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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2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2015-2020

By: Health and Human Services Dept. and Agriculture Dept.

GPO Stock # 001-000-04771-0 ISBN: 9780160932519

The 2015-2020 edition of the Dietary Guidelines builds from the 2010 edition with revisions based on the Scientific Report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee and consideration of Federal agency and public comments...

Price: $25.00
Discover MyPlate: Grains (ePub)

Discover MyPlate: Grains (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00009-1 ISBN: 9780160931390

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Learn about grains, healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to different grains and MyPlate, while building literacy skills through the use of...

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Discover MyPlate: Protein (ePub)

Discover MyPlate: Protein (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00010-5 ISBN: 9780160931406

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Learn about protein foods healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to different protein foods and MyPlate, while building literacy skills...

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Discover MyPlate: Vegetables (ePub)

Discover MyPlate: Vegetables (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00011-3 ISBN: 9780160931413

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Learn about vegetables, healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to different vegetables and MyPlate, while building literacy skills through...

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Discover MyPlate: Fruits (ePub)

Discover MyPlate: Fruits (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00008-3 ISBN: 9780160931390

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Learn about fruits, healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to different fruits and MyPlate, while building literacy skills through the use of...

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Congressional Record, V. 161, No. 169, November 17, 2015 (Microfiche)

Congressional Record, V. 161, No. 169, November 17, 2015 (Microfiche)

By: Congress

GPO Stock # 752-029-05470-1 ISBN:

Price: $3.00
Federal Register, V. 81, No. 23, February 4, 2016 (Microfiche)

Federal Register, V. 81, No. 23, February 4, 2016 (Microfiche)

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 769-003-08028-6 ISBN:

Price: $3.00
Discover MyPlate: Dairy

Discover MyPlate: Dairy (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00007-5 ISBN: 9780160931376

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Learn about dairy, healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to different dairy foods and MyPlate, while building literacy skills through the...

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El Club de los Dos Bocados (ePub)

El Club de los Dos Bocados (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00004-1 ISBN: 9780160931345

Sigue a Will y Anna a probar dos bocados de cada grupo alimenticio y de como se convierten en el Club de los Dos Bocados! Este libro muy colorido introduce los cinco grupos de alimentos de MiPlato a niños pequeños y los motiva a probar alimentos...

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Code of Federal Regulations, Title 9, Animals and Animal Products, Pt. 200-End,

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 9, Animals and Animal Products, Pt. 200-End, Revised as of January 1, 2016

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-084-00026-3 ISBN: 9780160931819

9 CFR Parts 200- End continues coverage on the United States Department of Agriculture, Grain Inspection, Packers, and Stockyards Administration.  In this volume, you will find rules, processes, procedures, and regulations pertaining to  the...

Price: $64.00
Code of FeDeral Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Pt. 1927-End, Revised as of July 1

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Pt. 1927-End, Revised as of July 1, 2015 (Microfiche)

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-081-00121-0 ISBN:

Price: $4.00
Discover My Plate: A MyPlate Meal

Discover MyPlate: A MyPlate Meal (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00006-7 ISBN: 9780160931369

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Learn about the five food groups, healthy eating, and reading! This colorful book introduces kindergarten-aged children to foods from all five food groups of MyPlate, while building...

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The Two Bite Club (ePub)

The Two Bite Club (ePub)

By: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-300-00005-9 ISBN: 9780160931352

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Follow Will and Anna as they try two bites of foods from each food group and become members of The Two Bite Club! This colorful storybook introduces MyPlate's five food groups to young...

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Workout to Go (PDF eBook)

Workout to Go (PDF eBook)

By: US Department of Health & Human Services, NIH/National Institute on Aging

GPO Stock # 017-300-00028-8 ISBN: 9780160930126

Are you just starting to exercise? Getting back into a routine after a break? Wanting to keep up your physical activities away from home? The 13 exercises in this sample workout can help. In this booklet, you’ll find easy-to-follow strength,...

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Exercise & Physical Activity (PDF eBook)

Exercise & Physical Activity (PDF eBook)

By: US Department of Health & Human Services, NIH/National Institute on Aging

GPO Stock # 017-300-00025-3 ISBN: 9780160930096

Learn to age well with exercise! This easy-to-read Exercise & Physical Activity Guide from the National Institute on Aging is filled with useful information, tips on how to get started, sample exercises, and real-life success stories to help...

