(02/20/18) Two Louisiana FFA members, three 4-H’ers and an adult volunteer were recognized for their contributions to youth livestock programs.
(Distributed July 2004) Some athletes have favorite foods they associate with being ready to compete, but LSU Agricultural Center nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames says no pre-competition meal will provide any special powers.
(News You Can Use For November 2004) Two of three people with diabetes die from heart disease or stroke. Both women and men are at risk, says LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames.
(News You Can Use for May 2004)May is designated each year as a time to help educate people about the importance of preventing and treating high blood pressure. High blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart disease and the chief risk factor for stroke and heart failure. It also can lead to kidney damage, says LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames.
(Distributed June 2004) Confused about carbs when you read food labels? Many products now list the number of net carbs or number of impact carbs, according to LSU AgCenter nutritionist Dr. Beth Reames.