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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.

Don’t Let (Food) Bugs Spoil your Picnic

Memorial Day is quickly approaching, and with it comes sunshine, picnics, barbecues – and all too frequently, foodborne illnesses. According to the US Department of Agriculture, foodborne illness peaks in the summer as warm, humid temperatures encourage the growth of bacteria. This holiday weekend is a great time to remind people of the USDA food safety recommendations, some of which...

Tools You Can Use for National Egg Month & Year Round

Happy May and National Egg Month!  Today, we’re focusing on the ENC website as a way to celebrate National Egg Month. EggNutritionCenter.org provides you with research and other publications to use as a health professional, as well as nutrition information that you can share with your clients.   Be sure to check out the Nutrition and Research section to see what articles have been published on a...

Spring Clean Your Kitchen

Today’s post comes from Kathleen Zelman, MPH, RDN. 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 national...

All-Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes & Tips

In addition to the great Easter tips that Karen Buch provided earlier this week, we wanted to share some more egg-cellent ideas for decorating your Easter eggs this year. Did you know that you can use spices and common foods to dye eggs naturally? Get creative and resourceful – it’s fun and easy to use everyday kitchen ingredients to make...