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2014-07-30 23:02:16

Huffington Post Founder and Best-Selling Author Now Featured in Health Coach Training Program Curriculum Lecturing on the Importance of Self-Care New York, NY (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN), the world’s largest nutrition school, is pleased to announce that Arianna Huffington has joined as a guest speaker and is now featured in the curriculum of the Health Coach Training Program. Arianna Huffington is the chair, president, and editor-in-chief of The...

2014-07-23 23:26:43

New 2014-15 Catalog is Free, Features More Than 1,000 Healthy Nutrition Products and is Considered a Go-To Resource for Professionals Owatonna, MN (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Learning ZoneXpress (LZX), an industry leader in nutrition education resources, has released its annual Nutrition Catalog for 2014-2015. First created in 1998, the publication features more than 1,000 products including posters, handouts, DVDs, incentives, lesson plans, interactive games and more. New and best-selling...

2014-05-30 23:01:40

The FAC launches L.E.A.N, a new lifestyle, education and nutrition coaching program. Fayetteville, AR (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The Fayetteville Athletic Club is proud to announce the addition of a new total wellness program. The Lifestyle, Education and Nutrition coaching program (L.E.A.N.) is designed to give members who are interested in improving their overall health and lifestyle the opportunity to learn more about how their nutrition, daily habits and overall lifestyle contributes to...

2014-01-29 12:28:07

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Jeffrey Levi, PhD, executive director of Trust for America's Health (TFAH) and chair of the Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion, and Integrative and Public Health on the Conference Report on H.R. 2642 - Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013, also known as the Farm Bill, which was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives today. (Logo:...

2013-11-19 23:22:16

Integrative Nutrition’s latest charitable giving effort supports four organizations that advocate to empower consumers and build the non-GMO food supply. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 The Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN), the world’s largest nutrition school, is happy to announce that it has donated $117,000 to four organizations that share in its mission to label foods that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs). “People have the right to know what’s in...

2013-11-07 13:27:01

According to new study in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior The knowledge and skills required to change poor nutrition and health behavior choices are often unavailable to those living with financial limitations. Competing demands on time and resources may pose obstacles to their achieving better diets. However, two researchers at the University of Minnesota recently completed a study that looked at the effects that three educational sessions might have on knowledge and...

2013-11-06 23:02:15

An increasing number of schools are connecting students with local food and agriculture education. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Throughout October, schools and preschools across the country celebrated National Farm to School Month with locally sourced school meals, garden festivals, farm field trips and other events that helped students improve their food and agricultural literacy and their diets while offering local farmers a new market. Farm to school is the practice of...

2013-09-17 23:19:34

Leading Provider of Nutrition Education Resources, Learning ZoneXpress, Honored on Inc. 5000 List for Company Success Owatonna, MN (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Learning ZoneXpress, an Owatonna-based education company has been named to the 2013 Inc. 5000, which showcases the fastest growing privately held companies in the United States. The list represents the most comprehensive look at an important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Learning ZoneXpress joins...

New School Standards Helping To Cut Down On Junk Food
2013-06-27 15:05:18

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com -- Your Universe Online The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced new "Smart Snacks in School" standards that will make school-prepared lunches and vending machines include some healthier options. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said this new standard will ensure that junk food isn't the only option for students during the school day. "Nothing is more important than the health and well-being of our children," said Secretary Vilsack. "Parents and...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.