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.
January 26, 2015 | Beth Waitrovich | Prepare poultry safely
January 26, 2015 | Lisa Treiber | Following these food safety rules will keep fans safe and make you the winner!
January 23, 2015 | Diana Fair | It’s not too late to still get a flu shot. Flu season typically runs from October until February, but influenza can be contracted at any time of the year.
January 23, 2015 | Gretchen Stelter | Tips for a better night’s sleep.
January 21, 2015 | Lisa Treiber | Food safety begins at the grocery store – with selection, transportation and more!
January 21, 2015 | Jeannie Nichols | Make your home a Storm Ready Home by following four simple steps.
January 20, 2015 | Brenda Long | Calculate how much you spend out-of-pocket for total health costs. Three reasons why it can save you a bundle.
January 20, 2015 | Brenda Long | Why is health insurance important? Four reasons why it can save you a bundle.
January 20, 2015 | Christine Venema | Research shows a link between dish cloths, towels and foodborne illness.
January 16, 2015 | Gretchen Stelter | Action plans can help you take care of yourself.
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Date: Jan 27, 2015
Location: Washtenaw County MSU Extension Office, 705 Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Date: Jan 29, 2015
Date: Jan 30, 2015 - Mar 13, 2015
Location: 1231 Selden St Detroit, MI 48201
- 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 FoodCorps
- Michigan Fresh
- Michigan MarketMaker
- My Way to Wellness
- National Diabetes Prevention Program
- 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
- 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