Akron Children’s Hospital dietitian Lindsay Bailey explains what you should know about artificially sweetened beverages. We know consuming a lot of sugar-sweetened soda can lead to obesity and related health problems. Is diet soda OK? It’s all about context. Kids can safely enjoy a range of sweeteners and artificial sweeteners within a nutritionally balanced eating […]
With words like “natural”, “vegan”, and “gluten-free” showing up more frequently on food packaging, it can be difficult to know which items are actually healthy, and which just have a good marketing plan. In this Children’s Channel video, Lindsay Bailey, MS, RD/LD, a clinical dietitian with the Akron Children’s Hospital Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes, […]
Color, hardness, texture, sound and so much more can all play a role in determining whether the fruit you are choosing is ripe. In this Children’s Channel video, Danielle Dimengo, RD/LD, a clinical dietitian with the Akron Children’s Hospital Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes, offers a few tips for selecting the freshest, best-tasting fruit for […]
Akron Children’s Hospital dietitian Danielle Dimengo discusses the numerous milk options that sit in the grocery’s dairy case alongside cow’s milk, vying for the consumer’s attention. These include almond, cashew, soy and hemp milk. Originally aired on WJW TV (Fox 8) April 17, 2017.
Your garden or the local farmer’s market can provide families with everything they need for a healthy, gluten-free alternative to pasta. In this video, Akron Children’s dietitians Lindsay Bailey and Danielle Dimengo offer a fresh spin on this classic dish that can be prepared in minutes. Recipe Ingredients Squash Zucchini Tomatoes Crushed garlic Olive oil […]
You’re just a few berries away from a cool, delicious summertime treat. In this video, Akron Children’s dietitian Lindsay Bailey mixes a delightful array of flavors and colors in a parfait that’s sure to tempt children of all ages. Recipe Ingredients Mixed berries of choice Slivered almonds Grated lemon peel Mint leaves Whipped topping/greek yogurt […]