Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Dina Clapinski of BeFoodSmart.com on "Get the Funk Out!"

We have all been a in a funk from time to time. Food definitely can play a factor in boosting our moods and health. Tune in to hear Dina Clapinski of Be Food Smart.com on "Get the Funk Out!" LIVE on KUCI 88.9fm and streaming on www.kuci.org....while you're munching on your morning Halloween candy : )

Ever wonder why some foods contain so many ingredients, what they are and how to even pronounce them? Ingredients like polysorbate 60, sodium nitrate and red/blues dyes are more harmful than people realize. Now, there is a website that is your go-to resource for looking up food additives and other food related issues. Dina Clapinski, Co-Founder, Be Food Smart (www.befoodsmart.com) joins me on this week's show to talk about how she got started and how you can use her website for all of your food questions.

Tune in and listen to Dina talk about healthy tips, the importance of getting your kids to read food labels, and why BeFoodSmart.com is a website like no other.

Be Food Smart is a food additive database for the hundreds of ingredients, sweeteners, preservatives, and colorings in today’s foods. Each ingredient report features an easy-to-understand description as well as possible health effects and a letter grade so consumers know instantly if the ingredient should be in their diet. Be Food Smart is devoted to educating the public and helping people change the way they eat.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/befoodsmart
Twitter: @BeFoodSmart

National CPR and AED (Automated External Defribrillator) Awareness Week is June 1st through 7th. Janeane will be in conversation with a cardiac arrest survivor, Steven Munatones, and Dr. Shira Schlesinger.

According to CPR.Heart.org, back in 2007, the American Heart Association, the American Red Cross and the National Safety Council collaborate...