• Sustainability Press Release

    Gas Prices Deal Devastating Blow to Atlantic Clam Industry

    June 13, 2008 Washington, D.C. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has told the hard working fishermen of theMid-Atlantic that the all-important 2008 Clam Survey will not happ...

  • Health Blog

    Fish may help fight diabetes

    A study came out recently that shows people who stick closely to a Mediterranean diet full of vegetables, fish, and healthy fats such as olive oil, while low in red meat, dairy products, and alcohol ...

  • Health Blog

    (More) RDs Weigh In

    Today has been extremely busy, so my entry is short and picture-less. I simply want to refer you to another dietitian-authored blog called RDs Weigh In. One of my biggest health tips is to only take...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    (Part III) NBC Nightly News Airs Seafood Sustainability Scare-Story

    For willingness to enter into a dialog about the issues we have with their story, NBC gets an A. For constructive, factual arguments in their correspondence... well, let's just say they get less than ...

  • Health Blog

    Non-traditional tuna fish

    I have a long-standing aversion to mayonnaise. Its getting better I can tolerate mayo as an unidentifiable ingredient but I still cant handle mayo in my tuna. Straight tuna on bread isnt much be...

  • Safety Press Release

    Additional FDA Funding a Must

    June 10, 2008 Washington, DC The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) says the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) needs an additional $275 million to fund new initiatives including $125 mil...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    (Part II) NBC Nightly News Airs Seafood Sustainability Scare-Story

    First credit where credit is do-- NBC Nightly News Executive producer Alexandra Wallace personally responded to our concerns about Anne Thompsons report on seafood and the oceans. However, she skirte...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    Setting the Record Straight On Tuna Scare Story

    Last week the Daily Californian published what can only be described as a poorly researched tuna scare story. The report came complete with suggestions that an out-of-date, eco-activist study about me...

  • Health Blog

    Compulsory taco

    This last weekend I was in Dallas/Fort Worth to celebrate my sisters high school graduation and visit my family. In accordance with unwritten law, I ate a taco within 45 minutes of landing on Texa...

  • Safety Press Release

    NFI Co-Sponsors Import Safety Summit

    June 9, 2008 Washington The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) announces it is joining 11 other trade associations to sponsor the first-ever Import Safety Summit, scheduled for July 9th in Washingto...

  • Health Resource

    Beneficial Effects of a Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid on Infant Development: Evidence from the Inuit of Artic Quebec

    Beneficial Effects of a Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid on Infant Development: Evidence from the Inuit of Artic Quebec
    Authors: Joseph L. Jacobson, et al.
    Wayne State University School of Medi...

  • Uncategorized Blog

    NBC Nightly News Airs Seafood Sustainability Scare-Story

    Last night NBC News chief environmental affairs correspondent Anne Thompson aired a story titled Sea Change-- Seafood Choices Key to Saving Troubled Waters. Unfortunately it was a one-sided diatribe a...

  • Health Blog

    The new meat and potatoes

    Yesterday I had my first tennis lesson. And when I say first, I mean firstever. I have never picked up a racquet before and have a long way to go before Ill be comfortable doing so in public. M...

  • Health Blog

    Speedy surimi

    Yesterday I was en route to a meeting downtown at lunchtime, so I ate on the go. While my $3.99 8 Piece Brown Rice Surimi Combo doesnt shake a stick at the chefs omakase I enjoyed last weekend, ...

  • Sustainability Press Release

    Condemnation of Tactics in Tuna Dispute

    June 3, 2008 Washington Following weeks of Greenpeace action against tuna vessels world wide that include vandalizing tuna boats operating legally in the Pacific Ocean, boarding vessels in the Medit...