At last… an easy way to help your clients/patients visualize portion sizes! The items in this kit give them an easy-to-remember guide for many different foods representing all groups in MyPyramid. Kit includes: nickel (equals 2 oz. of dry spaghetti which equals 1 cup cooked spaghetti), tennis ball (equals 1 cup of cooked rice or 15 grapes), baseball (equals a 12-oz. potato or 1 cup of cold cereal/corn flakes/granola), deck of playing cards (equals 3 oz. of meat), 1 in. wooden cube (equals 1 oz. of cheese), compact disk (CD) case (equals 1 slice of bread), matchbook (equals 1 tbsp. of oil, salad dressing, or mayonnaise), and a handy laminated card with food portion size equivalents. Kit components come packaged in a convenient plastic storage container with a hinged, snap-closure lid and a portion size equivalent list on the side.
About this Brand
ISO-9001 certified Nasco got its start in 1941 making teaching aids for vocational agriculture. In the decades since, it has grown to a leader in healthcare education kits, simulators, and lab sampling products. Nasco Healthcare focuses on training and simulation products, particularly its Life/form® and Simulaids brands. It offers a wide range of anatomically correct replicas and fully interactive manikin simulators for healthcare and EMS training.
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