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5 Colors a Day—Healthy Kids Concepts

We obviously want to make sure our kiddos are eating enough fruits and veggies. How can we do this in a fun way? Nonprofit organization Healthy Kids Concepts has come up with a program called 5 Colors a Day that focuses on teaching children how foods that are red, orange, yellow, green, and blue/purple can help us grow healthy and strong.

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7 Powerful Health-Boosting Foods

If you could have one superpower what would it be? Unfortunately, we don’t have the secret to getting superhuman powers. If you focus on eating power-packed, health boosting-foods, however you will feel stronger, healthier and have greater endurance. If you incorporate these 7 standout foods into your daily diet you might even begin to feel like you can fly.

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“Gluten Free” Label–Standards Set by the FDA

After six years the FDA has set regulations for food labeled as “gluten free.” Before these regulations had been set, manufacturers made their own decisions about what the term meant. See what it takes for a product to be considered “gluten free” in this post.