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Nutrition Professionals, this site was designed for you! Find the practical answers you’re looking for fast–No fluff, no one’s PhD thesis, and no magic pills. Just choose Read more
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Telehealth allows you to connect from anywhere over a secure internet site with clients from the convenience of their home. Medical nutrition therapy is regulated on the state level.  You Read more
Common painkillers double risk of heart attack, stroke, study says
Many reach for painkillers to get rid of headaches or reduce fever, but the common pills could raise your risk of heart disease or stroke, according to a new report. Source: Common Read more
Vitamins K1 and K2: The Emerging Group of Vitamins Required for Human Health
To review the evidence for the use of vitamin K supplementation in clinical conditions such as osteoporosis, vascular calcification, arthritis, cancer, renal calculi, diabetes, and warfarin Read more
Academy Telehealth Resources
Telehealth is an emerging area of practice for many health care professionals. Regulations, policies, and standards are in flux until a “gold standard” becomes consensus; but that has Read more
How to Come Up with Your Profitable Course Idea
Get our free Profitable Course Idea Workbook and come up with a money making course topic. Source: How to Come Up with Your Profitable Course Idea (Free Read more
Certain Social, Behavioral Factors Associated With Diabetes and Hypertension Onset
Select behavioral and social risk factors were correlated with early onset of hypertension and diabetes, a prospective cohort study found. Source: Certain Social, Behavioral Factors Read more
Concussion and Dementia: Do Statins Help?
Statins were tied to a lower rate of dementia among older adults who experienced a concussion, according to an observational study involving nearly 30,000 people. Source: Concussion and Read more
Mediterranean diet may protect against late-life depression
Data presented here suggest that adhering to a Mediterranean diet may protect against the development of depressive symptoms in older age. Source: Mediterranean diet may protect against Read more
T2D Predicts Progression in NAFLD/NASH
Type 2 diabetes was found to be a strong independent predictor of life-threatening liver outcomes in patients diagnosed with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its more advanced Read more
Exercise should be emphasized in patients with dyslipidemia
Given all of the recent guidelines on physical activity and CVD prevention, health care providers should focus on recommending exercise for patients with dyslipidemia to decrease their LDL, Read more
Unapproved Pharmaceutical Ingredients in Dietary Supplements Associated With FDA Warnings
This quality improvement study examines trends across adulterated dietary supplements, containing unapproved ingredients, associated with US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warnings. Read more
Association Among Dietary Supplement Use, Nutrient Intake, and Mortality Among U.S. Adults: A Cohort Study
The health benefits and risks of dietary supplement use are controversial. Source: Association Among Dietary Supplement Use, Nutrient Intake, and Mortality Among U.S. Adults: A Cohort Read more
Cooking classes improve diet adherence, quality of life in celiac
A series of cooking courses helped patients with celiac disease improve adherence to a gluten-free diet and their quality of life, according to data from a pilot study presented at Read more
About Houston Family Nutrition
Houston Family Nutrition was founded by registered dietitian and professionally trained chef, Moe Schlachter. We provide a highly personalized approach to nutrition counseling, offering a Read more
Certain Social, Behavioral Factors Associated With Diabetes and Hypertension Onset
Education and exercise may determine early start of diabetes and hypertension Source: Certain Social, Behavioral Factors Associated With Diabetes and Hypertension Read more
Diabetes self-management strategies decreased fall-risk, injuries in patients with CKD
Engaging in regular self-management of diabetes may decrease the risk for both falls and fall-related injuries in patients with diabetes and CKD, according to a poster presented at the Read more
Lilly’s generic rapid-acting insulin hits pharmacy shelves
Eli Lilly’s cheaper, generic insulin lispro injection offering can now be ordered in pharmacies, according to a press release from the company. Source: Lilly’s generic rapid-acting Read more
Second-Line Diabetes Drugs and Cardiovascular Risks
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in type 2 diabetes. Metformin is used widely as first-line therapy and may have cardiovascular benefits, but if Read more
Providers, regulators explore type 2 therapies for type 1 diabetes
For most children and adults with type 1 diabetes, day-to-day disease management remains difficult despite improvements in insulin formulations and delivery and advancements in diabetes Read more
Is insulin pump therapy superior to multiple daily injections in type 1 diabetes?
Endocrine Today | PoinTAll pumps on the market offer several useful features for people with type 1 diabetes. These include multiple basal rate options, square- and dual-wave bolus Read more
Medication Nonadherence Common in Patients With T2DM
Routine urine samples can be used to test for medication adherence in patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published in the June issue of Diabetes Care. Source: Medication Read more
Trace metal concentrations influence glucose regulation in pregnancy
Pregnant women with higher plasma concentrations of copper measured during the first trimester were more likely to have elevated glucose levels in the second trimester, increasing the risk Read more
Weight Loss: Helping Your Patients Find Their Own Motivation
In part 2 of this podcast, Eileen O’Grady, PhD, RN, NP, talks about realistic goal-setting for weight loss, how to spark motivation in your patients, and overcoming setbacks. Read more
Do Your Patients Need More Vitamin B12?
Vitamin B12 (also known as cobalamin) is commonly found in animal-derived foods. While previous research suggested that the majority of the population consumes adequate levels of vitamin Read more
State Telehealth Laws
The Center for Connected Health Policy’s (CCHP) Spring 2019 release of its report on “State Telehealth Laws and Reimbursement Policies” offers policymakers, health advocates, and Read more
Curcumin: the Indian solid gold.
