Cooking

Eating more fruits and vegetables is a positive step toward better health and weight management. There are 26 letters in the alphabet – if you use one of these tips every two weeks you will have a healthier year! A = Apple – Keep a crisp one in your...
 

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!
 
Food and Health, Prevention

Here are the most popular themes for books right now, along with a few corresponding class ideas that make healthy eating seem really fun.


Lung function can be measured by the amount of air expelled from the lungs in one second or the Forced Exhaled Volume in one second (FEV1), and by the Forced Vital Capacity (FVC), which is the total amount of air a person can inhale in six seconds. Lower values of FEV1 and FVC have long ... Can Diet Slow the Decline of Lung Function?
Food and Health, Prevention

A new analysis of scientific evidence was performed to examine the proof behind popular diet claims...


There is little doubt that what we eat (or don’t eat) and drink can play a significant role promoting or inhibiting gallstone formation. There are various types of gallstones, with some composed largely of the calcium salts of bile pigments and some triggered by parasitic infections. In the USA...