Nutrition Research

U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service horticulturalist and chemist review data from the “electronic tongue” at the ARS Horticultural Research Laboratory in Fort Pierce, Florida

Food and Nutrition Research Briefs
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Offers short summaries about recent USDA nutrition research designed for the general public.

Food Surveys Research Group: Publications At This Location
USDA. Agricultural Research Service. Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center.
Links to the publications on the food consumption patterns of the U.S. population.

National Program 107: Human Nutrition
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Serves as the home page for the USDA's effort to study the relationships between food and health throughout the life cycle.

Plant, Soil and Nutrition Research: Publications At This Location
USDA. Agricultural Research Service. Plant, Soil and Nutrition Research.
Provides access to research publications on USDA's efforts to improve the security and nutritional quality of plant crop species.

What We Eat in America
USDA. Agricultural Research Service.
Furnishes summaries of American eating patterns segmented by variables including gender, race, meal type (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), and nutrient values.

Food Choices & Health
USDA. Economic Research Service.
Presents research on diet quality and nutrition, nutrition education, food access, food consumption and obesity.

Research and Analysis
USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.
Contains original research analyzing the effectiveness of USDA nutrition assistance programs including: the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program, the National School Lunch Program, and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Collates all materials generated by this ongoing study of 5,000 representative Americans. Provides access to all data collected, including elements relevant to nutritional behavior and outcomes.

Human Nutrition Research Information Management
DHHS. National Institutes of Health.
Offers a searchable database of nutrition research projects funded by the federal government. Includes reports summarizing the total amount of money spent by the NIH on nutrition research and training, segmented by fiscal year.

Welcome to the NIH Division of Nutrition Research Coordination
DHHS. National Institutes of Health.
Organizes materials related to the division's mission to coordinate nutritional sciences-related research and research training across the National Institutes of Health and among other federal agencies.

Catalogue of Surveillance Systems
National Collaborative on Childhood Obesity Research; Centers for Disease Control; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Provides access for users to review, sort, and compare data collection efforts relevant to childhood obesity research.

Food Insight: Survey Research
International Food Information Council Foundation.
Gives summaries of survey research measuring the attitudes, knowledge, and behaviors of the public relevant to nutrition.

Topic: Food and Nutrition
Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Sciences.
Lists reports on the safety and adequacy of the U.S. food supply, proper use of dietary supplements, the need for adequate nutrition among particular populations, and guidelines for nutrient intake.