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Coming to Our Senses on Education and Nutrition

Dr. Kohlstadt is a Faculty Associate at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and double-board certified in preventive medicine and nutrition. As classrooms “go digital,” educators should consider smell and taste as underutilized teaching tools, especially for teaching kids nutrition. There’s strong evidence for smell and taste being central to nutrition education dating […]

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High school leaders create buzz in Baltimore

By Karen Nitkin October 12, 2014, The Baltimore Sun Sydney Miller, a 15-year-old sophomore at Broadneck High School in Annapolis, lost more than 30 pounds after switching to a vegan diet and giving up all processed foods last year. She also helped her dad, Todd Miller, lose weight. “I eat completely clean,” she says. “Adults come […]

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Reality Check: To Burn Off A Soda, You'll Have To Run 50 Minutes

By: Allison Aubrey Oct. 16, 2014, NPR As a society, we don’t pay much attention to nutrition information when we eat out. A U.S. Department of Agriculture report estimates just 8 percent of Americans use nutritional information when deciding what to order. But that could change soon. As we’ve reported, the Affordable Care Act will require chain restaurants […]

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Baltimore business gets a Main Street Makeover

In Baltimore, one small-business owner uses his corner store to help his community. Branding expert and “Buyology” author Martin Lindstrom talks to TODAY’s Erica Hill how this business can turn itself around. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy  

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Group aims to improve food at Pa. corner stores

By KATHY MATHESON -Associated Press Wednesday, January 29, 201 Customer Alvaro Maduro, left, speaks with Maria Vanegas with The Food Trust […]

House Approves $1 Million For ‘Food Desert’ Help

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Legislation encouraging vendors to make local fruits and vegetables more available in “food deserts” moved through […]

New program to bring healthy food to city's corner stores

Video: A signal that preschooler obesity is falling?

By Meredith Cohn, The Baltimore Sun7:29 p.m. EST, February 26, 2014  Baltimore City plans to help corner stores in West Baltimore stock […]

Keeping Health in Stock at New York City’s Bodegas

By WINNIE HUJUNE 16, 2014 Photo Jetro Cash and Carry, a wholesale outlet in the Bronx, is a go-to spot […]

Coming to Our Senses on Education and Nutrition

Dr. Kohlstadt is a Faculty Associate at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and double-board certified in preventive […]

High school leaders create buzz in Baltimore

By Karen Nitkin October 12, 2014, The Baltimore Sun Sydney Miller, a 15-year-old sophomore at Broadneck High School in Annapolis, lost […]