How to Get Children to Savor the Flavor of Eating Right

From the Show: Eat Right Radio
Summary: How do you get children to “savor the flavor” and to try new foods and flavors?
Air Date: 3/15/16
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Kristen Gradney, RDN, LDN
Gradney Kristen 2173smallKristen Gradney is the director of nutrition and metabolic services at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center and the owner of a nutrition consulting firm. She oversees a diabetes management clinic, bariatric program, fitness center and weight management programs. Gradney has been featured on local news programs as a wellness expert and serves as a speaker on topics of health and wellness. She is a State Policy Representative for the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
How to Get Children to Savor the Flavor of Eating Right
Getting your child to try new and healthy foods can be a big challenge.

Parents are children's biggest influences when it comes to healthy behaviors, so it's important to provide your kids with opportunities for family fun.

You can help your children learn to make healthier food choices and engage in regular physical activity by being a good role model.

Registered dietitian nutritionist and Academy Spokesperson, Kristen Gradney, explains how to take steps to ensure your child learns the importance of good nutrition from an early age.


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