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Osteoporosis
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Osteoporosis

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This brochure provides facts about osteoporosis such as statistics, methods of prevention, and the bones at risk. More
Our Health Risks After Age 40
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Our Health Risks After Age 40

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This publication is the first in a series about things people can do to set up a wellness plan, including questions and answers, information on smart food choices, and recipes. More
Be Active: You Owe It to Yourself
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Be Active: You Owe It to Yourself

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This publication covers the benefits of regular exercise activities and explains how to find your target heart rate for exercise, choose an exercise shoe, put together an exercise program, and more. More
Fight Bac! Four Simple Steps to Food Safety
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Fight Bac! Four Simple Steps to Food Safety

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This publication uses the character "Bac" to represent the harmful bacteria that can contaminate food and make us sick. It explains how we can "Fight Bac!" to avoid bacterial contamination of food More
Vegetable Variety: Carrots
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Vegetable Variety: Carrots

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This brochure explores how carrots can fit into in the recommended servings of fruits and vegetables per day. It includes nutrition information, storage tips, food safety tips, and recipes. More
See how broccoli fits into recommended daily servings
See how broccoli fits into recommended daily servings - Articles Articles
This brochure includes nutrition information, selection and storage tips, food safety tips, and recipes. More
Vegetable Variety: Spinach
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Vegetable Variety: Spinach

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This brochure explores how spinach can fit into the recommended servings of fruits and vegetables per day. It includes nutrition information, selection and storage tips, food safety tips, and recipes. More
Vegetable Variety: Squash Pumpkin
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Vegetable Variety: Squash Pumpkin

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This brochure explores how squash pumpkin can fit into the recommended servings of fruits and vegetables per day. It includes nutrition information, storage tips, food safety tips, and recipes. More
Your Wellness Roadmap: The Hidden Risk: Diabetes
Your Wellness Roadmap: The Hidden Risk: Diabetes - Articles Articles
This publication includes information about type 2 diabetes, a worksheet to help estimate risk, information about artificial sweeteners and recipes. More
Your Wellness Roadmap Leader's Guide
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Your Wellness Roadmap Leader's Guide

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This publication is intended to help educators use the "Your Wellness Roadmap" lessons with clients. It includes information on the program and goals and objectives. More
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What are Trans Fatty Acids? - Articles Articles

What are Trans Fatty Acids?

Lynn James, MS, RDN, LDN, J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

Trans fats are produced during the hydrogenation of vegetable oils. Concerns about these fats brought about changes to the Nutrition Facts panel in 2006. More
Safe Handling of Irradiated Meats and Poultry
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Safe Handling of Irradiated Meats and Poultry

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

Although the process of irradiation eliminates many pathogenic organisms from meats and poultry, these products still must be handled properly to ensure food safety. More
Food Irradiation
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Food Irradiation

J. Lynne Brown, Ph.D., R.D.

This article explains the concept and process of food irradiation in plain language, and explores why it is done, how to identify products, and who might benefit from using irradiated food. More