Tag: milk

Reading List: Peanut Allergy Solution, the Raw Milk Ban & Choke-Proof Hot Dogs

by in Food News, February 26, 2010

In this week’s nutrition news: Restaurants are serving up lower-calorie fare, an artificial food coloring controversy and the cure for peanut allergy might be near.

Reading List: Pedometer Weight Loss, BPA Linked to Impotence & A Fun Food Quiz

by in Food News, November 13, 2009

In this week’s nutrition news: There is a hot debate over chocolate milk, BPA has been linked with a decreased sex drive and raw oysters harvested during warm months are under scrutiny.

Reading List: Halloween Safety, Smart Choices Suspended & the Milkman Cometh (Again)

by in Food News, October 30, 2009

In this week’s nutrition news: Milk delivery services are back in vogue, last-minute tips for a safer Halloween and how a healthier home can help you lose weight.

Healthy Foods for Toddlers

by in Healthy Tips, Kid-Friendly, September 8, 2009

My youngest child is 2 years old and is a feisty toddler. One thing’s for sure—food is her friend. It wasn’t so easy with my older two, they were pickier eaters. Here are healthy eating guidelines for toddlers and some hints for feeding your finicky toddler.

Milk: Good or Bad?

by in Healthy Tips, September 1, 2009

We’re talking about cows’ milk, that is. Many folks view milk as wholesome and healthy. Others, meanwhile, warn us away and say it’s full of hormones or might make you phlegmy. So what’s the deal with milk: does it do your body good or not?

Katie's Healthy Bites: Upgrading Fridge Staples

by in Grocery Shopping, July 26, 2009

Our intern, Karen, shared a photo of what’s inside her refrigerator. Hoping to help her and her roommate eat healthier despite their budget and busy schedules, I gave her some suggestions for upgrades.

In the News: The Fattest States, New Gluten-Free Products & More Milk Benefits

by in Food News, July 10, 2009

America’s heaviest states are ranked, warning on the hazards of hot dogs, General Mills releases a new line of gluten-free goods and drinking milk at breakfast will make you eat less later.

5 New Supermarket Finds

by in Food News, Grocery Shopping, June 4, 2009

Attendees at the Greater New York Dietetics Association annual meeting don’t just discuss healthy foods — we eat them, too. This year, I found some great new products — many at your grocery store now.