Behind Forks and Chopsticks

Behind Forks and Chopsticks

Food is an important part of culture in our daily life. When we compare two countries’ differences, the most remarkable difference of culture is the food. Many people think superficially that the largest difference between American food and Chinese food … Continued
I Am What I Eat

I Am What I Eat

This will drop the blood sugar, causing a release of adrenaline. The chain reactions in our bodies created by what we consume define the saying, “We are what we eat. ” As an adolescent I was diagnosed with hypoglycemia. I … Continued
Contrast Organic Food vs Processed Food

Contrast Organic Food vs Processed Food

How important is the food that the averages person puts into their bodies every day? Eating is a way of making peace, passing the time, sharing friendships, and having a communion. The narrator of Food Inc points out that, “The … Continued
Feed My Starving Children

Feed My Starving Children

There are many organizations trying to help less fortunate people. One organization called Feed My Starving Children is dedicated to the children who are starving all over the world. Their mission is to try to eliminate starvation in children throughout … Continued
7 Dimensions of Wellness

7 Dimensions of Wellness

I was born and raised in Vietnam which is one of the poorest countries in the world due to many invasions. It shouldn’t be a surprised that any little meat for dinner could keep me happy for a whole month. … Continued
Government Surplus or Five Star Dining

Government Surplus or Five Star Dining

.School Lunches: Government Surplus or Five Star Dining While First Lady Michelle Obama and lawmakers have been patting themselves on the back for passing a child nutrition bill aimed at improving U. S. school lunches recently, other nations have been … Continued
Portrayal of Women in the Media

Portrayal of Women in the Media

The American research group Anorexia Nervosa & Related Eating Disorders, Inc. says that one in every four college-aged women use unhealthy methods of weight and diet control – including fasting, skipping meals, and laxative abuse. The pressure to be thin … Continued
Fast Food Is Bad for You

Fast Food Is Bad for You

Despite its convenience and low cost, fast food contributes to diseases according to Dr. Steven Aldana. ” The food in these fast food restaurants has been highly advertised so that we become helpless and it becomes a need for us … Continued
How Do We Change Health Related Behaviour?

How Do We Change Health Related Behaviour?

Health related behaviour, brief intervention, alcohol, stages of change, intervention mapping. ABSTRACT The health of people depends widely on their behaviour. Targeting unhealthy behaviours depends upon a number of factors since the health practitioner needs to take into account the … Continued
Fad Diets Don’t Work

Fad Diets Don’t Work

Weight loss is much simpler than it seems, it can be summarized within a sentence “If you eat too much you gain weight, if you eat too less you lose weight, if you have a balanced diet and exercise regularly … Continued
Causes of an Unhealthy Diet

Causes of an Unhealthy Diet

The Causes of An Unhealthy Diet There are many causes for an unhealthy diet. The causes themselves can range from person to person, but generally there are some that are identical from one person to another. The general causes that … Continued
Interview with David Field, Managing Director at Nestle Foodservices

Interview with David Field, Managing Director at Nestle Foodservices

The article presents an interview with David Field, managing director at Nestle Foodservices. When asked about the factor in the food sector that appeals to him, he referred to partnering with clients and suppliers to find the right solutions to … Continued
Anorexia Athletica

Anorexia Athletica

In the United States today, as many as 10 million females and 1 million males are fighting a life and death battle with an eating disorder (Collins). The two most commonly known eating disorders in America are anorexia nervosa, an … Continued
Nutrition and Aging

Nutrition and Aging

This article covers some reasons of eating healthy as we age due to changes occurring slowly over time in all the body systems. These changes are influenced by life events, illnesses, genetic traits and socioeconomic factors. It is noted, while … Continued
Vitamin E

Vitamin E

Vitamin E: is a fat soluble vitamin found in many foods and oils. It serves as an Antioxidant is a substance that may prevent damage to the body’s cells. The Importants of this vitamin is to help your body make … Continued
School Meal Programs

School Meal Programs

The number of students who use school meal is increasing by 5. 5 million yearly, and as the same time the expense is rising up from $6. 6 billion to close $14. 4 billion yearly. Based on the information majority … Continued
Youth Wrestling and Nutrition

Youth Wrestling and Nutrition

Now, imagine two young and physically fit people wearing singlets. Both step up to the line and shake each other’s hand. In a brief moment of tension before battle, the referee blows the whistle and the first man shoots a … Continued
Impact of Unhealthy Food Advertisements on Children

Impact of Unhealthy Food Advertisements on Children

Studies have shown that a trend toward junk food consumption has been increased among children in Pakistan, which is ultimately leading to childhood obesity. Our purpose of study is analyzing the impact of food advertisements on the children aged 8-13 … Continued
The Double Burden of Disease in Tonga

The Double Burden of Disease in Tonga

The Double Burden of Disease Country: The Kingdom of Tonga Delegates: E. Y. A Double burden of disease refers to the dual burden of non-communicable (NCD) and infectious diseases upon the low and middle-income countries. NCD’s such as cardiovascular diseases, … Continued
Understanding Food Label

Understanding Food Label

Understanding how to read food labels is important and also healthy. This can help you to maintain a healthy diet. Reading food labels at first can be confusing, however it will help you to select foods that will provide you … Continued
General Webquest Directions

General Webquest Directions

Name the four parts to a phospholipid molecule (2 points) 2. Play the animation of phospholipids being immersed in water (micelle formation). Why do the tails float in the water pointing up? What happens when a second layer of phospholipids … Continued
Cheerios Swot Analysis

Cheerios Swot Analysis

The cheerios brand from the organization Nestle has been around for years and is a well known cereal / brand still with a significant share in the breakfast cereal market of 3%. The brand cheerios has been around since 1945 … Continued
Digestion and Food

Digestion and Food

Digestion is the breakdown of large insoluble food molecules into smaller molecules so they can pass though the intestinal wall into the bloodstream and be transported throughout the body. There are seven different food groups in a balanced diet which … Continued
Fast Food and Childhood Obesity

Fast Food and Childhood Obesity

In the past decade there has been a rise of obesity in children. I believe along with many credible sources that a lot of the reoccurring obesity problems we face with children have to do with fast food. You could … Continued
The Columbian Exchange

The Columbian Exchange

The purpose of this paper is to help individuals to understand what all was exchanged in the Columbian Exchange according to Alfred Crosby, Jr. We will discuss several aspects of his views in this short paper. The Columbian Exchange was … Continued
I Love Chicken

I Love Chicken

One of my favorite food is the chicken. Since I was a child my mother gave me chicken. I like the chicken because is one of the healthiest food in the market. I eat chicken in different ways: fried, on … Continued
Nutrition Worksheet

Nutrition Worksheet

Critique a Meal For this part of the assignment, you critique the nutritional value of a meal. You will select this meal from the USDA website. Follow the instructions below: • Access the USDA website at www. choosemyplate. gov • … Continued
The Effects of Viewing Television Has on Child Obesity

The Effects of Viewing Television Has on Child Obesity

The Effects of Viewing Television Has on Child Obesity Since television was first introduced, it has grabbed the attention of many. Allowing families to gather with one another and spend time watching their favorite shows. Though now it seems that … Continued
Nutrition Research Paper

Nutrition Research Paper

The nutrients in our diet give us energy and are necessary for our growth and function. The six categories of nutrients are water, carbohydrates, fats, proteins, minerals, and vitamins. Water functions in transport, chemical reactions, temperature maintenance, lubrication and etc. … Continued