“We talk about emotional eating, what kinds of issues trigger us to eat when we aren’t happy, aren’t hungry and maybe past full,” Manning said.
“My advice to those suffering is to realize they have a biological illness that is not their or their family’s fault,” Laura said. “The only cure to the illness is food. Period. Even if the sufferer is not ‘underweight,’ it’s critical to stabilize eating patterns.”
IAO presents Bleeding Hearts Brunch and Coffee Tasting, United Fresh Start Foundation brings salad bars to two local schools and Inner Circle hosts a Valentine’s masquerade.
Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma launched its food truck in July.
The training experience is often as useful for the volunteers as it is for those they will eventually teach.
Celebrate Pink OKC is Oklahoma Project Woman’s fundraiser to support health services for low-income and uninsured Oklahomans.
Every day is a holiday for Rococo owner Bruce Rinehart, but Saturday is one of his favorites as the restaurant does another annual clambake.
Oklahoma was selected as one of 15 markets to receive funding to promote healthy lifestyles.
Most Oklahoma City public schools will now offer completely free lunches to every student.
Steve Leim works on the fruit bar at ASTEC. Credit: Mark Hancock Oz started the HealthCorps program in 2002 to help empower kids to make healthier lifestyle choices. The two-year program involves in-school placement of a peer-mentor coordinator who focuses part of the curriculum on nutrition, fitness, and mental resilience. ASTEC is the first in…