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The Seattle Times
Edible petals pack nutrientsblossoms from pumpkin and squash plants. Edible flowers can also contribute to
Edible petals pack nutrients
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
blossoms from pumpkin and squash plants. Edible flowers can also contribute to our nutritional health, according to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND). Although nutritional analyses of edible flowers is limited, researchers have... Read more
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FOX News
4 ways to turn on your weight-loss hormoneshypothalamus, where it combats its nemesis ghrelin, the “hunger hormone,” said
4 ways to turn on your weight-loss hormones
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
hypothalamus, where it combats its nemesis ghrelin, the “hunger hormone,” said Alissa Rumsey, R.D., spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. In overweight and obese women, chronically high levels of the satiety hormone can lead... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Food safety experts urge backyard cooks to take precautionsof grilling season for many people, so food safety experts are encouraging back
Food safety experts urge backyard cooks to take precautions
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 7 days ago
of grilling season for many people, so food safety experts are encouraging backyard cooks to take proper precautions. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and ConAgra Foods recommend taking a few simple steps to help ensure food safety. The... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Quack attack: Naturopaths and supplement companies press for naturopathic licensure in Michiganeach submitted a testimony card in opposition to HB 4531. At an earlier meeting
Quack attack: Naturopaths and supplement companies press for naturopathic licensure in Michigan
ScienceBlogs / Posted 7 days ago
each submitted a testimony card in opposition to HB 4531. At an earlier meeting of the committee on April 19, the Michigan Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics testified in opposition to the bill. Unfortunately, they did so for the wrong... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Looking beyond the obvious superfoodsas called for in the U.S. Government's 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
Looking beyond the obvious superfoods
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
as called for in the U.S. Government's 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Blake, a spokeswoman for the Chicago-based Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, said no "antique grain or exotic berry" is going to fight cancer or heart disease or... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No verdict on vitamins for CVD, cancer preventionevidence is insufficient to recommend for or against the use of multivitamins t
No verdict on vitamins for CVD, cancer prevention
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
evidence is insufficient to recommend for or against the use of multivitamins to prevent chronic disease. In addition, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has stated that there is no evidence that vitamin supplements are effective at preventing... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 3 health tips: Snacks nutritionists eatdip celery sticks in salsa or eat jicama or cucumber sticks sprinkled with lime
Top 3 health tips: Snacks nutritionists eat
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
dip celery sticks in salsa or eat jicama or cucumber sticks sprinkled with lime juice, salt and chili powder. It's salty and crunchy, and as a bonus, you also load up on veggies." —Vandana Sheth, spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietet... Read more
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FOX News
How to deal with pregnancy constipationhigh-fiber foods during the first trimester, according to Sarah Krieger, a regi
How to deal with pregnancy constipation
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
high-fiber foods during the first trimester, according to Sarah Krieger, a registered dietitian and spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “Everybody eats extremely differently in those first 12 to 13 weeks than before... Read more
10d
FOX News
Putting 'added sugars' on food labels may baffle shoppersfirst looked at the label with separate lines for “sugars” and “added sugars,”
Putting 'added sugars' on food labels may baffle shoppers
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
first looked at the label with separate lines for “sugars” and “added sugars,” the researchers report in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “There is insufficient evidence that listing `added sugars’ on nutrition facts panels... Read more
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Newsmax
Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe: Reviewwas clear need for a study to carefully examine the evidence behind those claim
Genetically Modified Crops Are Safe: Review
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
was clear need for a study to carefully examine the evidence behind those claims." Joan Salge Blake, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, said the report shows that "there could be going forward, based on the science, a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why diet snacks make you eat morepeople feel as though they have the green light to indulge in other junk foods.
