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4 Tips to Help You Stay Healthy During COVID-19

With the recent outbreak, many of us are having to stay home to prevent further spread of the virus. Learn more about how to stay healthy during COVID-19.

Cassandra Bursma, RD
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The Importance of Nutrition for Wound Care Management

Many aspects effect the wound healing process, but one of the most important, and commonly overlooked, aspect is nutrition.

Cassandra Bursma, RD
national nutrition month

Celebrate National Nutrition Month: Eat Right, Bite by Bite.

National Nutrition Month, celebrated each March, encourages people to make informed food choices. This year's theme is Eat Right, Bite by Bite.

Stephanie Struyck Elgin
function of carbohydrates

What Do Carbohydrates Do?

In this article, we look at the function of carbohydrates, as well as where they come from, how the body processes them, and which ones to choose.

Shield HealthCare News Team

Video: Nutrition from A to Zinc Recorded Webinar

Watch this recorded webinar: We identify solutions for moist skin, skin folds, pouching over irregular skin contours when managing obesity, hernias and more.

Danny Nguyen
Halloween candy

5 Tips for Managing Your Kid’s Halloween Candy

There are many opinions out there about how much candy is appropriate for kids. But not every family is the same. These 5 tips may help you find a solution.

Sarah Sanchez, NDTR

Understanding the Recent Changes to the Nutrition Facts Label

The FDA has mandated a nutrition facts label update by July 2021. This will be the first update since nutrition labels were first introduced in 1994.

Sarah Sanchez, NDTR
Adult Tube Feeding Guide

Introducing Our Free Adult Tube Feeding Guide

We are pleased to offer our new "Adult Tube Feeding Guide" for free. This guide provides comprehensive information about adult tube feeding.

Danny Nguyen
nutrition tips for older adults webinar

Thrive Over 65: Nutrition Tips for Older Adults – Recorded Webinar

Watch this recorded webinar. 1 CE Contact Hour Available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education). In this session, we cover ways to help combat some of the health concerns commonly associated with aging.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS

5 Common Tube Feeding Questions

The idea of getting a feeding tube can be overwhelming and will present new challenges and responsibilities, but it will ultimately give your body the fuel it needs, so you can stay healthy and either maintain or improve your lifestyle.

Cassandra Bursma, RD