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Take a field trip for lunch: Visit a fall farmer’s market. You can find one in your area by visiting www.greenpeople.org - click on Farmer’s Market and you will be taken to a map of all 50 states. Click on your state and you will see a list of...
 
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  Fruit & Veggie Presentation Ideas Spoil the Appetite Right Irene Berman-Levine, PhD, RD, author of Dr. Irene’s Nutrition Tidbits e-mail newsletter (www.drirene.net), frequently writes about the importance of eating fruits and vegetables. At home, she faces the reality of a 13- and 17-year-old who are just like any...
 

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

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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To illustrate the concept of oxidation that happens when the body’s cells are attacked by free radicals, Sarah Laidlaw, MS, RD, uses two bolts. One that had been exposed to the elements and was rusted and one that had been protected. The same process that causes rusting of metals causes damage to your cells, organs ... Cancer Prevention Presentation
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Hollis Bass, MEd, RD, came up with a great idea for kids that has spurned a new product set. We wanted to share it here for members so they could use it for class ideas, too! 8 Applications of Health – Most kids know what an “App” is - either they have an iTouch or ... 8 Applications for Health
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Nicholas Doherty Final Project Report What happens to the calorie density, satiety, and nutrient makeup of 4 common plant foods as they are more highly processed? For my experiment I studied how processing food affects its calorie density, satiety, and nutrient makeup. • Calorie density is a way to...