Egg Nutrition Center Blog

Posts in Year: 2013

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.

New Diabetes Materials by ENC and Joslin Diabetes Center

ENC has partnered with Joslin Diabetes Center to create a set of new nutrition education materials “Eating Well with Diabetes” for health care professionals and patients. These tools are housed in our Patient and Client Education Materials section of our website. Also, if you’re looking for additional information on recent diabetes news, see the post by Amy Campbell, MS, RD,LDN, CDE regarding blood pressure guidelines and...

I’ll Take My Folate…Sunny Side Up

Today's post is from James House, Ph.D. Dr. House is studying the relationship between water soluble vitamin nutrition, the metabolism of amino acids, and how they relate to optimal growth and health of individuals. He also maintains a strong focus towards the development of functional foods of animal origin.  He is also a member of ENC’s Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP). Folate...

Celebrating The 4th Of July Independent of Guilt

Can you believe we’re already halfway through 2013? With Fourth of July right around the corner, many people will be hosting or attending holiday picnics and barbecues with a plentiful spread of hamburgers, hot dogs, side dishes, snack foods, tasty desserts and more. The calories can add up quickly while partaking in a little festive fun, so offer your clients...

Approaching the End of National Men’s Health Month

Today’s post comes from Chris Barry, PA-C, MMSc. Barry is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Physician Assistants, North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants and currently serves as the Medical Liaison from the American Academy of Physician Assistants to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Barry...

Beneficial Vitamin B6

There are many reasons to consume adequate amounts of B6 in your diet. Like the rest of the B-complex vitamins, B6 is water soluble and cannot be stored by your body, so it’s important to replenish your body’s supply of the vitamin on a daily basis to reap its many health benefits, including: Greater supply of energy - B6 also...