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2010-08-06 10:12:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Dietetic Association commends the U.S. Senate for its bipartisan action Thursday, August 5, to reauthorize the nation's crucial child nutrition programs. The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 covers programs reaching millions of children that were scheduled expire September 30. Programs covered by the legislation include schools meals, WIC, child-care settings and after-school programs. The American Dietetic Association has...

2010-06-07 05:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Health and Fitness portal Beachbody.com, a division of Product Partners, LLC is pleased to announce that Dr. William E. Wheeler, Ph.D., has joined the company as its new Chief Science Officer. Dr. Wheeler brings over 30 years of experience in the nutrition industry, during which he developed over 6,200 products. Dr. Wheeler is recognized for his broad knowledge of nutrition and is a highly sought-after speaker on the topic. Dr. Wheeler served...

2010-06-07 07:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, Food Nutrition & Science from The Lempert Report celebrates its third anniversary as the food industry's most comprehensive and unbiased newsletter. Food Nutrition & Science covers topics and trends that interest anyone with a stake in the food industry including supermarket retailers, food manufacturers and consumers. "This newsletter has grown rapidly because it isn't like the other food industry publications," said Phil...

2010-05-03 14:57:00

New Fellows to Focus on Improving Medical Outcomes for Acute and Chronically Ill Patients FLORHAM PARK, N.J., May 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nestle Nutrition Institute (NNI) today announced the recipients of the Enteral Nutrition fellowship. The inaugural class of six fellows will receive intensive training in nutrition therapy as an integral part of trauma, surgery, gastroenterology, endocrinology and critical care specialties at some of the nation's leading medical centers. This new...

2010-03-23 07:45:00

WAYNE, Penn., March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poised and ready to hit retailers' shelves, VitaminSpice (OTC Bulletin Board: VTMS) (German WKN: A0YE4L) (www.VitaminSpice.net) has teamed up with big-league nutritionist Shan Stratton to help them pitch the value of the product to the public. Stratton, who has provided one-on-one nutritional training to such celebrities as Reggie Jackson, Joe Torre, Kurt Warner and Randy Johnson, believes VitaminSpice to be a commendable product with broad...

2010-03-08 14:03:28

New position of Society for Nutrition Education issued The Society for Nutrition Education (SNE) has partnered with the American Dietetic Association (ADA) and American Society for Nutrition (ASN) to publish a position paper, "Position of the American Dietetic Association, American Society for Nutrition, and Society for Nutrition Education: Food and Nutrition Programs for Community-Residing Older Adults," focusing on access to safe and adequate food and nutrition services, including nutrition...

2010-02-25 08:13:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- While most individuals generally acknowledge the importance of a healthy diet, they often don't realize that even small changes can significantly improve overall health. Employers don't emphasize nutrition enough either, according to experts at DSM Personalized Nutrition, LLC, which is part of DSM, a global $12 billion firm and leader in nutrition. In an upcoming webinar, "Nutrition: The Most Important Strategy to Improve Employee Health"...

2010-02-01 18:42:19

The American Dietetic Association has published an updated position paper that addresses the nutrition aspects of health care for people with developmental disabilities and special health care needs. It emphasizes prevention, coordination of care, the increasing role of technology and the importance of services provided by registered dietitians and dietetic technicians, registered. ADA's position paper, published in the February issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association,...

2010-01-11 13:29:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- FreshDirect delivers food that is fresher, higher quality and tastier, at prices that are up to 20% below conventional grocery stores, making eating right easy and affordable. Healthy eating can be affordable and enjoyable (yes, nutrition can be fun) with the help of FreshDirect. With our proprietary Nutrition Sort that provides nutrition comparison of products, Daily Quality Ratings on produce and seafood by our experts on what's fresh and in-season,...

2009-12-29 11:09:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutritionist Judy Pentra, of Patients Medical, a multi-specialty wellness center in New York, warns that the New Year can be a vulnerable time for people trying to lose weight and get in shape. The average person can gain 2-5 pounds during the holidays and many resolve to lose the weight in January, however, 70 percent of Americans fail at keeping their New Years resolutions. "One of the biggest problems for busy executives trying to get in shape in the...


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