Teen Nutrition

DHHS. OWH. National Women's Health Information Center.

Provides information on body image and its relation to self-esteem.

Nemours Foundation. KidsHealth.

Provides a list of resources for teens to learn about making healthy choices. Also includes information on steroids, strength training, and eating disorders.

Nemours Foundation. KidsHealth.

Helps teens learn about the factors effecting their self-esteem as well as tips for boosting self-concept.

USDA. ARS. Food Surveys Research Group.

Highlights adolescent snacking patterns, and assesses nutrient intake and calorie intake from snacks based on 2005-2006 NHANES data. Published October 2010.

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Child Health & Human Development.

An interactive program to help 11 to 13-year olds think critically about how the media can affect food and physical activity choices.