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Hand-in-Hand

November is a dueling awareness month: Diabetes and Heart Disease. Well, maybe not so much dueling as jockeying for attention in competition with each other and the holiday looming up at the end of the month. Actually, Type 2 Diabetes … Continue reading

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Give Back via Time and Talent

This week I am in Houston, Texas, attending the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics “Food and Nutrition Conference and Exhibition”. Tonight was the opening session with the keynote speaker Betty Nguyen. She is a young professional with an impressive employment … Continue reading

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Pink Ribbons: Alcohol

You can’t swap out your genes or change your medical history, but the food and drink choices that you make today and tomorrow, over time, can affect your risk for breast cancer. And according to the American Institute of Cancer … Continue reading

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More from the Conference: GMOs.

  I hope that by now you have have arrived at the conclusion that I really enjoyed the keynote speaker, Dan Buettner. The Executive Director of the Florida Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics does a  great job of planning our meeting. … Continue reading

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Remember WHY we grill today

“Memorial Day is when we honor soldiers who have fallen in defense of our nation, those brave men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice to ensure freedom and prosperity for the United States.”           … Continue reading

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