Thu, Mar 07|
Free Food for Life Class: Tackling Menopause Through Diet
Menopause is a natural part of life but it can bring with it symptoms like brain fog, hot flashes, and unpredictable emotions. Join this FREE Food for Life class to learn about how to manage menopause naturally and deliciously through plant-based eating. (Vegan, GF, NF-option, Oil-free)
Time & Location
Mar 07, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST
About the event
A Food for Life Class: Hormones impact us all but at certain stages of life, they contribute to specific conditions, like menopause. In this class that draws from the popular book, Your Body in Balance: The New Science of Food, Hormones, and Health by Neal Barnard, MD, FACC, you'll learn how specific dietary changes work to bring hormone levels into balance.
Food for Life is an award-winning nutrition education and cooking class program created by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Designed by physicians, nurses, and registered dieticians, this program provides an innovative approach to diet-related chronic diseases. Since 2001, Food for Life has been a pioneer in delivering hands-on information about the direct role of plant-based nutrition in health and disease prevention to communities around the world.
This class includes a video, discussion, resources, and a virtual cook-along cooking class where you'll learn how to make:
- Ruby Root Salad
- Shanghai Noodles
- Brownie Batter Hummus
What to Expect: Recipes with a shopping list will be sent one week in advance along with the link to join. Chef Linda will provide contact information should you have any questions about shopping or prepping! Style is fun and relaxing.
Special Equipment: None
Ingredients: This class is vegan, gluten-free, with a nut-free option, and oil-free. Adjust sodium based on your preferences.
Technology: Connect via Google Meet on your computer, tablet, or phone
Fully Interactive: Cook in the comfort of your kitchen with a virtual chef beside you! Classes are small and intimate so don't be shy in asking questions along the way! If you prefer, watch the class and ask questions, then cook later at your convenience.
Duration: 2 hours
Prep: Recipes require some prep in advance.