Monthly Archives: March 2016

Macomb County Health Department weighs in on National Nutrition Month

Happy National Nutrition Month from the Macomb County Health Department! This year’s National Nutrition Month’s theme is Savor the Flavor of Eating Right.  Keep in mind that healthy foods can be tasty foods! Eating right doesn’t have to be complicated … Continue reading

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Give little ones a “Head Start” by reading to them

I began reading to Macomb County preschool children in 2012. A job change had put Macomb Community Action (known then as MCCSA) under my leadership, and the Head Start section of Macomb Community Action wasted no time in putting me on … Continue reading

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The basics of healthy eating: Henry Ford Macomb weighs in on National Nutrition Month

Eat this, not that or that, but this … what!?  The dos and don’ts in the world of nutrition can be mind boggling. Even U.S. News and World Report rated 38 diet plans – 38! – for 2016.  Where does … Continue reading

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Saint Paddy’s Day Fun in Macomb County

Saint Paddy’s Day Fun in Macomb County Whether you’re looking to embrace your Irish roots or you just want to don your greenest attire and have a bit of fun, you’ll have your pick of festivities this St. Patrick’s Day. … Continue reading

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Savor the flavor and reap the benefits

McLaren Macomb offers advice during National Nutrition Month Somewhere along the way, the decision to eat healthy meant that you had to eat plain, bland, no-frills food. Basically, it meant you had to eat boring. “This is so not that … Continue reading

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