Nutrition and Physical Activity Links

Educational and Participatory Programs

FoodWIse employs a combination of evidence-based educational strategies, accompanied by environmental supports, designed to facilitate voluntary adoption of healthy food choices and active lifestyles.


Information on a variety of nutrition topics, including daily tips for healthier eating, fad diets, and links to registered dietitians in your area.

Physical Activity

Basic exercise information including fitness brochures, including information on selecting equipment, personal trainers, etc.



Clinical Guidelines for Overweight and Obesity

  • Adults: Clinical guidelines for the identification, evaluation, and treatment of adult overweight and obesity
  • Children and Adolescents: Clinical guidelines for identifying childhood overweight by Body Mass Index-for-Age
  • National Center for Biking and Walking
    Basic information and resource materials for improving the walking and biking environment. Includes planning materials, policy summaries and a PowerPoint presentation.
Last Revised: October 15, 2019