Latest dietitian Stories

2013-02-23 23:04:47

The results of a three-phase examination of effective behavior-related dietary guidance messages that can be used to assist parents in achieving healthful lifestyles for themselves and their families has been published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (JAND). Lead authors are from the International Food Information Council Foundation. The research was sponsored by the Dietary Guidelines Alliance, a private-public partnership among leading food, nutrition and health...

2013-02-21 23:02:59

HungerShield announces the national launch of their appetite control product. It is the only product on the market developed by health professionals and that can be used in conjunction with any diet plan. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 21, 2013 Four of New York´s leading dietitians announced today, the national launch of a new and completely natural, appetite control product called HungerShield. HungerShield, which is comprised of a unique blend of fiber, protein, and...

2013-02-20 12:34:31

Medical nutrition therapy can play an important role, according to Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics report A study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has determined that there is increasing evidence of a connection between diet and acne, particularly from high glycemic load diets and dairy products, and that medical nutrition therapy (MNT) can play an important role in acne treatment. More than 17 million Americans suffer from acne,...

2013-02-05 23:00:46

In a month all about hearts, let American Heart Month give you an excuse to try Mom´s Meals´ new heart healthy menu choices — delivered right to your door. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) February 05, 2013 When the aisles of your favorite store turn red, and ads for candy and jewelry are everywhere you turn, Valentine´s Day (& American Heart Month!), are right around the corner. With heart disease ranked as one of the top killers in America (with over 2200 deaths a day),...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'