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From Elovia Peddle - We just did a talk today for seniors that included a discussion on hypertension and sodium. The talk was created and presented by one of our second year diet tech students, Jennifer Bucell, from Cuyahoga Community College. The object of this game is to have...
 
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2nd Grade Shopping Activity: Every year Othello Community Hospital is the host of 2nd Graders during National Hospital Week. They get to see things of interest in several departments throughout the hospital and end with Kay Hougan-Jones, CDM, CFPP, Director of Dietary.Here is her report: I ask them who...
 

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

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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What do these foods have in common? (fiber) Display beans, oatmeal, apples, brown rice, canned peas, shredded wheat and whole grain bread (and other high fiber foods). The question for the display should be, "What do these foods have in common?" The answer of course, is "fiber"! Anyone who guesses correctly can receive a raffle ... Educator’s Idea File: Wellness Fair Booth Ideas
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Shopping List Contest Publish a healthy shopping list and encourage everyone to come up with healthful meals for the ingredients. Dishes must use these ingredients, be low in fat and sodium, and use vegetables. Here is a simple list: • Oil, light soy sauce, vinegar, herbs • Rice, pasta, whole grain cereal, oatmeal • Lettuce, ... Shopping List Contest
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Menu Planning Contest Many of our customers request sample menus and materials on how to plan a menu. We created a handout this month for a fun checklist of 7 types of healthful meals using beans, pasta, rice, soups, lean protein, fish and soup to help consumers plan better...