When the U.S. diet gets worse, the experts say

CINCINNATI — When the United States diet gets better, the doctors say, so does the nation’s obesity problem.A report released Monday by the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Dietetic Association warns that as the country’s obesity rate rises, the number of dietitians will rise in addition.The report, published in Pediatrics, said that the obesity rate in the United […]

How to test for a ‘dietitian’s illness’: How to find out if you’re getting sick

Health care workers have a problem, and the answer isn’t just “diet.”The American College of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (ACGHE) reports that nearly 30 percent of the nearly 800,000 registered dietitians in the United States are currently diagnosed with some sort of illness, including some type of chronic illness.ACGHE also estimates that the number of dietiters who have died over the […]