Dietitians of Canada

Type: Organization
Name: Dietitians of Canada
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

End of 2004 Health Accord; Federal Leadership Required

HEAL releases report to encourage public discussion about the role of the federal government in health and health careOTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 31, 2014) - Canada's 2004 Health Accord expires today. With no new agreement in its place, the ... [Published MarketWired - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Horfrost Talks Healthy & Delicious

We've been talking a lot about food security over the last number of weeks and with it being Nutrition month, we had a beautiful 380 page cookbook to give away from the Dietitians of Canada (Horfrost approved!).We caught up with Horfrost Owner and Chef ... [Published Portage Online - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Cobourg residents not surprised Canadians aren’t cooking

COBOURG -- It doesn’t surprise Elsie Azevedo one bit that 43 per cent of Canadians say they do not cook balanced meals for themselves or their family on a regular basis.A registered dietitian with the Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit, ... [Published Northumberland News - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Vitamins and Supplements: When Less Is More

Are we wasting our money on vitamins and minerals?About 40 per cent of adult Canadians take vitamins and minerals daily, worried that our diets may somehow be inadequate.We’re wasting our money, say the editors of the December 2013 issue of Annals of ... [Published Everything Zoomer - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Creating a culture of cooking

Healthy food and proper nutrition are being celebrated across the country as March is recognized as Nutrition Month. In this spirit, Dietitians of Canada have focused the month on a theme titled, Simply Cook and Enjoy.“Lots of families are choosing to ... [Published Stony Plain Reporter - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Breast-feeding debate has gone on long enough

In the beginning, breast is still best, but in the long run, it’s more or less the same as the bottle.That’s the finding of an exhaustive and landmark breastfeeding study published in the journal Social Science & Medicine last month, which looked at thousands ... [Published Globe and Mail - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

New smart phone app provides inspiration this Dietitians Day

Celebrating Dietitians Day in a Kitchen or on a Smart Phone Near YouMONTREAL, QC - March 19 is Dietitians Day and Dietitians of Canada is celebrating by highlighting innovation in nutrition communication. Throughout March, dietitians have been serving ... [Published Dietitians of Canada - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Metro Encourages Healthy Eating During Nutrition Month

My Healthy Plate with Metro program brings smiles to Ontarians looking to make healthy food choices TORONTO, March 17, 2014 /CNW/ - March is Nutrition Month and Metro is encouraging Ontarians to step up to the "plate" to make healthy eating choices easier ... [Published Canada NewsWire - Mar 17 2014]

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"Some progress has been made under the 2004 Health Accord. However, more needs to be done and it is essential that the federal government work to develop and implement a shared plan of action to advance the health of Canadians" said, Mr. Glenn Brimacombe, Co-Chair of HEAL
...Month, healthy eating should be an everyday goal," said Cara Rosenbloom, Toronto-based registered dietitian and member of the Dietitians of Canada. "Ontarians want to eat better, and almost 80 per cent say they would like to eat healthily more often. The My Healthy Plate with Metro program offers in-store and online tools to help Ontarians make better food decisions and live well."

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End of 2004 Health Accord; Federal Leadership R... [Published MarketWired - Mar 31 2014]
Horfrost Talks Healthy & Delicious [Published Portage Online - Mar 29 2014]
Cobourg residents not surprised Canadians aren’... [Published Northumberland News - Mar 28 2014]
Vitamins and Supplements: When Less Is More [Published Everything Zoomer - Mar 26 2014]
Creating a culture of cooking [Published Stony Plain Reporter - Mar 21 2014]
Breast-feeding debate has gone on long enough [Published Globe and Mail - Mar 20 2014]
New smart phone app provides inspiration this D... [Published Dietitians of Canada - Mar 19 2014]
Metro Encourages Healthy Eating During Nutritio... [Published Canada NewsWire - Mar 17 2014]
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