Tag Archives: Nutrition

Pregnancy Nutrition 101

How should your intake differ during pregnancy? Here we’ll discuss the ins and outs of navigating pregnancy nutrition. From the minute you find out you’re pregnant to the day of your delivery, as an expecting mother you’re bombarded with an abundance of confusing information. Whether it’s how to deal with swollen feet or the best… Read More »

Diet for One? Scientists Stalk the Dream of Personalized Nutrition – The New York Times

A decade ago, spurred by the success of the Human Genome Project and the affordability of genetic sequencing, scientists began to explore the promise of “nutrigenomics.” Could personalized nutrition, informed by knowledge of an individual’s DNA, help prevent and even treat diet-related diseases? The results of early studies from Harvard, Stanford and elsewhere were compelling:… Read More »

Prescription: nutrition – UCI News

In UCI’s culinary medicine course, first- and second-year medical students learn that food is medicine. Consisting of five three-hour workshops in the Anteater Recreation Center’s teaching kitchen, the class aims to equip future physicians with practical skills to help their patients follow doctors’ orders to “eat healthy.” An elective, the course is led by Dr.… Read More »