Food & Health
Through community-based approaches, Michigan State University Extension delivers high-quality and affordable education to serve the needs of children, youth, families and communities in urban, rural and suburban areas. MSU Extension programming promotes healthy lifestyles and educates Michigan residents, allowing each individual to acquire the skills to take control and manage his or her personal health, consume an affordable and nutritious diet, improve self, family and community relationships, reduce the spread of disease and to be a leader in the food industry.
July 22, 2014 | Elaine M. Bush | Protect your skin, eyes and immune system from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays not only during the summer but year round.
July 22, 2014 | Laura Anderson | Grilled veggies can make a delicious and nutritious side to your summertime dinners.
July 21, 2014 | Courtney Latimer | Workout without your pockets breaking a sweat.
July 21, 2014 | Brenda Long | Life events may qualify you for different Marketplace health insurance coverage or savings.
July 21, 2014 | Sarah Johnson | Read a book about bubbles and create some active fun for kids of all ages.
July 20, 2014 | Sheilah Hebert | Falling can cause life altering conditions, dramatically changing a person’s lifestyle. Take these simple precautions to avoid falls.
July 19, 2014 | Courtney Latimer | Five easy tips to stay healthy on the go!
July 19, 2014 | Diana Fair | Summer is the perfect time to go hunting for berries whether you buy your berries at the grocery store, farmers market or visit a u-pick field.
July 18, 2014 | Lisa Treiber | Getting creative with homemade salsa could lead to foodborne illness – stick to research based recipes when canning.
July 18, 2014 | Laura Anderson | Just because school is out or your family is on vacation doesn’t mean you can skip breakfast.
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Date: Jul 27, 2014 - Aug 2, 2014
Location: Camp Chickagami, 6952 Kauffman Blvd., Presque Isle, MI 49777
Date: Jul 29, 2014
Location: Saginaw County Extension office, One Tuscola St., Saginaw, MI 48607
Date: Jul 31, 2014
Location: Grand Traverse County MSU Extension office, 520 West Front Street, Traverse City, MI 49684
- Affordable Care Act Roadmap
- Cooking for Crowds
- Cooking Matters
- Cottage Food Law
- Dining with Diabetes
- Eat Healthy, Be Active
- Eat Smart, Live Strong
- Eating Right is Basic (ERIB)
- Food Preservation
- Michigan Fresh
- Michigan MarketMaker
- My Way to Wellness
- National Diabetes Prevention Program
- Project FRESH
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger
- Senior Project FRESH/Market FRESH
- Show Me Nutrition
- Worksite Wellness
- A Change for Life
- CDC Prediabetes Screening Test
- Disease Prevention Management programs
- Eat Right - Active Life
- Facts About Gluten
- Nutrition and Physical Activity Fact Sheets
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Promotional Items
- Safe Home Processing of Poultry (E2898)
- Three videos with tips for consumers for safe food handling