By Charlyn FargoCreators SyndicateWe could pick a lot of food to fit this category, but when it comes to nutrition, leafy greens are rockstars, according to the latest issue of Food & Nutrition magazine.
The development of the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope campus in Texarkana has put UACCH on the cusp of a regional potential that has yet to be tapped.
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It’s not uncommon to read a headline in your local newspaper about a new report exclaiming the presence of an increase or decrease in the number of people affected by a certain disease. If there is a significant increase, these reports can cause...
The Arkansas House of Representatives leadership sought to make one more “horse trade” on the so-called Medicaid “private option” last week, the impact of which wasn't known at press time today; but, some legislative...
Many Americans suffer with problems of obesity. It is estimated that nearly two-thirds of Americans are now overweight and many have given up the struggle to return to a healthy weight. As your weight increases, the chances of losing it seem to slip...
Even the scoreboards in high school gyms will have to advertise only healthy foods under new rules announced by the Obama administration.
The Arkansas Department of Health has launched its statewide youth tobacco prevention contests.
By Lisa MessingerCreators Syndicate“American Heart Association No-Fad Diet: A Personal Plan for Healthy Weight Loss” (Clarkson Potter)
I have a dietitian friend who was diagnosed with Celiac disease more than 30 years ago, long before there was the abundance of gluten-free products. Back then, a diet void of gluten (the protein in wheat and related grains) meant that her choices in...
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