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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: 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: 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: Onions and Garlic For Your Health
Week of February 26, 2007

NN: Are Your Drink Calories Under the Radar?
Week of February 19, 2007

NN: Soup to the Rescue?
Week of February 12, 2007

NN: Exercise and Lower Breast Cancer Risk -- More Than Weight Control?
Week of February 5, 2007

NN: Apples -- Neglected Power Food
Week of January 29, 2007

NN: Found -- Four Hours a Week for a Healthier Lifestyle
Week of January 22, 2007

NN: Getting the Most Nutrients out of Cooked Vegetables
Week of January 15, 2007

Nutritional Gatekeeper: How Big a Role?
Week of January 8, 2007

What's Your Vegetable-to-Meat Ratio?
Week of January 1, 2007

Beyond 5 a Day
Week of December 25, 2006

Sodium: Questions Remain
Week of December 18, 2006

Coffee: Health Food or Simply Not a Risk?
Week of December 11, 2006

Weight Checks: How Often? How Helpful?
Week of December 4, 2006

Green Tea: The Confusing Brew
Week of November 27, 2006

Fast Food: Is Portion the Problem?
Week of November 20, 2006

Putting the Pieces Together about Breast Cancer Risk
Week of November 13, 2006

Antioxidants: New Studies Contrast with Old Theories
Week of November 6, 2006

Beans: Next Step for Better Eating?
Week of October 30, 2006

More Studies Link Lack of Sleep to Overweight
Week of October 23, 2006

Lymphoma Related to Diet? HM
Week of October 16, 2006

Is Lymphoma Related to Diet?
Week of October 16, 2006

Checking Food Labels or Using Them?
Week of October 9, 2006

Is it Eating Breakfast or What You Eat for Breakfast?
Week of October 2, 2006

Organic Milk: What You Get for the Money
Week of September 25, 2006

Poverty: Can We Change Its Impact on Cancer Risk?
Week of September 18, 2006

Omega-3 Fats Not All the Same
Week of September 11, 2006

Karen Collins

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