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Efforts to combat childhood obesity often focus on taking things away: From removing soda machines from school to removing sugar, fat, and processed grains from cafeteria menus, it has been a battle of subtraction. But it turns out that the cheapest, most effective way to slim down America’s youth may be to give them healthy […]
Americans are on the right track to being healthy!
Farmers Markets: Lower Cost, Increased Flavor Locally grown, seasonal fruits and vegetables are a healthy, cost-effective option for healthy eating, especially during the summer months. One easy way to buy fresh produce is through a farmers market in your neighborhood. Farmers markets sell produce from local farms to nearby communities. In addition to making it easier to […]
Happy National Farmers Market Week!
Over the past few years, Americans have really started to care about their health and have made significant changes! Although we are striving to become a healthier nation, there is still a lot to be done, which is why our intervention is so important. Our focus is on nutrition and according to Carina Storrs from […]
Americans Finally Eating Less!!
STRIVE, San Diego! is proud to celebrate the first week of August that is National Farmers Market Week! The Summer is the best season for ripe tomatoes, juicy peaches, sweet corn, and crisp peppers. Take advantage of National Farmers Week (August 2-8) to eat delicious, fresh, and healthy food while supporting local farmers and gardeners. […]
After decades of of worsening diets and sharp increases in obesity, Americans’ eating habits have begun changing for the better. Calories consumed daily by the typical American adult, which peaked around 2003, are in the midst of their first sustained decline since federal statistics began to track the subject…. For the full article, please click […]