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  • Make a Fresh Start with Spring Foods

    03/25/2015

    Spring is a great time to hit the reset button and reintroduce some fresh foods into your kids' diet after a long winter. Get into the swing of spring with these four seasonal favorites. Make a Fresh Start with Spring Foods Make a Fresh Start with Spring Foods Jess Cording Spring is a great time…

  • Fitness Trackers for Kids

    03/18/2015

    Though most fitness trackers target adults, new products and devices are being designed just for kids. fitness trackers fitness trackers for kids kids eat right fitness wearables Fitness Trackers for Kids Fitness Trackers for Kids Marisa Moore It seems adults everywhere want to measure every step ta…

  • How to Sell "Healthy" to Kids

    03/13/2015

    Selling "healthy" to kids requires lifestyle and attitude shifts, not just a mandate of eating rules. healthy eating Kids Eat Right how to sell healthy to kids How to Sell "Healthy" to Kids How to Sell "Healthy" to Kids Mike wanted his 14 year-old son to "eat healt…

  • Hydrate Right During Physical Activity

    03/23/2015

    Drinking the right amount of fluids before, during and after physical activity is vital to providing your body the fluids it needs to perform properly. hydrate right hydration exercise fitness physical activity water Hydrate Right During Physical Activity Hydrate Right During Physical Activity Sharo…

  • Kidney Disease

    03/16/2015

    The kidneys remove drugs, toxins and waste products from your blood, regulate and balance fluids in your body, release hormones that help keep your blood pressure normal and more. kidney disease kidney failure renail failure Kidney Disease Kidney Disease Sharon Denny Your kidneys perform many import…

  • Prostate Cancer Prevention: Can Proper Nutrition Help?

    03/19/2015

    Did you know that, not counting some forms of skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer in American men? prostate cancer cancer prevention nutrition to prevent prostate cancer Prostate Cancer Prevention: Can Proper Nutrition Help? Prostate Cancer Prevention: Can Proper Nutrition Help? C…

  • Exercise and Diabetes

    03/24/2015

    It's American Diabetes Association Alert Day. If you are at risk for diabetes, making exercise a part of your lifestyle will improve your diabetes and reduce complications. exercise and diabetes diabetes prevention Exercise and Diabetes Exercise and Diabetes Christine Gerbstadt Exercise improves…

  • Keep Kids Out of the Clean Plate Club

    03/27/2015

    What seems like nurturing and concern may actually be an invitation to an eventual weight problem. Forcing kids to overeat teaches them to ignore their bodies’ signals that they’ve had enough. ker kids eat right clean plate club Jill Weisenberger Ximena Jimenez Angie Hasemann Keep Kids Out of the Cl…

  • How to Order Gluten-Free in a Restaurant

    03/27/2015

    Dining out doesn't have to be off-limits for people with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity. It just takes some extra planning and attention. Here's how to enjoy a gluten-free meal away from home. gluten-free celiac disease gluten sensitivity how to order gluten-free in a restaurant How to…

  • Is Your Kid Over-Caffeinated?

    02/09/2015

    Approximately 75 percent of children, adolescents and young adults in the United States consume caffeine, a compound that stimulates the central nervous system. caffeine central nervous system kids and caffeine kids eat right Is Your Kid Over-Caffeinated? Is Your Kid Over-Caffeinated? Jill Weisenber…

  • Safe Weight Gain Tips for Underweight Kids

    02/25/2015

    Despite an obesity epidemic in this country, nearly 4 percent of children and teens are underweight. obesity childhood obesity weight gain underweight overweight safe weight gain Kids Eat Right Safe Weight Gain Tips for Underweight Kids Safe Weight Gain Tips for Underweight Kids Katherine Serbinski …

  • Set Smart Lifestyle Goals with the Help of a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

    03/11/2015

    Registered dietitian nutritionists are committed to helping people enjoy healthy lives through their food and nutrition services. Set Smart Lifestyle Goals with the Help of a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Set Smart Lifestyle Goals with the Help of a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Set Smart Li…

  • How an RDN Can Help with Kidney Disease

    03/26/2015

    A registered dietitan nutritionist can teach kidney disease patients how to eat the proper nutrients to help prevent progression of the disease. RDN registered dietitian nutritionist kidney disease disease progression How an RDN Can Help with Kidney Disease How an RDN Can Help with Kidney Disease Sh…

  • Get to Know Your School Lunch Program

    03/05/2015

    Whether it is a loveable lunch lady or a favorite — or least favorite — meal, we all have some sort of memory from our time spent in the school cafeteria. school lunch program school lunch school cafeteria National School Lunch Program USDA Kids Eat Right Get to Know Your School Lunch Program Get to…

  • 8 Tips for Serving Healthier Party Treats

    02/16/2015

    From sweet cakes and candies to salty snacks, many common party treats can be anything but nutritious. But hosting or attending a kids party doesn't have to derail your child's nutrition. Kids Eat Right party treats birthday party party snacks birthday party treats birthday party snacks birt…

  • Enhancing the Flavor of Your Meals

    02/24/2015

    The foods you enjoy are likely the ones you eat the most. So make taste a kitchen priority when preparing healthy, nutritious meals. Enhancing the Flavor of Your Meals Enhancing the Flavor of Your Meals According to research, taste tops nutrition as the main reason why Americans buy one food over an…

  • Sugar Substitutes: How Much is too Much?

    02/11/2015

    The FDA states that sugar substitutes are safe to eat in the amounts that people typically consume. But just how much is acceptable and safe for human consumption? Sugar Substitutes: How Much is too Much? Sugar Substitutes sugar Sugar Substitutes: How Much is too Much? Sugar Substitutes: How Much is…

  • The Facts on Sodium and High Blood Pressure

    03/10/2015

    Everybody has sodium in their diet; it's a fact of life. Learn why lowering your sodium intake may benefit your health. The Facts on Sodium and High Blood Pressure salt high blood pressure sodium The Facts on Sodium and High Blood Pressure The Facts on Sodium and High Blood Pressure Jill Kohn Ev…

  • Combating High Blood Pressure

    03/03/2015

    About one in three U.S. adults has high blood pressure, a major risk factor for heart disease, stroke, congestive heart failure and kidney disease. Combating High Blood Pressure High Blood Pressure DASH diet hypertension Combating High Blood Pressure Combating High Blood Pressure Jill Kohn About one…