UGA Extension aims to provide unbiased, research-based information to help individuals and their families live healthier, happier lives through maintaining a nutritious and active lifestyle.
Cooking for a Life Time Cancer Prevention Cooking School Cooking curriculum teaching how to reduce risk for cancer through healthy food choices and physical activity.
Eat Healthy, Be Active Teaches children key nutrition and physical activity concepts.
Rite Bite Diabetes Cooking School A curriculum for teaching meal planning and food preparation skills.
School Garden Curriculum Garden-based lessons listed by grade level on earth science, life science, and physical science topics.
SNAP-Education Learn how to eat more healthfully, feed your family on a budget, and keep your food safe.
The Science Behind Our Food Lesson Plans Applied science curriculum in biology, chemistry, physical science and other subjects.
Walk Georgia A free web-based fitness program designed to encourage activity and exercise through accountability.
Walk-a-Weigh An award winning weight control program including physical activity and a healthy food demonstration.
- Building Baby's Brain Series: The Role of Music (C 1053-06) Children who grow up listening to music develop strong music-related connections in the brain. Some of these music pathways actually affect the way we think. Listening to classical music seems to impr…
- Winemaking at Home (C 717) This publication provides essential material and detailed instructions for successfully making wine at home. The information is designed for beginners who do not know where to begin and for experience…
- Protect Yourself from Ticks (C 937) This publication discusses how to protect yourself and the areas around your home from ticks. It also includes information on common tick-borne diseases, such as Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Lyme …
- Time Management: 10 Strategies for Better Time Management (C 1042) Learn 10 strategies for better time management, including knowing how to spend your time, setting priorities, using planning tools, getting organized, scheduling, delegating, and avoiding procrastinat…
Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) A program that helps parents feed their children healthier meals and snacks, save money on food, and reduce the risk of food-borne illness. Nutrition education is also provided to youth ages 4-18.
FoodTalk.org Recipes, cooking videos, educational games and lessons, and plenty of resources to help you make healthy food and physical activity choices for your whole family as well as Online and Instructor Lead Learning as part of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education.
Walk Georgia Get healthy and have fun with this interactive health and fitness program.
Zero Weight Gain Challenge The Zero Weight Gain Holiday Challenge offers tips about how you can prevent weight gain and stay fit over the busy holiday season.
CAES Hot Topics: Nutrition and Health A collection of reports and news stories related to nutrition and health.
Impact Statements: Nutrition and Health Descriptions of Extension efforts to improve knowledge and practices in these areas.
FCS Nutrition and Health Family and Consumer Sciences' Extension information related to nutrition and health.
UGA Department of Food Science and Technology Learn more about the food science and technology department at the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
The American Cancer Society The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
The American Diabetes Association Organization dedicated to preventing and curing diabetes and to improving the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
The National Diabetes Education Program NDEP translates the latest science and spreads the word that diabetes is serious, common, and costly, yet controllable and, for type 2, preventable.
The Centers for Disease Control CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation translates diabetes research into daily practice to understand the impact of the disease, influence health outcomes, and improve access to quality health care.
Frozen Holiday Treats Freezing your food does not improve its texture or flavor but it does preserve its quality.
Frying Turkeys A common cause of turkey fryer accidents is caused by filling the pot with too much oil.
Soups and Stews Having a freezer full of homemade meals helps make the holidays less stressful.