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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.
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Food First program paying dividends after first year
Medicine Hat News
The pilot program resulted in better mental and physical health, better interaction in the community and saved money.
Lakeridge Health dietitians weigh in on calorie counts
While it’s important to consider calories, they aren’t the most important aspect of our foods, as the new legislation might suggest.
Food in Canada
Swarms of edible insects are heading to Canadian grocery shelves.
Community farm initiative plants seeds in Hudson
A grassed-over vacant lot in Hudson will soon be transformed into a not-for-profit community farm.
Eating fruits and vegetables may lower women's stress risk
Medical News Today
New research finds that eating up to seven servings per day can lower the risk of psychological stress for middle-aged women.
How Our Food Choices Impact The Environment
Huffington Post UK
For years, the UN has voiced their suggestion of everyone giving up meat and dairy for good, all in the name of saving the planet.