Local nutritionist, Chelsea Johnson with the Knox County Health Department, walks around a grocery store to check out hidden sugar ingredients in common items.
Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen nationwide, including it's three locations here in East Tennessee, are offering parents of newborn babies a family meal and all kinds of baby essentials. The new families will receive a dozen freshly baked Honey Butter Croissants, Chicken Pot Pies, Broccoli Cheese Casserole and Hot Fudge Cake. The restaurant is also giving parents croissant-inspired baby items including, onesies and support pillows. To learn more about this offer head over to https://cheddars.com
Sugar is one of the most addictive ingredients consumed by Americans. According to the American Heart Association, women should consume 6 tablespoons of sugar per day and for men, 9 teaspoons per day. Chelsea Johnson, Nutritionist with the Knox County Health Department suggest when having a sweet tooth, go for a snack with natural sugars , like fruits. To learn more about The Knox County Health Department (KCHD) visit knoxcounty.org
More clouds and a few sprinkles linger on this Tuesday, but better rain chances move in by the end of the week.
People expressed criticism and support at the Sevier County Commission meeting.