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Make a Fresh Start with Spring Foods

Get into the swing of spring with these four seasonal favorites.

You don't have to be a chef to be savvy - and healthy - in the kitchen. See tips and trends on ingredients, tools, techniques, meal ideas, food prep and more from food and nutrition experts.

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  • Nutrient-Rich Foods

    Are Canned Foods Nutritious for My Family?

    Roberta Duyff, MS, RD, FAND

    Quick and convenient, more than 1500 varieties of canned foods appear on today's supermarket shelves offering everything from traditional fare to a variety of nutritionally positioned products. Read More

  • Nutrient-Rich Foods

    What Are Chia Seeds?

    Emerging research suggests that including chia seeds as part of a healthy diet may help improve cardiovascular risk factors such as lowering cholesterol, triglycerides and blood pressure. Read More

  • Nutrient-Rich Foods

    Yogurt Mania

    In the last five years a mind-blowing 2,500-percent increase in sales of Greek-style yogurt have lead the charge in a diversifying yogurt section. Learn why this dairy food is so popular. Read More

  • Cooking Tips and Trends

    Do the Salsa

    Salsa is a healthy and delicious way to add the right amount of spiciness or sweetness to your dish. Read More

  • Snack and Meal Ideas

    Puerto Rican Favorites Made Healthy

    Jill Weisenberger, MS, RDN, CDE, FAND

    Puerto Rican cuisine is filled with tropical fruits, fresh fish, flavorful herbs and spices, and plenty of fiber-packed beans. Read More

  • Snack and Meal Ideas

    Make Time for Breakfast

    Dayle Hayes, MS, RD

    Kids (and adults) who eat breakfast tend to do better at school (and work) and have healthier weights and cholesterol levels as well. Read More