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National Nutrition Month

March 2019: National Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month is used to highlight the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle, including a balanced diet and consistent physical activity.

Sarah Herrera
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

Finding Your Local Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

A Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), also known as a Registered Dietitian (RD), is an expert in food and human nutrition.

Sarah Herrera
winter skin

Fight Dry Winter Skin with These Three Nutrition Tips

By Ellie Krieger Special to The Washington Post for Greensboro.com If you are suffering from...

Aimee Sharp

Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 3: Daily Care and Troubleshooting (with CE credit)

This free course has already taken place. Contact your local Shield HealthCare...

Sarah Herrera
Nutrición Enteral

Pump Setup: Step-by-Step Training Videos

Watch videos showing how to use an Infinity feeding pump, Kangaroo Joey feeding pumps, how to use an enteral backpack, how to bolus feed and more.

Mary Kuehl, MS, RD, CNSC

Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 2: Administering Formula (with CE credit)

Enteral feeding tubes are commonly used across many healthcare settings. As a result, it is useful for healthcare providers to be familiar with the use and care of feeding tubes.

Sarah Herrera
feeding tube

Tube Feeding Complications and Emergencies

Unforeseen events happen. And when it comes to a feeding tube, it is best to be prepared and stay calm. Learn how to handle tube feeding complications.

Sarah Herrera

Milk Allergy Alert: Frito-Lay/Smartfood Popcorn

Frito-Lay announced a voluntary recall of select 1/2 oz. bags of Smartfood Delight Sea Salt Flavored popcorn inadvertently filled with cheese-flavored...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS

Enteral Feeding Tubes: A Guide for Nurses, Part 1: Tube Identification (with CE credit)

With advanced technology, the variety of feeding tube materials, designs and features has become complex. This course will help you identify feeding tubes and their components. 

Sarah Herrera
seniors and nutrition

Seniors and Nutrition

As we age we tend to need fewer calories while requiring more key nutrients. This paradox can cause complications for seniors if not properly managed.

Sarah Herrera