More and more food labels and packages are proudly displaying claims about added fiber. Even certain sweeteners are sporting new ... Get the Lowdown on Fiber

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!
Cooking, MyPlate

November is American Diabetes Month, which makes today an excellent time to learn more about living healthfully with diabetes. After all, meal planning can be tricky, and it's key to have several nutritious snacks every day. So what exactly should go on your plate if you have diabetes? Why, that's why we're here -- to help you make a healthful, balanced plate at every meal!
Cooking, Kids

We are delighted to announce the launch of a new blog that is designed to help families cook together and put better food on their tables -- all with less time and money. The Chef’s Tips for Healthy Family Cooking Blog is online at, and will feature the work of chefs, dietitians, and home economists who team up to write articles, provide shopping lists, and offer great ideas for cooking with kids.

In January 2004 the American Diabetes Association (ADA) released its dietary recommendations for patients with type 2 diabetes.1 While they ... More Fiber Improves Type 2 Diabetes

Americans who do not smoke are more likely to die from colorectal cancer than any other type of cancer. There ... CPE: Fiber, Fruits, Vegetables and Risk of Colon Cancer