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Nutrition

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Changes In Place As Pittsburgh Public Schools Students Return To Class

Students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools were met with some changes as they returned to the classroom today.

08/25/2014

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Pittsburgh Public Schools To Provide Free Lunches To All Students

When students return to the Pittsburgh Public Schools for the coming year, they will get something many students in other school districts won’t get.

08/20/2014

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UPMC Doctor: Fight Cancer Through Eating Well

The reasons for eating a healthy diet are obvious but have you ever thought about the relationship your diet has to cancer? One doctor think there is a strong link and hopes that people change their minds about that link in the next few years.

Dr. Colin Champ, Assistant Professor in the department of radiation oncology at UPMC joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about the link between nutrition and cancer.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/09/2014

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Former Steeler Teaches Kids Importance Of Nutrition, Exercise

Students from several area schools gathered at Heinz Field to learn more about proper nutrition and the importance of exercise.

05/15/2014

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Some Nutrition Experts Warn Against Intermittent Fasting

Some people who are trying to lose weight are now cutting out meals instead of counting calorie.

04/04/2014

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Could The “Instagram Diet” Help You Shed Pounds?

Just a picture of a decadent dessert or an enticing entrée can make our mouths water.

12/27/2013

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Ideal Protein Diet Takes Scientific Approach To Weight Loss

Have you noticed our shrinking waistlines in our newsroom?

11/18/2013

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Colorful Plates Bring A Healthy Life

When you eat every meal, aim to add as much color as possible!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/13/2013

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What Is Making Pennsylvanians Fat?

Pennsylvania is on target to become the fattest state in the nation, if not the world. What is causing the obesity rates to soar, and how can we start to make healthier choices?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/20/2012

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Adopt Menu Changes

The new school year brings new changes on the lunch menu for Pittsburgh Public Schools.

08/30/2012

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School Lunches To Add Healthier Options

Starting next school year, school lunches will be healthier and a little more expensive. New federal guidelines go into effect, requiring more whole grains, more fresh and raw foods.

05/29/2012

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Get A Healthier You In 2012

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to local nutritonist Kathy Gillen about how to be healthier in 2012.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/02/2012

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Are Hidden Sugars Sabotaging Your Diet?

Is your sweet tooth out of control? “Hidden sugars” could be sabotaging your diet. Find out how to spot them and curb your cravings!

08/05/2011

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Government Food Pyramid Replaced By Plate

Remember the food pyramid? Well, it’s history. Welcome “the plate.”

06/02/2011

The Importance of Breakfast Before School

Kids need fuel to start their day right as they head off to school, so Larry and John talk to nutritionist Leslie Bonci about breakfast for your little students.

08/30/2010

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