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Healthy Eating | Food to Fuel a Runner

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Title:

Healthy Eating | Food to Fuel a Runner

URL:

https://thinktv.pbslearningmedia.org/resource/he15-hpe-fuel/wgbh-healthyeating-healthy-food-to-fuel-a-runner/

Content Source:

PBS
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

Leo leads an active life. As a type 1 diabetic, his nutritional needs demand added scrutiny. At every meal, a pump delivers insulin into Leo’s body and a monitor tracks his blood glucose level. Because the body processes nutrients in different ways, Leo analyzes foods for their protein, fat, and carbohydrate contents.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.1.2) Compare unhealthy and healthy eating patterns, including eating in moderation.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.1.5) Explain how to prevent or control common childhood illnesses and conditions.

Examples: asthma, allergies, diabetes, epilepsy

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.5.1) Research health-related situations that require a thoughtful decision.

Examples: food choices, drug use, alcohol consumption, smoking

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 5
5.7.1) Implement a variety of healthy practices and behaviors that avoid or reduce health risks.

Example: executing a plan to manage academic, extracurricular, and family

Tags: diabetes, healthy choices, healthy eating
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This video is accompanied by handouts and an informational reading passage.

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Author: Michelle Frye