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.

How to Eat Well—Without Breaking the Bank!

Today’s post comes from supermarket dietitian Karen Buch, MS, RD, who leads the Weis Lifestyle Initiatives team for Weis Markets. In her role, she is responsible for consumer-advocacy, cause-related initiatives including the Weis Fight Hunger program and strategic-planning for Weis Markets’ growing health and wellness initiatives. Karen also serves as the editor-in-chief of Weis Healthy Bites™ magazine and serves as an...

Designing Your Power Packed Breakfast

Today’s post comes from Kathleen Zelman, MPH, RD. Zelman is the Director of Nutrition for WebMD, overseeing diet, nutrition and food information. Among other duties, she serves as Senior Nutrition Correspondent, writes weekly features, columns and newsletters, provides expert editorial review of diet and nutrition articles and covers national meetings. Zelman has extensive media experience, including 12 years as a...

Happy National Cholesterol Education Month!

As mentioned in Mary Donkersloot’s post earlier this month, September is National Cholesterol Education Month. Here at ENC, we think this is the perfect time for health professionals to clarify misconceptions surrounding dietary cholesterol and also educate consumers about optimizing lipid profiles through healthy lifestyle choices. Given the confusion among consumers surrounding cholesterol and egg yolk from the recent Atherosclerosis study,...

New Egg Nutrition Center Sponsored Article Explores Dietary Cholesterol Issue

The Egg Nutrition Center recently published an article in the journal Advances in Nutrition entitled, Exploring the Factors that Affect Blood Cholesterol and Heart Disease Risk: Is Dietary Cholesterol as Bad for you as History Leads us to Believe?  The article is a review of a symposium that ENC sponsored at the Experimental Biology meetings last year. Symposium participants included...