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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.

Real World Nutrition Translation in a Social Media World

Today’s post comes from Kathleen Zelman, MPH, RD/LD. Zelman is the Director of Nutrition for WebMD. Zelman has extensive media experience, including 12 years as a national spokeswoman and an elected member of the board of directors for the American Dietetic Association (ADA) – now the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics – and currently serves as one of ENC’s Health...

FDA Hopes to Drive Awareness and Education with Proposed Changes to the Nutrition Facts Panel

Did you know it has been over 20 years since the last major overhaul of the nutrition facts panel/food label? Think about how much nutrition research has also evolved during this time, as well as how eating patterns have changed. Yesterday the FDA released the long-awaited proposed nutrition facts panel information. Here is a recap of some of the proposed...

Keeping Health Professionals Well when Viruses are Going Around

You may have noticed a trend this month on posts about staying healthy! Even health professionals need gentle reminders for themselves and clients about preventing flu, hand washing, eating well and being active and overall stress management. Today, Dixie Harms reminds us as health professionals about steps we can take to minimize flu risk and keep us (and others healthy). Dixie...

Managing Stress during the Holidays

Keeping the Fun in Holiday Fun  It’s mid-December, and the holidays are upon us! Exciting, right? Hopefully you and your clients are already enjoying the festivities of the season, but for many people, the next few weeks bring along added stress that can dampen spirits and make the season a little less bright. From making travel plans to buying gifts...