March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month. Started in 1973 by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), National Nutrition Month promotes healthy habits through informed choices. These healthy habits center on creating a balanced diet and increasing physical activity. For...
Summertime Wellness

Summertime Wellness

Now that the temperatures are rising, it is time to focus on staying well this summer. There are just a few things to do to keep you healthy and energetic, which can help you enjoy these long summer days. Here is a simple list of what to do daily to keep you healthy:...
The Sweet Truth About Sugars

The Sweet Truth About Sugars

This may come as a surprise to some of you, but not all sugars are created equal! I know it is hard to believe. With the recent changes in food labeling laws, it is important to note that there are now TWO different sugars on the food label. First, there are Total...
Do You Know the Difference?

Do You Know the Difference?

With social media becoming a primary source for nutrition tips and dieting ideas, it is essential to know where the information originates from and who is telling the story. The best individual to give valid, trustworthy nutrition information is a Registered Dietitian...