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|The Score on Stadium Nutrition - Learn more about the fat and calorie counts in traditional food that you would eat while at a sporting event, such as hotdogs and hamburgers. |
|Brown bag lunches - The Dietitians of Canada have prepared this website for all those who have to make school and work lunches every week. |
|What is Cholesterol Animation - "Too much fatty food leads to too much cholesterol. But why is this harmful to your health? And how you avoid and treat too much cholesterol? In this film you learn about the admission and working of cholesterol in the blood and what you can do about it." [site] |
|Explore the (US) Food Guide Pyramid - Take a journey and explore the American food pyramid. Click on the different colours in the pyramid to learn eating tips and about each food group. Take the quiz at the end, to see how well you know your food groups. In Canada, we organize our food groups in the rainbow of the Food Guide. |
|Food For Health - This interactive site from the Canada Agriculture Museum "takes a fresh look at the foods we eat and answers many of the questions Canadians have about their food choices, about food safety and about the role food plays in ensuring good health."
|Guided Tour of the Canada Food Guide - Take some time to explore Canada's Food Guide with this interactive tool. You'll learn the benefits of following the guide, how to count your servings, and tips for incorporating healthy food into each day. |
|Popcorn: Nutritional Information - "Did you know that popcorn is among the healthiest -- and tastiest -- snacks around? It's a whole grain food that's low in calories and fat and rich in carbohydrates. Click below for more information about popcorn's nutritional value, nutrition in general, and dozens of great popcorn-inspired recipes."... |
|Go, Slow and Whoa: A Kid's Guide to Eating Right - Learn the difference between Go, Slow, and Whoa foods. There is a great list included with examples of each type of food within Food Guide groups.
|Canada's Guide to Healthy Eating and Physical Activity - This guide combines ideas from "Canada's Food Guide to Healthy Eating and Canada's Physical Activity Guide to Healthy Active Living into one document, which promotes the benefits of eating well and being active and helps you make wise choices everyday". (site) You can download or order copies of the... |