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Why You Can (and Should) Track Your Macros Aug 11, 2021

Tracking macros has really become extremely popular for weight loss in nutrition and diet culture right now. You might be surprised to know that registered dietitian nutritionists have actually been counting and tracking macros for as long as there has been a field of nutrition...

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Getting Through a Weight-Loss Stall Aug 05, 2021

Everyone who has been on a weight-loss journey has experienced times when their weight loss feels like it’s stalled out. You’re still doing everything that you know to do, are you still doing your exercise, but the numbers on the scale just won’t budge.

That feeling is a very...

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Dealing with Picky Eaters May 24, 2021

You’re a great mom and just like all the great moms out there, you want the best for your kids. Lots of times our kids have better nutrition than we do ourselves! Moms tend to put their kids first and themselves last. You’re putting all the best snacks in front of them, making...

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Starting Solids: Where to begin? May 21, 2021

You are a champ of a parent - you’ve survived the baby stage and that little one of yours is finally ready for some solids, or at least you’re hoping so! Ask every parent about what a child’s first foods should be and you’ll get a different answer. Why not turn to a...

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Am I Making Enough Breastmilk? May 17, 2021

If you are a breastfeeding mom you know the simple joys of being able to feed your child from your body and also the tiny potential stressors like wondering just how much milk your child is getting. Particularly for the first-time breastfeeding mom, you can really overthink your milk production....

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What’s the Difference Between a Dietitian and a Nutritionist? May 14, 2021

To the untrained eye, a registered dietitian and a nutritionist sound like the same type of professional. Diet. Nutrition. It’s all food-related, right? Even though these names sound the same, they couldn’t be more different. From education to ethics, not all...

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What is a Dietitian? May 10, 2021

Dietitian (n) /ˌdīəˈtiSH(ə)n/: an expert on diet and nutrition. While this textbook definition is certainly true, at Dietitians On Demand Direct we’re here to show you a dietitian is so much more than a diet and nutrition expert. Dietitians...

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What is Dietitians On Demand Direct (DOD Direct)? May 03, 2021

Dietitians On Demand Direct (DOD Direct) is your home for honest, approachable nutrition advice from real dietitians. DOD Direct is a branch of Dietitians On Demand, a brand that loves dietitians and has supported their careers for more than 16...

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