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  • National Nutrition Month

    National Nutrition Month
    Do your children turn their nose up at anything green? Or, maybe they'd rather live on a diet of chicken nuggets and pizza.  As a mom of two, I get how challenging meal times can be.  One of my daughters loves whatever protein I'm serving, while the other wishes I would let her have fruit for every meal.  I realize, compared to lots of kids, you're saying, so what am I complaining about?
  • Environmental Nutrition: Mini meals vs. three squares

    Environmental Nutrition It's a popular notion that eating smaller, more frequent meals, such as six small meals a day, is a healthier approach than the traditional three square meals a day. Some people believe eating more frequently may help keep their...

    An apple a day may not keep the doctor away, study says

    An apple a day doesn't necessarily keep the doctor away. That's according to proverb-busting research that found daily apple eaters had just as many doctor visits as those who ate fewer or no apples. The findings don't mean apples aren't good for you but...

    Community Center features healthy choices at food fair

    The old adage that there's no such thing as a free lunch was turned on its head March 28 at Sprague Community Center, as four local restaurants and several food-related agencies offered an assortment of healthy tastes for the sampling. And while it wasn't...

    Navajo Nation sees tax on junk food as way to combat health problems

    Navajo Nation sees tax on junk food as way to combat health problems
    On a weekday shopping trip to the only real grocery store for 30 miles, Ann Neagle paused before a bag of Red Delicious apples, $7 for a dozen, plus a new discount — the Navajo Nation lifted the 5% sales tax on fresh fruits and vegetables. That'...