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2014-08-14 12:28:07

CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study, indicating that Americans have approximately a 40 percent risk of developing diabetes during their lifetime, offers more evidence that nutrition counseling provided by a registered dietitian nutritionist can help prevent or delay diabetes and its related health problems through lifestyle and dietary changes, according to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "Health professionals are in agreement that nutrition services...

2014-06-11 23:05:13

A landmark federal ruling that all qualified nutrition professionals—not just Registered Dietitians®—may order therapeutic diets in hospitals, has leveled the playing field between nutrition professionals and Registered Dietitians. Released by the Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists and its Center for Nutrition Advocacy. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 A landmark federal ruling that all qualified nutrition professionals—not just Registered Dietitians—may order...

2014-06-11 16:26:35

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Academy Foundation Announce Children's Health and Nutrition Education Campaign CHICAGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To highlight the role everyone plays in ensuring a healthy future for our nation's children, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its Foundation announce the first Kids Eat Right Month, to be celebrated each August. Kids Eat Right Month will focus on the importance of healthful eating and active lifestyles...

2014-06-02 12:29:42

CHICAGO, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Registered dietitian nutritionist Sonja L. Connor, research associate professor in the department of medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University, began her one-year term June 1 as the president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91384 Connor, of Portland, Ore., is the 89(th) president of the Academy, which was...

2014-05-15 08:34:18

SENECA, S.C., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A passion for good health, nutrition and physical well-being for women, men and children of all ages is the motivating force behind Nutrition for the Health of It (http://www.NutritionForTheHealthOfIt.com), a new must-see source of healthful insights. The passion behind the site belongs to Kathy Birkett, RDN, a registered and licensed dietitian nutritionist, as do the knowledge and experience to provide valuable insights. Photo -...

2014-05-08 08:29:48

MONTREUX, Switzerland, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Best Seller author and international consulting nutritionist Natalie Mitchell has published her new book, "Eat Healthy, Be Sexy." Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140507/85500 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140507/85499 As inferred by the title of Ms. Mitchell's book, she motivationally delivers the proposition to her readers that the enjoyment of, and the degree of success one achieves in, life is greatly...

2014-04-16 08:34:28

WASHINGTON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2 months, Lisa lost 35 pounds on the 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse. The 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse, developed by Nutritionist and Weight Loss Expert JJ Smith, is an easy-to-follow plan that will jump-start your weight loss, increase your energy level, clear your mind, and improve your overall health. With each beverage comprised of supernutrients from leafy greens and fruits, green smoothies are filling, healthy and a joy to drink....

2014-03-20 12:33:07

Nutritionist Sharon Richter Helps Americans Spring Clean Their Kitchen Pantries RONKONKOMA, N.Y., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, on the first day of spring, Balance Bar®, maker of one of America's original nutrition energy bars, says it's an ideal time to freshen up eating, fitness and lifestyle habits. While 'spring cleaning' is traditionally thought of as a time to clean out closets and wash windows, it's also a great time to push the reset button on our nutrition routines. ­To...

2014-03-12 23:03:49

Cautions Attendees on Detrimental Impacts of Health and Nutrition Disparities on Women Bronx, NY (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Monroe College, a national leader in urban and international education, today announced that Denese Ramadar, professor at the college’s School of Allied Health Professions, spoke on the detrimental impacts of global health and nutrition disparities on women as a panelist during today’s workshop for The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s...

2014-03-12 08:31:50

CHICAGO, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- March is National Nutrition Month(®), when the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds everyone to return to the basics of healthful eating. It is also the time of year when the Academy celebrates the contributions and expertise of registered dietitian nutritionists as the food and nutrition experts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140312/DC81427 "Since 2007, the second Wednesday in March has marked Registered Dietitian...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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