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December 2020 Fun Facts

December 2020 Fun Facts

December 1, 2020

Check out this months Fun Facts to learn about WIC’s online library, tips for introducing a bottle to a breastfed baby, and find a delicious soup recipe for those cold winter evenings.

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Infant Formula Change

Infant Formula Change

November 18, 2020

South Dakota WIC is transitioning to Abbott Similac products! Effective February 1, 2021, the South Dakota WIC infant formula rebate contract for standard milk-based and soy-based formulas will change from Mead Johnson Nutrition Enfamil products to Abbott Similac products. The new standard formulas for South Dakota will be: Similac Advance Similac Total Comfort Similac Sensitive […]

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November 2020 Fun Facts

November 2020 Fun Facts

November 12, 2020

Check out this months Fun Facts to learn about wichealth.org’s Health eKitchen, get the scoop on poop for breastfed babies, and find a butternut squash mac n’ cheese recipe.

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October 2020 Fun Facts

October 2020 Fun Facts

September 28, 2020

Check out this months WIC blog post for information on wichealth.org, breastfeeding and COVID, and a delicious tomato and eggs recipe for those busy mornings!

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September 2020 Fun Fact

September 2020 Fun Fact

June 18, 2020

Check out this monthly blog post for information on Nutrition & Wellness, Breastfeeding, and a Featured Recipe!

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SD WIC: COVID-19 Updates

SD WIC: COVID-19 Updates

March 31, 2020

Updated July 17, 2020…

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6 Tips for Stretching That Dollar in the Grocery Aisle

6 Tips for Stretching That Dollar in the Grocery Aisle

June 10, 2019

Everyone needs to eat—but buying groceries for the family can sometimes feel like quite the expense (and an easy one on which to go over budget). However, with a little discipline and planning you can make your dollar go further in the grocery aisles. Here are a few thoughts to keep in mind during your […]

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National Nutrition Month®: 5 Tips for Improving Your Diet

National Nutrition Month®: 5 Tips for Improving Your Diet

Attention one and all—March is National Nutrition Month®. It’s the best excuse to improve your eating habits by taking up some new food traditions in your household, from simple, healthy breakfasts to getting your kids excited about fruits and vegetables. Here are five tips for celebrating National Nutrition Month® the right way. Convincing Kids One of […]

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6 Ways to Stay Physically Active While Pregnant

6 Ways to Stay Physically Active While Pregnant

It can be difficult to tell what to do and not to do in terms of fitness when you’re expecting. (Step one is to always ask your doctor first.) But the important thing to remember is that you should stay physically active during your pregnancy to keep you and your baby healthy. Here are a few methods by which […]

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5 Reasons Flu Shots For Your Family Are Important

5 Reasons Flu Shots For Your Family Are Important

Flu season is upon us. As a parent (or expectant parent), it’s up to you to protect your kids from catching influenza this year. Luckily, the flu shot offers up the needed medicine to stave off this highly contagious and contractible illness. Here are a few of the reasons why getting your children older than […]

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