Jul 29

The American Dietetic Associations 2011 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo.

Featuring THE FANTASTIC Sweetener Debate: Nutritive and Non-nutritive Sweeteners, the Member Show will feature a lively point-counterpoint debate on the most recent science related to sweeteners and their impact on health. Speakers consist of Barry Popkin, PhD, and moderator Theresa Nicklas, DrPH. Nourishment science study with particular relevance to the dietetics profession will be showcased, from new and emerging electronic applications and technologies to helping parents develop healthy eating approaches for children. Keynote loudspeaker Jack Canfield, best-selling author of the Poultry Soup for the Soul series, will speak on The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Desire to be.Widespread adoption of the Phase II rules and subsequent phases of CORE can lead to sustained savings for stakeholders over the industry.

A decision in N.Y. Case on access to abortion pills could impact presidential politics Politico looks at what sort of court decision to open Program B prescriptions to females under the age of 17 could place both President Barack Obama and GOP applicant Mitt Romney at that moment. Politico: Contraception Lawsuit Places Obama AT THAT MOMENT A ruling to strike the age 17 limit on ‘Plan B’ -; which, predicated on the judge’s tone in a recent hearing, seems likely -; could again force focus on reproductive politics at the same time when both parties might prefer to spotlight the economy. But the stakes may be higher for President Obama, who would need to decide whether to charm -; possibly before November .