March Is National Nutrition Month
By: Sama Kaskas, RD, LD
March is National Nutrition Month! This time of the year we get to celebrate food as the ultimate source of pleasure and good taste. Particularly, the pleasure we find in discovering the rainbow of foods through healthy eating.
National Nutrition Month is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. March 12, 2014 is our seventh annual Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day, a day to recognize dietitians’ vital roles helping people enjoy healthy lifestyles. “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right” is the theme for this year’s National Nutrition Month, with a goal to increase awareness about healthy meal planning, while enjoying the combination of taste and nutrition. [Read more…]