• Health Blog

    Pasta and pizza

    Today I have two pictures, lunch from Friday and lunch from Saturday. Friday was a classic office favorite mac-n-cheese with salmon. Saturday was unique pizza with zucchini, cherry tomatoes, pin...

  • Health Blog

    Mini-burgers

    Im finally in the stretch of wedding planning Ive always dreamed of selecting the food! Were going to have generous hors doeuvres versus a sit-down dinner, because we want to encourage minglin...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    World Renowned Clinic Says Don’t Give Up Tilapia

    While the hand wringing about whether tilapia is good for you continues unabated in the mainstream press one of the most respected medical research institutes in the world is saying consumers should n...

  • Health Blog

    The truth about tilapia

    As a seafood dietitian, I often encounter what I like to call seafood slander. This is misinformation, usually in the media, about fish. This week was especially frustrating, because of a handful of ...

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    Coalition of Researchers Take the Wind out of Tilapia Studys Sails

    And then the other shoe drops-for days now we've been battered with misguided, poorly researched news reports that repeat from the rafters a sensational claim that bacon and doughnuts might have more ...

  • Health Press Release

    Coalition of Drs Reassure Consumers about Tilapia

    July 17, 2008 Washington, DC In response to confusing reports, an international coalition of more than a dozen doctors spoke out today to clarify that fish like tilapia are low in total and saturate...

  • Health Blog

    Fish and chips

    Last evening my fianc and I made dinner together using a recipe from The Greatest Meal website, Homemade Fish and Chips The Healthy Way. Technically, he was responsible for getting potatoes from...

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    Greenpeaces Delusions of Grandeur

    Greenpeace is at it again today in the Washington Post. And this time theyre suggesting that their sustainability campaign is somehow having an effect on grocers. For starters Greenpeace implies that ...

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    The Fourth Estate Disappoints on Tilapia Story

    The tilapia story is still bouncing around out there with misinformed journalists repeating the easily digestible but off-base, sound-bite science that continues to suggest eating doughnuts and bacon ...

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    Tilapia Story – a preferable perspective?

    Nothing, if not polite. Im talking about our new friends at the Winston Salem Journal and Ill let you in a little secret, I know that paper pretty well because I read it and the Greensboro News and...

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    Tilapia Story Tainted By Journalistic Mistakes

    The Winston Salem Journals Executive Editor responded to our letter this afternoon and had quite a bit to say about his papers reporting (you can read the whole email below.) But what I found most int...

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    Sensational Tilapia Story Begins to Unravel

    So, despite the warnings to the media it's happened again. A reporter eager for a sensational headline has botched a story about seafood science and in the process created an unnecessary scare. This ...

  • Health Blog

    Radio show

    The transcript from my radio spot is now available. As agonizing as it is to listen to my own voice, I really do get a kick out of the show. Andy was such a fun host and the fishy music is fabulous....

  • Health Blog

    Seafood paella

    I just tallied it up, and over my 3 days in Mexico, I ate seafood 7 times. We had swordfish tostados, grilled mahi-mahi, crispy shrimp salad, smoked salmon for breakfast, fish tacos, and even sus...

  • Press Release

    Feds Choose Shrimp to Test Import Safety Certification

    July 9, 2008 Washington, DC During the first-ever Import Safety Summit, Michael Leavitt, Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), which oversees the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), announce...