The Defining Health Crisis of Our Generation

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The leading causes of death in the developed world are due to unhealthy lifestyles. The shame is that this health crisis is preventable. The question is why these needless deaths are occurring and what can we do about it. These two excerpts from respected publications highlight the issue. In a February 2nd article published by the World Economic Forum, Nancy … Read More

Produce: An Exceptional Wellness Return

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Wellness programs often find their way to the bottom of the priority list. Questions about what, when, how much to spend and what levels of participation are projected often instill inertia among managers. Yet, companies have a huge financial stake in employees’ health and engagement. The cost of chronic diseases to employers is staggering. The insurer Empire Blue Shield estimates that … Read More

Little Tiny Chefs & Little Tiny Potatoes

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Next time you cook, try letting the little ones help! If a tyke helps out with the cooking, they’re much more likely to take part in the eating! Studies have shown that getting kids cooking opens them up to eating healthful foods (read: fruits and vegetables). With picky eating peaking between the ages of 2 and 6, letting the kids in your life interact with food in a … Read More