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Dining With Diabetes Classes will be held at the LSU AGCenter, Ouachita Parish, in the month of November 2017.
The Building Healthy Communities newsletter provides Personal, Financial and Home Health news you can use.
Helping our children learn to structure their days can make it easier for everyone to get things done and make our time together more enjoyable.
Summer is right around the corner with its long, hot days. Many of us will begin to spend more time outdoors. It is important to drink plenty of fluids to prevent dehydration.
Slow cookers can help busy people prepare meals on a budget while saving time. With a busy schedule, it can be hard to find the time to prepare a healthful, home cooked meal in the evening.
Children need to stay hydrated, and if they are playing a sport, it seems to make sense to most people. Sports drinks come in a variety of brands and a wide array of flavors so kids enjoy drinking them. Sports drinks contain carbohydrates, minerals, flavoring, and electrolytes like sodium and potassium.
The most popular vegetable in the world is the potato. Even so, potatoes often get a bad rap because of their high carbohydrate content in the form of starch. However, in addition to being rich in carbohydrates, potatoes are an excellent source of vitamin C, potassium, and B vitamins.
What happens once the holiday meals are over and you have loads of leftovers? If they are handled properly, those leftovers can be the basis of a few more meals.
Sweet potatoes are a popular Louisiana vegetable. Sweet potatoes are a great addition to any meal. Sweet potatoes can be substituted in almost any recipe that calls for apples, squash, or white potatoes.
A series of newsletters designed just for parents to help them encourage nutritious eating habits and physical activity for their families. The newsletters contain healthful recipes for your family to try.
Meal preparation can be demanding when you have limited time and a busy schedule. Put your freezer to work by freezing foods that you can have as quick home cooked meals for busy nights.
Scholarship application forms for Ouachita Volunteers For Family and Community and also Louisiana Volunteers For Family and Community state scholarship application forms. The parish scholarships are due by May 31, and the state scholarships by April 10.