The Double Up tokens can be used for Michigan-grown produce such as vegetables, fruits, mushrooms, herbs, and seeds and plants that produce food.
The campaign by public health advocates against sugar-sweetened sodas may have had an unintended consequence: Teens are drinking more sugar-sweetened sports drinks.
“We’re all doing abysmally,” said Dr. Alicia Cohen, a clinical lecturer at the University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine.
As families look for ways to incorporate healthy homemade snacks and lunches, parents are encouraged to engage their children in conversations about healthy choices.
When Dr. Susan Maples sees patients at her dental practice, she tells them to slash the soda.
WASHINGTON — Better cut down on sugar, especially those 16-ounce drinks, and limit your salt. But you might not need to worry quite as much about eggs.