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Vitamin D: Overview and Evidence for Current Recommended Intake for Infants
Laura A Coleman, PhD, RD
Laura Coleman provides a background on Vitamin D - metabolism, sources and status. The program also presents the emerging evidenc...
Western Diet as a Trigger for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Karen Madsen, PhD University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Co-Director, Center of Excellence for Gastrointestinal Inflammation and Immunity Research Professor of Medicine, Gastroenterology
Inflammatory bowel diseases, consisting of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, are chronic inflammatory conditions of the gut ...
What advice would you give a dietitian in starting a nutrition support team?
Krishnan Sriram, MD, FACS, FRCS(C) John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook Country
Krishnan Sriram of the John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County describes how a dietician can work with hospital administration to ...
What are practical, every day ways to include protein?
Suzanne Dixon, MPH, MS, RD The Health Geek, LLC
Suzanne Dixon discusses the ways to include more protein in the diets of older adults, especially in the morning and midday meals.
What are the barriers you face in managing hyperglycemia?
Etie Moghissi, MD, FACP, FACE Associate Clinical Professor Department of Medicine University Of California Los Angeles
Etie Moghissi of the University of California Los Angeles discusses recent improvements in treating hyperglycemia, including proac...

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