Turmeric, derived from the plant Curcuma longa, is a gold-colored spice commonly used in the Indian subcontinent, not only for health care but also for the preservation of food and as a Read more
Workplace Eating Habits Up Health Risks
Hospital employees’ food purchases at work linked to obesity, diabetes, and cardiac problems Source: Workplace Eating Habits Up Health Read more
Marshaling the Microbiome against Obesity, Infection, and Inflammation
Gmail is email that’s intuitive, efficient, and useful. 15 GB of storage, less spam, and mobile access. Source: Marshaling the Microbiome against Obesity, Infection, and Read more
How fasting may prevent obesity-related insulin resistance
Scientists conducted a small study of the 30-day fasting practice of Ramadan and found evidence of significant metabolic benefits. Source: How fasting may prevent obesity-related insulin Read more
Complete agreements in hours or minutes
  Send and sign agreements with the world’s #1 electronic signature solution. Source: Complete agreements in hours or Read more
Provider Enrollment Services – Insurance Credentialing
Provider Enrollment services for physicians and non-physician practitioners with all health plans nationwide. Access and share your data any time. Source: Provider Enrollment Services Read more
How to get a domain name
How to get a domain name on GoDaddy Source: How to get a domain Read more
Wave Accounting Software is Simple to Learn and Free
Free invoicing & accounting software with credit card processing & payroll services Source: Wave Financial: Financial Software for Small Read more
Acuity Scheduling – Online Appointment Scheduling Software
Clients can quickly view your real-time availability and self-book their own appointments—and even pay online, reschedule with a click, and eliminate 100% of the drudgery. Source: Acuity Read more
Dietary supplements linked with severe health events in children, young adults
Consumption of dietary supplements sold for weight loss, muscle building, and energy was associated with increased risk for severe medical events in children and young adults compared to Read more
Effects of Montmorency tart cherry supplementation on cardio-metabolic markers in metabolic syndrome participants: A pilot study
This study compared acute supplementation of Montmorency tart cherries in capsule (MTCC) and juice (MTCJ) forms in MetS humans, as potential prophylactic interventions against Read more
Hip Fracture Tied to Vitamin B Supplements
High doses of vitamin B supplementation may put women at risk for fracture, according to a new study. Source: Hip Fracture Tied to Vitamin B Read more
Exercise Boosts Function in Older CKD Patients
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients with comorbidities gained some benefits from exercise training, researchers reported here. Source: Exercise Boosts Function in Older CKD Read more
Soda Taxes Have Intended Effect in Philadelphia
But sugary-drink sales went up in adjacent zip codes Source: Soda Taxes Have Intended Effect in Read more
Dermatologic Manifestations of Hirsutism
Hirsutism is defined as the excessive growth of thick dark hair in locations where hair growth in women usually is minimal or absent (see the image below). Such male-pattern growth of Read more
Obesity Series Live
Join ObesitySeriesLive and watch experts present LIVE via streaming video in a wide range of topics related to the complex conditions contributing to obesity Read more
Bariatric surgery reduces mortality risk following MI, stroke
Adults with obesity who undergo bariatric surgery are less likely to die from a myocardial infarction or stroke compared with adults who do not undergo bariatric surgery whether or not they Read more
Multiple pregnancies increase diabetes risk in postmenopausal women
Postmenopausal women reporting a history of at least four pregnancies were 28% more likely to develop diabetes when compared with women who reported two or three pregnancies, according to Read more
Abnormal sleep patterns raise HbA1c levels in prediabetes, untreated type 2 diabetes
Adults with prediabetes or untreated type 2 diabetes who sleep fewer than 5 hours or more than 8 hours per night tend to have higher blood glucose levels than those who sleep between 7 and Read more
Type 1 Diabetes Has Early Adverse Effects on Bone Mineral Density 
For children with type 1 diabetes(T1D), adverse effects on bone mineral density (BMD) begin early in the course of disease, according to study results published in The Journal of Clinical Read more
Lifestyle intervention leads to reduced medication in new type 2 diabetes study
A Dutch lifestyle intervention has helped people with type 2 diabetes reduce their medication doses over a six-month period. Compared to before the study, average HbA1c levels dropped by 5 Read more
Welcome! You are invited to join a webinar about Using Formulas, Defined Diets, and Herbs as Complementary Therapy for IBD
Patients are often told to “eat what doesn’t hurt.” In 2019, we can do a better job at informing those with IBD about nutrition therapies that can optimize nutrition and reduce Read more
Thriving On A Plant Based Diet: Guidelines On Nutrients & Beyond To Empower Your Patients-Webinar
According to several trend studies, consumers, patients and clients are seeking more plant-based options to build into their lives. This webinar is designed to help health professionals Read more
Medical Nutrition Intervention For Common GI Disorders
Everyone is familiar with the quote “you are what you eat.” When it comes to the digestive tract and digestive issues, this quote cannot be overstated. When a digestive disorder Read more
Urban Legends in Bariatric Nutrition
  No matter your area of practice, you likely encounter patients who have had bariatric surgery. While this treatment has greatly evolved over time, bariatric nutrition research has Read more