Blog entry | Jun 16 2010
By: Lindsay Maurath   Date: 6/17/10 Fitting in weekly workouts is challenging enough without adding nutrition into the mix, but the next time you pack your gym bag you may want to think about...
Blog entry | Jun 14 2010
Note: With the release of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans Advisory Committee report, we wanted to highlight some of our reflections on the discussions over the past couple of years.  This blog...
Blog entry | Jun 13 2010
By: Lindsay Maurath   Date: 6/14/10 June is National Dairy Month and the perfect time to celebrate the nutritious properties of dairy products.  Besides the wonderful taste of a cold chocolate...
Blog entry | Jun 10 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD and Jennifer Arougheti (Undergraduate Dietetic Student and IFIC Foundation Intern)   Date: 6/11/10 Here in Washington, D.C., the hot and humid weather has arrived.  During...
Blog entry | Jun 08 2010
By: Jania Matthews Date: 6/9/10 This is the time of year where television season finales are commonplace.  While some shows I don't fret if I miss, there's one show's finale that captured my...
Blog entry | Jun 06 2010
No question about it, we all like to feel good and look good, and we know the foods we eat (along with exercise) help with this process including foods with proteins.  Did you know that protein plays...
Blog entry | Jun 02 2010
By: Jania Matthews   Date: 6/3/10 A few weeks ago the White House Farmer's Market re-emerged to the streets of DC to again offer home-baked breads and pastries, pasta, jam, dips, meat, dairy, herbs...
Blog entry | Jun 01 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD   Date: 6/2/10 Many of us can probably recall a time when we waited in a long line just to purchase the latest mobile or electronic technology.  But, do we have the same...
Blog entry | May 31 2010
By: Lindsay Maurath   Date: 6/1/10 I'm always fascinated by the latest health food trend and how quickly a novel product becomes main stream after a celebrity sighting or clever product placement. ...
Blog entry | May 27 2010
By: Katie Burns  Date: 5/28/10 Memorial Day is this weekend, and with it comes the unofficial start of summer.  Cookouts and picnics and bar-b-ques, OH MY!  With all the fun that the summer months...
Blog entry | May 26 2010
By: Tony Flood   Date: 5/27/10 Several decades ago, the pathogen known commonly today as Escherichia coli (commonly abbreviated E. coli; named after Theodor Escherich) was relatively new to the world...
Blog entry | May 25 2010
By: Andy Benson   Date: 5/26/10 Working for the International Food Information Council Foundation, you would expect that we might have more than a passing interest in the international food supply,...
Blog entry | May 23 2010
By: Lindsay Maurath   Date: 5/24/10 This month we were fortunate to join in for the debut of a great new food safety education experience-the Food Safety Discovery Zone Mobile!  This 40-foot long...
Blog entry | May 20 2010
By: Lindsay Maurath   5/21/2010 As a future dietitian I am extremely curious about the outlook for nutrition and food in the years to come.  What challenges might consumers, industry and public...
Blog entry | May 18 2010
By: Tony Flood & Lindsay Maurath   Date: 5/19/10 Bisphenol A (BPA) is once again taking center stage in the media after a new report was released on the chemical earlier this week.  The National...

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