May 17th, 2016

Throwback Tuesday: Raising a Child to Love Their Body

Throwback Tuesday: Raising a Child to Love Their Body Image via Rafal Klermacz/Flickr by Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE, CEDRD and Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services Team Our feelings about our body may be formed at an early age, and sometimes quite negatively. The National Eating Disorders Association found that 40 to 60 percent of kids 6 through 12 are already worried about how much they weigh, and 70 percent would like to ...

February 7th, 2016

Self-Care Sunday: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes – 2016 Updates

Self-Care Sunday: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes – 2016 Updates   Image via Rotorhead/FreeImages.com by Holly LoRusso, MS, RD, CDE, CDN Each year, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) provides an updated version to their standards of care for health care practitioners. One of the biggest changes is that the ADA is moving away from the term "diabetic" when describing people with diabetes. Instead, ...

December 1st, 2015

Remembering Joy: Handling Nutrition through the Holidays and Beyond

Remembering Joy: Handling Nutrition through the Holidays and Beyond Image via Rob's Guig at freeimages.com   Guest Post by Christie Caggiani, RDN, LDN, CEDRD Dietitian / Nutrition Therapist Therapeutic Oasis of the Palm Beaches caggianirdn@delrayoasis.com http://www.DelrayOasis.com   Ready or not, it’s here. The holiday season has arrived. No matter how much we said we’d be prepared for it this ...

November 13th, 2015

Fearless Feeding Workshop

  By Guest Contributor, Jennifer McGurk, RDN, CDN, CDE, CEDRD The Westchester Rockland Dietetic Association welcomed Jill Castle to our fall meeting to talk about feeding in children. As a dietitian and mom of picky eater, I was equally excited for this workshop professionally and personally. Jill and Maryann Jacobson wrote the book “Fearless Feeding” and the book has helped me figure out how to feed my ...