Monthly Archives: March 2019

LifePoint Health: Making Communities Healthier Year After Year

Written on March 25, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

In an effort to fight hunger and increase food access, LifePoint Health has provided over 1.4 million meals—and counting—to those in need. Earlier this month, our friends at LifePoint Health sponsored and volunteered at a Mobile Pantry that provided over 24,000 pounds of food to 141 families and 878 people. That in itself is an Read More

Healthy Recipes: Pasta Salad

Written on March 20, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

In honor of Nutrition Month, our in-house dietitian is sharing another one of her favorite healthy recipes. This Pasta Salad recipe is a perfect make ahead meal to keep you full and energized throughout the week! PASTA SALAD Ingredients 1 box (16 oz) whole-grain pasta1 cup chopped tomatoes1 cup chopped zucchini1/2 cup balsamic dressing2 cup Read More

Your Business Can BITE Hunger!

Written on March 18, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

Rally your colleagues and register your company for BITE Hunger! LIVE LOOK AT THE LEADERBOARD This spring, we’re hosting our BITE Hunger, Businesses Ignite To End Hunger, competition. BITE Hunger is a friendly competition among local businesses to raise food and funds to fight hunger in Middle Tennessee – and we need your help! HOW DOES THIS Read More

Healthy Recipes: Southwest Bean Dip

Written on March 14, 2019 at 9:57 am, by

For Nutrition Month, our staff dietitian is sharing one of her favorite recipes that is as good for you as it is good to eat! This Southwest Bean Dip is packed with nutrients, easy to make, and best of all super delicious! Serve it as a dip, a side, or over a salad. You can’t Read More

The Cycle of Hunger and Health Issues

Written on March 12, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

We’re taking a closer look at the Cycle of Hunger and Health Problems. What is it? And how do we break it? Not only are food-insecure individuals more likely to develop diet-related diseases like high blood pressure and diabetes, but those chronic illnesses can further deplete their resources and keep them in need. It can Read More

Healthy Eating — Fact or Fiction?

Written on March 6, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

We sort fact from fiction, so you know what nutrition advice you should follow and what you should skip. There is a lot of advice out there about how to eat healthy, but not all of it is good advice. We all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but does it Read More






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