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FCS 281 Introduction to Nutrition

Fad Diets
What You Should Know about Popular Diets

United States Department of Agriculture
Evaluating Weight Control Programs

Alabama Department of Public Health
What you Should Know About Fad Diets

Vitamins and Minerals

US National Library of Medicine: Vitamins


Vitamin and Mineral Supplements  

Food and Nutrition Information Center - National Agricultural Library  


Dietary Guidelines : Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans is the Nation’s go-to source for nutrition advice. Published every 5 years for public health professionals, each edition of the Dietary Guidelines reflects the current body of nutrition science. These recommendations help Americans make healthy food and beverage choices and serve as the foundation for vital nutrition policies and programs across the United States.