Food and Beverage Industry Accounts For More Than 13% Of April Job Growth

May 5, 2014

Every month, the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases its monthly report on job creation. Recently, released…

Our Commitment To Giving Back

April 11, 2014

This week, many Americans are paying tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  With that being said, a certain thought leader…

Working In Communities Across America To Make A Difference

February 3, 2014

Last week we shared news about the first place winners of the 2014 Childhood Obesity Prevention Awards in the small and medium city categories.

Thanks For Following Us!

December 30, 2013

We are counting down the days until the new year, and would like to take a moment to say thank you for following us here and on Facebook and Twitter.

Giving Back to Neighbors at Home and Abroad

November 19, 2013

Our friends on the other side of the globe this week are continuing the long process of cleaning up after their communities were devastated by Typhoon…

REUTERS: Some Nutrition And Diet Studies Overstate Results

November 4, 2013

Every day, doctors, policymakers and others inform their decisions based on results of nutrition and diet studies. According to a new report published…

Debunking Urban Legends

November 1, 2013

'Tis the season of scary stories and urban legends.
Have you checked the children?
Aren't you glad you didn't turn off the light?
Remember those urban…

A Bright Idea

October 21, 2013

Did you know that on this day in 1879, Thomas Edison invented the first workable electric light? Imagine how much our day-to-day lives have been changed…

Will We See You at FNCE?

October 17, 2013

More than 8,000 registered dietitians, nutrition science researchers and healthcare professionals will gather this weekend for the Academy of Nutrition…

It’s Flu Season

October 11, 2013

It’s that time of year again: the season has changed, the weather has gotten colder, daylight has gotten shorter and, with all of that, cold and flu…