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September 18, 2018

Good Fats, Bad Fats (The New York Times)

If concerned about preserving good health over all, focus on a Mediterranean-style diet heavy on plant foods and unsaturated vegetable oils, with whole grains like brown […]
July 24, 2018

MDR 2018 Yale Edition

What a memorable event the Yale edition of the MDR! Food and sustainability, environment and education, trade and policy: these were some of the topics discussed […]
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 […]