Chronic Disease Connection Local Resources Nutrition Guidelines

Here’s how it works:

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Children run outside in the fresh air – and the weather is a benefit, not a barrier.

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At least 3 cups of vegetables each day (cup of raw or cooked vegetables and 2 cups of leafy greens each count as one cup)

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Eat whole grain foods (e.g., oatmeal, whole wheat bread, and brown rice)

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Eat less sodium
(salt)

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Eat less fat, especially saturated fat and trans-fat that are typically found in processed meat, red meats, and baked goods.

Healthy Rowan advocates for healthy eating!

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