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.
March 5, 2015 | Gail Innis | Controlling your breath and making a practice of regular, deep breathing may be one easy way to lower your stress level as well as provide many other health benefits.
March 3, 2015 | Laurie Messing | Winter blues? Learn about Michigan Fresh and enjoy Michigan grown food today, despite the weather conditions.
March 3, 2015 | Suzanne Pish | Cherry and blueberry significance to celebrate National Agriculture Day.
March 3, 2015 | Eileen Haraminac | Older adults may experience common obstacles that need addressing to enable them to make good choices in regards to diet and exercise. Here are some tips that can help.
March 3, 2015 | Kara Lynch | Coconut has been getting a lot of attention about potential health benefits, but is there any truth to the claims being made?
March 3, 2015 | Diane Rellinger | Don’t assume a milk alternative has the same essential nutrients as dairy milk, find out for yourself.
March 1, 2015 | Jane Hart | Celebrate Frozen Food Month and Frozen Food Day.
March 1, 2015 | Dawn Earnesty | Add extra green vegetables and fruits to your diet to improve your health.
February 27, 2015 | Karen Pace | Emerging research shows ways parents can strengthen their parenting practices through mindfulness.
February 27, 2015 | Imelda Galdamez | Is this fitness device right for me?
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Date: Mar 9, 2015
Location: MSU Extension Huron County, 1142 S Van Dyke Road, Suite 200, Bad Axe, MI 48413
Date: Mar 9, 2015 - Mar 13, 2015
Location: Michigan State University, Crop and Soil Science Teaching and Research (Agronomy Farm), 4450 Beaumont Rd. East Lansing, MI 48825
Date: Mar 9, 2015
Location: Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, 219 Harrison Road East Lansing, MI 48824
- Affordable Care Act Roadmap
- Cooking for Crowds
- Cooking Matters
- Cottage Food Law
- Dining with Diabetes
- Eat Healthy, Be Active
- Eat Smart, Live Strong
- Food Preservation
- Michigan FoodCorps
- Michigan Fresh
- Michigan MarketMaker
- My Way to Wellness
- National Diabetes Prevention Program
- Physician Immunization Updates
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger
- Senior Project FRESH/Market FRESH
- Show Me Nutrition
- Together We Can
- WIC Project FRESH
- Worksite Wellness
- A Change for Life
- CDC Prediabetes Screening Test
- Disease Prevention Management programs
- Eat Right - Active Life
- Facts About Gluten
- Healthy Recipes
- 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
- Worksite Wellness Menu of Services
- Zoonotic Disease