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Culture and Food

Explore foods and customs from a variety of cultures, and find traditional recipes from around the world.

USDA, Food and Nutrition Service, SNAP-Ed Connection

Get healthy menu ideas for holiday celebrations including Passover, Kwanzaa, Ramadan, Cinco de Mayo, and Chinese New Year.

HHS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Get ideas about what you can do as a Hispanic or Latino adult to improve your health and nutrition. 

HHS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Native Diabetes Wellness Program

Download and print these coloring books, bookmarks, and puzzles to teach kids about healthy living. These activities were developed for the Eagle Book series, which inspires Native American youth to take steps to prevent diabetes.

HHS, Indian Health Service

Learn how healthy eating can provide benefits to your body and your community.

HHS, Indian Health Service

Use this guide to create a healthy plate using traditional Native American foods.

HHS, Indian Health Service

Follow this recipe for a healthier, whole wheat version of traditional fry bread.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Find 23 traditional and tasty Latino recipes with reduced fat, cholesterol, and sodium in this bilingual cookbook. PDF | 2.66 MB

National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Browse through a variety of healthy Latino, African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Vietnamese, and Filipino Community recipes.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, MedlinePlus Health Information

Find resources on specific health concerns for American Indians and Alaska Natives, along with tips for healthy nutrition and lifestyle habits. 

HHS, National Institutes of Health, MedlinePlus Health Information

Discover information on specific health concerns and healthy lifestyle habits for Latino and Hispanic adults.