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Food and Nutrition Apps and Blogs


Find USDA food and nutrition blog posts.

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service

Ask Karen provides 24/7 assistance and tips on preventing foodborne illness, safe food handling and storage, and safe preparation of meat, poultry, and egg products. Mobile Ask Karen has all the same features as Ask Karen from your desktop or laptop.

USDA. Food Safety and Inspection Service. Cornell University. Food Marketing Institute

The FoodKeeper can help you use food while at peak quality and reduce waste.

HHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Download the free Dining Decisions game to your iPad, iPhone, or Android device and see how healthy you can make your food plate!

HHS. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

The Be Active Your Way Blog is the official blog of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.

HHS. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Select the country you’re in and answer a few simple questions about what you’re thinking about eating or drinking, and Can I Eat This? will tell you whether it’s likely to be safe.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

The HerbList App provides research-based information about the safety and effectiveness of herbal products.

Practical information and tips from the experts to help you and your family stay food safe.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

MOVE!® Coach is a weight loss app for Veterans, service members, their families, and others who want to lose weight.

HHS. Office on Women's Health

Find a list of blog posts from the Office on Women's Health. Also see the section on Heart Health, Stroke, and Diabetes.

HHS. President's Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition

The President’s Council engages, educates, and empowers all Americans to adopt a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical activity and good nutrition.