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Diabetic children learn about nutrition and keeping healthy at Camp Roaring Sun


Diabetic children learn about nutrition and keeping healthy at Camp Roaring Sun

Miami Herald - July 10, 2018

Camp Roaring Sun, a week-long overnight camp for diabetic children treated at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, allows kids to take part in a fun summer tradition ...

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Your Health Now: don't let treats trick your diet
Wink News, Florida - October 31, 2018

Fort MyersMany parents tend to bend the rules on Halloween, and on this day alone children could eat the equivalent of 169 sugar cubes. Some of the most sugary treats include, Tootsie Rolls and gummy bears. Registered dietitian, Betsy Opyt, had tips to ...

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Nutrition for Today: The power of cruciferous vegetables
Florida Today, Florida - October 2, 2018

Susie Bond, Special to FLORIDA TODAY Published 7:14 a.m. ET Oct. 2, 2018 | Updated 9:40 a.m. ET Oct. 2, 2018According to data reported by the American Cancer Society, between 42-45 percent of all cancers are caused by lifestyle choices, and are therefore ...

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Environmental Nutrition: Get your passion (fruit) on!
Orlando Sentinel, Florida - October 1, 2018

Environmental Nutrition Passion fruit (Passiflora edulis) is a type of berry that grows on a vine. The folklore It's been said that after eating passion fruit, you'll fall in love with the next person you see. Playful, or risqué as that may be, the historical ...

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Proper nutrition helps your immune system, can ease depression
Miami Herald, Florida - September 28, 2018

Thursday afternoon is one of my favorite times at work: I meet with three third-year medical students for an engaging nutrition conversation.I ask for their future plans of specialization and no matter what they answer, I will say nutrition is important for that ...

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Nutrition for Today: The legend of apple cider vinegar
Florida Today, Florida - September 4, 2018

Susie Bond, Special to FLORIDA TODAY Published 8:49 a.m. ET Sept. 4, 2018It all began back in 1958 when D.C. Jarvis, a physician from Vermont, wrote a book called "Folk Medicine."In his book he claimed that a mixture of raw apple cider vinegar (ACV) ...

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