The incidence of childhood obesity is now at epidemic levels. Should the government intervene by placing overweight children in foster care?
A crisis can strike anyone anytime, anywhere, in any form. People with foresight prepare for such eventualities by maintaining an emergency life sustaining food stockpile, working towards self-sufficiency in food, and by always being prepared with surviving food shortage ideas.
Beef patties, hot dogs, potato salad made using mayonnaise, chip dips made with sour cream - or burgers made with ground turkey, brisket, grilled fajitas, mini-club sandwiches, salsa or guacamole and tostada chips, fruit salads and vegetable dippers? The healthier food is just as tasty.
Sometimes, foods that help lower cholesterol can be as effective as drugs when incorporated with other factors like exercising regularly. Learn what foods should be added to your diet.
Proteins are complex organic compounds found in every cell of the human body, and all body fluids except bile and urine. They repair body cells and create new cells to replace dead ones, but not all protein support these essential biological functions.
Healthy stir-fry meals get even healthier with these easy tips on how to cook and serve vegetable and meat stir-fries. With just a few simple changes, your meal can be more nutritious and better for you and your family.
Frozen food storage is becoming an increasingly popular practice, and is especially favored by many in this tough economy. This article describes the steps that you can take to ensure that you freeze and store food both safely and in a cost-effective manner.
Learn about the different types of apples and find out their nutritional benefits.
One simple cut of beef may have a handful of choices to choose from. With beef, the cuts of meat are plentiful which can leave anyone scratching their head. Learning about the different kinds of beef and what they are good for will help to take away the grocery store confusion.
Canned foods that meet dietary needs and are free from preservatives are considered safe alternatives to fresh and frozen foods. Learn more about how proper storage and handling can increase the shelf life and quality of canned foods.