Tag Archives: food

How to Keep Food Poisoning at Bay

Print this page SATURDAY, Feb. 16, 2019 — Following the recipe for food safety is a must anytime you’re in the kitchen, and it starts with clean hands, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics says. “Always wash your hands with soapy water for at least 20 seconds before and after handling food,” spokeswoman Isabel Maples… Read More »

Blue Cross Plans Launch Food Delivery To Address Social Determinants

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois headquarters signage and logo. May 2018. (Credit: Getty Royalty Free)Getty One of the nation’s largest Blue Cross Blue Shield companies is expanding food delivery to 40 zip codes considered “food deserts” in Chicago and Dallas through a new service as health insurers push further into addressing social determinants… Read More »

Overcoming Overeating: A former food addict’s road to recovery and self care

For award-winning journalist Mara Schiavocampo, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with confronting the truth and writing a single list. (photos courtesy of Mara Schiavocampo.) It’s often said that the journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step. For me, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with a single list. I remember… Read More »