March proclaimed Nutrition Month in state
03/12/2013 - Charleston Gazette
CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin is recognizing March as Nutrition Month in West Virginia.
Media outlets report that Tomblin made the proclamation on Monday afternoon at a reception at the Governor's Mansion featuring members of the West Virginia Dietetic Association.
Health experts say eating a well-balanced diet and cutting back on sugar and salt will make a big difference in your overall health.
March also is National Nutrition Month. It started back in 1980 and was created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.