Nutritional Benefits of Greek Yogurt

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“Go Greek” on The Balancing Act as we learn about Greek yogurt. Registered Dietitian Marissa McCormick joins us to share the nutritional benefits of this popular food trend.

Looking for a snack with protein to help satisfy your hunger? Tune-in to the Balancing Act on Lifetime Television and learn more about Greek yogurt — a perfect protein-packed snack option. We’ll be joined by Marissa McCormick of General Mills’ Bell Institute of Health & Nutrition to explain the benefits of Greek yogurt. Learn what it means to “Go Greek” on The Balancing Act, airing weekdays on Lifetime Television. Check your local TV listings for time and channel.

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The Balancing Act® Talks Greek Yogurt, App to Preserve Family History, On the Road with Stopping Centers

Yoplait®, TA and Petro Stopping Centers®, and iBoard® Inc. Take Center Stage on June 4 Show on Lifetime®

(POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – June 3, 2015) Award-winning morning show The Balancing Act® will feature some of the hottest names in Greek yogurt, full-service travel centers and a solution to keep a family’s precious memories organized on Thursday, June 4, at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime®. Tune in as The Balancing Act hosts help jump start the day with lively conversations, recipe ideas and trusted information to empower a woman’s life. The encore presentation of this show will air on June 11, 2015 on Lifetime.

Don’t miss these featured segments taking center stage on The Balancing Act:

  • Protein-Packed Snack – with Yoplait® Greek Yogurt

Greek Yogurt is not only a convenient dairy food; it’s a protein-packed snack option that provides important nutrients such as protein, calcium and vitamin D….as well as helps satisfy hunger. Learn more about Greek yogurt, as Registered Dietician, and Nutrition Scientist Marissa McCormick of General Mills’ Bell Institute of Health & Nutrition explains how Greek yogurt is different from regular yogurt, its many benefits and why it’s a versatile snack and dessert. Learn what it means to “Go Greek” with Greek yogurt… part of The Balancing Act’s June programming in support of National Dairy Month. For recipe ideas and to learn more about the benefits of yogurt please visit:

  • Refuel. Replenish. Refresh – with TA & Petro Stopping Centers®

Professional drivers, sports teams and families who travel long distances on the road want to enjoy their trip and use a clean, convenient place to fuel up, rest up and enjoy a meal…and TA and Petro Stopping Centers offer even more. Hit the road with Host Olga Villaverde and producer Chris Cox as they travel to one of the Petro Stopping Centers in Florida, just one location of the largest full-service travel center company in the United States. The duo will meet up with the company’s marketing manager, Andi Rice, who will give the road warriors a tour of the upscale facilities that offer restaurants, unique gifts, fitness centers and showers and even washers and dryers.

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  • Create, Share and Preserve Your Family History – with the LifePath iBoard®

In this digital world, storing photos in a shoebox or photo album is becoming obsolete, and many people are looking for a solution to keep their family’s precious memories organized and their legacy alive. The LifePath iBoard® app allows one to create, share and preserve the life history of loved ones through the historical organization of content in a unique, user-friendly way, utilizing photographic images, stories, videos and more. Join Christopher Gentile, Founder and CEO of iBoard Incorporated as he demonstrates this cutting-edge, easy to use and intuitive app that offers new levels of privacy, sharing and organizing content that Facebook, Instagram, iPhoto and other well-known apps have missed.

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LifePath is a more comprehensive, interactive, personalized and collaborative personal resume of a life,” says Christopher Gentile. “Stored in a digital vault, LifePath ensures that the lives, achievements and precious memories of you and your loved ones can be easily accessed and celebrated for generations.”

About The Balancing Act®

Entering its 7th season, The Balancing Act continues to empower women in all aspects of their lives. The mission at The Balancing Act is simple – to help today’s modern woman balance it all by bringing them positive solutions to enrich and empower them. Entertaining, educational and trusted by women, viewers can tune in to America’s premier morning show The Balancing Act on weekday mornings Monday through Friday at 7:30 am (ET/PT) on Lifetime television. For additional information or to view a segment visit:

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