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Health and Nutrition

Poor nutrition, inactivity and obesity are everyday problems for many of Georgians. Parents, day care workers, food service providers, teachers and others need to know how to guide children into maintaining a healthy lifestyle at an early age.

The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences tackles these issues through research and study, community outreach through UGA Extension and partnerships with the College of Family and Consumer Sciences.

Food History of the South

The food relationship between Native Americans, African Americans and Europeans

Author: Published 05/01/2017
SNAP-Ed Program

UGA Extension teaches Georgians how to eat right with online and in-person lessons.

Author: Published 03/30/2017
Healthy Resolutions

UGA Extension expert offers simple steps for a better diet in 2017.

Author: Published 01/03/2017
Walk Georgia

Since 2008, UGA Extension's Walk Georgia has helped thousands of Georgians get fit, one step at a time.

Author: Published 12/14/2016

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