Fitness & Wellness

Blog entry | Sep 20 2010
By: Kimberly Reed, Executive Director, International Food Information Council Foundation   Date: 9/21/10 The International Food Information Council Foundation's2010 Food and Health Survey: Consumer Attitudes Toward Food Safety, Nutrition &...
Blog entry | Aug 01 2010
By: Marsha Hudnall, MS, RD   Date: 8/2/10 Life at a fat camp seems an odd subject for a television series, but these days anything about weight seems to grab the spotlight. "Huge", ABC's new series about that life, shows insight into and even...
Blog entry | Jul 06 2010
By: Wendy Reinhardt Kapsak, MS, RD  & Alison Vaux-Bjerke  Date: 7/7/10 Today the International Food Information Council Foundation released its 2010 Food & Health Survey, which examines what Americans are doing regarding eating and exercise...
Blog entry | Jul 05 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD and Jennifer Arougheti (Undergraduate Dietetic Student and IFIC Foundation Intern) The FIFA World Cup is down to a few remaining teams and soccer fever is in full swing!  Fans from around the world are gathering to see which...
Blog entry | Jun 22 2010
By: Win Jenkins-Ford Date: 6/23/10 If you're like me and trying to eat a more healthful diet especially while getting ready for the bathing suit season, you might want to pay special attention to what I have to share: You can have your fat and be...
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 throwing in a granola bar.  Despite recent media coverage...
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 undivided attention.  This show is none other than the...
Blog entry | May 16 2010
By: Russell Pate, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Exercise Science, University of South Carolina  Date: 5/17/10 The first National Physical Activity Plan (NPAP) for the United States was launched on May 3, 2010 in Washington, D.C.  What's the purpose of...
Blog entry | May 12 2010
By: Wendy Reinhardt Kapsak, MS, RD and Lindsay Maurath  Date: 5/13/10 The White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity's much anticipated report to the President was released this week, accompanied by a press conference from First Lady and Let's Move...

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