nutrition http://kcur.org en Hospitals Serving Up More Than Green Jell-O http://kcur.org/post/hospitals-serving-more-green-jell-o <p>Hospital food doesn&#39;t tend to conjure images of gourmet cuisine or down-home victuals. In fact, most people tend to turn up their nose at the very thought of the bland meals that hospitals are known for serving.</p><p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 23:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske, Stephen Steigman & Elana Gordon & Greta Wendelin 21244 at http://kcur.org Hospitals Serving Up More Than Green Jell-O Unique Grocery Store Rolls Into Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/unique-grocery-store-rolls-kansas-city <p>People living in parts of Kansas City that aren&rsquo;t near a big grocery store now have another food option. But it&rsquo;s not your typical grocery store, and it&rsquo;s not run by your typical vendor. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:44:25 +0000 Elana Gordon 21226 at http://kcur.org Unique Grocery Store Rolls Into Kansas City The Ingredients In The Food We Eat http://kcur.org/post/ingredients-food-we-eat <p>NOTE: Audio is unavailable from today&#39;s show. We apologize for the technical difficulties.</p><p>Consumers are getting smarter about the food they eat.&nbsp; We know to check labels for the levels of sodium and saturated fat, and that &quot;high fructose corn syrup&quot; is still sugar.&nbsp;&nbsp; Most of us hit a wall though when it comes to ingredients such as malodextrin, flavonoids and silicon dioxide.&nbsp; What are these <strong>ingredients found in the&nbsp; foods we eat and drink</strong>?&nbsp;</p> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 05:00:08 +0000 Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 12408 at http://kcur.org The Ingredients In The Food We Eat Selling Healthy Eating In The Aisles http://kcur.org/post/selling-healthy-eating-aisles <p style="font-size: 1.2em; line-height: 1.7em; margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.1em; margin-left: 0px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', serif; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: -webkit-auto; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); ">Walk into your neighborhood grocery store looking for healthy food and you might get Thu, 19 Jan 2012 14:50:13 +0000 Jessica Naudziunas 11077 at http://kcur.org Selling Healthy Eating In The Aisles Nutrition Facts: What Do Those Labels Mean? http://kcur.org/post/nutrition-facts-what-do-those-labels-mean <p>If you&#39;ve been to a <a href="http://www.hy-vee.com" target="_blank">Hy-Vee</a> grocery store recently, chances are you&#39;ve seen some numbers right next to the price of an item of food.</p><p>It&#39;s a <strong>&quot;NuVal&quot;</strong> - a <strong>nutritional value</strong> placed on each and every food product.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 10 Jan 2012 19:36:01 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Brian Ellison 10483 at http://kcur.org Nutrition Facts: What Do Those Labels Mean?