Asking the Government to Put Its Best Fork Forward

Asking the Government to Put Its Best Fork Forward

Every March we celebrate National Nutrition Month and the importance of nutrition education. It is just as important to make sure that we get community leaders involved in...

Here Are the Symptoms of Salmonella, Plus Everything Else You Need to Know About the Cereal Recall

Here Are the Symptoms of Salmonella, Plus Everything Else You Need to Know About the Cereal Recall

A total of 130 people have now fallen ill from a salmonella outbreak that led to the recall of Kellogg’s Honey Smacks cereal in June. While no deaths have been reported, 34...

Does Club Soda Help Stop Stomach Pain and Constipation? | Care2 Healthy Living

Does Club Soda Help Stop Stomach Pain and Constipation? | Care2 Healthy Living

LaCroix is having a moment right now, but bubbly water is nothing new. “Natural bubbling or sparkling mineral waters have been popular for thousands of years,” but manufactured...

7 Surprising Things That Can Make Knee Osteoarthritis Pain Worse

7 Surprising Things That Can Make Knee Osteoarthritis Pain Worse

Thinkstock   When you live with osteoarthritis — the most common type of arthritis — knee pain and stiffness can seem difficult to avoid. Your knees and other joints may feel...

14 Ways Your Friends Are Making You Fat | Eat This Not That

14 Ways Your Friends Are Making You Fat | Eat This Not That

Could your squad be the culprit behind your expanding waistline? Let’s play word association. If I say “contagious disease,” chances are, you’ll say something like “the common...

Common Nutrition Advice You Should Ignore

Common Nutrition Advice You Should Ignore

As registered dietitians, we’re often asked if popular nutrition advice is worth following. While many times there is truth to a given recommendation, it’s often oversimplified...

The Five Most Important Dietary Tweaks | NutritionFacts.org

The Five Most Important Dietary Tweaks | NutritionFacts.org

Generally, adherence to healthy lifestyle patterns has decreased during the last 18 years. Obesity is up, exercise is down, and the number of people eating just five servings of...

Good eats + moves - fANNEtastic food | Registered Dietitian Blog | Recipes + Healthy Living + Fitness

Good eats + moves - fANNEtastic food | Registered Dietitian Blog | Recipes + Healthy Living + Fitness

Hey guys! I hope your weeks are going well. :) I’m sad my New Mexico adventures are over, but it’s been nice to be home and get back in the swing of things! On Monday, I slept...

Is It Healthier to be Happier? | NutritionFacts.org

Is It Healthier to be Happier? | NutritionFacts.org

More than 60 years ago, the World Health Organization defined health as a “state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or...

Research Looks at the Brain; Diabetes

Research Looks at the Brain; Diabetes

Two distinct mental strategies used to manage pain—focusing attention externally and re-appraising the pain—involve different brain pathways, according to new research using...

MARLAY -- Spotlight on National Kidney Month

MARLAY -- Spotlight on National Kidney Month

MARLAY -- Spotlight on National Kidney Month Tuesday Mar 21, 2017 at 1:19 PM Mar 21, 2017 at 1:23 PM The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than...

The Mystery of Why So Many American Men Aren't Working

The Mystery of Why So Many American Men Aren't Working

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina—John LaRue is having a tough time of it these days. He used to move things for people, advertising his services on Craigslist. But work slowed up, and...