Nutrition

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NuVal Scoring System Makes Healthy Eating Easy

One way to stay heart healthy is to eat right. Now Lunds and Byerly’s is making it easier with a nutrition scoring system they call NuVal.

09/15/2012

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Corner Store Brings Nutrition, Cooking Tips To The North Side

It’s the first of its kind in a long time in north Minneapolis.

08/21/2012

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New, Healthier Guidelines For School Lunches

It’s almost time for kids to go back to school. And for parents that means time to start packing lunches again.

08/20/2012

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How To Make Healthy Dessert Choices

If you’re watching you weight, it’s probably best to skip the dessert. Sugar is a quick way to blow your diet. But if you just have to have a sweet treat, you can make choices that are better than others.

08/13/2012

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How To Kick Your Sugar Cravings

You’ve gone through your kitchen and tossed out all processed foods. You’ve stocked up on fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. But you’re still craving sugar. That sweet tooth can be hard to bust, but there are a few simple strategies you can use to help kick sugar craves.

06/18/2012

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Foods That Can Help You Shed Pounds

Fighting fat doesn’t have to mean starving yourself. In fact, there are lots of foods that naturally help fill you up, without weighing you down.

05/28/2012

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Spring Cleaning For Your Body

With the weather warming up, it’s time to open the windows and tidy up the house. Call it spring cleaning. Right now is also a good time to consider spring cleaning your body.

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Healthy Eating Tips For National Heart Month

February is National Heart Month, and experts are using this time to tell everyone about heart-healthy super foods.

02/22/2012

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What You Might Not Know About Dog Food

We love our dogs. It’s estimated Americans spend billions each year on veterinary care, grooming and food — and the choice in that last category can be tough to pick.

02/06/2012

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Minn. Announces Food Support Coalition

Lt. Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon has announced the launch of the Minnesota Nutritious Food Coalition.

01/11/2012

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4-Star Hotel Chef Teaches School Kids Nutrition

Local schools have been working to introduce more nutritious menus, but getting kids to eat healthier at home can be a different story.

01/09/2012

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Yes, You Can Get Kids To Eat Vegetables

Children and vegetables can be like oil and water. So when 3- and 4-year-olds are grabbing slices of green pepper by the handful, it’s easy to wonder how they grew to love eating their veggies.

10/27/2011

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Study: Young Children May Make Parents Less Fit

Could kids be to blame for new parents’ bad health habits?

04/11/2011

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New Federal Gov. Guidelines On Salt Intake

There are new federal government guidelines about how much salt you should eat in a day.

02/01/2011

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Health Club Introduces Nutrition Program For Kids

Lifetime Fitness is calling on all local schools to step up its game when it comes to healthy nutrition and exercise.

11/18/2010

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‘U’ Plant Scientists Receive Federal Grants

Three University of Minnesota plant science researchers have won new research awards from the National Science Foundation.

11/11/2010

Steele Talkin' with Jearlyn Steele – 9/5/10

Most schools will open back up for business on Tuesday.  For many kids, that means get their lunches at their school cafeteria.  But how nutritious are those lunches?  Are there guidelines that companies have to […]

09/06/2010

Petz Life Pet Show – 9/4/10

Presented by Petz Life.

09/05/2010

Michele Tafoya Show: Food Labeling…Do We Need More Information?

The Rudd Center for Food Policy and Research will join Michele Tafoya today at 3:35pm to talk about food labeling.  Does the movie theater popcorn need a nutritional label?  What about the food at Target […]

09/02/2010

Petz Life Pet Show – 7/24/10

Presented by Petz Life.

07/25/2010

Petz Life Pet Show – 6/26/10

Presented by Petz Life.

06/27/2010

Petz Life Pet Show – 6/19/10

Presented by Petz Life.

06/20/2010

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