Why diet snacks make you eat more
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
people feel as though they have the green light to indulge in other junk foods. The study, published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, found those who drank the standard, sugary soft drink versions consumed less calories... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Barbara Quinn: Magnet makes meals fun for picky eatersof fruits and vegetables, which is about 1 cup of fruit and 1 cup of vegetables
Barbara Quinn: Magnet makes meals fun for picky eaters
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 13 days ago
of fruits and vegetables, which is about 1 cup of fruit and 1 cup of vegetables. And according to research reported in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the formula to encourage a positive relationship between little people and these foods is... Read more
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iafrica.com
Social media ups eating disorders' riskseating and body image concerns, or vice versa or both. The team, whose results
Social media ups eating disorders' risks
iafrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
eating and body image concerns, or vice versa or both. The team, whose results were published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, now believe that more research is needed to answer the cause-and-effect questions... Read more
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The Huffington Post
4 Weekend Health Mistakes Setting You Up For a Bad Weekamount of calories for a single meal and averaged more than 1,200 calories each
4 Weekend Health Mistakes Setting You Up For a Bad Week
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 days ago
amount of calories for a single meal and averaged more than 1,200 calories each, found a recent study in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. (The meals came from 364 restaurants in San Francisco, Boston and Little Rock, Arkansas,... Read more
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Daily Star
Facebook and Twitter addicts 'doubly at risk of anorexia'image issues, potentially leading to disorders such as anorexia and bulimia. T
Facebook and Twitter addicts 'doubly at risk of anorexia'
Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
image issues, potentially leading to disorders such as anorexia and bulimia. The study, published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, found that all demographic groups were equally affected by the link between social media... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Practice food safety during summer grill season | May 15, 2016is a concern whenever foods will be transported inside and outdoors or enjoyed
Practice food safety during summer grill season | May 15, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
is a concern whenever foods will be transported inside and outdoors or enjoyed in the fresh air. A survey conducted by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics found that, while most people realize the months of May through September are prime times... Read more
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dna
Frequent social media use may up eating disorder riskgroups for social support could inhibit recovery because of the desire to conti
Frequent social media use may up eating disorder risk
dna / Posted 16 days ago
groups for social support could inhibit recovery because of the desire to continue being a part of the shared identity such social media groups foster," he added. The findings were published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Diet... Read more
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News 8000
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
News 8000 / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Is it time to change how we label ‘healthy’ food?these reviews or comment periods. “Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label ‘healthy’ food?
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. “Nothing happens overnight with any of that,” said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “That’s why dietary guidelines are updated too — there’s always new information out there... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KSBW Salinas / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Is it time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
111 related stories
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Time to change how we label 'healthy' food?these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that,
Time to change how we label 'healthy' food?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 17 days ago
these reviews or comment periods. "Nothing happens overnight with any of that," said Sara Haas, a spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "That's why dietary guidelines are updated too -- there's always new information out... Read more
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CTV News
Higher use of social media linked to higher risk of eating disorderseating and body image concerns, or vice versa -- or both. The team, whose resu
Higher use of social media linked to higher risk of eating disorders
CTV News / Posted 17 days ago
eating and body image concerns, or vice versa -- or both. The team, whose results were published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, now believe that more research is needed to answer the cause-and-effect questions... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Frequent social media use may up eating disorder riskgroups for social support could inhibit recovery because of the desire to conti
Frequent social media use may up eating disorder risk
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
groups for social support could inhibit recovery because of the desire to continue being a part of the shared identity such social media groups foster," he added. The findings were published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Diete... Read more
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Psych Central
Heavy Social Media Use Ups Risk of Body Image Worriessuch as preventative messages should target a broad population. The results ar
Heavy Social Media Use Ups Risk of Body Image Worries
Psych Central / Posted 18 days ago
such as preventative messages should target a broad population. The results are reported in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. “We’ve long known that exposure to traditional forms of media, such as fashion magazines... Read more
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18d
Fast Company Magazine
How Giving Up Meat For A Month Improved My Productivity"A plant-based diet can be healthy for people at any point in their life cycle,
How Giving Up Meat For A Month Improved My Productivity
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
"A plant-based diet can be healthy for people at any point in their life cycle," says Vandana Sheth, a spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "But the key is to make sure that it is well-planned and has a wide variety of... Read more
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New Kerala
Frequent social media use may lead to eating disorder - newkerala.com #62487that can lead to eating and body image concerns," Sidani noted. The results we
Frequent social media use may lead to eating disorder - newkerala.com #62487
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
that can lead to eating and body image concerns," Sidani noted. The results were published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The researchers sampled 1,765 US adults, aged 19-32 years, using questionnaires to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Greater the social media use, higher the body image concernsin order to develop effective interventions to counter social media content tha
Greater the social media use, higher the body image concerns
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
in order to develop effective interventions to counter social media content that either intentionally or unintentionally increases the risk of eating disorders in users. The study appears in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Di... Read more
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New Kerala
Greater the social media use, higher the body image concerns - newkerala.com #62302in order to develop effective interventions to counter social media content tha
Greater the social media use, higher the body image concerns - newkerala.com #62302
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
in order to develop effective interventions to counter social media content that either intentionally or unintentionally increases the risk of eating disorders in users. The study appears in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Di... Read more
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FOX News
Can a pan add iron to your diet?with an iron deficiency shouldn’t rely on cooking in cast iron, says Sara Haas,
Can a pan add iron to your diet?
