Food and Health

There has been a ton of groundbreaking health news this year. Let's look back at the top nutrition and health stories of 2014...
 

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Food and Health, Prevention

Lately, the USDA has been updating school nutrition policies and programs like crazy! Let's take a look at the most recent developments...
Food and Health, Prevention

Whew! It has been a whirlwind of a year, with lots of news and controversy rocking the health scene. Let's take a moment to sit back, take a breath, and review the nutrition highlights of 2013. Healthful Snacks in Schools: This year, the USDA set up nutrient guidelines for food items sold at schools. Basically, these ... 2013 Year in Review: Health and Nutrition Edition
Food and Health

You may remember all the excitement surrounding the new gluten labeling guidelines, which regulate claims about whether a food contains gluten. We wanted to explore the ramifications of other claims on product labels, and while I was going through food articles, I found this gem about misleading "natural" food...
Food and Health, MyPlate

Did you know that October is Health Literacy Month? Well, now you do! One of the easiest ways that I've found to build health literacy is to consult MyPlate. MyPlate is the USDA's guide to healthful and balanced meals, setting up standards and guidelines for each meal. Today, I'm...