Profiling: The Oyster Mushroom

Oyster Mushrooms stand apart as exceptional allies for improving not only human health, but also environmental health. These mushrooms have a stellar reputation as being easy to cultivate, medicinally supportive and nutrient dense. They are also renowned for their ability to help degrade environmental toxins, specifically hydrocarbon-based contaminants.

What are the opportunities for a Dietitian?

Registered Dietitians are food and nutrition experts employed in a wide variety of roles and settings aiding in the health and wellness of their communities and clients. Specific roles that you can look into if you are interested in becoming a dietitian or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) include the following: Consultant Dietitians-work under contract with…

Drexel University: Nutrition Program

Program Overview: Drexel offers a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Foods which prepares students for a career in nutrition and dietetics. Graduates of the program are able to apply their teachings in nutrition and food science to the nutritional care of individuals and groups; including schools food service and community nutrition.  They may also…

What is a Diet Tech?

Dietetic technicians know a great deal about nutrition and how what we eat and drink influences our health.