Blog entry | Feb 01 2010
By: Wendy Reinhardt Kapsak, MS, RD   Date 2/2/10 In the minds of many, football (as in the NFL) really has become "America's Game." With the Super Bowl close at hand, we will watch with great...
Blog entry | Jan 31 2010
By: Food Insight Blog Contributors Date: 2/1/10 2010 is officially a month old and we thought it would be a good time to take a look at how we're doing on our New Years Resolutions.    Jennifer...
Blog entry | Jan 28 2010
By: David Schmidt, International Food Information Council Foundation President and CEO Date: 1/29/10 This week, the President, in his State of the Union, noted that First Lady Michelle Obama in 2010...
Blog entry | Jan 27 2010
By: Elizabeth Rahavi, RD   Date: 1/28/10 We talk a lot about mindful eating on this blog because it's a concept that resonates with a lot of the health professionals and nutrition communicators here...
Article | Jan 24 2010
This publication addresses the common misperception that caffeine causes dehydration and provides an overall guide to how all liquids, including milk, fruit juices, sports drinks, watery foods, and...
Blog entry | Jan 24 2010
By: Elizabeth Rahavi, RD   Date 1/25/10 The IFIC 2009 Functional Foods/Foods for Health Consumer Trending Survey found that people's top health concerns are (in order of importance) heart health,...
Blog entry | Jan 21 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD   Date: 1/22/10 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is often mentioned in media articles pertaining to food safety and nutrition, especially if there is a regulatory...
Blog entry | Jan 18 2010
By: Kerry Robinson, RD   Date: 1/19/10 At some point, most of us have wanted to lose (or in some cases, maintain) our weight. In fact, if you are like many Americans, it may have been one of your New...
Blog entry | Jan 13 2010
By: Ann Bouchoux   Date: 1/14/10 New York City's call for the food industry to reduce sodium by 25 percent in the next five years has dominated the headlines in the food world this week.  Such...
Blog entry | Jan 10 2010
By: Jania Matthews   Date 1/11/10 The Biggest Loser is a television program that needs no introduction.  The show draws millions of viewers each week and I am one of them.  I've been an admirer of...
Blog entry | Jan 07 2010
By: Katie Burns Date: 1/8/10 Well, here we are: one full week into the New Year, a new decade, the "teens." This time last week many people, IFIC staff included, made their New Year's resolutions. I'...
Blog entry | Jan 05 2010
*Editors Note: Here at the International Food Information Council Foundation, we're always on the lookout for strong, science based materials on food and health.  Below is one example put together by...
Blog entry | Jan 04 2010
Note: This was previously posted as a guest blog post on Healthy Blog Snack by former Foundation staffer Sarah Alligood By: Sarah Alligood, MPH, RD   Date 1/5/09 Here at the International Food...
Article | Nov 29 2009
The International Food Information Council Foundation has developed a Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)-approved continuing professional education (CPE) online program, “All About Caffeine:...

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