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Running a Food Hub: A Business Operations Guide Vol. 2

Running a Food Hub: A Business Operations Guide, V. 2

By: Agriculture Dept.

GPO Stock # 001-000-04766-3 ISBN: 9780160929847

This report is part of a multi-volume technical report series entitled, Running a Food Hub, with this guide serving as a companion piece to other United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports by providing in-depth guidance on starting...

Price: $11.00
Health, United States, 2014, With Special Feature on Adults Ages 55 to 64

Health, United States, 2014, With Special Feature on Adults Ages 55 to 64; Health Statistics 2014 in Brief

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

GPO Stock # 017-022-01622-2 ISBN: 9780160928567

Contains some copyrighted material with permission for use within this text.

The Health, United States series presents an annual overview of national trends in health statistics.  Health, United States...

Price: $63.00
The U.S.-India Relationship: Cross-Sector Collaboration To Promote Sustainable D

The U.S.-India Relationship: Cross-Sector Collaboration To Promote Sustainable Development

By: Defense Dept., Army, Strategic Studies Institute; and Army War College

GPO Stock # 008-000-01121-4 ISBN: 9781584876366

This volume reflects the insights that emerged during the 3-day workshop entitled “The U.S.-India Relationship: Cross-Sector Collaboration to Promote Sustainable Development,” which took place at Dickinson College on...

Price: $57.00
Health United States 2013 With Special Feature on Prescription Drugs

Health United States 2013 With Special Feature on Prescription Drugs

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

GPO Stock # 017-022-01621-4 ISBN: 9780160924316

This is the 37th annual report prepared for the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics. The report includes a compilation of health data...

Price: $82.00
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...

Sale Price: $4.00
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

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive...

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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

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The Guide to Clinical Preventive Services presents abridged U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening, counseling, and preventive...

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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...

Sale Price: $9.50
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...

Sale Price: $17.00
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: $4.50
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...

Sale Price: $4.75
Through the Eyes of the Eagle, Eagle Book Diabetes Prevention Series #1 of 4

Through the Eyes of the Eagle

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

GPO Stock # 017-001-00573-8 ISBN: 9780160913136

“Through the Eyes of the Eagle” is the first book in the Eagle Book Series aimed to elementary school children and introduces the character...

Sale Price: $5.75
Knees Lifted High, Eagle Book Diabetes Prevention Series #2 of 4

Knees Lifted High

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

GPO Stock # 017-001-00574-6 ISBN: 9780160913143

“Knees Lifted High,” the second book in the Eagle Book Series aimed to elementary school children, continues the story with Mr. Eagle and...

Sale Price: $5.75
Plate Full of Color, Eagle Book Diabetes Prevention Series #3 of 4

Plate Full of Color

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

GPO Stock # 017-001-00575-4 ISBN: 9780160913150

“Plate Full of Color,” the third book in the Eagle Book Series aimed to elementary school children, introduces Miss Rabbit and the boys...

Sale Price: $5.75
Tricky Treats, Eagle Book Diabetes Prevention Series #4 of 4

Tricky Treats

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

GPO Stock # 017-001-00576-2 ISBN: 9780160913167

“Tricky Treats,” the fourth book in the Eagle Book Series aimed to elementary school children, continues the theme of healthy food by...

Sale Price: $2.25
Deliciously Healthy Family Meals Cookbook

Deliciously Healthy Family Meals (Cookbook)

By: Health and Human Services Dept., National Institutes of Health, National Heart and Lung Institute

GPO Stock # 017-001-00572-0 ISBN: 9780160912689

Delightful kid-friendly healthy cookbook designed to help busy parents who want to make healthy meal preparation a family affair, Keep the Beat™ Recipes: Deliciously Healthy Family Meals features delicious, heart-healthy, kid-...

Sale Price: $5.25
Military Quantitative Physiology: Problems & Concepts in Operational Medicineed

Military Quantitative Physiology: Problems and Concepts in Military Operational Medicine

By: Defense Dept., Army, Office of the Surgeon General, Borden Institute

GPO Stock # 008-023-00145-6 ISBN: 9780160910876

This book is written for military clinicians, and medical researchers who may be reasonably expected to explain some of the background, as well as those who will extend the research. Many people will find this book interesting because it details...

