A Sodium Loaded Trap? What Should Schools Tell Students about Cheese?
"This study evaluates the sodium and calcium
content of convenience cheese products
available for use in school lunches and the
classification of such products using traffic light
approaches designed to guide food selection
for healthy eating. Thirty-eight...
Alliance for a Healthier Generation
The American Heart Association and Clinton Foundation provides articles, tips, challenges, and instructional materials here to help children live healthier lives, and avoid obesity.
An analysis of nutritional adequacy of the existing dietary pattern at Fulton College food service
Purpose of the Study: The purpose of the study was to identify the dietary pattern as used at Fulton College Food Service and to evaluate the adequacy in meeting the nutritional needs of the students.
Method: Study was undertaken...
Andrews University Department of Public Health, Nutrition and Wellness
The Andrews University Department of Public Health, Nutrition and Wellness provides website links to a variety of resources.
Answers for Me - Free Support for Life's Questions and Issues!
Read nuggets of practical common sense tips for holistic Christian living, organized by topic: family life, healthy living, spiritual growth, life notes, spirit renew, Bible bay, and story harvest, or search for more.
Better Homes & Gardens
Great interiors slide shows, decorating and remodeling ideas, recipes, gardening, holidays, health, family and crafts.
Biblical and Adventist Views of a Nutritionist's World
Sabate looks at the question: For the nutritionist who is a believer, and especially for the Adventist nutritionist, what are the unique perspectives that the Bible and Adventism have to offer? Sabate provides one believer's view on the world of nutrition.
"BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports teachers, and bolsters achievement – in classrooms, at home, and on mobile devices." It utilizes interactive online learning with quizzes, game play, and activities in many subjects.
Breakfast for Academic Performance
"Breakfast has long been shown to be an important part of a healthy lifestyle. But recent changes in society find ever larger numbers of individuals choosing not to eat in the morning. Studies show connections between breakfast eating and various aspects...
Breakfast Study Unit
Grade 5-Grade 8
In this project-based learning unit, students will study biblical and Spirit of Prophecy references to God's interest in our physical health. Students will research what constitutes a "good" breakfast and what the benefits of eating a good breakfast,...
Childhood Obesity - An Emerging Epidemic
This article discusses the worldwide problem of obesity in children, citing research on nature and long-term effects, factors contributing to, and choices Adventist schools can make to help children avoid obesity.
Common Questions About Diet and Cancer
Answers to common questions about diet and cancer put research findings into balanced perspective.
Crunch the Numbers
Grade 2-Grade 5
This unit combines math and nutrition. Students will learn to add and subtract two- and three-digit numbers, use a pie chart to identify and add fractions and percents, solve word problems using fractions and number operation, and more. For nutrition students...
Diet and Academic Performance
"The purpose of this study was
to collect quantitative data that would affirm or reject the
researcher’s null hypothesis of there being no association between a
person’s diet and his or her subsequent academic performance."
Trusted information about vitamin and mineral supplements, herbal supplements, safety and health claims, dietary supplements for athletes, and commonly asked questions.
EarthSave promotes healthy and life-sustaining food choices; supplies information, support and practical programs to those who have learned that their food choices impact environmental and human health; support individuals in making food choices that promote...
Eat To Win Games
Games for the whole family or class that promote healthy eating and exercise. These games are aligned with MY PLATE
Food Standards Agency - Nutrition for Schools
This is an archived site. The British Food Standards Agency carries out many activities to help encourage schools to adopt a 'whole school' approach to diet and nutrition and to help young people better understand the relationship between diet and health,...
Food Unit for High School English Class
Grade 9-Grade 12
Help your students develop critical thinking skills while learning more about foods through a series of non-fiction readings. A list of readings (with Internet links), informal writing prompts (reflecting a biblical worldview), major writing assignments (with...
Give Your School a Food Makeover
“Educational institutions can play a significant role in health promotion and disease prevention. They are ideal settings for creating an environment in which to promote healthy eating behaviours among children and teens. Adults within the school can...