Awards

OK In Health was Awarded

The South Okanagan Health Fair's awarded OK In Health the
SOHF 2008 Health & Fitness Educator Award
and nominated again in 2009 and 2010.

       

OK In Health has been highlighted on the success of OK In Health on "Okanagan To-day" tv show on Shaw Cable.  OK In Health was also featured on TV when awarded the 2008 SOHF Health & Fitness Educator Award by MLA Rich Thorpe.

 

OK In Health's founder and publisher, Maria Carr was awarded the
2008 SOWINS, Women Up Front and Centre - Health & Wellness Award
for her work on OK In Health magazine and in the wellness community.

 

 

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Wellness Tip
Dining Out
When dining out, remember the budget rule. If you spend a lot of your fat budget on French fries, consider saving on other parts of the meal. You might choose low-fat complements such as a grilled chicken sandwich (hold the greasy sauces and cheese), and vegetables. Spending too much of your fat budget on one meal can lead to a high daily or weekly fat intake.


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Wellness Directory
Okanagan Thought-Field Therapy with Gerald Morris (distantly).
Specialty: Energy Workers
Tapping into Freedom. Discomfort levels gradually fall to zero and laughter is often experienced. Clients are amazed at what this Therapy can do and leave with greater levels of wellness.
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Michael O'Connor - Astrologer


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Article
The grizzlies deserve better neighbours
Grizzly bears are a lot like people. They eat both plants and animals, just like us. They need a place to live and room to move. They mate and have families, just as humans do.
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Recipe
Granola with Wheat Germ, Seeds and Blackstrap Molasses
Category: Breakfast
Description: The advantage of making your own healthy homemade granola is that you can avoid some of the hydrogenated fats and corn syrup found in many of the commercial brands. Granola made this way is also a heart-healthy snack food because of the relatively low fat content and the vitamins and minerals supplied by the grains, seeds, nuts and fruits. Oats and other grains are rich in magnesium and other minerals and vitamins which help keep cholesterol low. This recipe I like because of the blackstrap molasses. Blackstrap molasses is a very good source of iron. Particularly for menstruating women, who are more at risk for iron deficiency, boosting iron stores with blackstrap molasses is a good idea--especially because, in comparison to red meat, a well known source of iron, blackstrap molasses provides more iron for less calories and is totally fat-free. Iron is an integral component of hemoglobin, which transports oxygen from the lungs to all body cells, and is also part of key enzyme systems for energy production and metabolism.
So, granola can be a quite healthy as part of a diet rich in natural grains and vegetables - and as a welcome treat for when you are working or playing extra hard.
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