All About Cooking Oils

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Do you get questions about fats like cooking oils? There are many misconceptions about fats and health and, without knowing the facts, your shoppers may be missing out on the bene­fits of heart-healthy oils. For example, did you know that corn oil contains more cholesterol-blocking plant sterols than other cooking oils? Corn oil has four… Read more »

Shopping for Health 2015 Welcomes Supermarket RD Group to Napa!

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The fifth annual Shopping for Health conference for supermarket dietitians returned to the place where it all started in 2011 – gorgeous Napa, California! Top representatives from multiple supermarket chains around the country spent three days in Napa, networking, learning from nutrition and culinary presentations, and tasting recipes and foods prepared by some of the… Read more »

Mark Your Calendar: Shopping for Health 2015, March 8-10, Napa California

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What happens when a select group of supermarket dietitians come together for three days, meeting with leading food industry executives to hear science and health updates, enjoy product tastings, and discuss ways to better reach shoppers with the nutrition news they need?   “The annual Shopping for Health meeting is one of the most important… Read more »

It’s watermelon season!

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Summer and watermelon go hand-in-hand, and for good reason. Watermelons are 92% water, which makes them a perfect hydrator on steamy, hot days, when we need to consume as much liquid as possible. Eating one slice of watermelon is the equivalent of drinking a glass of water, said registered dietitian Elizabeth Somer during her talk… Read more »