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Free Radical Display Dottie Stambaugh, RD, set up a gorgeous free radical display for her latest presentation, and she even sent along instructions for how you can make your own. Dottie began by enlarging our Free Radical poster to a 27x16, then she tacked it onto a bulletin board. From...
 
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The use of high-dose antioxidant supplements, such as vitamins E and C, and others like selenium and beta-carotene, have been widely touted in the popular press as being useful for treating and preventing heart disease. In theory, antioxidant supplements were believed to help slow or stop the clogging of...
 

Health fair prizes or incentives can move games, presentations, and activities from good to great!
 

Looking for compelling nutrition posters to brighten your walls with motivation and education? You have come to the right place!
 
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HDL is called “good cholesterol” because it’s involved in reverse cholesterol transport or taking excess cholesterol from the arteries back to the liver for disposal. Cholesterol leaves the liver in VLDL particles, which degrade in the blood over time into LDL particles, also referred to as “bad cholesterol.” Some of these LDL particles can get ... Antioxidant Supplements and HDL
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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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For many years, Americans believed antioxidants, such as vitamins A, C and E, along with beta-carotene, could help prevent heart disease, cancer, senility and even the aging process itself. Millions of Americans now take various antioxidant supplements hoping they can largely counteract the negative health effects of a diet...