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    Stay Healthy at the Fair

    The Iowa State Fair is home to nearly 200 food stands and more than 60 notable items "on-a-stick". With all of the choices available here are some tips to stay healthy while enjoying your day at the fair: Wednesday, July 16, 2014

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    Back To School Snacks

    We get asked about healthy snacks often and back to school time is a great time to think about stocking a pantry with new, healthy after school snacks. Monday, July 14, 2014

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    The Pros of Probiotics

    Let's start with some definitions. Probiotics are live, active cultures that produce compounds to improve the health of your intestines. They flourish in your intestinal tract to help remove harmful bacteria. Sunday, June 1, 2014

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    Label Reading

    The food label is your tool to make healthy food choices, determine nutrients, gain allergy information and compare similar foods. Use these easy guidelines to help you find foods that fit your lifestyle! Monday, May 26, 2014

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    Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme

    Herbs add flavor and "curb appeal" to any meal. Here is a quick guide to choosing which herb to add to your dish! Tuesday, April 29, 2014

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    Superfoods for Your Baby

    Your baby's health is your top priority, but feeding can be a challenge, especially when it's time to introduce new foods. Try adding these eight "Baby Superfoods" as your child grows to promote healthy growth and development. Tuesday, April 22, 2014

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    Easter Ham Tips and Tricks

    Ham is an Easter tradition in many households. Here are some tips and tricks for purchasing, storing, baking, and using leftovers. Tuesday, April 8, 2014

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    Spring Cleaning

    Taking an inventory of your food is a great way to save some money and de-clutter your cupboards. Monday, March 17, 2014

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    Your Slow Cooker Questions Answered

    Our dietitians have answered all of your slow cooker questions! Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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    February is National Heart Month

    February is National Heart Month - a great time to make sure your ticker is tickin' properly. We've all heard it: change your diet, maintain a healthy weight, be physically active, quit smoking. But why? Sunday, February 2, 2014

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