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Shelly Yarnie

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Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

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Based off our workshop series at Ghanaian churches in Worcester, MA, the Healthy Ghanaian Cookbook is a collection of recipes created by Peggy Akufo from the Apostolic Church at Bethsaida Christian Center. The recipes were altered to increase nutritional value. Calorie and nutrition breakdown for each recipe is included.


Cookbook, Ghana, West Africa, Healthy Eating, Ghanaian

Subject Categories

Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition | Medical Nutrition | Other Medicine and Health Sciences | Public Health Education and Promotion


The cookbook is also available for download in iBooks for iPad format at

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Connecting with the Ghanaian Community through Church-Based Workshops: Healthy Ghanaian Cookbook



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