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Nutrition is Key to Oral and Overall Health

Nutrition is vital to a person’s oral health as well as their overall health. Collaboration between registered dietitian nutritionists, dietetic technicians, registered and oral health-care professionals is recommended for health promotion, disease prevention and intervention, according to a new practice paper published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  376 more words

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FAQs about Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered (NDTR) and the Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR)

Are you confused about the Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered (NDTR) and the Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR) Certification?

Check out the frequently asked questions on the Commission on Dietetic Registration’s web page at… 6 more words

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The Season for Strawberries:

Studies consistently show that kids are not getting the recommended amounts of fruits and vegetables. Red, sweet, juicy strawberries are one healthy fruit that you won’t have any trouble getting your child to eat.  777 more words

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Passage of Farm Bill, Measures to Support Access to Healthy Foods for Millions

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics applauds Congress for passing the Agriculture Act of 2014, a bill commonly referred to as the Farm Bill. The Academy supports this piece of legislation that protects vital nutrition assistance and education programs which includes new initiatives that will improve the health of the nation and enhance funding for nutrition and agriculture research.  461 more words

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How to Become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Sometimes (most of the time) writing and talking about how one becomes an RD is a difficult matter.  Even though Dietetics educational plans boil down to completing an accredited Dietetic Internship and passing the credentialing exam, there are still options on the road-to-RD. 136 more words

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PPW Video Challenge

By: Nikki Nies

Check out this video created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) regarding public policy. 

 

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