Food and Health Resources

Gloria Nye, Thomas, Leslie C.  |  9/11/2010 2:13:18 AM

Food & Health

Below are several links to food and health resources that have been provided by Extension Agents with the LSU AgCenter Family and Consumer Sciences Division.  These will provide the reader with valuable information on the following topics:

Smart Bodies
Smart Bodies is a program that's taught in schools across the state and helps children learn how to build strong bodies and develop active minds.  Kids can walk through the Body Walk which is an large exhibit that represents the human body.

Food Safety
Prepare foods safely especially when using eggs.  Keep foods safe for holiday gatherings.  Use the proper cooking temperatures when preparing dishes.  Avoid cross-contamination of foods.

Diet and Exercise Guidelines
Look at the benefits of exercise, food guide pyramid, whole grains and healthy choices.

Alternative Medicine
Learn about probiotics, power foods and herbal supplements.

Diabetes Risk Assessment
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