Tag Archives: Nutrition

The Nutritional Content of Canned Versus. Fresh Produce

By Vanessa Evens A Recent ASU Nutrition Student It’s no secret that canned produce has a little bit of a bad reputation, but is that reputation based in fact or fiction? We’ve all heard that cooking vegetables takes out some … Continue reading

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Growing Healthy Minds & Appetites: The Benefits of School Gardens and Kitchens

By: Cecelia Wilken There is a growing disconnect between farms and tables around the world. With the ease of modern-day groceries and influx of fast-food restaurants around the world, many children grow up without learning the fundamentals of proper nutrition. … Continue reading

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Helping Your Child Eat Healthier

By Erin Wyatt a Recent ASU Nutrition Student As a first-time mom, everything is new to me. Each week seems to bring another exciting development, as well as an unfamiliar challenge. Luckily, I have the Internet to search for tips … Continue reading

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Ode to the Meal Delivery Kit

By Erin Wyatt A Recent ASU Nutrition Student   As a new mom, sometimes feeding myself a proper meal is low on my list of priorities. And forget about being able to plan a delicious and healthy dinner for myself … Continue reading

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Complementary Proteins 101

By Erika Guzman a Recent ASU Nutrition Student Have you ever wondered if you’ve had enough protein after working out, or have you ever watched your siblings or children and wondered if they are reaching the daily protein intake, especially … Continue reading

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