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  Here are 10 easy ways to lower calories, fat, saturated fat and sodium from baking recipes: Use applesauce in place of half or more of the fat in baked goods like muffins and quick breads. Use tub margarine in place of butter or stick margarine. Eliminate salt. Substitute...
 
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Ingredients: Crust: 1/2 prepared pie crust (use tulip method on the previous page) Filling: 15 ounce can pumpkin 1/3 cup sugar 1/3 cup Splenda 2 teaspoons pumpkin pie spice 1/2 cup egg whites 12 ounce can evaporated skim milk Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 350 de- grees. 2. Make a tulip crust as described on ... Best Light Pumpkin Pie
 
Food and Health

Set up your pantry to help meet your goals, not tempt you away from them!
 


When you’re overweight or obese, the thought of losing enough pounds to achieve your “ideal” weight can be overwhelming. That’s why it’s important to remember that losing a relatively small amount of weight can have a large impact on your health. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recommends setting...
 

Putting together a comprehensive and engaging cooking demonstration is hard work -- but that's about to change.
 

These fun and educational incentives make the perfect prizes, rewards, awards, and gifts for health and wellness promotion. Set them up at your next wellness fair, nutrition class, or company raffle.
 
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It is no secret that there is a growing epidemic of opioid drugs related deaths in the USA. The most common type of chronic pain leading to the use of prescription pain medications is arthritis with osteoarthritis (OA) being by far the most common for that develops in a large percentage of older Americans. Obesity ... Nutritional Therapy to Reduce Arthritis Pain