Nutrition Consultant, Author, Speaker
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Creating an approach to food that works for you -
Diets aren’t the answer. There is no one right way to eat.
Figuring out what to eat and how to navigate our incredibly abundant food supply is challenging for most people. More information doesn’t seem to be the answer. Maybe it is time to …
Celebrating Food’s Rightful Place in Our Lives
Food matters. Food impacts us on many levels: physically, physiologically, mentally, emotionally, culturally and socially. When your business is about food it is important to understand food in the fullest sense.
The science of nutrition is not …
Translating nutrition science into the art of eating well
Nutrition science is a young and dynamic discipline. New information is available everywhere, but often without a sense of what it means and how to use it effectively. Too often nutrition news is translated into sound bites instead of …
Applying Food and Nutrition Science in Family Law -
Bonnie Modugno, MS, RD, is a registered dietitian providing expert witness research and testimony in child support cases since 1998. Bonnie is the owner of More Than Food, Inc, a food and nutrition consultation business and Nutrition Works, a …
The researchers never said, " Cheeseburgers are as bad as smoking".
That was the title of the press release, and the media ate it up. Call it science journalism by proxy. A press release allows science to be spoon fed to journalists who don't know the subject matter, and are too often content to regurgitate the effective but often less than accurate story offered by the researcher's public relations team. Sound bites dominate the conversation about food and nutrition, and we all suffer the consequences.
Proponents of a plant based diet often position vegan and vegetarian diets as the only way to effectively feed a growing population. Paleo and other high protein devotees talk of greater satiety and more effective fat loss. The public is played like a ping …