A Registered Dietitians Observations at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic's Expo

Last weekend  in Philadelphia, PA hundreds of food and beverage manufacturers, big and small, major and start-up, hawked their wares for thousands of Registered Dietitans to scrutinize, taste and marvel their products.  Yes, we dietians love all that is healthy, tasty and least processed but what about the "junk food"? Should they be allowed to set up shop in such an environment? Why not? Don't the dietians need to know about the so-called "junk food"?  Here are some interesting observations from this RD.   ...more