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Stress Management Tips for the Mind, Body & Soul

Posted on October 12, 2020

Everyone experiences stress, and each person has a different way of dealing with it. Many people choose to turn to food to help them feel better, and that can lead to more stress when those extra calories add up to extra pounds. If you’re already…

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Sweet Nutrients of Sweet Potatoes

Posted on September 28, 2020

Sweet potatoes are an excellent source of vitamin A, C, B6, potassium, and fiber. They also tend to add a nice sweet twist to an otherwise savory dish, such as chili, making it burst with flavor. The addition of black beans in the chili recipe below…

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Turning Over a New Leaf

Posted on September 14, 2020

Setting healthy back-to-school goals begins with the understanding that a well-balanced diet, exercise and a regular sleep schedule all contribute to performing at the top of your game. Make sure to touch upon these three elements when brainstorming…

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Back-to-School Vitamin ABC's

Posted on August 10, 2020

Do you know your nutrition ABCs? Whether students are back at school or learning virtually, now’s the perfect time to brush up on the basics!  Vitamin A: an important nutrient for promoting vision and immune system health.  …

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Be Prepared ~ Top 10 Survival Essentials

Posted on July 27, 2020

All of our support goes out to those who have been affected by the recent COVID-19 pandemic. It is during these times that we are reminded how fragile life is, and how important protecting ourselves and our loved ones is in an emergency. Recent…

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Cauliflower: The “Other” Side Dish

Posted on July 6, 2020

Cauliflower is a cruciferous vegetable that is naturally high in fiber and B-vitamins. It provides a high level of antioxidants and phytonutrients that can protect against cancer. It also contains fiber to enhance weight loss and digestion, choline…

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Summer Safety

Posted on June 22, 2020

Summer can be a fun time of year with all of the outdoor activities, but the sun and heat can be dangerous, so make sure you protect yourself! It is essential for our bodies to absorb 10-15 minutes of sunlight daily because it provides us with all…

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Krazy About Kale

Posted on June 8, 2020

Kale is high in fiber and water, both of which help prevent constipation and promote a healthy regular digestive function. This nutrient dense leafy green also contains B vitamins and vitamin C, which promote iron absorption and are essential for…

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The Best of Barbecue

Posted on May 27, 2020

With barbecue season just around the corner, it’s good to remember to balance your diet with healthy choices. Some barbecue foods tend to have much higher fat content than others, and it’s good to know what foods to avoid. So, jump into this…

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The Superfruit: Acai Berry

Posted on May 11, 2020

Acai berries are a Brazilian “superfruit” that are native to the Amazon region. Acai berries are loaded with healthy antioxidants, and they also supply your body with electrolytes, trace minerals, amino acids and even small amounts of essential…

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