Items Tagged ‘grains’

How to help your picky eater

February 1, 2018

How to help your picky eater

By uclahealth uclahealth

Good nutrition affects a child’s energy, mood, and overall health and development. To ensure children eat a balanced diet, it’s important that parents learn how to deal with picky eaters in an effective and positive way. Picky (selective) eaters Does your child insist on eating chicken nuggets every night? Or refuse to try anything new […]

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Tags: balanced diet, food planning, grains, nutritional supplements, picky eaters, protein, Thomas Jacob MD, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, vegetables, whole fruits


How meat eaters can be more eco-friendly

November 28, 2016

How meat eaters can be more eco-friendly

By Ryan Hatoum Ryan Hatoum

Meat production uses a considerable amount of resources. When compared to the production of vegetables and grains, meat requires large amounts of water, grain, and land to feed and support livestock. In fact, a 2011 analysis conducted by the Environmental Working Group found that the production of certain meats produced up to 40 times the […]

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Tags: algae, bio-fuels, corn, dairy products, Dana Hunnes, diet, dietitian, eco-friendly, grains, meat, meat consumption, meat-eaters