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Healthy Alternatives to Typical Halloween Treats – Houston Family Magazine

Halloween candy is typically processed full of dye, high fructose corn syrup and excessive amounts of sugar and other harmful preservatives.  Halloween is the kickoff to holiday weight gain, avoid having the treats in the house and opt for a healthy alternative like the brand names listed below.  These companies…

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Engaged Kids are Healthy Kids – Health Beat with Kathy Davis

Dr. Kantor was a recent guest on Health Beat with Kathy Davis. They discussed the importance of proper nutrition for kids and ideas for healthy, balanced lunches that children will enjoy. The CDC says 75% of all chronic diseases are nutrition related, that fact alone makes eating healthy extremely important. …

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Climbing Childhood Obesity Rates – Parent Guide Magazine

Childhood obesity rates remain high in the United States of America.  Obesity is defined as an accumulation of body fat to the extent of which it may have a negative impact on health, leading to reduced life expectancy, and an increased risk for chronic diseases. 17% of children in the…

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Parents Must Be Positive Role Models for Healthy Eating – Nova Scotia News

In an interview with Kathy Johnson of Nova Scotia News, Dr. Kantor talks about everything from his new book and healthy eating, to health care. He reminds us that we don’t really have a health care system, we have a disease and accident management system.  The real concept of healthy…

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Back to School Balanced Lunch Ideas – WCSG Radio

Kids are heading back to school, and while many get caught up in school clothes and supplies, the importance of stocking healthy foods for lunches and snacks shouldn’t be lost!  In this interview with WCSG Radio, Dr. Kantor shared why packing a balanced lunch is so important and some easy…

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Kantor’s New Children’s Book Aims to Help Beat Childhood Obesity – Herald Democrat

When asked by the Herald Democrat, “What exactly is The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice?” Dr. Kantor shared that it was the most fun thing he has ever done. It’s a family resource on healthy living that is very child friendly, and also aimed at beating childhood obesity.  The…

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The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice Aims to Improve Kids’ Health – Hanford Sentinel

The following is an excerpt from Dr. Kantor’s interview with The Sentinel.  Follow the link below to view the complete article. With school resuming this month, some parents are struggling to come up with healthy lunch and after-school snack ideas for their kids. Dr. Keith Kantor, nutritionist and CEO of…

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How Can Retailers Help the Childhood Obesity Crisis? – Produce Business Magazine

With so many different reports on obesity, what should we believe?  Dr. Kantor sets the record straight on childhood obesity, where it’s headed, and how we can combat it with Produce Business Magazine. We obviously have a huge childhood obesity problem in the United States.  The latest reports show that…

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Get a Jump Start of Healthy Living with The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice – Chat with Women Radio Show

Pam and Rochelle welcomed Dr. Kantor on their radio show Chat with Women to talk about his new book, The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice.  Dr. Kantor explains that the book is really is a family book that is geared towards capturing the interest of children. It teaches them…

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Tips for Teaching Children to Eat Healthy and Nutritious Foods – WLTP Radio

With over 1/3 of our children now overweight and obese, and the incidence of type 2 diabetes on the rise, it is now more important than ever to take the initiative to live a healthy lifestyle to the children. How can we help them understand the importance of eating healthy…

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