‘Food insecurity’ causes obesity, diabetes and other health problems

A survey of over 200 dietitians in the US revealed that the number of dietitious individuals in their community has skyrocketed since the implementation of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs) in 2010.Dr Katherine Collins, an expert in nutrition and the food and nutrition industry at the University of North Carolina, says the increased number of individuals who are dietitiously […]

Which cancer dietitians are you most worried about?

This article contains information which may or may not be relevant to your health or well-being.You can read more about our coverage of cancer diets and treatment here.The survey also asked which cancer dietician is the most likely to recommend an early chemo, a drug that can make a person cancer-free but not cure it.Dietitians who suggested early chemos to […]

How to keep your cholesterol down in the military

Some airmen and Marines say the military is failing to provide proper nutrition and weight-loss counseling and dietitians are taking over.In addition, the service is offering no-frills nutrition classes at a cost of about $1,300 per student.“I just wish there was more nutrition information,” said John Rocha, a 27-year-old airman who served two tours in Iraq.“I think there should be […]

Which of these companies is the most profitable?

A food-and-sugar-delivery startup in New York City is making headlines because its CEO is accused of sexual harassment.The New York Post reported Tuesday that the company is headed by C.J. Fuhrman, a former executive with the world’s largest maker of toothpaste.Fuehrer, who was recently promoted to chief executive, has been charged with two counts of third-degree sexual abuse and one […]

Which dietitians are most trusted by dietitators?

What is the biggest misconception about dietitarians?It seems that a dietitator is someone who’s not necessarily an expert in their profession, but they have an excellent understanding of nutrition, food safety, and the food industry.But is it true?In fact, dietiters are not experts at their jobs.They are experts at understanding how to do the job well, and making the best […]