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Shaping New Brunswick in Every Way!

The YES Program of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Metuchen continues to build partnerships throughout this project that have significantly improved our program and the surrounding community. 256 more words

Healthy Eating

You are NOT what you (or your mother) eats!

Mother Guilt

I recently had the privilege of sitting on a doctoral candidate’s dissertation committee.• She was researching maternal intuitive eating and how this can prevent children from developing obesity. 596 more words


Recipes to Survive the Food Desert

by Vienna McLeod in the Department of Epidemiology and Co-Vice President of Communications for Students for Food Policy and Obesity Prevention (FPOP), MPH’ 16   … 1,168 more words

On Campus

New CE Course on Adult Obesity - Prevention and Treatment

by Susan Moyers, PhD, MPH, LD/N

Adult Obesity: Prevention & Treatment is a 2-hour online CE course for dietitians and nutritionists. Overweight and obesity constitute one of the nation’s ten leading health indicators with nearly two-thirds of adults in the United States now classified as either overweight or obese. 177 more words

Nutrition & Dietetics

Campaign Recap: Active Children are Healthy Children

Campaign Recap:

My campaign, “Active Children are Healthy Children” addresses the issues of childhood obesity and promotes increased physical activity through physical education programs and after school programs. 679 more words


Obesity Prevention= Social Media?

I found this article on how the use of social networking can actually prevent child obesity. It was rather surprising, at first, because one may think that sitting by your computer all day or being on your phone and refusing to be active will cause weight gain and eventually turn one obese. 48 more words



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