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October Monthly Message: This is Our Time…

A colleague of mine recently came up to me and said, "You know this is the decade of nutrition, we can and need to own it!" I truly believe she is correct and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and our Foundation are taking the lead to do just that. I had the opportunity to [...]

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October Everyday Heroes

Nicolle Fernandes, PhD, RD (New York) Reaching out to people using the "Tossed Treasures" toolkit meant not only sensitizing college students to their direct contribution to food waste but also providing them with simple practical methods to manage it. Through the toolkit, students learned that minimizing food waste would not only reduce what ends up [...]

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