Egg Nutrition Center Blog

Posts in Year: 2012

ENC’s blog features articles on new research as well as recaps of meetings, reports, and other information related to eggs and health. Contact ENC if you are interested in writing an article on eggs for a guest post.

Promoting Men’s Health All Year

As we say goodbye to June and National Men’s Health Month, it is important to keep the guys motivated to stay healthy throughout the year.  National Men’s Health Month does a great job of raising awareness around this important issue, so let’s put that awareness into action! As a practitioner, how do you encourage your male patients to schedule regular...

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Conference

Last week ENC was in Florida for the AANP conference!  Besides the rain and storms, it was a great conference. The group was very happy we were spreading our education messages and information. One of our Health Professional Advisory Panel members, Dixie Harms DNP, ARNP, FNP-C, BC-ADM, FAANP, presented “The Truth Behind  Dietary Cholesterol and Lipids” during a product showcase....

Hope for Fixing the Obesity Crisis

If you’ve been watching the HBO series “Weight of the Nation” as I have, you too are probably wondering if the factors that got us into our current obesity crisis are too overwhelming to be fixed. Well, I’m happy to say I do think there is hope, especially for the children. In fact, after attending the IFIC Scientific Communications Summit...

National Women’s Health Week

  This week marks National Women’s Health Week and the theme is appropriately titled “It’s Your Time”. Health Professionals spend endless hours helping others, but we may forget to take “our” time.  Be mindful of what you are doing for yourself and your patients/clients.  This theme resembles the March “Get Your Plate in Shape” but is specifically for women.  Men...