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.
February 27, 2015 | Laura Anderson | A healthy start for a healthy heart in the office.
February 26, 2015 | Elaine M. Bush | Learn how to ensure that the food you eat, and serve to family members, is safe.
February 26, 2015 | Elaine M. Bush | Exposure to harmful chemicals contained in secondhand smoke causes serious and sometimes fatal health problems for infants, children and adults.
February 25, 2015 | Eileen Haraminac | National Nutrition Month is a great time to think about the foods that build a strong healthy body, especially strong bones.
February 24, 2015 | Laura Anderson | A healthy start for a healthy heart in the office.
February 24, 2015 | Kristina Swartzendruber | If you have access to an indoor pool, swimming has many health benefits, especially for those with chronic conditions such as arthritis, asthma, heart disease and diabetes.
February 24, 2015 | Kendra Wills | The Michigan Farmers Market Association has a guide to walk your community through a comprehensive assessment.
February 23, 2015 | Diane Rellinger | Buying your favorite brand of milk at a good price makes you feel like a savvy shopper, but two other factors should be considered before you step to the checkout.
February 20, 2015 | Beth Waitrovich | Avoid the meeting “bulge.” How to eat healthy when attending meetings and conferences.
February 20, 2015 | Michelle Jarvie | Increasing fiber in your diet can reduce your risk of chronic disease.
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Date: Feb 27, 2015 - Apr 17, 2015
Location: Durant Turi Mott Elementary, 1518 University Ave., Flint, MI 48504
Date: Feb 27, 2015
Location: MSU Extension - St. Clair County Office, 200 Grand River Avenue, Port Huron, MI
Date: Feb 27, 2015 - Feb 27, 2015
Location: MSU Extension - St. Clair County Office, 200 Grand River Avenue, Suite 102, Port Huron, MI
- 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