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Nutrition Notes

AICR's Nutrition Notes, was weekly column by Karen Collins, MS, RD, CDN, discussing the latest hot topics in the field of diet, nutrition and cancer. This is an archive of those articles.

See Karen's current column HealthTalk.

All AICR press materials, including these columns, are free for use in newspapers, magazines and other publications, and may be used without additional permission.

Please credit the American Institute for Cancer Research as the source.

NN: Chronic Inflammation: The Elephant in the Room of Our Health
Week of December 28, 2009

NN: More Vegetables, More Colors
Week of December 21, 2009

NN: Coupons: Helping or Hurting Healthy Eating Goals?
Week of December 14, 2009

NN: A Call to Reduce Added Sugars by 30 to 50 Percent
Week of December 7, 2009

NN: Is Vegetarian Healthier?
Week of November 30, 2009

NN: Are You Having an Energy Crisis?
Week of November 23, 2009

NN: Reality Check on Exercise and Weight
Week of November 16, 2009

NN: Raising Vegetable Eaters
Week of November 9, 2009

NN: The Reasons We Eat
Week of November 2, 2009

NN: Using the Rating Game When Grocery Shopping
Week of October 26, 2009

NN: Secrets for a Flat Belly?
Week of October 19, 2009

NN: A Healthy Deskfast
Week of October 12, 2009

NN: Reducing Breast Cancer Risk: Which Steps Are Best?
Week of October 5, 2009

NN: Seafood Choices for Your Health and a Healthy World
Week of September 28, 2009

NN:Diabetes Prevention: Never Too Old
Week of September 21, 2009

NN: School Fundraisers: Supporting or Undermining Health Messages?
Week of September 14, 2009

NN: Baby Boomer Nutrition
Week of December 22, 2008

NN: Obesity, Diabetes and Prostate Cancer: What's the Link?
Week of December 15, 2008

NN: Diet's Impact on Fertility
Week of December 8, 2008

NN: Antioxidants during Cancer Treatment?
Week of December 1, 2008

NN: Obesity Linked to More Liver Disease than Alcohol
Week of November 24, 2008

NN: Could Mushrooms Be Cancer-Fighters?
Week of November 17, 2008

NN: Going Gluten-Free?
Week of November 3, 2008

NN: Calorie Density: A Tool to Stop Weight Gain
Week of November 10, 2008

NN: Protein: Are You Getting What You Need?
Week of October 27, 2008

NN: Popcorn: It Pays to Be Choosy
Week of October 20, 2008

NN: Diabetes: Know Your Risk and What You Can Do
Week of October 13, 2008

NN: Normal Weight but Obese?
Week of October 6, 2008

NN: Fish Still Our Best Source of Omega-3 Fat
Week of September 29, 2008

NN: Pulling Meat from the Spotlight
Week of September 22, 2008

NN: Alcohol as a Breast Cancer Risk
Week of September 15, 2008

NN: Sugar, Corn Syrup or Calories?
Week of September 8, 2008

NN: Mediterranean Diet Not Just for Your Heart
Week of September 1, 2008

NN: Your Waist Is a Picture of Your Health
Week of December 31, 2007

NN: The Trouble with Buffets
Week of December 24, 2007

NN: Zero Trans Fat
Week of December 17, 2007

NN: Is Fast Food the Problem?
Week of December 10, 2007

NN: Holiday Weight Gain
Week of December 3, 2007

NN: Folate: Helpful or Harmful for Cancer Prevention?
Week of November 26,2007

NN: Does Dieting Lead to Binge Eating?
Week of November 19 ,2007

Karen Collins

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