Medical Associations

The American Academy of Family Physicians

The AAFP is the national association of family doctors. It is one of the largest national medical organizations, with more than 94,000 members. The Academy was founded in 1947 to promote and maintain high quality standards for family doctors who are providing continuing comprehensive health care to the public.
Diet & Nutrition

My Pyramid

The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion, an organization of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, was established in 1994 to improve the nutrition and well-being of Americans.

American Dietetic Association

With more than 67,000 members, the American Dietetic Association is the nation's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. ADA serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being. ADA members are the nation's food and nutrition experts, translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for healthy living.
Medical News/Information


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CDC: Centers of Disease Control & Prevention

CDC, as the sentinel for the health of people in the United States and throughout the world, strives to protect peopleeâ€s health and safety, provide reliable health information, and improve health through strong partnerships.