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Food Guide Resources from Health Canada

An index to tools and materials from health Canada can be found at http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/food-guide-aliment/index_e.html. In addition to highlights noted in OHPE 507, the section for educators and communicators includes the following.

Materials

  • Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide
  • My Food Guide

Interactive Tools

  • Interactive Nutrition Label and Quiz
  • EATracker (Dietitians of Canada)

Resources

  • Web cast: Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide (2007): Developing Age and Gender Specific Food Intake Patterns
  • Canada's Physical Activity Guide
  • Canadian Nutrient File and Nutrient Value of Some Common Foods
  • Prenatal Nutrition
  • Healthy Weights
  • It's Your Health articles
  • Fight BAC
  • Cultural profiles project