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Tell Fat to Fork Off | Get out and WALK

Walking has all sorts of health benefits among them the ability to help lower your blood pressure and strengthen your heart. Many people at risk for stroke and heart disease are overweight, unhealthy and have a hard time exercising. Thankfully walking is an easy, low-impact workout that almost anyone can do. Start where you’re at.… Read More Tell Fat to Fork Off | Get out and WALK

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#Essentia Health Tips | Making healthier choices when dining out

By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health. Americans enjoy eating out. It’s convenient, and we like to have someone else do the cooking and cleanup. We spend a lot of money eating meals away from home or bringing in carry-out. It’s estimated that half of our food dollars are now spent in… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Making healthier choices when dining out

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#Essentia Health Tips | Redefining after-school snacks

By Bonnie Brost, licensed and registered dietitian at Essentia Health. Let’s redefine after-school snacks With school back in session, it’s time to plan for after-school snacks. For kids and many adults, snacking is necessary to meet our daily needs for vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients. Children eat 25 percent of their calories from snacks but still… Read More #Essentia Health Tips | Redefining after-school snacks