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Excellence in Nutrition Research and Practice

Food Security in Puerto Rico: Vulnerable Food Supply

Posted on 09/10/2014 at 09:10:04 AM by Student Blogger

My Clinical Nutrition Internship: Enhancing Physician Education

Posted on 09/03/2014 at 10:34:32 AM by Student Blogger

How to Have a Healthy School Year: From Kindergarten to Graduate School

Posted on 08/28/2014 at 08:31:53 AM by Student Blogger

Research Publishing: A Contrary Scientific Environment?

Posted on 08/15/2014 at 09:45:41 AM by Student Blogger

Food Addiction: What Does Science Know?

Posted on 08/12/2014 at 11:25:43 AM by Student Blogger

Is the New Nordic Diet the optimal food system for health and environmental sustainability?

Posted on 07/18/2014 at 08:59:06 AM by Student Blogger

Highlights from the Micronutrient Forum in Africa

Posted on 07/01/2014 at 09:47:35 AM by Student Blogger

YPIG Asks: What's the Winning Formula to Careers?

Posted on 05/02/2014 at 11:23:19 AM by Student Blogger

Genetic Variation and Salivary Amylase: Glucose Control and Obesity

Posted on 04/04/2014 at 09:02:04 AM by Student Blogger

Let’s Hear It For the Girls!

Posted on 03/27/2014 at 02:12:10 PM by Student Blogger

New Data Suggest that Labeling Obesity a “Disease” May Have Hidden Consequences

Posted on 02/28/2014 at 02:52:32 PM by Student Blogger

A Call to Action: Can We Apply Domestic Lessons Learned to Combat Rising Global Obesity?

Posted on 02/24/2014 at 09:42:36 AM by Student Blogger

Headline vs. Study: More than Meets the Eye

Posted on 02/12/2014 at 11:48:23 AM by Student Blogger

Point-Counterpoint: McDonald's Makes Menu & Marketing Announcement

Posted on 02/07/2014 at 12:41:23 PM by Student Blogger

Full-Service Restaurant Dining May Be Calorically Expensive

Posted on 02/03/2014 at 09:05:17 AM by Student Blogger

Two Sides of the Coin: Ethical Disagreements in Obesity Prevention

Posted on 01/13/2014 at 03:39:21 PM by Student Blogger

Multivitamins: Is the Debate Over?

Posted on 01/06/2014 at 09:18:03 AM by Student Blogger

From Impact Factor to H-index: Is it Time for a Scientific Resolution?

Posted on 12/31/2013 at 09:56:50 AM by Student Blogger

FDA: “Hasta La Vista Artificial Trans Fat”

Posted on 12/17/2013 at 12:19:08 PM by Student Blogger

A Look at Emerging Technologies for Monitoring Food Intake

Posted on 12/11/2013 at 02:30:43 PM by Student Blogger

The Counterintuitive Effects of Saturated Fats & Cholesterol on Cardiovascular Disease

Posted on 12/11/2013 at 09:39:57 AM by Student Blogger

Changing the Paradigm: A History of Dietary Guidance and Recommendations in the U.S.

Posted on 12/06/2013 at 07:02:19 PM by Student Blogger

Live from ACCN13: Nutrition Notes Daily

Posted on 12/06/2013 at 08:35:29 AM by Student Blogger

ACCN 2013: The Gluten Controversy Continues

Posted on 12/02/2013 at 06:44:00 PM by Student Blogger

ACCN13 Conference Overview: Obesity, Organics, Organs

Posted on 11/12/2013 at 03:51:36 PM by Student Blogger

From Poop to Probiotics: Advancements On the Microbiome Front

Posted on 11/06/2013 at 11:32:43 AM by Student Blogger

The Perverse Logic in Treating a Type 2 Diabetic with a High Carbohydrate Diet

Posted on 10/09/2013 at 02:33:58 PM by Student Blogger

One More Sip from the Big Gulp: Choice and Public Health

Posted on 10/02/2013 at 12:19:03 PM by Student Blogger

Predictive Health: Futuristic or Forthcoming?

