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February: ShopRite of Hackensack to Host LiveRight Calendar Featuring American Heart Health Month Events

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Inserra Supermarkets
20 Ridge Road
Mahwah, NJ 07430

Offerings are Free and Open to the Public

Event Date: February 24, 2015

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HACKENSACK, N.J., Jan. 29, 2015 – ShopRite of Hackensack, an Inserra Supermarkets store, is hosting a full roster of health and wellness programming, including American Heart Health Month events throughout February.Emily Johnston, MPH, RD, CDE, in-store registered dietitian, will lead each of the LiveRight offerings and provide easy-to-implement nutrition and wellness advice. The following free events are being held for local residents. All programs are open to the public, held at ShopRite of Hackensack and do not require advance registration, unless otherwise noted:

Sun., Feb. 1, 8 & 22 – Ask the RD, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Stop in the Dietitian's Corner to meet Emily, ShopRite's in-store dietitian, and learn about ShopRite's wide array of free nutrition services.

Mon., Feb. 2 & 23 – Produce Pick, 3 – 5 p.m. ShopRite's in-store dietitian will be mixing up this week's winter produce pick into a new dish. Samples and recipes will be available.

Tues., Feb. 3 – Shake the Salt Habit, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Drop by the Dietitian's Corner for flavorful recipe ideas using fresh and dried herbs and spices, aimed at lowering sodium intake.

Tues., Feb. 10 – Show Your Heart Some Love, 4 – 6 p.m. In recognition of American Heart Health Month, ShopRite's in-store dietitian will offer tips and tricks on eating well for heart health and enjoying every single bite.

Thurs., Feb. 12 & 19 – Cans Get You Cooking, 1 – 3 p.m. Did you know that the canning process seals freshness, flavor and nutrition into canned foods? Visit the Dietitian's Corner for samples of an easy-to-prepare and budget-friendly recipe featuring canned food products.

Mon., Feb. 16 – Free Cholesterol Screenings, 4 – 8 p.m. Over 70 million American adults have high cholesterol, one of the main factors for heart disease and stroke. This year, get to know your numbers at ShopRite's free cholesterol screenings. No appointment necessary.

Thurs., Feb. 19 – Breakfast With the Dietitian, 8 – 10 a.m. Stop by the Dietitian's Corner for tasty ideas for the most important meal of the day. Samples and recipes will be available.

Fri., Feb. 20 – Try Something New, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Head over to the PromoWorks demo table to sample new, good-for-you items.

Tues., Feb. 24 – Crockpot Cooking, 3 – 6 p.m. ShopRite's in-store dietitian has all the information when it comes to nutrition and slow-cooking your way to flavorful, fuss-free meals. Stop by the Dietitian's Corner for tips maximizing the slow cooker in order to save time and money in 2015.

ShopRite of Hackensack is located at 500 South River Street in Hackensack, N.J. In addition to leading the full LiveRight calendar of events, ShopRite's in-store dietitians are available for free one-on-one nutrition counseling and store tours and to present nutrition talks for community groups. For more information or to register for a program, contact ShopRite of Hackensack's Emily Johnston, MPH, RD, CDE, at (201) 819-5015 or email Emily.johnston@wakefern.com.

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