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Food & Fitness Section Editor

Candance Gabel, M.S., R.D., FNEP Coordinator & Associate State Specialist,, Department of Nutritional Sciences, College of Human Environmental Sciences, University of Missouri Extension


Topics include:

Eating Well, Keeping Fit, Obesity, Exercise, Food Preparation, Weight Loss


Food & Fitness Quick Answers
Short answers to commonly asked questions


Food & Fitness Features
Articles on a variety of topics


Food & Fitness Learning Opportunities
Workshops, programs, classes, resources and events


Nutrition Mythbusters blog
Our experts bust nutrition and health myths. They provide you with the information you need to answer those mystifying nutrition and physical activity questions.



Grow Eat Grow recipes

Seasonal and simple recipes

Fox 4 Healthy Habits recipes


Missouri Hunger Atlas
This atlas assesses the extent of food insecurity in the state of Missouri. It also begins to gauge how well public programs are doing in meeting the needs of those of our fellow citizens who have difficulty acquiring sufficient amounts and qualities of food. 





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