Food and Health, Prevention

Here's everything you need to know for all of your Nutrition Month projects...
 

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!
 
MyPlate

Last week I had the privilege of attending the USDA MyPlate National Partner's meeting at FNCE. Food and Health Communications has been a partner since 2011 when MyPlate was presented after the 2010 US Dietary Guidelines. The 2020 Dietary Guidelines process is well underway now. You can check progress on these important new guidelines as ... MyPlate and Dietary Guidelines Update
Food and Health, Prevention

Here are fun "bites" for your social messaging efforts. We chose the topic of a plant based diet using evidence from the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Plant based = MORE vegetables, fruits, whole grains, legumes, nuts, seeds Plant based = LESS animal based foods and processed foods Consistent evidence indicates that a dietary pattern ... Social Messaging: Plant Based Diet
MyPlate

An additional step is added to the process for updating the Dietary Guidelines  for Americans (DGA) process as compared to years past. See the press release here.  The former process was to gather a committee of experts, review all of the peer-reviewed evidence, issue recommendations, ask for comments, then...
Cooking

Here are some great messages to create awareness for a plant-based diet for your clients, students, employees, and patients. The next time you are in the mood for a burger, consider the vegetarian alternative. One vegetarian burger contains about 120 calories. A meat patty contains almost double that amount...