Posted on 09/06/2013 at 10:36:15 AM by Student Blogger

Why Twitter Can be Useful to Food and Nutrition Professionals

Posted on 09/03/2013 at 09:40:00 AM by Student Blogger

Fast Food Catches a Break as Scapegoat for Obesity

Posted on 08/13/2013 at 09:18:30 AM by Student Blogger

AMA Declares Obesity a Disease: Two Viewpoints

Posted on 08/08/2013 at 02:21:36 PM by Student Blogger

Michael Moss Dishes on Salt, Sugar, Fat

Posted on 07/29/2013 at 09:29:27 AM by Student Blogger

2013-14 Class of Student Bloggers Announced

Posted on 06/12/2013 at 10:53:42 AM by Student Blogger

EB 2013: When calories equal exercise, do people eat less?

Posted on 04/25/2013 at 09:49:45 AM by Student Blogger

Public-Private Partnerships: Should Industry and Academia Work Together?

Posted on 04/24/2013 at 08:56:30 AM by Student Blogger

Apply to ASN's Blogger Program

Posted on 04/04/2013 at 05:07:26 PM by Student Blogger

Let’s Take a Trip to the Mediterranean…With Our Plates

Posted on 03/13/2013 at 10:13:35 AM by Student Blogger

Places to Visit While Attending EB 2013 in Boston

Posted on 03/08/2013 at 12:01:32 PM by Student Blogger

The Energy Balance Equation of Marketing

Posted on 03/04/2013 at 08:25:12 AM by Student Blogger

Ice Cream Dreams in Rwanda: Towards a Small Bit of Happiness

Posted on 02/25/2013 at 09:20:34 AM by Student Blogger

Interpreting Food Labels: Natural versus Organic

Posted on 02/13/2013 at 12:47:20 PM by Student Blogger

On Becoming an Assistant Professor

Posted on 02/04/2013 at 04:02:30 PM by Student Blogger

The French Paradox: Was it Really the Wine?

Posted on 01/18/2013 at 11:30:48 AM by Student Blogger

Not Your Average Beans

Posted on 01/14/2013 at 08:25:42 AM by Student Blogger

Give the gift of food!

Posted on 01/02/2013 at 08:37:15 AM by Student Blogger

Food Messages: Are We Taking the Wrong Approach?

Posted on 12/17/2012 at 09:50:01 AM by Student Blogger

The Food-Labeling Revolution: What’s Next?

Posted on 12/03/2012 at 09:47:01 AM by Student Blogger

Do More Expensive Wines Taste Better? Evidence from Blind Tastings

Posted on 11/15/2012 at 10:42:28 AM by Student Blogger

Is Obesity Linked to Sleep Deprivation?

Posted on 11/12/2012 at 09:47:19 AM by Student Blogger

Pica: Eating Disorder or Survival Strategy?

Posted on 10/31/2012 at 10:57:43 AM by Student Blogger

Devil’s Claw: Alternative Treatment for Joint Pain?

Posted on 10/22/2012 at 09:53:19 AM by Student Blogger

Is There a Future for Hypoallergenic Milk?

Posted on 10/11/2012 at 10:05:17 AM by Student Blogger

Part Two: Proposed Solutions to Common Dietary Concerns

Posted on 10/01/2012 at 08:30:48 AM by Student Blogger

Serious Questions to Consider As a Young Clinician: Part One

Posted on 09/28/2012 at 09:45:54 AM by Student Blogger

Added Fiber: The Answer to Our Weight Problems?

Posted on 09/10/2012 at 09:10:37 AM by Student Blogger

Egg yolks: “egg-cellent” for heart health or not?

Posted on 09/05/2012 at 09:45:37 AM by Student Blogger

Milk: Is More Research Needed?

