Posts By: Nancy Kuppersmith

Seven methods to make your meals healthy and delicious

Looking for ways to refresh your family’s meals or introduce healthier eating habits? Here are seven techniques to help make your meals not only taste better, but encourage healthy eating in your home. 1)      Stock up on fruits and vegetables. There are a number of ways to incorporate these items in your daily meals. Whip up…
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Highlights of the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

Every five years the Dietary Guidelines for Americans are released, so here are the highlights of the 2015-2020 DGA’s: Follow a healthy eating pattern across the lifespan. Focus on variety, nutrient density, and amount. Limit calories from added sugars and saturated fats and reduce sodium intake. Shift to healthier food and beverage choices. Support healthy…
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Tips for cutting your sodium intake

When a recent report from the Centers from Disease Control and Prevention was released about sodium use by Americans, you may have been shocked by the findings. The average American gets much more sodium than is healthy mainly because of processed foods. According to the CDC, 77 percent of sodium intake comes from processed and…
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