Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB)

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Nutrition education is any combination of educational strategies, accompanied by environmental supports, designed to facilitate voluntary adoption of food choices and other food- and nutrition-related behaviors conducive to health and well-being. Nutrition education is delivered through multiple venues and involves activities at the individual, community, and policy levels.

Contento IR. Nutrition education:
Linking research, theory and practice Jones & Bartlett, 2007