Category Archives: Desert

Easter in Greece

By Kevann Jordan A Recent ASU Nutrition Student In Greece, Easter is one of the most celebrated holidays. While we know it as the celebration of Christ’s resurrection, in Greece it is also the end of Lent and directly after … Continue reading

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Slow Down on the Sugar During the Holidays

By Sandra L. Levitt, MD of Innovative Primary Care in Gilbert It’s officially holiday season and that means sweet treats are plentiful – from office parties to family gatherings. While we may likely consume a few sweets over the next … Continue reading

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Bad Eating Habits: Are Yours Hurting You?

By Bailey Roden Arizona Farm Bureau Intern We have all experienced that moment when we turn to food for comfort hence the term comfort food. We see it in our favorite movies where our favorite actor, or actress, is watching … Continue reading

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Top 10 Pumpkin Recipes

By Lauren Scott, Arizona Farm Bureau Intern Can you tell it’s almost fall? The mornings are cooler and evenings cool off quicker, and the sun is rising later and setting earlier. Even though the distinction between seasons can be a … Continue reading

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Go Nuts in AZ

By Kat Brown, ASU Nutrition student Nuts have been long touted for their super-food benefits. Whether you are grabbing them on the go or adding them to your meal, nuts provide energy and essential nutrients. Even better, many of them … Continue reading

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