Posted on 08/28/2012 at 09:29:40 AM by Student Blogger

Buon Appetito! A Student’s View of Italian Cuisine

Posted on 08/21/2012 at 08:10:54 AM by Student Blogger

The Power of Poor Data and Media Attention

Posted on 08/13/2012 at 08:43:34 AM by Student Blogger

What’s for Dinner Tonight in Syria?

Posted on 07/25/2012 at 12:10:14 PM by Student Blogger

Beyond the Abstract

Posted on 07/23/2012 at 03:35:36 PM by Student Blogger

Jump-Start a Healthier Diet this Summer

Posted on 06/29/2012 at 09:36:27 AM by Student Blogger

ACCN 2012 Final Thoughts: Nutrition is a very young science

Posted on 06/27/2012 at 08:29:33 AM by Student Blogger

Antioxidant Update: is there really any debate?

Posted on 06/24/2012 at 07:38:44 PM by Student Blogger

Sodium Reduction: Live from Chicago

Posted on 06/23/2012 at 08:47:23 AM by Student Blogger

Basil: What’s not to Love?

Posted on 06/19/2012 at 09:22:26 AM by Student Blogger

A Jolt of News

Posted on 05/24/2012 at 04:02:59 PM by Student Blogger

Nutritional Interventions in Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder

Posted on 05/21/2012 at 09:16:15 AM by Student Blogger

Metabolic Syndrome and Eating Carbohydrates: What the Data Show

Posted on 05/14/2012 at 12:12:48 PM by Student Blogger

Student Opportunities Abound at Experimental Biology

Posted on 05/09/2012 at 10:02:07 AM by Student Blogger

EB 2012: Workplace health, cognitive decline

Posted on 04/25/2012 at 01:43:37 PM by Student Blogger

The Gluten-Free Health Halo

Posted on 04/05/2012 at 04:36:43 PM by Student Blogger

The Real Scoop on Chia Seeds

Posted on 03/19/2012 at 01:29:29 PM by Student Blogger

Research Before Acceptance

Posted on 09/27/2011 at 10:09:09 AM by Student Blogger

Beetroot Juice: New Sports Drink?

Posted on 09/21/2011 at 10:00:14 AM by Student Blogger

Fasting Metabolism

Posted on 09/15/2011 at 04:07:33 PM by Student Blogger

Exergaming for Health

Posted on 09/06/2011 at 12:00:49 PM by Student Blogger

Green and Lean

Posted on 08/30/2011 at 04:13:03 PM by Student Blogger

Is fish smelly?

Posted on 08/24/2011 at 08:43:39 AM by Student Blogger

The Future of Sunscreen

Posted on 08/08/2011 at 08:07:04 AM by Student Blogger

Animal Science Meeting

Posted on 07/28/2011 at 12:40:23 PM by Student Blogger

Of Guts, Bugs and Perks

Posted on 07/14/2011 at 02:40:01 PM by Student Blogger

USDA's My Plate: What are we eating?

Posted on 07/14/2011 at 02:33:12 PM by Student Blogger

Personalized Nutrition: Searching for a Scientific Basis

Posted on 07/01/2011 at 02:21:10 PM by Student Blogger

Running Natural

Posted on 07/01/2011 at 02:15:25 PM by Student Blogger

5-a-day for $2-a-day

Posted on 06/23/2011 at 12:19:42 PM by Student Blogger

Combating Vitamin D Deficiency with Mushrooms?

Posted on 05/23/2011 at 02:20:52 PM by Student Blogger

The Grandparent Planet

Posted on 05/05/2011 at 01:54:37 PM by Student Blogger

Enhancing Fatty Acid Oxidation in Skeletal Muscle - PPAR attention to this!

Posted on 04/26/2011 at 11:19:45 AM by Student Blogger

Cool Chilies!

