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Old 02-16-2005, 03:36 PM   #1
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Default online nutrition guides?

I'm looking for the calories and fat for a large apple -- where do you guys go most frequently to find out nutrition info on foods?
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Old 02-16-2005, 04:42 PM   #2
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All nutrition guides and/or software uses the USDA nutrient database as the backbone. You can go directly to the USDA site at http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/ and click 'search' to look up something, or download their free software so you have the latest nutrition at your fingertips
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Old 02-19-2005, 08:12 AM   #3
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I use www.calorieking.com. It has everything you need
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Old 03-03-2005, 12:32 PM   #4
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Being Canadian, I prefer http://www.dietitians.ca/
If you register, it also has a counter / journal thingy where you can enter everything you ate each day, & see just how bad you really have been! Kind of like WW online, only free.
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Old 03-03-2005, 02:10 PM   #5
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www.fitday.com is my favourite.... I'm Canadian too ...
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Old 03-03-2005, 02:45 PM   #6
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This is a very cool site: http://www.fitwatch.com/fitwatch_free/nutrition.php


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