The slogan for the 2014 National Nutrition Month was, "Enjoy the taste of eating right." The slogan for the 2015 National Nutrition Month is, "Bite into a healthy lifestyle." The theme changes every year as does the artwork on the posters advertising the celebration. National Nutritional Month occurs each year during March and was originally created by The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.Continue Reading
The purpose of National Nutrition Month is to create awareness about healthy living via making more informed food choices and developing better eating and physical activity habits, typically through lower calorie consumption. It is also designed to promote members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as reputable professionals who dispense sound advice on healthy eating to members of the public.
During National Nutrition Month, Registered Dietitian Day is also celebrated. The majority of the members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics are either registered dietitians or dietetic technicians. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is formerly known as the American Dietetic Association.
National Nutritional Month originally began as a week-long event during the month of March in 1973. The event proved to be popular among the public and, as a result, became a month-long celebration in 1980.Learn more about Nutritional Amounts & Limits
In terms of nutrition "good" carbohydrates are complex carbohydrates such as those found in beans, whole grains and many green vegetables. "Bad" carbohydrates are simple carbs, such as those in cane sugar, white flour and starchy vegetables such as potatoes.Full Answer >
Basic nutrition is necessary for the human body to function normally. According to the CDC, basic nutrition consists of things such as primary food groups, hydration, healthy fats, carbohydrates, protein and vitamins and minerals.Full Answer >
Eating dinner late at night is not a problem if the foods are healthy, according to nutrition expert Shereen Lehman for About.com. A person must stay within his daily calorie limit. Eating a small snack that is packed with carbohydrates may help him sleep better at night. Late-night eating may also be associated with health problems, such as depression, diabetes, obesity or low self-esteem.Full Answer >
Many large corporations have famous catchy slogans, such as McDonald's slogan, "I'm lovin it." Another fast food chain with a catchy slogan is KFC's, "It's finger-lickin' good." WalMart is a large retail corporation with the slogan, "Save Money. Live Better."Full Answer >