Nutrition on the Internet
LLU Diet Manual
|(PDF) Lists the vegetarian resources available through the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Allied Health Professions, Loma Linda University. Order blank for the Loma Linda University Diet Manual: A handbook supporting vegetarian nutrition.
The LLU Diet Manual, a handbook supporting vegetarian nutrition, edited by Georgia Hodgkin, EdD, RD, FADA, and Susan Maloney, MS, RD, is available for purchase. The manual with CD is $95 plus $8 shipping and handling. The CD is intended for use on a single computer. Intranet copies may be purchased for $250 for use on up to five computers.
The following is a list of web sites with information on vegetarian nutrition. New research is published frequently that may be found on the web. The following web sites have proven to provide reliable information in the past.*
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic's web page for professionals and the public. Search “vegetarian” for over 500 pages referencing vegetarian nutrition. Position paper on vegetarian nutrition supported by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Dietiitians of Canada.
Information on all kinds of soy products
Updates in food science
Calculate individual calorie needs based on gender and activity level. Search "vegetarian" for approximately 50 references to vegetarian nutrition. USDA web pages with information on dietary guidelines, dietary supplements, food safety, and healthy school meals.
Web page for the Vegetarian Resource Group, publishers of bimonthly
Web page of the Vegetarian Practice Group, a sub-unit of the American Dietetic Association
Department of Health and Human Services/National Institute of Health program to avert pediatric obesity
Links to BMI reference tables and pediatric growth charts
Features one article from the monthly publication of UC Berkeley Wellness Newsletter. Offers timely general health information.
Web page of the Tufts Health and Nutrition Newsletter. Published monthly to provide consumers with reliable, scientific health and nutrition advice to better the public's health. Content based primarily on Tufts School of Nutrition Science and Policy research and expertise.
* Health advice from any of the above web sites must be evaluated by the reader and is not intended to take the place of the advice of the reader’s health-care provider. Loma Linda University does not endorse or profit from any of the products that may be mentioned on the web sites, with the exception of the Loma Linda University Diet Manual.