Coming Up: 2013 Annual Meeting – International Society For Behavioral Nutrition And Physical Activity (ISBNPA)
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Coming Up: 2013 Annual Meeting – International Society For Behavioral Nutrition And Physical Activity (ISBNPA)

Please excuse me for the short hiatus, as I’ve been eagerly preparing for the 2013 Annual Meeting for the International Society of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity (ISBNPA), going on from May 22-25th in Ghent, Belgium. The 2013 Annual Meeting will mark my second year attending this unique, interdisciplinary, third-party conference after last year’s meeting in Austin, Texas. Like similar … Continue reading

Food Companies Pledge To Shed Calories, But Will The AND Shed Their Sponsors?
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Food Companies Pledge To Shed Calories, But Will The AND Shed Their Sponsors?

In a news-heavy week, two documents surfaced that sparked a heavy discussion on the current status of the U.S. food industry. Calorie-Reduction Pledges Barry Popkin, Distinguished Professor of Global Nutrition at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was chosen by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to lead an independent evaluation of 16 … Continue reading