National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Act of 1987: Hearings Before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, Second Session, on S. 1081 ... March 1 and 22, 1988, Volume 4

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Page 327 - USDA are jointly sponsoring a contract to the Life Sciences Research Office of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology...
Page 369 - Please include your zip code and. for change of address, a copy of old address label. Subscription Rates: Members of The American Institute of Nutrition and The American Society for Clinical Nutrition. Inc. $15.00 per year; Nonmembers $25.00 per year (Canada and Mexico $26.00; Foreign $28.00) payable in advance.
Page 675 - ... changes in foods, usage patterns, and new information from the food laboratories. In 1985, foods reported in HHANES were incorporated into the USDA data base. In 1986, computer data tapes used in CSFII-85 and HHANES Mexican-American survey were released for public use through the National Technical Information Service of the US Department of Commerce.
Page 172 - All scientific work is incomplete — whether it be observational or experimental. All scientific work is liable to be upset or modified by advancing knowledge. That does not confer upon us a freedom to ignore the knowledge we already have, or to postpone the action that it appears to demand at a given time.
Page 575 - Congress, within ninety days after the date of enactment of this title, a proposal for a comprehensive nutritional status monitoring system, to include : (1) an assessment system consisting of periodic surveys and continuous monitoring to determine: the extent of risk of nutrition-related health problems in the United States ; which population groups or areas of the country face greatest risk; and the likely causes of risk and changes in the above risk factors over time; (2) a surveillance system...
Page 117 - To establish a coordinated National Nutrition Monitoring and Related Research Program, and a comprehensive plan for the assessment of the nutritional and dietary status of the United States population and the nutritional quality of the United States food supply, with provision for the conduct of scientific research and development in support of such program and plan.
Page 635 - CSFII Continuing Survey of Food Intakes By Individuals (HNIS/USDA) CSSS Coordinated State Surveillance System (CDC/DHHS) DHHS Department of Health and Human Services ERS Economic Research Service (USDA) ES Extension Service (USDA) FASEB Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology FDA Food and Drug Administration (DHHS) FLAPS Food Labeling and Package Survey (FDA/DHHS) FNS Food and Nutrition Service (USDA) FSIS Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA) HHANES Hispanic Health and Nutrition...
Page 600 - Churches USA The American College of Preventive Medicine The' American Dietetic Association The American Heart Association The American Home Economics Association The American Institute of Nutrition The American Medical Students Association The American Nurses Association The American Public Health Association The American School Food Service Association The American Society for Clinical Nutrition The Association of State and Territorial Health Officers The Association of Schools of Public Health...
Page 426 - Even the US Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Human Services issued Dietary Guidelines for Americans in 1980 that call for diets lower in fat.
Page 635 - Clinical Nutrition Research Unit (NIH/DHHS) CSFII Continuing Survey of Food Intakes By Individuals (HNIS/USDA) CSSS Coordinated State Surveillance System (CDC/DHHS) DHHS Department of Health and Human Services ERS Economic Research Service (USDA) ES Extension Service (USDA) FASEB Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology FDA Food and Drug Administration (DHHS) FLAPS Food Labeling and Package Survey (FDA/DHHS) FNS Food and Nutrition Service (USDA) FSIS Food Safety and Inspection Service...

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