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While fad diets that demonize carbs are always popular at the start of the New Year, science and common sense still lean towards including them in your diet. A recent large analysis finds that consuming grains, fruits and vegetables reduces the risk of early death from cancer and heart...
 

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!
 
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When people hear of a Mediterranean diet, visions of endless baskets of bread and olive oil or pizza may come to mind. And while these foods are certainly eaten by various populations living near the Mediterranean, the Mediterranean diet really focuses more on whole grains. Whole grains are those that have not undergone much processing ... Mediterranean Diet staples- whole grains


New research suggests that adding highly-processed fiber to already processed foods may impact human health in a negative way...
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Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine have been busy investigating how four Himalayan populations’ food intake affects their microbiome. Longtime residents of the foothills of the Himalayas live the Tharu, Raute, Raji and Chepang. They share similar culture, ancestry and language, but differ in their dietary lifestyles....
Food and Health, Prevention

Plant foods like fruit, vegetables, whole grains, beans, lentils, nuts, and seeds are  not only loaded with phytochemicals, vitamins, and minerals to fight disease, but they’re also great sources of fiber...