FAQS

Informative facts about health today:

Overweight in New York State
61.4% are overweight or obese in 2010

Leading causes of death in the US
Heart disease
Cancer
Stroke
Chronic lower respiratory disease
Accidents (unintentional injuries)
Alzheimer’s disease
Diabetes
Influenza and Pneumonia
Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome (kidney inflammation)
Septicemia (blood poisoning)

Best Foods (souce: Center for Science in the Public Interest)
Sweet Potatoes
Mangoes
Unsweetened Greek Yogurt
Broccoli
Wild Salmon
Crispbreads 
Garbanzo Beans
Watermelon
Butternut Squash
Leafy Greens
Refer to US Food Guidelines for further information on healthy eating: http://www.choosemyplate.gov/