Taking your lunch to school (or work) doesn’t have to be boring! Try out one of these creative and fun Brown Bag Special recipes to spice up your mid-day meal.
Breakfast is Fuel for School – Check out these awesome breakfast recipes to start the day off right!
This poster, developed in partnership with the National SAFE KIDS Campaign, provides guidelines and tips to help caregivers, parents, and others to take the necessary steps to prevent the incidence of airway obstruction or choking in young children.
This publication addresses the common misperception
that caffeine causes dehydration and provides an overall
guide to how all liquids, including milk, fruit juices, sports drinks, watery foods, and even beverages such as soft
drinks, coffee and tea can play a role in meeting individual
With obesity rates among Americans at an all-time high, many people may think they have to give up sweets in order to lose weight. But there’s good news if you love sweets: Low-calorie sweeteners offer a way to reduce calories in sweet foods and beverages, which may help you lose or maintain your weight. They also offer a way for people with diabetes to decrease their carbohydrate intake.
The International Food Information Council (IFIC) and the International Life Sciences Institute (ILIS), North America have developed a Commission on Dietetic Registration-approved continuing professional education (CPE) self-study module, &quot;From Science to Communication: Understanding Fructose, HFCS, and Sugars.&quot;
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To celebrate National Nutrition Month and the theme, "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right," the IFIC Foundation filmed our very own taste test challenge. Take a look, think you would have passed?