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What Is The Food Guide Pyramid Resources

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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

Eat More Often, Lose More Weight

When I was a kid, I played four-square on the playground and learned to eat three square meals a day. Now my meals are supposed to be shaped like a pyramid and I've heard I’m supposed to be eating them six times a day. Is anyone besides me...  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

Hello.. I am new to the site and I'm not very good
Updated 5/23/2015 8:48:56 AM

Hello.. I am new to the site and I'm not very good at the diet thing.. I have a question it gives me a calorie amount but I am afraid to eat that many calories in afraid I won't lose weight do I need to use that many or is it ok to be under??...  Read more

I am so excited to begin my journey again. Weighed
Updated 5/25/2015 1:15:35 PM

I am so excited to begin my journey again. Weighed in at 182 and hoping to lose about 40 pounds!!! I'm excited for this healthy change in my life!!...  Read more

This group seems really supporting . I am new and
Updated 5/21/2015 7:33:06 PM

This group seems really supporting . I am new and I started this diet 2 weeks and and lost 16 pounds and need to loose 120 more to be at my goal . I just need the support team I guess 😉...  Read more

I am sooooo craving Mcdonald's right now!
Updated 5/22/2015 10:55:43 AM

I haven't even tried Texas Fried Chicken! I am doing my best to stay away from fast food, I make myself walk away from fast food restaurants but the cravings are still there! I rewarded myself with a new handbag today. It's so cute! I am rewardi...  Read more

I am the same weight and have same goals
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I am the same weight and have same goals...  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

Healthy (low carb) Food Guide Pyramid

Eat MORE food choices from the bottom of the pyramid and LESS from the top. ENJOY!...  Read more