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Nutrition Program For The Elderly Resources

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Nutrition and the Elderly

Eating well is important at any age. But health issues and physical limitations sometimes make it difficult for seniors, the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population, to get the nutrients they need for a balanced diet. Poor nutrition and malnut...  Read more

Alternative Cold Remedies That Really Work

Let’s face it: No one has time for a cold. In addition to making us feel miserable, colds destroy our schedules. Work, family, errands—they all have to wait while we get better. Or even worse, we have to carry on despite our achy muscles,...  Read more

Taking Care of Yourself When You Become the Caregiver

As I sat across the cafe table from my dearest friend, Margie, I was struck by how tired and drawn she looked. This was the first time we had seen in each other in months. Before, we had made a point to meet for lunch or coffee once a week. Now that...  Read more

Learn to Love Running

If only there were two or three more hours in a day, then I’d be able to reach the bottom of my to-do list. But between children, work and juggling the needs of an elderly mother, there never seems to be enough time. And like many women, exerci...  Read more

10 Natural Ways to Defy Your Age

Have you noticed that every magazine you pick up lately has advertisements for the many ways we can look younger than our chronological years?  There are ads for injections and creams to remove our wrinkles, surgery to zap away our fat, and hair...  Read more

So today after work I started my c25k program agai
Updated 7/31/2015 9:15:20 PM

So today after work I started my c25k program again and 7 miles on my bike. Now to clean my (other job) file box and get things ready for a Monday meeting since I have to work Sat. And Sun. at my summer job. :) what did u all do today?...  Read more

Nutrition Mind Blows. What surprised you?
Updated 8/1/2015 1:14:03 AM

I have been undergoing a diet overhaul.... looking at everything I eat and drink and what's in it, how many calories, how much nutrition, etc. and sometimes it can be a little mind blowing what I have learned about nutrition and healthy eating in suc...  Read more

nutrition tracker
Updated 7/30/2015 5:31:12 PM

What does the red circle with x in stand for ?...  Read more

You have to sign up for the diabetic program to se
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You have to sign up for the diabetic program to see those options. Here's where you sign up : www.sparkpeople.com/resource/condition-set
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Injured knee, sliding off program, please help
Updated 7/31/2015 6:38:13 PM

I am pre-diabetic and have made big changes so I could avoid diabetes. I tore my meniscus (in knee) 2 weeks ago and cannot exercise until I see the PT in a few days. With no exercise and difficulty doing everything on crutches, my carbohydrates hav...  Read more

Eating Program

My eating program is NOT a diet. This time around I've decided to track nutrition on the SparkPeople nutrition tracker. I allow myself about 2000 calories a day, but try to stay with the recommended fat/protein/carbohydrate percentages. I lose a l...  Read more

Compare but don't compete

It's fun and motivating to compare your goals, fitness, and nutrition plans to other Sparkies and Spark Friends. But don't toss your program out the window for the sake of switching up to "compete" with someone else. Instead evaluate whether you're g...  Read more

Vegan Fitness and Nutrition

For those of us who do not use or eat any animal products. Find nutrition and fitness info, recipes, ideas, fun, and camaraderie....  Read more

Life Lessons from Those Who Have Lived It

When I was in college, I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life.  I chose to major in business only after ruling out a bunch of other things.  After graduation I went to work in corporate America, and quickly discovered that it just w...  Read more

New 2010 Dietary Guideline Report

Thirteen independent experts have finally concluded their work and presented their Report on Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010. The 2010 Advisory Committee worked for two years to update the guidelines and the group consists of individuals natio...  Read more