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Week 1: Build a Better Breakfast-Add Fiber! Day 1: Starting today, drink eight cups of water daily. You need to drink plenty of fluids when you add fiber to your diet. Begin your morning with a cup of refreshing ice water or hot herb tea when you wake up....
 
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What if the New Year brought something that promises to help you lose weight, prevent cancer, keep your heart healthy and your bowels running smoothly? You’d probably be eager to buy the book or pop the pill. But you won’t find a best-seller on the subject. It’s not as...
 

The purpose of nutrition month is to help the public become aware of the importance of good nutrition and a healthful eating plan.
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 
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Eat more citrus fruits! The winter months can be bleak and dreary, but the lively colors and flavors of citrus fruits can brighten any day! The citrus season is a good time to remind ourselves that these edible beauties are nature’s bundles of healthful nutrients. Citrus fruits contain fiber, almost no fat, no sodium, and ... Citrus
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Vivian Brake, MS, RD, Eat Well and Keep Moving Project,  says that students in the cafeteria seem to eat fruits much better when they are cut up. For instance, orange wedges were more popular than whole oranges. Maryjane Knight, MS, RD, is always adding fruits and vegetables to something. She adds canned fruits to jello, ... Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Tips from Dietitians and Family and Consumer Science Professionals