12 Healthier Options at Burger King

Healthy eating at fast-food restaurants like Burger King can be tricky.

In the past, Burger King offered several healthier menu options, including salads and grilled chicken sandwiches, but these are no longer available. While this is unfortunate, other menu items might meet your dietary preferences.

Here are 12 healthier options at Burger King.

Although Burger King offers a few healthier breakfast choices, you may want to order a lower calorie side to make your meal more filling.

For example, consider ordering a side of applesauce for an additional 50 calories or a glass of fat-free milk, which adds 90 calories

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Luzerne County schools get $668,975 in grants for healthy food options

Six Luzerne County school districts have nabbed a total of $668,975 in state grants designed to increase the amount of fresh fruit and vegetable snacks available during the school day. The money will go to a total of 19 local schools.

The grants — $7 million total statewide — come from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP), designed “to create healthier school environments by providing healthier food choices, expand the variety of fruits and vegetables students experience, increase fruit and vegetable consumption, and positively impact students’ present and future health.” according to a media release

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11 Healthier Fast-Food Breakfast Options

Making time for a healthy breakfast when you have a busy schedule isn’t always possible. Sometimes, you may therefore find yourself at the closest drive-through, grabbing something on your way to work.

Fast food is often thought of as unhealthy, and for good reason — most options will cost you lots of calories, saturated fat, added sugar, and sodium. Fortunately, healthier choices are available.

We researched popular fast-food restaurants to find you 11 healthier fast-food breakfast options.

If you’re looking to monitor your calorie intake, there are several options out there.

These two breakfasts are both under 300 calories. Keep

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NYC Health + Hospitals Expands Access To Affordable Healthy Food Options With Annual Farmers Markets

GrowNYC and Harvest Home Farmers Markets make fresh fruits and vegetables more accessible for patients, staff, and the community at patient care locations

 

(New York, NY – July 20, 2021) NYC Health + Hospitals today announced its 2021 schedule for farmers markets hosted at public hospitals and community health centers across the city. The public health system has again partnered with GrowNYC and Harvest Home Farmers Market, two local non-profit organizations, to host farmers markets and fresh food box programs at patient care locations throughout the city. These partnerships make fresh fruits and vegetables more accessible for patients, staff, and

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NYC Health + Hospitals Expand Access To Affordable Healthy Food Options With Annual Farmers Market

NYC Health + Hospitals today announced its 2021 schedule for farmer’s markets hosted at public hospitals and community health centers across the city.

The public health system has again partnered with GrowNYC and Harvest Home Farmers Market, two local non-profit organizations, to host farmer’s markets and fresh food box programs at patient care locations throughout the city.

These partnerships make fresh fruits and vegetables more accessible for patients, staff, and the community. Farmer’s markets offer a variety of affordable, regionally grown vegetables, fruits, and fresh juices in communities where residents sometimes lack access to quality produce at reasonable prices.

Each

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