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Are Dietary Supplements Regulated by the FDA?

More than two-thirds of all Americans take a dietary supplement on a regular basis (x). But speculations and questions surrounding dietary supplements are ongoing. Are they...
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What Is the Average Registered Dietitian Salary?

As the healthcare system continues to shift from one based on sickness and disease to one focused on prevention and wellness, the demand for and value of registered dietitians...
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What You Can Expect with the RD Exam

You dedicated years of your life to studying the science of how food and nutrition affects human health. You learned some important things like how to manage a variety of...
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5 Risk Factors of Malnutrition in Older Adults

Malnutrition is a condition that occurs when there is an imbalance between what a person eats and the nutrients they need to maintain good health. It’s associated with a...
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Vitamin B12 Deficiency Is Common in the Elderly

Many physiological changes occur as a natural consequence of aging. Kidney and heart function decline, fat mass increases while muscle mass decreases, and the body becomes...