Julie Whittington, RD

Healthy tips from a Registered Dietitian

Feeding Our Preschoolers Well

Do you think you serve your preschooler appropriate amounts of foods?  With all the kids’ food products out there, and oversized kids’ portions at restaurants, it can be difficult to … Continue reading

October 12, 2010 · Leave a comment

Infants and toddlers achieve good nutrition with healthful feeding plan

If you are a parent of an infant or toddler, you may wonder if you are giving your child the best nutrition possible.  You hear about food allergies, sensitivities and … Continue reading

May 7, 2009 · 3 Comments

Food allergies on the rise

More than 12 million Americans suffer from food allergies.  Young children make up the highest percentage by age, with about one in 17 children under the age of 3 (5.6% … Continue reading

May 3, 2009 · Leave a comment

Some infant formula found to contain melamine

Another reason to breastfeed…   So there is yet another reason to breastfeed infants.  The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has now set the standard for what it considers “trace … Continue reading

December 8, 2008 · Leave a comment