Archive for April, 2012

Guest Blog: Connie Evers – Help Kids to Develop Sugar Sense

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

By Connie Evers MS, RD, LD – Nutrition for Kids

Connie’s Healthy Eating Blog – Not too sweet!

Help Kids to Develop Sugar Sense

Babies are born with a sweet tooth, which makes perfect sense since their mom’s milk is high in the sugar lactose. From a biological point of view, a preference for sweets helped early humans survive. Bitter compounds found in some berries, greens and vegetables are toxic whereas most edible fruits and milk contain natural sugars. So way back when, sweetness meant a food was safe to eat.

But modern man hasn’t fared so well with this natural sweet tooth (more…)

Paul Pierce’s Suite Night at the Garden vs Magic – Raffle!

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

By The Truth on Health Team

Paul Pierce is offering hoops fans the chance to win the ultimate Celtics experience, by placing twelve tickets to his personal luxury suite up for grabs when the Celtics take on the Orlando Magic on April 18th at TD Garden. The winners will be chosen through a special online raffle with proceeds benefiting Pierce’s Truth on Health Campaign.

Support Paul “The Truth” Pierce and his Truth on Health program, and you could enjoy the Celtics vs. Magic (one of the most highly anticipated games of the season) from Paul Pierce’s personal suite at TD Garden! Paul Pierce’s Truth on Health Campaign was created to help empower and encourage young people to lead healthier lifestyles.


Tickets are Just $2.00 Each (Minimum Purchase of 5 Tickets)
Entry Deadline: 11:00 AM EST on Monday, April 16, 2012 (more…)