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Leading Nutrition Experts Speak Up About Malnutrition

In an effort to explore the evolving landscape of hunger and malnutrition, the May issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers insights from leading registered dietitian nutritionists and other health professionals,...
27-Apr-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Applauds House Passage of Older Americans Act

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, commends the United States House of Representatives for passing the Older Americans Act Reauthorization of 2016 (S.192).
21-Mar-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Increased Protein Consumption Linked to Feelings of Fullness: New Study in Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Many people turn to high-protein foods when trying to lose weight because eating protein-rich meals is commonly believed to make dieters feel fuller. Surprisingly, this idea hadn't been tested on a large scale. In a new study featured in the Journal...
3-Mar-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

For National Nutrition Month 2016, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Encourages Everyone to 'Savor the Flavor of Eating Right'

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How, when, why and where we eat are just as important as what we eat. Making sure to enjoy the sights, sounds, memories and interactions associated with eating are essential to developing an overall healthy eating plan. That is why, as part of...
22-Feb-2016 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

New and Exciting Tastes: For National Nutrition Month, Experiment with Herbs and Spices To "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right"

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Discover new and exciting tastes while trimming fat and sodium from your cooking. For National Nutrition Month®, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages everyone to experiment with new combinations of herbs and spices as you “Savor the...
22-Feb-2016 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

For National Nutrition Month, Enjoy Food Traditions and Experiences To "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right"

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For National Nutrition Month® 2016, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is encouraging everyone to “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right,” by taking time to enjoy food traditions and appreciate the pleasures, great flavors and social experiences...
22-Feb-2016 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Celebrates the Experts: Registered Dietitian Nutritionists

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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 when the Academy celebrates Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day, honoring the contributions...
22-Feb-2016 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

For National Nutrition Month, The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Offers Advice on Reducing Sugar, Sodium and Saturated Fats to "Savor the Flavor of Eating Right"

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For National Nutrition Month® 2016, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages everyone to learn how to “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right” while still following a healthy eating pattern.
22-Feb-2016 12:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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In Wake of New Diabetes Risk Study, Academy Highlights Value of a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in Reducing Risk, Providing Treatment

A new study indicates that Americans have approximately a 40 percent risk of developing diabetes during their lifetime. Nutrition counseling provided by a registered dietitian nutritionist can help reduce the risk of diabetes and its related health...
14-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

As Children Head Back to School, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Encourages Parents to Fuel Kids Right with a Healthy Breakfast

The back-to-school movement is in full swing. As parents scour stores for the year’s school supplies, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics encourages them to stock up on healthy breakfast foods, too. August is Kids Eat Right Month, the perfect...
12-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

As Kids Head Back to School, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Says Students Should Expect Healthy Meals

Significant improvements in school meals designed to improve the health of 32 million schoolchildren are taking place nationwide thanks to the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, championed by the First Lady Michelle Obama and implemented through the...
22-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Kids Eat Right Month Spotlights 'Hungry-Overweight' Paradox

It may seem like a contradiction, but millions of American children are both hungry and overweight. During Kids Eat Right Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics spotlights the “hungry yet overweight paradox” and ways to ensure children...
17-Jul-2014 11:45 AM EDT

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists Improve Children's Health During Kids Eat Right Month and All Year

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and its Kids Eat Right initiative empower more than 5,000 registered dietitian nutritionists to address childhood obesity and food insecurity, making an impact both locally and nationally through...
15-Jul-2014 9:00 AM EDT

Academy Names National Media Spokespeople for 2014-2017

2-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Expert Registered Dietitians to Help Your Audience Eat Healthfully at Restaurants in Wake of CSPI Xtreme Eating Report

15-Jan-2013 3:50 PM EST

In Wake of New York Soda Ban Proposal, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Encourages Education, Moderation

New York City has announced plans to ban the sale of sodas and other sugary beverages larger than 16 ounces in restaurants and entertainment venues. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association) encourages...
31-May-2012 5:05 PM EDT

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