Reduce Chronic Inflammation with Diet: What you need to understand explained by a registered dietitian nutritionist

Inflammation is the body’s natural response to injury, irritations, or infections. When we see or feel the symptoms, redness, swelling, heat, pain, we want to get rid of the inflammation as soon as possible.  However, this type of acute…

Resolutions for Diet, Weight Loss, and Getting Healthy from Long Island RDN: How to manage your food all year

Are you ready to make your 2023 resolutions?  Your list may need to include those for weight management and health promotion. As a registered dietitian with over 30 years working with patients, I believe any time is a good time to make…
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Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer Progression or Returning with a Healthy Diet Plan: Long Island Registered Dietitian Explains Link Between Breast Cancer and Nutrition

If you have or have had breast cancer, you probably want to know what you can eat that might lower your risk of the cancer progressing or returning.  Fortunately, breast cancer is one of the most researched types of cancer - examining the…
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A Long Island Dietitian Nutritionist explains the Benefits of Time-Restricted Eating: Chrononutrition and Weight Loss

As a NYS certified dietitian nutritionist, I work with many individuals who need to manage their weight as well as health issues such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease (cardiometabolic diseases). In my last blog I explained and discussed…
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CAN LATE NIGHT EATING LEAD TO WEIGHT GAIN? Long Island Dietitian Nutritionist Discusses Weight Loss, Health, and Eating Times.

Does meal timing matter?  Would it be beneficial if you ate according to your internal clock?  These questions can only be answered if you understand CHRONONUTRITION. Chrononutrition is an emerging field of nutrition sciences that studies…
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Medical Nutrition Therapy, PLADO – The 21st Century Approach to Chronic Kidney Disease, explained by a New York State Certified Dietitian Nutritionist

  It is fortunate for those with chronic kidney disease that nutritional factors can significantly impact the progression.  As stated in Today’s Dietitian, “at a minimum, a careful diet can help preserve patients’ remaining…
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Long Island Dietitian Tips to Lose Weight, Nutritionist Warns Against Fad Diets and Cheating

The Cheating Strategy for Dieting, Is it Effective? Ask an RDN.   Before I explain my viewpoint, I must define the word cheat from Merriam-Webster. To deprive of something valuable. Question:  What food are you…
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A Long Island Registered Dietitian Nutritionist’s Suggestions for Easy Family Meals

Most parents want to eat meals with their children.  It is an opportunity to “strengthen family bonds and for social development”, as well as a time for family laughter, teachable moments and catching up.  The benefits were discussed…
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The Benefits of Family Meals explained by a New York State Certified Dietitian Nutritionist

  When a family sits together at the table for a meal, not only do they share the time together, but they speak with each other in a relaxed setting, sharing ideas and experiences.  Based on their lifestyle and culture, each family…
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Additional strategies and nutrition recommendations to manage food cravings, explained by a Long Island Certified Dietitian Nutritionist

Last week I discussed some physiological, emotional, and psychological reasons we experience cravings. Now that you have a better idea of why you have cravings and have started implementing the strategies I recommended in my last blog, it…