How I realised I wanted to study Dietetics

I am lucky enough to have found myself a career path that I am so passionate about. I love food, I love science and I love the idea of working in healthcare- so a career as a Dietitian seemed to be the right fit for me. However, before I realised that Nutrition and Dietetics was … Continue reading How I realised I wanted to study Dietetics

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Reading Nutrition Labels: Nutrition Claims!

These pesky nutrition claims! In second year of Uni (2015) I spent almost a whole semester investigating the truth and misconceptions behind a number of nutrition and health claims on some of the most commonly purchased food products in the supermarkets. Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ) are an agency that develop and administer the food … Continue reading Reading Nutrition Labels: Nutrition Claims!