Shape Up America!
The Beer Institute announced on Tuesday that it will ask member companies to voluntarily place nutrition information on their products by the end of 2020. Major beer makers including Anheuser-Busch, MillerCoors, HeinekenUSA, Constellation Brands, North...Read more
Being bullied hurts. If children are bullied because of their weight, they may think that what they look like matters more than who they are. Roni Roth Beshears, a registered dietitian nutritionist, remembers how...Read more
Surprise — McDonald’s had a traveling weight loss program: McDonald’s Corporation has decided to take their “nutrition education program” off the road. This program featured a science teacher from an Iowa middle school (of...Read more
On May 20 I received a message from Michael Jacobson, Executive Director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) that First Lady Michelle Obama has unveiled the new Nutrition Facts label. Over...Read more
We often receive questions like this one: What is the best indicator of weight loss success: a body weight in the “healthy zone,” a body mass index (BMI) between 18.5 and 24.9, or a...Read more