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Adapting lifestyle habits can quickly lower blood pressure

In just two weeks, program participants cut their stroke risk in half Boston (June 11, 2018) – A study of 5,222 employees across the US found that the foods people get at work tend to contain high amounts of sodium and refined grains and very little whole grains and fruit. The results suggest that workplaces […]

Nutrition 2018 Sessions Available Online

Meeting Sessions Available On Demand If you missed Nutrition 2018, or attended a session you’d like to see again, you’re in luck! Nutrition 2018 session content is available now on ASN on Demand for purchase. Some sessions are available free of charge: Is Dementia the New Heart Disease? The Role of Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition Strategies in Prevention Mycoprotein: […]

Nutrition 2018 Recap

Thank you for attending Nutrition 2018! Over 3,500 nutrition scientists, global health specialists and public policy experts gathered June 9-12 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA for Nutrition 2018 – breaking all past records with ASN’s inaugural flagship meeting! In case you missed anything, check out: Nutrition 2018 Poster Gallery Nutrition 2018 Official Photos Please credit […]

Nutrition 2018 – An Extensive Nutrition Experience

Laura Steiner shared her experience at Nutrition 2018 in Boston, Mass. Laura holds a master’s degree in Nutrition for Global Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Her interest in epigenetics and the intergenerational effects of maternal nutrition led her to the Medical Research Council (MRC) Unit, The Gambia at The London […]