MyPlate

An additional step is added to the process for updating the Dietary Guidelines  for Americans (DGA) process as compared to years past. See the press release here.  The former process was to gather a committee of experts, review all of the peer-reviewed evidence, issue recommendations, ask for comments, then...
 
MyPlate

We received this press release from the USDA MyPlate team for all health professionals. The MyPlate team is going to retire SuperTracker in summer of this year (2018). We recommend using https://www.myfitnesspal.com/ As MyPlate ambassadors that frequently use, or help to promote, USDA’s SuperTracker, we are writing to inform you that SuperTracker will be discontinued on June 30, 2018.  This ... SuperTracker Retires
 
MyPlate

With conflicting nutrition studies appearing daily in the news, it’s easy to say “eating healthy is really difficult or too confusing”.  But, it really shouldn’t be. While people may argue over butter or margarine or corn VS olive oil, some things in nutrition have not changed that much over...
 
Food and Health

Here are the best news and update articles from 2017. You do have to be a member to read the 23 full stories that are linked below but we have a recap of each story which makes a great overview of the main research and updates for the year of...
 

Every poster contains information that is evidence-based, accurate and up-to-date. Richly-colored, graphic design and style educates, entertains and decorates.
 

With these incredible kits and resources, all you have to do is place your order, then sit back and wait for your materials to arrive.
 
Food and Health, Prevention

Americans are eating way too much sodium. Sodium can pose all kinds of health risks, and even when people think they're cutting back on it, they could still be eating way more than they think they are. So what's a health educator to do? How can you spread the word about sodium consumption and its dangers?