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Vitamin D: Winter Deficiencies

It’s so important for your kids to be getting enough Vitamin D because it helps with the growth and strength of bones. A lack of Vitamin D in adults can result in osteomalacia. It’s winter, which means less time in the sun, so make sure you’re getting enough Vitamin D through food. Bonus: Vitamin D is a stable compound, which means it will not be lost when foods are cooked, processed, or stored, so it is very easy to include it in your diet.

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How to Read a Nutrition Label

What do all those things on nutrition labels mean? Check out this post to find out!

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Weight Goals: What Is a Healthy Weight for You?

Being overweight can cause a number of health problems. The best way to maintain a healthy weight is through good nutrition and enough physical activity. One way to assess your weight and determine a healthy weight range is the body mass index (BMI). What’s your BMI?