Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals | Kathy Kliebert, Secretary

Statewide Initiatives

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Links & Resources

Staff within the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports have reviewed these Web sites, and recommend them because they have relevant, informative content about healthy eating, exercise, and other topics, and may provide online help, answer questions you may have or indicate resources. The Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports does not specifically recommend the use of these sites or take responsibility for the information you may find within them.

Healthy tips on exercise, eating right and personal care

Information about produce: recipes and benefits of fruits, vegetables, nuts and herbs

American Council of Exercise

America on the Move: Simple Steps to Better Health

Calories burned and food calories calculator

Exemplary state programs in chronic disease prevention

National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Provides resources for a motivational and creative approach to wellness

American Dietetic Association promoting optimal nutrition, health and well being

Provides links to food safety information

Health information for "Health at Every Age

Provides "Keys to Healthy Aging"

Provides information to help Americans choose to live healthier lives

Iowa Department of Public Health

Information on Iowa nutrition network's social marketing campaign

Iowa Department of Public Health resources, publications and data

Iowa Games

Live Healthy Iowa

The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability

Provides simplified nutritional analyses for all foods and recipes

Provides information on "increasing physical activity among adults age 50 and older

Society for nutrition education

Iowa Department of Elder Affairs

Numerous articles on walking

Information about aging and life course

5-A-Day for Better Health