Sale Price: $39.50
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Let\'s Eat for the Health of It(Package of 100)

By: Agriculture Dept.; and Health and Human Servies Dept.

GPO Stock # 001-000-04750-7 ISBN: 9780160887017

Provides a consumer friendly publication based on the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans that provides information and advice for making food choices that promote good health, a healthy weight, and help prevent disease for Americans ages 2 and...

Sale Price: $30.50
Congressional Record, Volume 154, Part 8, May 22, 2008 to June 6, 2008

Congressional Record, Volume 154, Part 8, May 22, 2008 to June 6, 2008

By: Congress

GPO Stock # 052-000-01367-4 ISBN: 9780160889400

Includes the Food and Energy Security Act of 2007 (2007 Farm Bill) and other Congressional proceedings. 110th Congress, 2d Session.

Sale Price: $100.00
Dietary Guidelines For Americans, 2010

Dietary Guidelines For Americans, 2010

By: Agriculture Dept., Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

GPO Stock # 001-000-04747-7 ISBN: 9780160879418

2010 Edition of this perennial favorite. Provides science-based advice to promote health and to reduce risk for major chronic diseases through diet and physical activity. Oriented toward policymakers, nutrition educators, nutritionists, and...

Sale Price: $9.50

United States Code, 2006 Edition, Supplement 3, V. 2, Title 12, Banks and Banking to Title 21, Food and Drugs

By: House, Office of the Law Revision Counsel

GPO Stock # 052-001-00589-9 ISBN: 9780160858772

United States Code, 2006 Edition, Supplement 3, Containing the General and Permanent Laws of the United States Enacted During the 110th Congress and 111th Congress, First Session, January 4, 2007, to February 1, 2010, V. 2, Title 12, Banks and...

Sale Price: $69.00
Food and Nutrition Information Center Resources CD-ROM

Food and Nutrition Information Center Resources CD-ROM

By: Agriculture Dept., Food and Nutrition Service

GPO Stock # 001-000-04739-6 ISBN:

Compiled by Nutrition Information Spcecialists, these Resource Lists provide resources in a variety of formats including articles, pamphlets, books, audio-visuals, and Web links. Specific topic areas include:

  • Child Nutrition and...

Sale Price: $13.00
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Be Active Your Way: A Guide for Adults

By: Health and Human Services Dept.

GPO Stock # 017-001-00569-0 ISBN: 9780160818370

Written for men and women ages 18 to 64, this booklet is based on the 2008 Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. When reading, you’ll want to pay special attention to the Advice...

Sale Price: $11.00
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El Camino Hacia una Vida Saludable Basada en las Guias Alimenticias para los Estadounidenses = The Road to a Healthy Life Based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (Bilingual Spanish and English)

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

GPO Stock # 017-001-00564-9 ISBN: 9780160791598

This brochure is a bilingual guidebook, developed in Spanish, based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, and also translated into English. Sold in packages of 25 copies under this stock number.

Este folleto es una guía bilingüe,...

Price: $82.00
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Anatomy of MyPyramid (Paper Sheet)

By: Agriculture Dept., Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

GPO Stock # 001-000-04722-1 ISBN: 0-16-072519-4

Displays the new pyramid with steps. On both sides of the pyramid are explanations and definitions for the aspects of the drawing including: Activity, Moderation, Personalization, Proportionality, Variety, and Gradual Improvement. Below the...

Sale Price: $1.13

Current Industrial Reports: Fats and Oils, Production, Consumption, and Stocks, Fourth Quarter 1991, MQ20K

By: Commerce Dept., Census Bureau, Economics and Statistics Administration, Industry Division

GPO Stock # 703-060-00175-3 ISBN:

Price: $1.50

Family Economics and Nutrition Review, V. 16, No. 2, 2004

By: Agriculture Dept., Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

GPO Stock # 701-019-00064-4 ISBN:

Price: $13.00
The Healthy Woman: A Complete Guide for All Ages

The Healthy Woman: A Complete Guide for All Ages

By: Health and Human Services Dept., Office on Women's Health

GPO Stock # 017-001-00560-6 ISBN: 9780160771835

This comprehensive official women's health resource covers a broad range of issues affecting women of all ages. From the Nation's leaders in women's health, the Guide covers topics ranging from violence against women to cancer and heart disease,...

Price: $24.95
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