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Southampton school nutrition program lauded - The Tidewater News
Tidewater News, Virginia - October 13, 2018

COURTLANDThe Southampton County School Board on Monday announced that the school division’s Nutrition Department, led by Cheryl Bowers, was the recipient of the 2018 Dorothy S. McAuliffe School Nutrition Award for “the critical role she [Bowers] and ...

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Farm-to-table event exposes nutrition knowledge gap
Augusta Free Press, Virginia - September 28, 2018

Farm-to-table event exposes nutrition knowledge gap Published Friday, Sep. 28, 2018, 12:02 am Front Page » Events » Farm-to-table event exposes nutrition knowledge gap Join AFP's 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription ...

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Here’s what you need to know about diet scams — and how to avoid them | Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
Williamsburg Yorktown Daily, Virginia - September 22, 2018

(WYDaily photo/Wiki Commons)The U.S. weight-loss market is worth about $66 billion as of 2017, according to numerous published reports.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that adult obesity was at 39.8 percent and affected about 93.3 million ...

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The dangers of the keto diet
Augusta Free Press, Virginia - August 20, 2018

The dangers of the keto diet Published Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, 11:32 pm Front Page » Business » The dangers of the keto diet Join AFP's 100,000+ followers on Facebook Purchase a subscription to AFP | Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes News ...

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The dangers of the keto diet
Augusta Free Press, Virginia - August 20, 2018

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The dangers of the keto diet
Augusta Free Press, Virginia - August 20, 2018

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Seniors: How to incorporate brain-healthy foods into your diet | Alexandria Times
Alexandria Times, Virginia - August 16, 2018

By Katie HilburnExtensive studies have suggested that certain foods can reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s and dementia and increase overall health and wellness. It’s easy to incorporate a brain-healthy diet into your life. Keep these recommendations ...

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‘Nutrition camp’ helped depression-era children in need: history
Staunton News Leader, Virginia - June 25, 2018

Dale M. Brumfield, Special to The News Leader Published 8:14 a.m. ET June 25, 2018 Today there is concern that schoolchildren eat too many fatty foods, do not get enough exercise, and are subsequently overweight. Center for Disease Control (CDC) ...

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Healthy Habits: The Flexitarian Diet
WAVY-TV, Virginia - May 21, 2018

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Healty Habits: The Mind Diet
WAVY-TV, Virginia - May 14, 2018

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Staunton students run Miles for Meals 5K
Staunton News Leader, Virginia - April 6, 2018

Buy PhotoStaunton City School students participated in the Miles for Meals 5K Friday, a run to benefit the school's nutritional program.(Photo: Patrick Hite/The News Leader)Buy PhotoSTAUNTON – It wasn't as easy as it looked.Garett Smith, the superintendent ...

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Giant Martin's launches world's first store-wide nutrition navigation program
WHSV, Virginia - April 4, 2018

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- The Giant Martin's company started a new store-wide initiative to help their customers make healthier decisions when they are buying food. The more stars on the label, the more nutritional ...

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Education department gets over $400K for nutrition training
Progress Index, Virginia - September 4, 2017

RICHMOND â Governor Terry McAuliffe announced the Virginia Department of Education's Office of School Nutrition Programs has been awarded a Team Nutrition Training Grant in the amount of $498,010. The United States Department of Agriculture ...

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Summer nutrition for schoolchildren begins in West Virginia
WHSV, Virginia - June 9, 2017

The West Virginia Department of Education Office of Child Nutrition started its program Thursday at Elk Center Elementary in Charleston. This federal program aims to make sure children in lower-income areas continue to receive free, nutritious meals through the ...

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Family nutrition assistant wins Community Outreach Award
Southwest Virginia Today, Virginia - May 31, 2017

Wann educates adults, particularly those on limited incomes, on the fundamentals of nutrition, preparation of low cost snacks and meals, management of food resources, and supplies them with resources to be more physically active and improve eating habits.

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