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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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Healthy Eating: Fresh vegetables are the star of this nutritious pasta salad

Healthy Eating: Fresh vegetables are the star of this nutritious pasta salad

When most people think of pasta salad, they probably think of an ’80s restaurant with faux brick walls and hanging plants or perhaps a nice side dish at a community meal. I’m here to say you can bring any updated as well as interesting pasta salad with quality pasta (including whole wheat pasta or alternative …

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Healthy Meals Incentives | Food and Nutrition Service

The USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) established the Healthy Meal Incentive Initiative to improve the nutritional quality of school meals through transforming food systems, recognizing school food authority and technical assistance, generating and sharing innovative ideas and tested practices, and grants. Basic activities Healthy Meal Incentive Appreciation Awards for School Food Authority Beginning in …

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