Purdue Extension Newsletters
Calling all childcare providers! Childhood Obesity Rates continue to climb and Indiana is the 22nd most obese state with a 31.5% obesity rate for children. Come join us for a day of fun, interactive, and educational sessions on how to improve the quality of life for the children you serve.
Have you ever felt overwhelmed in the produce section of your local grocery store? There are so many different fruits and vegetables to choose from and knowing how to select and prepare the varieties can be a challenge. Kale is becoming quite popular and provides many health benefits! Kale chips can be a great snack in place of potato chips while providing a lot of nutrients at the same time.
As more and more people are concerning themselves with weight control and health it is important to keep in mind the body's necessity for certain nutrients in order to function properly. Did you know the dark leafy green vegetable, spinach, is high in nutritional benefits?