Nutrition & Food Safety Links/Resources
Ball Canning Hotline: 1-800-240-3340
Butterball Turkey Talk-Line: 1-800-BUTTERBALL (1-800-288-8372)
Food & Drug Administration Outreach and Information Center: 1-888-SAFEFOOD
Poison Help Hotline: 1-800-222-1222
US Department of Agriculture's Meat and Poultry Hotline: 1-800-535-4555 TTY 1-800-256-7072
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov/foodsafety
United States Department of Agriculture: http://www.fsis.usda.gov/
Consumer.gov http://www.consumer.gov/ and Consumer Product hotline: 1-800-638-2772
- Online and telephone federal information resources for consumers.
- Information on a wide range of consumer topics.
- Information for consumers about home food safety.
- Information for consumers about healthy eating, exercise and steps to a healthier you.
- Information regarding nutrition, lifestyle, medication and research for diabetes.
American Cancer Society: http://www.cancer.org
National Cancer Institute: http://www.cancer.gov
- Information regarding different types of cancer and cancer research studies.
National Osteoporosis Foundation: http://www.nof.org
- Information regarding osteoporosis, prevention of osteoporosis, doctors, research and more.
National Kidney Foundation: http://www.kidney.org
- Information regarding kidney disease, transplantation and hemodialysis
American Liver Foundation: http://www.liverfoundation.org
Family Access Medical Insurance Security Plan: http://www.famis.org
- Covering children with affordable health insurance
Virginia Department of Health: http://www.vdh.state.va.us/
- Tips and information affecting the public health of woman, men, infants, children, adolescents, as well as chronic diseases etc.
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