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Out of Sports Drinks? Grab a Banana!

By Erika Guzman, Recent ASU Nutrition Student Studies find that a banana is just as beneficial as a sports beverage   Growing up, you’ve probably been given Gatorade or some type of electrolyte-recovering beverage for energy and endurance when you … Continue reading

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Filing Your Plate with Radishes!

By Sarah LeVesque, Recent ASU Nutrition Student Radishes have been in the shadows! Okay, not really. They actually grow in the sunlight and love sandy soils. It’s a cruciferous vegetable that’s family to kale and packs some serious health benefits. … Continue reading

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A Review of Quick and Nutritious Meals

By Michael Russell, recent Arizona State University Nutrition Communications Student   These days, it seems we find more and more to put on our plate, no pun intended, and we find less time to eat right. I know in my … Continue reading

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What not to Eat or Drink before Bed

By Lauren Scott, Arizona Farm Bureau Intern If you are having trouble sleeping at night and are waking up very tired it might be what you are eating before bed. It could also be the fact that you look at … Continue reading

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9 Tips for Eating Right Even When Money is Tight

For many families, the food budget is one of the few areas that can be considered “discretionary spending,” meaning that the amount isn’t dictated by someone else.  Unfortunately, this often means that when extra money is needed to cover an … Continue reading

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