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The Academy's Nutrition Care Manual is a comprehensive online resource that covers all aspects of nutrition management. NCM’s user-friendly resources include:

  • Disease-specific nutrition assessment, diagnosis, intervention, monitoring and evaluation recommendations.
  • Printable client handouts in English and Spanish.
  • Formulary database.
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Competitive Foods Rules Inch Schools Closer to Dietary Guidelines

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that updated rules on the nutrition standards for competitive foods (foods sold in school stores, in vending machines, in a la carte lines or outside of the school meal program) are expected to be released in April.

It is anticipated that these new rules will focus on decreasing the fat, sodium and sugar in many competitive foods in order to more closely align with recommendations of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. A study by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found updating nutrition standards for snacks and beverages sold in schools could help students maintain a healthy weight and support school foodservice revenue.

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