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Eating a balanced diet of fresh, whole foods is a very important part of being healthy, but there are other things that are also important. Explore the posts below for tips to put you and your family on a path to better health.

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Serving sizes might be smaller than you think.
Fiber helps your digestion and helps you feel full.
Healthy fats are really important for your brain and your body.
Storing foods correctly means they will taste better with less waste.
Use MyPlate to help build a balanced diet.
There are ways to add variety even if you are just cooking for yourself.
SRO cooking means fewer options, but there are still ways to prepare healthy meals.
There are safe ways to cook in an SRO.
Sometimes a healthy choice is just a healthy swap.
You don't have to eat dairy to get enough calcium.
Eating enough fruits and vegetables helps fight disease and boosts energy.
Gradually include more whole grains in your diet.

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