‘Weighing In’

Calorie Counting on Menus: Are we headed in the right direction?

By June Lupiani, RDN, CSSD

FDA: Some Restaurants Must List Calories On Menus Last Tuesday I began my morning with my typical commute to work…heading down the road with the heat on, coffee mug in hand, listening to NPR Morning Edition when Allison Aubrey informed me that today The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will release new rules that will require restaurants with 20 or more locations […] Read more »

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The Binge Eating Diaries: The Weight of It All

By Jacki Monaco

Jacki is back with another insightful look at how she’s working through one of the issues that was at the root of her binge eating to begin with. I hate going to the doctor’s office for a number of reasons. My overpriced health insurance only allows me three “affordable” visits per year, so each time I feel like I’m getting […] Read more »

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Nominate the Year’s Worst Diets

By Marsha Hudnall MS, RDN, CD

Worst Diets of Year – Slim Chance Awards 2015 It’s that time of the year! Place your nominations now for the most outlandish and misleading weight loss claims you’ve heard or tried in 2014. Nominate diet gimmicks, products and claims between now and Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Our panel of judges will select the “winners” from your nominations and we’ll announce […] Read more »

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Is Fast or Slow Weight Loss Better?

By Marsha Hudnall MS, RDN, CD

If you go by the way the most recent study looking at this question is being discussed, you’d think hands down that quick weight loss is the way to go. Study: Fast vs Gradual Weight Loss In Phase 1, ‘Fast’ Group Lost More Weight The study divided 200 participants into two groups: fast weight loss and gradual weight loss. It found in Phase […] Read more »

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