By C. Clark, MS, RD, LDN
March is here, spring is on the horizon, and what better time to celebrate National Nutrition Month
Every March the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) promotes the annual event National Nutrition Month . It started in 1973 as a National Nutrition Week. Due to the growing interest in nutrition, National Nutrition Week became National Nutrition Month in 1980.
The purpose of this month is to educate and inform the public on the importance of making nutritious…