• Nutrition Blog

    Eat Seafood to Improve Your Heart Health

    Two recent scientific reports, based on a comprehensive review of published science, recommend that the general population increase the amount of seafood they eat to a minimum of two times per week. S...

  • Advocacy Blog

    Seafood During Pregnancy

    How much seafood should you eat during pregnancy? Eat at least 2-3 servings of seafood per week to boost babies’ brain development. Choosing the right foods during pregnancy can make a big diff...

  • Sustainability Blog

    NOAA defends U.S. Fisheries

    This week, NOAA Fisheries Assistant Administrator, Chris Oliver, sent a letter to the editor of Marine Policy that does not mince words. In response to a new report on IUU fishing, Mr. Oliver asks the...

  • Video Blog

    The Global Seafood Market Conference is….

    NFI presents the Global Seafood Market Conference at The InterContinental Hotel Miami, Jan 23-25, 2018. *Committee/Council Meetings will be held on January 21-22 before the start of the conference. Re...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Benefits of Eating Fish

    Nutritional Benefits of Eating Fish Fish provides a variety of health benefits through providing vital nutrients like Omega-3s, which the body does not create on its own, and serving as an ideal sour...

  • Nutrition Video Blog

    Eating Fish During Pregnancy

    This week the Washington Post features a nutritional how-to for moms-to-be that takes on seafood with a simple stanza. NFI’s registered dietitians also just posted an-depth piece about the nutrition...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Can pregnant women eat seafood? Washington Post Knows

    Relying on science-based reporting The Washington Post took a major step that more and more news outlets relying on science-based reporting are taking. They actually looked at the research surroundin...

  • Health Blog

    Can Pregnant Women Eat Fish? Your Guide to Eating Fish During Pregnancy

    While the questions used to be: Can pregnant women eat fish or can pregnant women eat seafood... The questions are now: Am I eating enough fish during pregnancy? What are the healthiest fish to eat? ...

  • Health Blog

    Safe Fish Abound; Fukushima Fears Unfounded

    Pacific Teems with Safe Fish A new study of seafood from the Pacific, titled Concerns Regarding Radioactivity in Migratory Seafood Negated, puts a pretty fine point on what years of research that cam...

  • Health Blog

    New Study Finds Fat Vital for Health

    New Study Tracks Diets of Thousands across 18 Countries There’s a large new study making waves about the relationship between dietary fats, carbs, and health. The research found that higher fat int...

  • Trade & Commerce Press Release

    NFI Statement on Seafood Import Monitoring Program Decision

    August 29, 2017— NFI is disappointed with the court’s decision. The Seafood Import Monitoring Program (SIMP) remains an expensive burden for the American companies that will bear the costs, for in...

  • Sustainability Blog

    UPDATE: How San Diego Magazine Handles Errors

    UPDATE: 08.25.17 Despite the fact that the reporter responsible for the story originally told us unequivocally that he would not be issuing a correction of any kind, the newly-edited story now be...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Benefits of Eating Fish and Seafood Based on Age

    How Does Seafood Benefit You?   Seafood Nutritional Benefits Eating seafood 2 to 3 times per week has scientifically-proven health benefits The latest Dietary Guidelines for Americans rec...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Seafood Benefits for Older Adults

    What Can Seafood Do For You? Staying healthy as you age is important. There are nutrients you need in order to keep yourself in the best possible health. Eating protective foods that contain benefici...

  • Nutrition Blog

    Seafood Benefits for Children

    Seafood Sets Kids Up for a Lifetime of Health Seafood is a great source of protein, which helps the body repair and make new cells. This is especially important during childhood and adolescence, when...