The Great Fat Debate

The Great Fat Debate

We recently participated in the annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE),  organized by the American Dietetic Association. Ten thousand dietitians swarmed the Boston Convention Center for an endless number of education sessions and “healthy” food tastings. One of … Continue reading

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Good Foods, Bad Foods at the 2010 Dietitian Conference and Expo

Good Foods, Bad Foods at the 2010 Dietitian Conference and Expo

We participated earlier this week in the American Dietetic Association’s Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo. The expo includes a showcase by food companies boasting their healthy products to masses of dietitians and future dietitians. Some products are clearly healthy … Continue reading

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ADA Launches Kids Eat Right – Shop. Cook. Eat.

ADA Launches Kids Eat Right – Shop. Cook. Eat.

We’re in Boston for the 2010 Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE),  organized by the American Dietetic Association (ADA). The ADA has just announced a new initiative to get kids eating healthfully – Kids Eat Right. The idea is … Continue reading

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Pictures from an Exhibition

Pictures from an Exhibition

We’re at the annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo, in Boston this year. The event is the years biggest meetup of dietitians, members of the ADA. More than 10,000 dietitians are expected to attend this year (that’s about 15% … Continue reading

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Challenges in Nutrition [from Tufts Friedman Symposium]

Challenges in Nutrition [from Tufts Friedman Symposium]

We’re in Boston this weekend for 2 important nutrition events. Today we participated in Tufts University’s Friedman Symposium, and starting tomorrow we will be at FNCE, the American Dietetic Association’s annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo. At the Friedman … Continue reading

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Let’s Meet in Boston – Annual Dietitians’ Conference  #FNCE2010

Let’s Meet in Boston – Annual Dietitians’ Conference #FNCE2010

Next month, the American Dietetic Association will be holding it’s annual convention in Boston. The Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) is a gathering of thousands of dietitians from across the country Nov 6-Nov 9. It’s a great opportunity … Continue reading

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Three Reasons to Rethink that Diet Coke You’re About to Drink

Three Reasons to Rethink that Diet Coke You’re About to Drink

  Care for some water? No way, get me a Diet Coke, or a Coke Zero. Water is for washing hands, not drinking. And regular soft drinks and juice are full of sugars and calories. So you decided a long … Continue reading

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Four Thoughts on the Nutrition Conference that has Just Ended

Four Thoughts on the Nutrition Conference that has Just Ended

We’ve concluded a 4 day nutrition and food conference and expo (FNCE 2009) hosted by the American Dietetic Association. For a first time participant, such a convention may seem a bit overwhelming, but it does provide a great opportunity to … Continue reading

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