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But I am not overweight or unhealthy! Another “Excuse-itarian” turned “Do-er”…

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"I am not overweight or unhealthy" is a common excuse cited by many of my nutrition students at the beginning of the semester, including Bradley Correia, who grew up in Rio Vista. By taking action and making simple choices, Brad began to reap benefits that he never anticipated. In his own words… I was never concerned ...

Timaree’s in the kitchen with California Bountiful TV – Japanese Eggplant – A game-changer!

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Don't let another day go by without Japanese Eggplant in your life! Learn how to choose these best of beauties and prepare a very simple recipe that will make your mouth water just thinking about it! It is so satisfying, that I opted to cook on my birthday, just so that I could enjoy it! ...

Lifelong dieting, a brain mass and plans for stomach surgery: mother and daughter unite to change their future

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Jacelyn Alvarez is one of my current nutrition students with the courage to change the world, as she leads by example and has already made a profound impact on someone VERY important in her life! In Jacelyn’s words… "My mother and I are really close. Always have been and always will be. Throughout my entire life, ...

Treat your body well during stressful travel – Snack to pack that will protect your cells!

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While most of us associate radiation exposure with having CT scans or x-rays done at either medical or dental visits, unless someone has an accident when they are away, vacation and radiation don’t seem to go together. However, if you are flying the friendly skies, exposure to cosmic rays at very high altitudes can be ...