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Food Pyramid Guide Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Food Pyramid Guide.

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3 Ways to Refresh Your Treadmill Workout

Is there anything more boring than the treadmill? After endless hours staring at the same wall, anyone would start to wonder if that’s all there is to exercise. But it doesn’t have to be that way. By shaking it up and loading your wor...  Read more

A Power Food for Health Nuts

We’re not nuts for saying it – a daily dose of nuts is a healthy way of snacking. Ditch the guilt and dig in. The only caution, keep it to about a handful. Nuts have had a long-time bad rap as a high calorie, indulgent food that we s...  Read more

Healthy & Fun Lunch Ideas for Kids

Although a packed lunch can be a healthy alternative to cafeteria food, making sure all those required vitamins and minerals also squeeze into that brown bag can be a challenge. Just as the hot lunch counter may be laden with unhealthy foods, so may...  Read more

How America Grew

Highlights on food and America from the past 50 years: 1950’s – USDA creates four basic food groups: milk, meat, fruits and vegetables, and breads and cereals. 1954 – Swanson unveils the first TV dinners. Shoveling...  Read more

How to Choose a Personal Trainer

Personal trainers can help people reach their health and fitness goals, or they could be big wastes of money. It's tough to know whether or not you need a trainer's expertise. And if you do, it's even more difficult to pick the right one....  Read more

#food all bad food trying stay aeay from
Updated 5/30/2016 3:00:08 PM

#food all bad food trying stay aeay from...  Read more

Looking for healthier foods recipes to try any goo
Updated 5/30/2016 2:40:23 PM

Looking for healthier foods recipes to try any good ones out there...  Read more

What are some no carb or very low carb foods.. I a
Updated 5/30/2016 3:41:03 PM

What are some no carb or very low carb foods.. I am on a low carb diet and consuming 152 carbs a day which is what my carb calculator tells me and I have lost 14 lbs in a month but everyone says its to much and I should do 50 but is seems impossible....  Read more

I don't want to be a slave to food anymore. For th
Updated 5/30/2016 12:46:01 PM

I don't want to be a slave to food anymore. For the last few years I was out of control when it came to food and it owned me. My goal is to make food fuel only. I want to enjoy life and not constantly be worried about food. #whyidothis...  Read more

I had a hard time yesterday. So much good food. I
Updated 5/30/2016 1:26:30 PM

I had a hard time yesterday. So much good food. I tried not to overdo it. Even though I tried to control portion size, my food choices were poor. Tried to make up for it with a vigorous Zumba work out today. My dog will get a good walk later too....  Read more

Diabetic Connects Diabetic Holiday Recipe Book of All Occasions

Hi All,,,Here is a PDF of the Diabetic Connects Diabetic Holiday Recipe Book of All Occasions. I thought you would all like to see it for the upcoming Holidays...Enjoy ! ! ! PS WATCH OUT FOR THE "FAKE" FOODS & ADJUST ACCORDINGLY.Copy and paste the l...  Read more

Eating at the right time

Wait 3 hours after eating before exercising. (longer if you had a big meal) I read that if you exercise after eating your body will be focused on burning carbs rather than fat....  Read more

CHOCOLATE LOVERS UNITE!!

Are you PASSIONATE about chocolate? Do you see it as a food group?! Join other Chocoholics for discussions, recipe-swapping, & help in keeping this important food group alive!...  Read more

A More Diverse Food Pyramid

Obesity is a world problem and as of 2006, one in ten adults worldwide were considered obese. I suppose this should not be surprising since the appeal of the American diet for good and for bad has spread around the world. For those that come to li...  Read more

National Food Icon Takes a New Shape

Last Thursday I watched First Lady Michelle Obama, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Surgeon General Regina Benjamin unveil the new food icon, MyPlate. I love the new icon that replaces the often times confusing MyPyramid image as a visual cue a...  Read more