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.

Veggin’ Out

Today’s post is another from Carla Schmitz.  Carla is a dietetic intern working on her MS in Human Nutrition through the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Coordinated Program. She will be eligible to sit for the RD exam in December of 2013, but in the meanwhile she will be spending a few weeks with ENC. Carla is a full-time foodie with a...

Power Up on Protein for Muscle Health

Today’s post is the second of a series of blogs from our friend Rebecca Scritchfield MA, RD, ACSM HFS. website: www.RebeccaScritchfield.com Twitter: @ScritchfieldRD Disclosure from Rebecca Scritchfield MA, RD, ACSM HFS: I was compensated by Egg Nutrition Center for my time in writing this blog post. As a personal trainer and fitness expert, you know dietary protein intake directly influences muscle...

National Health Week 2013

 Today’s post comes from Araceli Vázquez, MS, RD, LD. Vázquez is one of the few bilingual/bicultural dietitians in North Texas. She began her career in nutrition in 1996 after a successful career as a microbiologist and now offers nutrition counseling as part of her private practice, DietGenics. Vázquez is also a member of ENC’s Health Professional Advisor panel. She's chatting...

Family Matters: Family Health Month

Today’s post comes from our newest dietetic intern, Carla Schmitz.  Carla is a dietetic intern working on her MS in Human Nutrition through the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Coordinated Program. She will be eligible to sit for the RD exam in December of 2013, but in the meanwhile she will be spending a few weeks with ENC. Carla is a...

Tackling the Myths Surrounding Cholesterol

Today’s post is the start of a series of blogs from our friend Rebecca Scritchfield MA, RD, ACSM HFS. She’s giving us health professionals some tips and tools to be able to discuss cholesterol myths and misinformation with our clients.Disclosure from Rebecca Scritchfield MA, RD, ACSM HFS: I was compensated by Egg Nutrition Center for my time in writing this blog post. With so...