Tag Archives: Nutrition

Tips for celebrating National Nutrition Month in March – Rome Sentinel

This March 2020 is National Nutrition Month. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics suggest 20 health tips for 2020. So, let us eat right, bite-by-bite, with these 20 tips: Always Eat Breakfast  Start your morning with a healthy breakfast that includes lean protein, whole grains, fruits and vegetables. Try making a breakfast burrito with scrambled… Read More »

WVa offering lactation app to moms in nutrition program – Washington Times

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia residents who participate in a nutrition program for women and children will be able to use a smartphone app that provides around-the-clock lactation support. The app, called Pacify, will be offered free to women participating in West Virginia’s Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. West Virginia… Read More »

GAO: Federal nutrition programs don’t do enough to help seniors – ModernHealthcare.com

Federal nutrition programs need to do more to help older adults, according to a new report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office published Monday. The government watchdog found that HHS and the U.S. Department of Agriculture don’t closely monitor nutrition programs for older adults, even though good nutrition is important for health outcomes and a… Read More »

Type 2 diabetes: Follow these three nutrition tips to get the most out of your workouts

If you are living with Type 2 diabetes, exercise is a vital component of your daily treatment regimen. Type 2 diabetes is caused by having having too much glucose in the blood. Maintaining an active lifestyle reduces the amount of glucose in the blood, improving blood sugar control and the body’s ability to absorb insulin.… Read More »