Posted on 04/22/2011 at 01:25:36 PM by Student Blogger

Tech Savvy Nutrition

Posted on 03/14/2011 at 09:11:02 AM by Student Blogger

Advances & Controversies in Clinical Nutrition - My San Francisco “Weekend Getaway”

Posted on 03/04/2011 at 02:04:13 PM by Student Blogger

Treating Childhood Epilepsy with a Ketogenic Diet

Posted on 03/03/2011 at 03:13:26 PM by Student Blogger

Fat Matters- Thence Give me the Cold Shoulder!

Posted on 02/23/2011 at 03:30:14 PM by Student Blogger

A DASH of reality – translational research in nutrition

Posted on 02/08/2011 at 02:51:03 PM by Student Blogger

How Cooking Made Us Human

Posted on 02/01/2011 at 10:51:51 AM by Student Blogger

Utilizing Multiple Intestinal Sugar Transporters for Endurance Exercise

Posted on 01/21/2011 at 07:51:29 PM by Student Blogger

FitFan4Fun Interview

Posted on 12/06/2010 at 04:49:55 PM by Student Blogger

Coconut water

Posted on 09/13/2010 at 09:33:48 AM by Student Blogger

Confessions of a Dietetic Intern

Posted on 07/23/2010 at 01:29:05 PM by Student Blogger

Heritability of obesity: Do these genes make me look fat?

Posted on 07/08/2010 at 04:34:38 PM by Student Blogger

Changing Seasons and Healthy Eating

Posted on 06/25/2010 at 03:46:11 PM by Student Blogger

What is new with “Golden Rice”?

Posted on 06/18/2010 at 04:26:01 PM by Student Blogger

The Food Revolution Will Not be Televised: “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution”.

Posted on 06/04/2010 at 10:53:05 AM by Student Blogger

School Lunch Miles

Posted on 05/28/2010 at 01:51:54 PM by Student Blogger

Spongebob...Extralarge-pants?

Posted on 05/26/2010 at 12:03:12 PM by Student Blogger

Coffee Revolution

Posted on 05/06/2010 at 03:36:51 PM by Student Blogger

EB 2010 Student Activities

Posted on 04/24/2010 at 11:31:36 AM by Student Blogger

Get the Nutrition Scoop First from EB 2010

Posted on 04/19/2010 at 05:16:53 PM by Student Blogger

Practical Applications of Nutritional Science: Matt's Law of Pizza Allocation

Posted on 04/12/2010 at 09:43:09 AM by Student Blogger

My Love Handles Saved My Life

Posted on 04/09/2010 at 05:55:14 PM by Student Blogger

A Green Food Industry

Posted on 04/02/2010 at 04:21:50 PM by Student Blogger

In Defense of Food Science and Nutrition

Posted on 03/22/2010 at 05:47:24 PM by Student Blogger

School Gardens: Helping or Hurting?

Posted on 03/05/2010 at 02:46:13 PM by Student Blogger

Rice Dreams

Posted on 02/12/2010 at 05:17:17 PM by Student Blogger

Can’t Get No Satisfaction: Retronasal Olfaction and Satiety Signals

Posted on 02/03/2010 at 02:58:10 PM by Student Blogger

Undernutrition: a persistent global health challenge

Posted on 01/14/2010 at 05:06:19 PM by Student Blogger

The Role of Caffeine in Type 2 Diabetes

Posted on 01/11/2010 at 12:51:50 PM by Student Blogger

Holiday Moderation

Posted on 12/31/2009 at 11:03:53 AM by Student Blogger

Multiple comparisons: Avoiding error (but which error?)

