Tag Archives: heart disease

Heart Disease in Children?

This is a guest post by registered dietitian Susan Dopart. Check out her excellent book A Recipe for Life for more tips and recipes. photo credit: Www.CourtneyCarmody.com/ Recent studies reveal children with heart disease are not as unusual as you might expect.  Artery autopsies done on children who had fatal accidents showed the presence of

Ask the Expert – Sea Salt vs. Regular Salt

Ask The Expert is a weekly column on Littlestomaks.com. The idea is to have a reader-submitted question answered by a nutrition expert or a pediatrician. Feel free to submit your question in the comments section below. There is a lot of hype about sea salt, but is it any better than regular salt for your

Five for Fridays – Mar 5, 2010

Greetings! This month, the American Dietetic Association is running its National Nutrition Month® campaign. It is a public awareness program designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. This objective is very much aligned with the focus of Littlestomaks because we are all