Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are always concerned about their dietary choices. However, there is littel evidence to suggest that any particular diet causes disease or that it can be cured with specific foods.Read More >
Eat healthy. Get your fruits and veggies. Drink plenty of water. Skip the drive-thru for healthier options. It’s probably a no-brainer for you at this point.
But the reality is that many people don’t eat this way. You have lots of different opportunities to help people change their eating habits, be healthier, and reduce their risk for disease while growing your nutrition business.Read More >
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for nutrition professionals is expected to grow 16 percent from 2014 to 2024, which is much faster than average and ahead of numerous other health careers.
Why the boom? There are a number of factors that come into play, and because these are long-term changes, it means that growth isn’t just a trend. Nutrition represents an opportunity for sustained success, due to aspects like these:Read More >
Nutrition professionals are tasked with covering a wide variety of topics, from the effects of sleep deprivation on food choices to the role of exercise in creating a balanced lifestyle.
One thing that’s worth putting in the rotation of discussion topics is what’s making the news these days. Being able to put newsworthy stories into context can create deeper and more meaningful conversations between you and your clients. Here are four to consider:Read More >
Although nutrition-related titles may sound similar, they can be very different when it comes to educational requirements, job duties, and typical workplaces.
The two designations that are the most common in the field are certified nutritionist and registered dietician. There are obvious points of overlap, such as providing advice on food and nutrition, but in other ways, each is a distinct career path. Here’s a look at the differences:Read More >
The basic definition of a certification is that it's a form of proof that you've completed coursework in a given field. In addition to studying certain topics, such as nutrition, you've also mastered the material enough to pass a final exam — and probably a few others along the way — that demonstrate your grasp of the material.
In many ways, though, a certification is so much more than that. If you're studying a field like nutrition, here's what a certification can offer:Read More >
As the weather warms up, many people begin to focus on nutrition and fitness in order to look great in those summer clothes and feel better on those sunny days. This is a great time to look for the real truth about maintaining a healthy weight, staying fit, avoiding injuries, and looking fantastic. Here's some recent wisdom about fitness, health, and nutrition.Read More >
February is the month of St. Valentine's Day and supposed to be all about love, hopefully including self love! It's also the month when people may start to struggle with those New Year's resolutions that seemed like such good ideas in January.Read More >