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Stories by Topic: Health: Fitness & Nutrition

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Displaying 1 to 15 of 36 results.

Schools Turn Their Noses Up At Lean Finely Textured Beef (#3741)

posted on June 8, 2012 at 4:33 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's school districts are turning up their noses at "pink slime," the beef product that caused a public uproar earlier this year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the vast majority of states participating in... Read More »

Disney Pushes Nutrition (#3741)

posted on June 8, 2012 at 4:20 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — There won't be any more candy, sugary cereal or fast food on TV with the morning cartoons. The Walt Disney Co. on Tuesday became the first major media company to ban ads for junk food on its television channels, radio stations... Read More »

Agriculture Department Study Concludes Healthy Diet is Less Expensive Than Junk Food (#3738)

posted on May 18, 2012 at 12:49 PM

Healthy Minutes: Eating Together (#0)

Healthy Minutes: Eating Together (#0)

posted on September 2, 2010 at 4:45 PM

Full Program: Between school, work, sports, homework, bedtime, and everything else that happens in your family’s busy day, you should try sitting down and eating healthy together as often as you can. 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Gardening Fun (#0)

Healthy Minutes: Gardening Fun (#0)

posted on September 2, 2010 at 4:44 PM

Full Program: All the fruits and vegetables you can buy in the store come from a farm or a garden. 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Eating Vegetables (#0)

Healthy Minutes: Eating Vegetables (#0)

posted on September 2, 2010 at 4:44 PM

Full Program: Kids love eating vegetables? Dan Wardell checks out a local cafeteria to make sure that this fantastic story is true and that students really do love eating vegetables. 01:00 Read More »
Childhood Obesity in Iowa (Full Program) (#330)

Childhood Obesity in Iowa (Full Program) (#330)

posted on May 20, 2010 at 8:05 PM

Full Program: Childhood obesity is the topic on this episode of The Iowa Journal. We travel to Grundy Center to experience the school's PE4Life program and the Global Forum For Physical Education. 28:46 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Cuts and Scrapes (#120)

Healthy Minutes: Cuts and Scrapes (#120)

posted on September 30, 2009 at 12:35 PM

Full Program: Taking care of cuts and scrapes is easy to do! 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Lifelong Exercise (#121) (#121)

Healthy Minutes: Lifelong Exercise (#121) (#121)

posted on September 29, 2009 at 4:01 PM

Full Program: Exercise is important and fun for people of all ages! 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Move and Read Every Day (#119) (#119)

Healthy Minutes: Move and Read Every Day (#119) (#119)

posted on September 28, 2009 at 9:56 AM

Full Program: Move your body and use your brain every day. 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Fresh From Farms and Gardens (#118)

Healthy Minutes: Fresh From Farms and Gardens (#118)

posted on September 28, 2009 at 9:47 AM

Full Program: Fresh foods come from farms or gardens! 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Cover, Clean, and Contain (#117) (#117)

Healthy Minutes: Cover, Clean, and Contain (#117) (#117)

posted on September 28, 2009 at 9:24 AM

Full Program: If you get sick make sure to cover, clean, and contain! 01:00 Read More »
Healthy Minutes: Try It, You Might Like It (#116) (#116)

Healthy Minutes: Try It, You Might Like It (#116) (#116)

posted on September 28, 2009 at 9:14 AM

Full Program: Try new foods every day! 01:00 Read More »
John McCain on Health Care and Health Insurance (#3506)

John McCain on Health Care and Health Insurance (#3506)

posted on June 4, 2008 at 8:00 AM

Sen. John McCain talks about workers needing health care, and his ideas on what the government should and shouldn't do. 03:01 Read More »
Walkable Communities and Fitness (Full Program) (#127)

Walkable Communities and Fitness (Full Program) (#127)

posted on January 3, 2008 at 5:25 PM

Full Program: Health experts say that 30 minutes of walking a day is as important as an apple in “keeping the doctor away.” Exercise can be life-enhancing even for those few among us who aren’t overweight. How do we keep enticing and encouraging ourselves to... 27:46 Read More »
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