The experts say we are supposed to have 2-3 servings of fish a week because it contains nutrients like omega-3 that are good for our hearts. It also helps that it is low in fat and calories, giving…

My roommate Emma and I took it upon us to give Boppa’s Bagels a visit for brunch one Saturday morning. Thoroughly excited and eager for some tasty bagels, we were very much thrilled when we walked inside to a…

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Dietitian Tries Poetry

There once was a boy Who would only play with his toys. And would not eat his leafy greens “Your teeth will rot” His mother warned “And the girls won’t give you a thought” But the poor boy didn’t…

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Dietitians don’t just work in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Denise Boozell works at Hy-Vee grocery stores helping customers live healthier lives through nutrition. Boozell recently wrote an article that was featured by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics….

The end of February rolls around and people are gorging themselves on discount chocolate, while the dietetic students are running around frantically. They’re worried about the candy consumption, but something else has them frazzled. In the spring, dietetic students…

If you were to travel around the world you would find each country chooses their food in different ways. Cultures rely on different food groups and styles based on the influence of religion, what foods are available in an…

Stuck on a post-holiday sugar addiction? Is it causing you to fail at your New Year’s resolution already? Have no fear; just try this sweet, easy-to-make recipe to curb your craving but with less guilt. Your body will thank…

Some of us may have overindulged this Thanksgiving weekend. It may have you thinking about how you’re going to get back on track before the Christmas season starts. Maybe you are already looking for your quick fix. Perhaps you…

Successful people start their day off right, setting them up to be positive and motivated. It only seems fitting that a successful person would start their day with all the nutrients they need to function at their absolute best….