Tagged: CDC

From Joan Salge Blake:

According from the latest CDC report, we are not spending enough time shopping in the produce aisle, as over 75% of Americans are not eating the minimum recommended 4.5 cups of fruits and vegetables daily. This dietary shortfall may partially explain why over 65% of Americans are overweight. Snacking on low calorie, high fiber, fruits […]

11th Annual Dudley Allen Sargent Lecture Today

Dr. Richard E. Besser, Senior Health and Medical Editor for ABC News and former Acting Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be the guest speaker at the 11th annual Dudley Allen Sargent Lecture at the College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College today.  The title of his lecture is […]

Cookie dough recall

Nestle USA is voluntarily recalling its Toll House refrigerated cookie dough products after reports of people getting ill from eating the dough raw.  School of Management Professor Michael Salinger, a former director at the Federal Trade Commission, can discuss the mechanics of such recalls. Contact Michael Salinger, 617-353-4408, salinger@bu.edu