Posted on 12/28/2009 at 01:08:44 PM by Student Blogger

Teaching Nutrition

Posted on 12/08/2009 at 02:45:49 PM by Student Blogger

BILLIONAIRES VISION

Posted on 11/30/2009 at 04:49:30 PM by Student Blogger

How I beat the Thanksgiving blah’s

Posted on 11/20/2009 at 03:25:36 PM by Student Blogger

Academic Freedom

Posted on 11/18/2009 at 04:55:09 PM by Student Blogger

Interview with Dr. Juan Rivera

Posted on 11/17/2009 at 09:58:14 AM by Student Blogger

A Night of Local Food

Posted on 11/10/2009 at 11:47:55 AM by Student Blogger

Why Parisians don’t get fat

Posted on 11/06/2009 at 01:46:12 PM by Student Blogger

The Immigrant’s Fridge

Posted on 10/28/2009 at 05:27:46 PM by Student Blogger

What's New with Omega 3?

Posted on 10/22/2009 at 01:55:47 PM by Student Blogger

Fatty Fat Fat

Posted on 10/13/2009 at 05:59:07 PM by Student Blogger

Organic Alphabet Soup

Posted on 10/05/2009 at 05:14:44 PM by Student Blogger

Early Exposure to Soy Isoflavones May Help to Build Strong Bones

Posted on 10/02/2009 at 02:01:13 PM by Student Blogger

Menu Labeling: the right to know

Posted on 09/29/2009 at 05:09:32 PM by Student Blogger

Traveling and Nutrition

Posted on 09/24/2009 at 11:20:53 AM by Student Blogger

Soy-not-so-(de)licious

Posted on 09/22/2009 at 08:55:06 AM by Student Blogger

Locavore living: how to use local produce

Posted on 09/17/2009 at 01:39:20 PM by Student Blogger

OBESITY: A Mad Horse Without Any Bridles

Posted on 09/14/2009 at 11:56:20 AM by Student Blogger

An Ode to the Tomato

Posted on 09/01/2009 at 11:28:00 AM by Student Blogger

The Milk Debate

Posted on 08/28/2009 at 01:49:19 PM by Student Blogger

Unraveling Cause

Posted on 08/21/2009 at 12:21:50 PM by Student Blogger

The Organic Quandary

Posted on 08/17/2009 at 05:07:18 PM by Student Blogger

Eating Healthy in Graduate School

Posted on 08/11/2009 at 05:29:12 PM by Student Blogger

Can probiotics affect novel H1N1 influenza?

Posted on 08/03/2009 at 06:54:55 PM by Student Blogger

Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Posted on 07/29/2009 at 02:27:59 PM by Student Blogger

A Priceless Partnership Through Food

Posted on 07/24/2009 at 02:10:53 PM by Student Blogger

Coconut Oil

Posted on 07/10/2009 at 01:50:44 PM by Student Blogger

Networking 2.0

Posted on 07/02/2009 at 02:26:46 PM by Student Blogger

Neonatal Exposure to Vitamin D

Posted on 06/23/2009 at 11:27:49 AM by Student Blogger

“Six Billion Stomachs to Feed Vs 800 Million Auto-Tanks to Feed”: Some Perspectives

Posted on 06/17/2009 at 04:28:57 PM by Student Blogger

Efficiency in Data Analysis

Posted on 06/15/2009 at 03:57:48 PM by Student Blogger

FOOD [AND MOVIES!] FOR THOUGHT!

Posted on 06/12/2009 at 05:29:16 PM by Student Blogger

CAUTION: Don't believe everything you read in the newspaper/see on TV/hear on the radio!

Posted on 06/08/2009 at 04:51:36 PM by Student Blogger

Nutrition and the Swine Flu

Posted on 05/20/2009 at 03:24:03 PM by Student Blogger

Why It’s So Critical For Students To Attend EB -- A Student Perspective

Posted on 05/20/2009 at 03:20:47 PM by Student Blogger

EB 2009 Experience: Student Perspective

Posted on 05/14/2009 at 04:13:58 PM by Student Blogger

ASN Blog Welcomes Student Bloggers for 2009

Posted on 05/06/2009 at 04:39:34 PM by Student Blogger

Highlights of the ASN Annual Meeting April 18-22

Posted on 04/15/2009 at 02:19:28 PM by Student Blogger