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How to Incorporate More Vitamins and Minerals Into Your Diet

HEALTH | By Mike Halterman | Feb 21
We are some of the most overfed people in the world, but also some of the most malnourished. How do we fix that? Here are some pointers.

Volunteer on Thanksgiving With God's Love We Deliver

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
This year, God's Love will work with over 900 volunteers to cook and deliver more than 3,000 special holiday feasts. And they are currently seeking volunteers to deliver meals on Thanksgiving morning, November 27.

GMHC and Randy Fenoli Host 'Thanks & Giving' Fundraiser

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 5
On Thursday, November 6, Gay Men's Health Crisis and guest host Randy Fenoli from TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress" will host "Thanks & Giving," an event to raise essential funds for GMHC's nutritional programs.

Sodexo Food Service Company Pledges Better Meals

HEALTH | By Darlene Superville | Mar 15
One of the nation’s largest food service companies, Sodexo, is making a series of changes in support of Michelle Obama’s anti-childhood obesity initiative.

Six New Superfoods Everyone Will be Eating in 2014

FOOD/DRINK | By Mike Halterman | Feb 22
Forget kale, forget the goji berry and forget quinoa. Those superfoods are so 2013. This year, there are many new, trendy super foods - here are six to try.

Women, It’s "Your Turn" to Reach Your Fitness Goals

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 2
Women are helping other women get in shape and reach their fitness goals with Your Turn, a new community nonprofit.

To Fight HIV, Eat Smart

HIV/AIDS | By Steve Weinstein | Dec 23
The best way to fight HIV infection is to avoid fad diets, eat sensibly, and drink plenty of water. Tea, yogurt, dark chocolate, and wine? All more than OK!

Gold Star Nutrition Labels Appear to Work

FOOD/DRINK | By David Sharp | Oct 25
A nutritional rating system using gold stars affixed to price labels on grocery store shelves appears to have shifted buying habits, potentially providing another tool to educate consumers on how to eat healthier, according to a new study.

Food for Thought Provides Meals and Support for Sonoma PLWHAs

HIV/AIDS | By Louise Adams | Nov 1
Grassroots organization Food for Thought provides meals and support for people with HIV in Sonoma County, and hosts festivals that help raise funds to keep their programs open.

Six Ways to Stay Energized

The change in weather, the shorter hours of sunlight, and the additional urges to wear that sweatshirt and sleep in - these are all signs that winter is fast approaching and your energy levels are hibernating.

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