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Nutritional Guidelines For Healthy Bones

With the recent medical education push toward prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, more and more people are searching for ways to naturally prevent this debilitating disease. Osteoporosis bone fractures, although not life threatening, does result in death of the sufferer approximately 30 percent of the time. Patients who suffer from hip fractures also have a […]

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Healthy Eating Aimed At Kids

We are what we eat, and that includes our children. The food and snacks they put into their bodies each day are what make up their cells and fuel their energy. Healthy eating aimed at kids is designed to increase their energy, their health and their potential for a healthy life as they grow older. […]

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Adult Learning Grant

Statistics show that more and more older adults are seeking a higher education. These are people who may have been out of school for years. Now they want to pick up a few college credits to improve their job performance, or get a degree and completely change their careers. When they were younger, they would […]

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Fasting For Weight Loss

The rate of growth of people has increased as the number of weight loss products continues to increase and our marriage to the Standard Western Diet grows. More people are turning to fasting for weight loss in order to jump-start their programs or to gain firm control over their eating habits. Fasting can be undertaken […]

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Emotional Eating – Who is An Emotional Eater?

Almost all of us will eat in response to an emotional trigger. This means that when we are happy, sad, celebrating, depressed, angry, frustrated or scared the first thing that most people reach for is either food or drink. Does this sound familiar? If it does not you may be in the majority of people […]

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Weight Loss Motivation

Because today’s nutrition includes too much fat, too much sugar, and too many processed foods, more people are also worried about their weight and working on a weight loss program. Motivation to continue to lose weight often starts out in high gear and quickly goes downhill. People are often motivated many times in their lives […]

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Nutrition for active Kids

However, kids who are more active may have higher needs, although those needs are not going to be much more than an extension of a healthy diet plan, which all children should be following. Specific nutrition for active kids will include maintaining a healthy diet, while being sure to get enough nutrients to help their […]

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Shopping On A Diet

Dieting is difficult enough without running out the grocery store and being faced with the temptation of processed foods, candies, sweets and tastes. There are some great ways of decreasing your temptation while shopping on a diet and improving your chances of leaving the store without a bag of Cheeto’s under one arm and the […]

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The healthy eating pyramid

This pyramid contains no words and is only a graphic representation of what the guidelines might be with each color representing different food groups. In response to MyPyramid, faculty members at the Harvard School of Public Health designed the Healthy Eating Pyramid. It is similar in shape to the US MyPyramid but also takes into […]

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Teaching college students healthy eating

Most students, and adults, learn best from role models. People learn and model the actions of the people they admire and are friends with. College students are no different. If they come from families with healthy eating habits, then most probably they will start out their college career with healthy habits. It all changes though, […]

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