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The Challenge Wellness Community
Online support community that focuses on nutrition, excersise, preventative health and wellness. To find support click on Groups then Catagory then Support Website: http://www.challengewellnesscommunity.com Verified: 8/16/2012
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Provides information on food safety, cosmetics, nutrition, dietary supplements, food additives, food labeling and food biotechnology. Sponsored by FDA. Voice: 1-888-723-3366 Website: http:/www.cfsan.fda.gov Verified: 4/4/2012
Provides hunger relief through a network of over 200 food banks and food-rescue programs. Voice: 1-800-771-2303 Website: http://www.feedingamerica.org Verified: 4/4/2012
Meat and Poultry Hotline
Answers questions on the proper handling of food. Helps individuals to understand labels on meat and poultry. Will answer questions about safe handling procedures. Sponsored by US Depart. of Agriculture. Voice: (BILINGUAL) 1-800-535-4555 or 1-888-674-6854 (Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm EST) Website: http:/www.fsis.usda.gov Verified: 4/4/2012
S.T.O.P. (Safe Tables Our Priority)
Support, education and advocacy for victims and families of victims of foodborne infectious diseases (E.coli, Salmonella Listeria, Shigella, Vibrio and many others). Newsletter, phone and online networking. Write: STOP Foodborne Illness 3759 N. Ravensood, Suite #224 Chicago, IL 60613 Voice: 1-800-350-7867 Website: http://www.stopfoodborneillness.org Verified: 4/4/2012
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