Carlene Helble-Elite Nutrition Intern
In recent years, the Mediterranean Diet has made an appearance in popular culture, but did you know it’s really been around for, well, centuries? This ‘longevity’ diet has been proven to be beneficial to your health and can reduce the risk of metabolic syndrome, inflammation, cancer, and type two diabetes.
You have the chance to join the nutrition entrepreneurs DPG for a webinar on this topic! Carla McGill and Keri Gans, also registered dietitians, will be leading the event June 9,2010 at 1 pm EDT, Noon CDT, 11 am MST, 10 am PDT and will last for one hour. Take an hour for yourself to discover a bit more. The curriculum includes defining and discussing the Mediterranean diet with the most up to date scientific literature, the relation ship on the diet for reducing your risk for chronic disease, and learning how to use the Mediterranean diet in your life with tips to make it happen. The webinar is free to NE members with a nonmember fee of $15.