Helpful Information on Nutrition / Physical Activity

Health is our First Wealth


Narragansett Health and Safety Committee





      5 A Day! Dole -

      Action For Healthy Kids -

      Action for Healthy Kids! Soda Tool Kit - K/team_center/team_resources/NH/NH bS_Soda Toolkit.pdf

      Administration for Children and Families-

      American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance,-

      Rhode Island branch of AAHPERD

      American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement on Soft brinks in Schools, January, 2004

      American Cancer Society! Healthy Schools Healthy Kids -

      American Heart Association -

      Better and Worse Snacks - Foods and brinks for School Vending Machines. Center for Science in the Public Interest, 2003. -

      Connecticut Standards for Healthy Snack Foods and Beverages. Connecticut Team Nutrition, draft May, 2004

      Do It With Dairy/ Trans Fat information -

      Georgetown University! Bright Futures -

      Guidelines for Choosing Healthier Snacks and Vending Items. Kids First, Rhode Is land 2003

      Iowa State University Extension! Food for Fitness c Fun -

      Kids First of Rhode Island -

      Kids Health from the Nemours Foundation -

      Menu for Change: Getting Healthy Foods into Schools (Stony field Farm)

      Nancy Clarks Sports Nutrition Guidebook: Eating to Fuel Your Active Lifestyle. Nancy Clark, Leisure Press, 1990

      National Center for Disease Prevention -

      National Dairy Council -

      National Conference of State Legislatures-

      New England Dairy & Food Council -

      No Junk Food -

      Nutrition Explorations -

      Pricing and promotion effects on low-fat vending snack purchases: the CHIPS study. French 5, Jeffery R, Story M et al. American Journal of Public Health 2001; 91:1120117.

      School Nutrition Association -

      The American Dietetic Association -

      The American Dietetics Associations Complete Food & Nutrition Guide. Duyff, Roberta Larson, MS, RD, CFCS, New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2002.

      The Center for Health & Health Care in Schools -

      United States Department of Agriculture -