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July 20, 2018
How to Get America on the Mediterranean Diet

How to Get America on the Mediterranean Diet (The New York Times)

In 1953, not long before President Dwight Eisenhower suffered a heart attack in office, the social scientist Leland Allbaugh published “Crete: A Case Study of an […]
May 29, 2018

‘People just have less time now’: is the Mediterranean diet dying out?

Possible suspects in the demise of the Mediterranean diet are not hard to find in the food court of Plenilunio, a giant mall not far from […]
April 20, 2018

The Olive Oil Diet: Nutritional Secrets of the Original Superfood by Dr. Simon Poole

The Olive Oil Diet describes a diet for life. It is a way of living which has been shown to help people not only to achieve […]
April 12, 2018

The Fruit, Herbs & Vegetables of Italy

In 1614, Giacomo Castelvetro, native of Modena but for years in England in selfimposed exile, had a French scribe copy out three versions of his essay […]
April 5, 2018
Mediterranean Diet - historical and research overview

Mediterranean Diets: historical and research overview

“Diets consumed by Mediterranean populations have been a subject of interest since antiquity, with more recente investigation focused on their evident health benefits. The work of […]
February 9, 2018

Healthy Eating at Massachusetts General Hospital Nutrition & Food Services

Healthy Eating at Massachusetts General Hospital Nutrition & Food Services presentation by Deborah Boudrow, RD, LDN Senior Procurement Manager Nutrition & Food Services May 16, 2017 […]
February 9, 2018

Join the Mediterranean Diet Roundtable Ambassadors’ Breakfast.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 8:30 am – 11:00 am Ronald Reagan Building and International Center 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20004 Don’t miss this […]
August 25, 2017
MDR 2017 audience

The 2017 Mediterranean Diet Roundtable in Boston: stellar speakers for the third edition

May 5, 2017

Mediterranean Diet Score and Its Association with Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the predominant cause of blindness in high-income countries. It is of growing importance in other settings, in association with increasing longevity. […]