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  • Johns Hopkins University nutrition professor Joel Gittelsohn, who found significant increases in the purchase of healthy foods.He said the ideal solution would be to put more supermarkets in these communities, which are sometimes referred...
DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...aren't taking into consideration scientific research. "Fish in Alaska is a very important food resource; it's a very healthy food resource," Hartig said. "So, when I see things thrown out there, it worries me that not only will it affect our...
Less money for food

...we will."To try and combat bad nutrition resulting from stretched food dollars, the food bank will prepare the healthiest food possible at their Fireweed Diner on Kalifornsky Beach Road, which serves a lunch meal daily to anyone who stops in...

...were the public's increasing willingness to buy healthier foods and companies responding to those consumers.The...foods. Market studies have shown that many of the healthier foods have outperformed other products, she said."This...
State wants to study recess, physical ed policies

...and families to be active every day. The department also is funding coordinators in several districts to help promote healthy food and activities.Fink said she realizes schools are struggling to find ways to meet academic requirements amid funding...

...the tribe's diabetes project to provide access to healthy food."I come here when I have the money," said Thelma...mobility, it's difficult for her to find and purchase healthy foods. That makes controlling her diabetes difficult.Leslie...

...before."The movement toward healthier food banks, which a handful of other...he said. "It's all from the healthy food I get here, plus determination...local farmers as clients buy more healthy food. He believes a true farm-to-fork...
Keeping it off

...week. I felt better and looked better than I had in years. What do I eat? I'm always looking for ways to make healthy foods more enjoyable. One of my favorite dishes for a light meal is the fish taco. It's inexpensive, easy to prepare...
It's been a good year for good-for-you pecans

...pecans, in fact, that The American Heart Association (AHA) has added Georgia Pecans to its list of certified heart-healthy foods, and packages of Georgia Pecan halves and Georgia Pecan pieces will now display the Heart-Check mark signifying...
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...283-0804.K-Beach Student Council is sponsoring a food drive Feb. 6-Feb. 22. Please bring sealed non-perishable healthy food to school. The food collected will be donated to our local Food Bank. Each class will keep track of how many boxes...


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