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Nutrition Resources for Students

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These resources were selected for Glendale Community College nutrition students by Technology & Consumer Sciences Department faculty member Shannon Smith and GCC librarian Linda Schallan.

Health-Related Library Databases. Anatomy.TV Includes: Publisher: Primal Pictures CINAHL: A Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature Coverage Range: 1937 - current Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · eJournal · Comprehensive source of scholarly full text journals for nursing & allied health--including publications of the American Nurses' Association & National League for Nursing--covering biomedicine, management, behavioral sciences, clinical trials, evidence-based practice, consumer health, and more.

Health-Related Library Databases

Publisher: EBSCOhost Health Reference Center Academic Includes: Citations & Abstracts · Full Text · Image Resource · eBooks · eJournal · This resource provides access to multiple databases. Films on Demand: Health & Medicine Includes: Full Text · About 1000 documentary films to choose from 7 specific subject areas within the health and medicine. Health Sciences in Video Health Source - Consumer Health Source: Nursing/Academic MEDLINE [Biomedical Journals] Nursing & Allied Health ScienceDirect. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. Nutrition for EveryoneWhile you know it is important to eat a healthy diet, it isn't always easy to sort through all of the information available about nutrition and food choices.

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

The CDC has compiled a variety of resources with healthy eating tips and information. BreastfeedingBoth babies and mothers gain many benefits from breastfeeding. CDC's Breastfeeding site has frequently asked questions, recommendations, national breastfeeding statistics as well as information on a variety of other topics. Healthy WeightA healthy lifestyle involves many choices. Among them, choosing a balanced diet or eating plan. Healthy Youth Nutrition TopicsThis section provides information about school nutrition programs and policies, and statistics related to adolescent nutrition and health.

BAM! Designed for kids 9–13 years old, BAM! CDC Vital Signs: Progress on children eating more fruit, but not more vegetables The National Action Guide State Action Guides. Linus Pauling Institute Micronutrient Information Center. Food and Nutrition. In 2012, more than 47 million Americans lived in households that had difficulty putting food on the table and USDA helped provide a hunger safety net for these families.

Food and Nutrition

In times of record need, USDA has provided critical nutrition assistance to millions of families. Learn more about how USDA is delivering results and working hard to provide a safe, sufficient and nutritious food supply for the American people. Fighting Hunger and Improving the Health of Our Families and Children As the centerpiece of the Let's Move! Initiative to raise a healthier generation of kids, USDA led the effort to pass the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, historic legislation to allow us, for the first time in 30 years, the chance to make real reforms to the school lunch and breakfast programs by improving the critical nutrition and hunger safety net for nearly 32 million children who eat school lunch each day and the 12 million who eat breakfast at school. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Nutrition: MedlinePlus. GCC Library's Nutrition/Fitness Page. Text-Based Homepage | Skip to Content Main Hours: 7:00 AM-10:00 PM | North Hours: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM Library at Main Campus Building: Library Media Center (LMC) Phone: (623) 845-3109 Library at North Campus Building: (GCN B) "Beshbito" Phone: (623) 888-7109 Email Us | Staff and Departments Today's Hours Main: 7:00 AM-10:00 PMNorth: 8:00 AM-8:00 PM More Hours | Class Calendar Nutrition Videos Nutrition Featured Quote "Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it. " -- Josh Billings Research Guides Vital Links: Ask a Librarian Schedule Instruction Cite Sources Take the Tutorial EZ Web Social Media GCC Facebook GCC TwitterGCC YouTube GCC Linked In GCC Wordpress GCC Flickr GCC Google + GCC Voice Academic Resources Campus Resources.

GCC Library's Nutrition/Fitness Page

Nutrition.gov. The Nutrition Source. Nutrition Links - Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging. Nutrition Fact Sheets – Center for Health & Nutrition Research. Center for Human Nutrition. EatRight: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Shortcut and Photo Credit.