With swimsuit season here, it is likely many of your clients are focused on weight control. So where does fat sit in the midst of the latest diet trends?
Results from the ninth annual International Food Information Council Foundation Food & Health Survey were recently released. Overall, there seems to be a trend of consumers being somewhat less aware of health and nutrition than in previous years.
With the second meeting for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee in the past, work is well underway for the next set of healthy diet recommendations from the federal government.
Remember a few years ago when research reports emerged indicating trans fats could be bad for our health? The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is tackling this trans fat issue again.
Members of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee for the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) are already hard at work. Only time will tell how the 2015 DGAs will differ from the 2010 document, but there has been a lot of chatter about a number of different topics, including several fat-related issues.