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Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
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June 23, 2017
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
"For roll call, please say your favorite vegetable," our club officer announced. I was at a meeting of PEO, which is a philanthropic educational...
17 hours 37 min ago
June 16, 2017
Should you toss the food or eat it?
I answer a lot of questions by phone and email, and food storage questions usually top the list. "I picked up food at a fast-food restaurant...
June 16, 2017 - 7:44am
May 10, 2017
Looking to cut back on salt? Study says don't start with the shaker
Americans need to do more than stop reaching for the salt shaker if they want to cut back on the amount of sodium in their diets, according...
May 10, 2017 - 8:23pm
May 2, 2017
Watch for transfer addiction after weight loss surgery
DULUTH, Minn. — The National Institute on Drug Abuse defines addiction as a chronic, relapsing brain disease that is characterized by compulsive...
May 2, 2017 - 7:00am
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 15, 2017
Savor the flavor of eating right
What is the main reason people choose the foods they do? Are you thinking about nutrition, food safety or cost? All of these play a role, but taste or flavor is the top reason.
March 15, 2017 - 6:52am
September 27, 2016
SuperTracker releases updated nutrition plans for students
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion released updated SuperTracker nutrition lesson plans for high school students. This cross-curricular nutrition education resource for teachers, schools and health educators helps students in grades 9-12 learn...
September 27, 2016 - 6:37am
March 16, 2016
Nutrition class is Monday in Jamestown
Nutrition and health information is available in a wide variety of sources from medical health care providers (doctors, dietitians), printed media (magazines, newspapers), social media (Facebook, blogs, Twitter) and people (friends, family and celebrities). The Academy of Nutrition...
March 16, 2016 - 7:00am
January 20, 2016
Nutrition update: Focus on school beverage standards
Beverage choices make a big difference in nutrition. During classroom visits from the North Dakota State University Extension Service agents and assistants, thousands of children have learned about food choices, fitness and health as part of wellness policies. Beverage choices are...
January 20, 2016 - 8:46am
January 13, 2016
Nourish your muscles for strength and mobility
As people age, they may experience a loss of ability to do simple things, like housework, bathing and walking. We can delay and even prevent this loss as we age by understanding proper nutrition and exercise for our muscles. A recent study showed the number of cases of physical disability...
January 13, 2016 - 7:54am
April 29, 2015
Nourish your skin for optimal health
What do cigarettes, soap, stress and tanning beds have in common? These are the four main factors that contribute to skin damage. Chemicals in tobacco smoke damage the skin, resulting in wrinkles and sagging. Some soaps and detergents consistently break down and damage the skin’s...
April 29, 2015 - 3:29pm
March 11, 2015
Nourish your mind and body with accurate nutrition and health information
Can you trust a website? Nutrition and health information is available in a wide variety of sources from medical health care providers (doctors, dietitians), printed media (magazines, newspapers), social media (Facebook, blogs, Twitter) and people (friends, family and celebrities). The...
March 11, 2015 - 7:36am
February 4, 2015
Nourish your heart for good health
Do you know your blood pressure? If you have high blood pressure, you are at greater risk for stroke and heart attacks because your heart has to work harder. High blood pressure also may damage the health of your eyes, brain and kidneys. It’s often called the “silent killer”...
February 4, 2015 - 7:36am
January 19, 2015
ND ranked second-lowest nationwide in number of students receiving free or reduced-price lunches
FARGO — North Dakota has the second-lowest rate of students on free or reduced-price lunch of any state, and the rate is even lower in Fargo. Thirty percent of public school students in the state were on lunch programs for low-income families in 2013, according to a report...
January 19, 2015 - 7:04am
November 26, 2014
Nourish your health to reduce holiday stress
Holidays can be a stressful time. Many visits to doctors are related to stress, too. Signs of stress include skin and digestive disorders, high-blood pressure and headaches. Stress producers include large family and social holiday gatherings, traumatic events and changes in work...
November 26, 2014 - 7:30am