NUTRITION AND HELPFUL WEBSITES
Unlock Food wants to help you improve your health and quality of life through healthy eating. This service provides easy-to-use nutrition information to help you make healthier food choices.
Dietitians of Canada promotes easier access to trusted food and nutrition information from dietitians. They provide leadership in shaping nutrition policy that supports healthy eating and promotes the health of Canadians at the national, provincial and local levels. They promote dietitians as valuable members of the health team, providing cost-effective health promotion, disease prevention, treatment and supportive care.
Diabetes Canada leads the fight against diabetes by helping those affected by diabetes live healthy lives, preventing the onset and consequences of diabetes, and discovering a cure.
For more than 60 years, Heart & Stroke has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke.
Check out their website for more information.
Obesity Canada is the country’s leading obesity charity for: Health professionals, researchers, trainees and students, policy makers, Canadians living with obesity.
The National Eating Disorder Information Centre (NEDIC) is a Canadian non-profit providing resources on eating disorders & weight preoccupation.
The Canadian Celiac Association is the national voice for people who are adversely affected by gluten, and is dedicated to improving diagnosis and quality of life.
Canadian Digestive Health Foundation provides expert advice and compassionate support to the millions of Canadians who suffer from digestive disorders.
NUTRITION RELATED APPS
Cookspiration – Dietitians of Cananda catalogue of healthy recipes.
eaTipster – Daily tips brought to you by Dietitians of Canada.
eaTracker – Track what you eat and how much you exercise with this app, developped by Dietitians of Canada.
My Fitness Pal – Another food and activity journal.
Get Enough – tracks number of servings of each food group, developped by Dairy Farmers of Canada.
GPS – Helps people stay in charge of their diabetes.s