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Become a Snacktivist

Today’s kids get about 500 calories a day from snacks, but the big problem is what they’re snacking on. According to researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, children get most of

How to Serve Toddlers
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How to Serve Toddlers

Feeding your toddler really could be a full-time job. You want him or her to get all their nutrients and eat a variety of food groups, while limiting processed foods. Combine that with the toddler's

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January-February 2013

My Diet Coach

Platform Android (Free version available via Android Market) Rating 3 out of 5 Synopsis of the App Touted as a tool to "win the mental game of dieting," My Diet Coach is designed to keep

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January-February 2013

SparkRecipes

Platform Apple, Android, Blackberry (Free; Available via Apple App store, Android Market, Blackberry) Rating 4 out of 5 Synopsis of the App The SparkRecipes app mirrors SparkPeople's healthy recipe website as a way to access

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January-February 2013

Juice

Platform Apple (Free via Apple App store) Rating 4 out of 5 Synopsis of the App This app is the self-proclaimed "world's funnest energy tracker." The name Juice is a play on words; it uses

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January-February 2013

Thryve

Platform Apple (Free; currently available for iPhone, iPod and iPad) RATING 2 out of 5 Synopsis of the App Thryve is marketed as a mobile food coach. Originally designed as a way to identify food

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January-February 2013

iCookbook Diabetic

Platform Apple (Free for a limited time via the Apple App store) Rating 5 out of 5 Synopsis of the App This app comes from the editors of Diabetic Cooking™ magazine and the original iCookbook

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January-February 2013

Diet Assistant

Platform Android (Free from Android Market) Rating 2 OUT OF 5 Synopsis of the App Diet Assistant provides diet plans for those who want to gain, lose or maintain their weight. The app ties it

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January-February 2013

eaTipster

Platform Apple (Free; available via Apple App store) Rating 5 out of 5 Synopsis of the App Created by the Dietitians of Canada, eaTipster delivers daily healthy eating tips to your mobile devices. The app

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January-February 2013

iPharmacy

Platform Apple and Android (Free; Available via Apple App store and Android Market) Rating 4 out of 5 Synopsis of the App The iPharmacy app functions as a pill identifier and drug reference designed to