WOW - Words on Wellness

This newsletter is written by Iowa State University Extension Nutrition and Health Specialists working in the field and on campus.  Published monthly, it promotes a healthy lifestyle for Iowans.  You’ll find reliable, research-based information about nutrition, exercise and food safety, and explore the power of incorporating healthy practices into daily living for you and your family.

Blog address:   http://blogs.extension.iastate.edu/wellness

May 2015

• Look at Energy Drinks: Paying the Price for Caffeine
• Fruit Smoothies
• Home Food Safety Mythbusters
• Health Benefits of Bicycling

April 2015

• Reconsidering the Egg
• Make-ahead Breakfast Burritos
• Are You Cooking Food Safely?
• The Garden: Mother Nature's Gym

March 2015

• The Paleo Diet—A look at a popular eating plan
• Chicken Alfredo Pasta
• Keeping it clean—To wash your hands or to use hand sanitizer?
• What’s Hot---Bikram Yoga

 

February 2015

  • Will Activated Charcoal Activate you Health?
  • Beef and Vegetable Stir Fry
  • Making the Cut
  • Top Fitness Trend for 2015

January 2015

  • New Labeling Requirements for Menus and Vending Machine
  • Beef and Bean Chile Verde
  • What's for Dinner
  • Increase Your Physical Activity Level with Tai Chi

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

September 2014

  • Cleanse Diets: How to Protect Yourself from Fad Diets
  • Chicken Fajitas
  • Get Moving at Work
  • Ice Cold Facts

August 2014

  • Nothing Says Summer Like Peaches
  • Grilled Peaches
  • Investigate the Outdoors This Summer
  • Pet Food and Food Safety

July 2014

  • Water is Key to Life
  • Infused Water Drinks
  • Buying and Selling Local Foods
  • Cool Off While Working Out!

June 2014

  • Milk Myths Busted
  • Fruit Kabobs & Yogurt Dip
  • Food Safety in Stormy Weather
  • Iowa Games - A Great Way to Get Moving This Summer

May 2014

  • GREEN - It's the Color of the Season!
  • Salad in a Bag
  • Springtime Learning = Summer Safety
  • Be Active, No Matter Your Age!

April 2014

  • Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) Explained
  • Scrambled Egg Muffins
  • Spring: An Egg-citing Time of Year
  • Get Motivated to Move

March 2014

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January 2014

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