CAND BLOG

"We the People": A Beginner’s Guide to Advocacy

By Stephanie Hofhenke / April 22, 2012
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Many people complain, but very few often take action. Operationalizing individual aspirations for the Nation’s priorities can be an intimidating process for beginners, but is crucial to corporate change.

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Soda Tax? Boston Tea Party move over…

By Stephanie Hofhenke / February 9, 2011

2/3 of adults and 1/3 of children are overweight or obese. Sugary soda drinks lack nutritional value and can lead to weight gain if consumed in excess, but putting a tax on sugary beverages is not the answer.

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Vitamin D: Should You Be Taking Supplements?

By Stephanie Hofhenke / December 27, 2010
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For those who are deficient in Vitamin D, don’t plan on getting your daily recommended allowance outside…

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The Great Chocolate Milk Debate

By Stephanie Hofhenke / September 27, 2010

Should chocolate milk be allowed in schools? This question is debatable, but dietitians should know how to respond. Chocolate milk like everything else can be healthy in moderation!

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