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Las Vegas Weekly
January 30, 2021

The pandemic has done a number on our stomachs. We’re mostly stuck at home—whether working remotely or just staying safe in quarantine. And it’s too easy to just snack all day.

Newswise
March 24, 2020

As local, state, and federal public health officials continue to urge social distancing as the best way to stay safe from the coronavirus pandemic, Americans across the country are hunkering down in their homes and finding ways to adjust to the new, albeit temporary, restrictions on daily life.

Newswise
March 24, 2020

As local, state, and federal public health officials continue to urge social distancing as the best way to stay safe from the coronavirus pandemic, Americans across the country are hunkering down in their homes and finding ways to adjust to the new, albeit temporary, restrictions on daily life.

Greatist
February 20, 2020

File this under: weird things bodybuilders do to show off their gains. There’s a diet out there called the tuna diet. It’s a short-term, crash diet designed to yield rapid weight loss.

El Tiempo
September 19, 2019

“The Hispanic community is very likely to develop chronic diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure, so it is very important to instill healthy habits in children. I invite you to join us at our eighth festival, which aims to have healthy children, at the festival, which will take place on Saturday, September 28, you will find a lot of information that will allow you to help you find a way to live in a healthy way ”, said Susan Taylor, program manager at the University of Nevada Reno Cooperative Extension, in her Clark County division.

Health Day
September 11, 2017

At lunchtime, it's easy to fall into a rut. To jazz up this midday meal for your kids or yourself, take some brown-bagging tips from a registered dietitian.

Recent Nutrition Center Accomplishments

September 14, 2021
Laura Kruskall (Nutrition Center) has been elected and appointed as the chair of the Dietitian Advisory Group of the Department of Health and Human Services, Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health. She has served as a member of this committee since 2010. The mission of the advisory group is to examine, consider, and make recommendations...