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Entries Tagged as 'Carol Berg Sloan'

Summer Good Eats

August 20th, 2010 · No Comments · nutrition

By Carol Berg Sloan Columnist Well, the summer has flown by, but end-of-season produce is still available. So run, don‘t walk (for exercise purposes) to the produce section or local farmers market to grab a bagful of corn, tomatoes, peaches and green beans.

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Pizza fan?… No ‘knead’ to pass on it if you’re looking for nutrition

June 18th, 2010 · No Comments · nutrition, Nutrition Nuggets

By Carol Berg Sloan, RD Nutritionist Just returned from a trip to New York and, believe it or not, it was the first time I actually had New York-style pizza! I received several recommendations and ended up at Patsy’s Pizzeria on 23rd in Chelsea. I had no expectations, but was surprised when the pizza arrived […]

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Eat Your Fruits and Veggies? Yes? No? Maybe?

April 30th, 2010 · No Comments · nutrition, Nutrition Nuggets

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Carol Berg Sloan, RD A recent study found that fruit and vegetable consumption is only weakly linked to decreased cancer risk. For a dietitian, this is bad news– we have been telling everyone for years to eat their fruits and vegetables, and then one of the strongest risk-reduction messages is shot down. What to […]

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A wake-up call to keep kids fit

April 23rd, 2010 · No Comments · food, Health, nutrition, Nutrition Nuggets

By Carol Berg Sloan, RD I don’t know about you, but I am thrilled that First Lady Michelle Obama has gotten on the bandwagon to bring the childhood obesity onto center stage with the Let’s Move Campaign (letsmove.gov). I sometimes wonder if Americans realize what a health crisis the number of overweight children is now […]

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