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Posted byon June 7, 2011 at 3:33 PM EST
Guests at the State Diner were dining on vegetables that harvested by American Indian children, as a result of the First Lady's initiative to promote healthy Native American Children.
Posted byon June 7, 2011 at 12:00 PM EST
First Lady Mrs. Obama and American Indian kids participated in the White House kitchen garden "Three Sisters" planting.
Posted byon June 2, 2011 at 11:04 AM EST
The Department of Agriculture introduces the new food icon, MyPlate, to replace the MyPyramid image as the government's primary food group symbol. An easy-to-understand visual cue to help consumers adopt healthy eating habits, MyPlate is consistent with the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Posted byon May 13, 2011 at 4:08 PM EST
First Lady Michelle Obama announces new Let's Move! commitments to support our military kids and military families
Posted byon May 8, 2011 at 2:08 PM EST
This Mother’s Day, new mothers and mothers-to-be can text “BABY” to 511411 to sign up for text4baby, a free, mobile health information service that offers useful tips timed to a woman’s due date or baby’s date of birth.
Posted byon May 3, 2011 at 5:27 PM EST
Posted byon May 3, 2011 at 3:34 PM EST
Steve Jayson, an Executive Chef for more than 21 years, shares his story of using his experience as a chef to help bring healthy, fresh food choices into Central Florida schools.
Posted byon May 2, 2011 at 4:54 PM EST
Child nutritionist Cyndie Story shares her experience of encouraging children to make healthy choices and encourages others to do the same.
Posted byon April 28, 2011 at 4:44 PM EST
Carlin Breinig writes about her work with the Autrey Mill Middle School Cooking Club in Alpharetta, Georgia, and how they're working to give kids healthy food options.
Posted byon April 27, 2011 at 1:57 PM EST
Champions of Change is a weekly initiative to highlight Americans who are helping our country rise to the many challenges of the 21st century. Garrett Berdan, a chef volunteering in schools to encourage healthy eating and combat childhood obesity, shares his experience.