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5 Pre-Canned Meat To Stay Out Of Now - DON'T EAT THIS

5 Pre-Canned Meat To Stay Out Of Now – DON’T EAT THIS

As convenient as walking into your favorite supermarket and picking up prepared dishes, some of these items can have a high cost to your health. Between the high sodium levels and saturated fat, the nutritional value of many prepackaged products is worth noting. Our nutritionists have weighed in on several products that have popped for …

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Cowlitz County organizations aim to create a healthy relationship between youth and food

Cowlitz County organizations aim to create a healthy relationship between youth and food

The sun was just beginning to peek into the tall pine trees abutting Carrolls Elementary School when the fourth grade class went outside on Wednesday morning. Students walked across the playground to congregate in the garden, for a somewhat funky crossover lesson in science, health, and listening. Lower Columbia School gardens teach students how to …

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4 Simple, Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Try This Fall for Weight Loss

4 Simple, Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes You Should Try This Fall for Weight Loss

With the formal fall in full swing, you might be craving some warm and hearty meals like stews and grills. When the weather gets colder, there’s nothing quite like preparing a simple but warm dinner that can warm you up — and it takes just a little effort to elicit euphoria. This is where slow …

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Ultra-processed foods and colorectal cancer in men

Ultra-processed foods and colorectal cancer in men

Post on PinterestExperts say ultra-processed foods like French fries contain ingredients that increase the risk of colorectal cancer in men. Westend61 / Getty Images Researchers say ultra-processed foods increase the risk of colorectal cancer in men, but they have not found any increased risk in women. Experts say ultra-processed foods contain sugars, oils and fats …

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Federal funding has allowed schools to offer free meals to all students through the COVID-19 pandemic, but the funding has run out.  Some Lansing-area schools continue to feed their students for free.

Lansing-area schools continue free lunches after federal exemption ends

LANSING Federal funding that allowed schools to provide free meals to all students has run out, but some Lansing-area schools continue to provide free meals to all students. During the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, the USDA implemented waivers that allowed schools across the country to offer free lunch and breakfast to all …

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How can cities be formed?  Promote healthy diets and active lifestyles in urban environments

How can cities be formed? Promote healthy diets and active lifestyles in urban environments

The design of the city affects the physical, mental and social well-being of communities around the world. A new report prepared by WHO/Europe in collaboration with Gehl Design looks at ways to promote physical activity and healthy diets in urban areas, thus placing health and well-being at the center of city planning. Non-communicable diseases are …

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Chef Nick Wallace teaches Weddington students about healthy eating

Chef Nick Wallace teaches Weddington students about healthy eating

Weddington Elementary School students recently had the opportunity to learn first-hand from a former Top Chef contestant about healthy eating and preparing healthy meals through an ongoing partnership with Ben’s Original, a brand of Mars Food. To further promote and advocate for healthy nutritional education in Greenville – where the brand has been a staple …

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