point of patient care. It includes...

Sale Price: $9.00
Living a Balanced Life With Diabetes: A Toolkit Addressing Psychosocial Issues f

Living a Balanced Life With Diabetes: A Toolkit Addressing Psychosocial Issues for American Indian and Alaska Native Populations (Kit)

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Indian Health Service, National Diabetes Education Program

GPO Stock # 017-023-00226-1 ISBN: 9780160913662

This kit is intended especially for native American populations to provide psychosocial strategies and resources to prevent and combat diabetes and the depression that often accompanies the disease, including suicide prevention.

Toolkit...

Price: $12.50
Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshops (Handbook)

Eat Healthy, Be Active Community Workshops (Handbook)

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

GPO Stock # 017-001-00578-9 ISBN: 9780160913754

Six one-hour workshops were developed, based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 and 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans. Each workshop includes a lesson plan, learning objectives, talking points, hands-on activities, videos...

Price: $9.50
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