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.
September 30, 2014 | Holly Tiret | Making the most out of you time with your doctor includes listening and asking questions.
September 28, 2014 | Holly Tiret | Research shows that you get the best health care when you prepare for your doctor’s visits.
September 26, 2014 | Sarah Johnson | Children need to learn to make their own food choices and what they’ll eat for lunch is a great place to start.
September 26, 2014 | Tracie Abram | Learn about the varieties and nutrients of various squash.
September 26, 2014 | Thomas Long | How will we feed two billion more people? MSU Extension is helping to address this growing problem.
September 26, 2014 | Lisa Treiber | Pumpkin puree is easy to make and great to have on hand for your favorite recipes during the months ahead.
September 26, 2014 | Cathy Newkirk | Most adults with disabilities get no physical activity which may lead to chronic disease.
September 26, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | A quick guide to healthy vending in the workplace.
September 25, 2014 | Holly Tiret | Medication errors can be harmful – learn what you can do to prevent them.
September 24, 2014 | Thomas Long | Michigan State University Extension is leading the way with education, support and research on the hot topics of today.
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Date: Sep 30, 2014
Location: Huron County MSU Extension Office, 1142 South Van Dyke, Suite 200 Bad Axe, MI 48413
Date: Oct 1, 2014
Location: Livingston County Extension office, 2300 East Grand River, Howell, MI, 48843
Date: Oct 4, 2014
Location: MSU Extension Macomb County, 21885 Dunham Rd., Clinton Twp, MI 48036, Assembly Room A
- 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
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger
- Senior Project FRESH/Market FRESH
- Show Me Nutrition
- WIC Project FRESH
- Worksite Wellness
- A Change for Life
- CDC Prediabetes Screening Test
- Disease Prevention Management programs
- Eat Right - Active Life
- Facts About Gluten
- MI Health Matters Resources
- Michigan Breastfeeding Initiative Mother-to-Mother Program
- 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