In This Installment of Access the ExpertsMatthew Heesch, Ph.D., an associate professor in the School of Health and Kinesiology at UNO, answers the question, "What are the best foods a person can eat to keep both body and mind healthy?"
An expert in nutrition and exercise, Heesch can provide insights in how the body uses food as fuel, and how your activity determines the type and amount of intake your body needs, and the “empty calories” to avoid.
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