Monthly Archives: June 2018

Do You Have “Mushroom” in Your Life for Mushrooms?

By Jessica Bombace, Recent ASU Nutrition Student   The mushroom is not just a fungus, a toad’s stool or found in fairytales, it is more beneficial than we think. So, what exactly is a mushroom? Is it a plant? Is … Continue reading

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10 Tips on Staying Sane and Healthy During a Recovery

By Erika Guzman, Recent ASU Nutrition Student   Life happens. Broken bones, torn muscles, surgeries, any of that can happen without any warning. I can say, from firsthand experience, it’s awful and puts you down in the dumps. You may … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Protein

By Noor Nouaillati, Recent ASU Nutrition Student Have you ever wondered what the benefits of protein are? Your organs, tissues, muscles, and hormones consist of protein.  Protein is the key to growing and developing properly. Protein is the key to … Continue reading

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16 Arizona Dairy Facts You Need to Know

By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau Outreach Director   Our Arizona dairy milk is one of the freshest, most local products you can purchase daily. In my role with the Arizona Farm Bureau, I’m regularly asked how to “buy local.” … Continue reading

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My 1 Week Ketogenic Meal Plan

By recent ASU nutrition student Alysia Nelson Part of an ongoing series of articles on the Ketogenic Diet   As a Nutrition Student at Arizona State University, I recognize how important a diet is for overall health and wellness. I … Continue reading

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