One more reason to MIND your healthy diet!

Recent research suggests that the MIND (Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay) diet guidelines may help to protect memory and thinking.

Smarter babies, fewer infections, less obesity, fewer doctor’s visits, healthier mothers, lower breast cancer risk, and fewer dollars spent on formula. So what’s not to like? What’s the controversy?

Eat Right for You, and Baby, too!

Let the countdown begin! The 40 weeks of pregnancy will go quickly – so start now taking steps to build a healthy foundation for you and your baby.

Globally, 25% of maternal deaths result from intrapartum and postpartum bleeding, but in the US this number has been reduced to 12%. This tells us that the right medical care at the right time can prevent many cases of lethal maternal hemorrhage. Can we reduce the risk to zero?

Put Spring in Your Step and on Your Plate!

Most fruits and vegetables are now available year round, but many are at their true peak of season from March to early June. Produce enjoyed in season is at peak flavor and nutrition – so tasty "cooking" may mean just a quick rinse under the faucet and a slice onto the plate! Seasonal produce typically comes at a lower cost, too.


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