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
with an iron deficiency shouldn’t rely on cooking in cast iron, says Sara Haas, a dietitian and spokeswoman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, an organization of food and nutrition professionals. But it could be “a good way” to add... Read more
20d
The Monterey County Herald
Barbara Quinn: Edible petals pack nutrientsblossoms from pumpkin and squash plants. Edible flowers can also contribute to
Barbara Quinn: Edible petals pack nutrients
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 20 days ago
blossoms from pumpkin and squash plants. Edible flowers can also contribute to our nutritional health, according to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Although nutritional analyses of edible flowers is limited, researchers have identified... Read more
20d
ajc.com
How runners can fuel up the right wayserve as a quick pick-me-up for runners during marathons, as they're easily dig
How runners can fuel up the right way
ajc.com / Posted 20 days ago
serve as a quick pick-me-up for runners during marathons, as they're easily digestible and pack a burst of carbs. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reports that up to 75 grams of easily-digested carbohydrates can be consumed two hours... Read more
21d
Philly.com
Fatty Foods, Drowsy Daysit's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a regi
Fatty Foods, Drowsy Days
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
it's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a registered dietitian and spokesman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "There are many factors that can cause daytime sleepiness," said White, who was not... Read more
21d
Great Bend Tribune
The secret to weight loss, from those who have kept it offstrategies such as limiting TV time after dinner. Other strategies to eliminate
The secret to weight loss, from those who have kept it off
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
strategies such as limiting TV time after dinner. Other strategies to eliminate snacking triggers can be found on the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics website. Once your first goal becomes the new norm, you’ll have more confidence and... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Fatty foods lead to daytime sleepinessthe highest fat intake were at greater risk for sleep apnea. Jim White, a regi
Fatty foods lead to daytime sleepiness
Bel Marra Health / Posted 26 days ago
the highest fat intake were at greater risk for sleep apnea. Jim White, a registered dietitian and spokesman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, commented on the study, “There are many factors that can cause daytime sleepiness. This... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Fatty foods, drowsy daysit's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a regi
Fatty foods, drowsy days
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 26 days ago
it's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a registered dietitian and spokesman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "There are many factors that can cause daytime sleepiness," said White, who was not... Read more
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Newsmax
Fatty Foods Equal Drowsy Daysit's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a regi
Fatty Foods Equal Drowsy Days
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
it's difficult to pin the blame on one nutrient, according to Jim White, a registered dietitian and spokesman for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "There are many factors that can cause daytime sleepiness," said White, who was not... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Celiac Awareness Month focuses on healthy eating through a gluten-free dietdiet. Sarah Krieger, a registered and licensed dietician and nutritionist, who
Celiac Awareness Month focuses on healthy eating through a gluten-free diet
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
diet. Sarah Krieger, a registered and licensed dietician and nutritionist, who is also president of the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, visited the Action News studio to talk to anchor Lindsay Logue about the purpose of... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Exercise can minimize side effects of drugs used in cancer treatmentBuffalo State. "If we could only motivate people to eat better and move more, w
Exercise can minimize side effects of drugs used in cancer treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 days ago
Buffalo State. "If we could only motivate people to eat better and move more, we'd have so much less chronic disease." The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation awarded the 2016 Abbott Nutrition Award in Women's Health to DeNysschen in... Read more
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