September 2020 Newsletter

 

 

It’s World Alzheimer’s Month, National Food Safety Education Month & Spotlight on Malnutrition Month
Let’s rally together to put the spotlight on Alzheimer’s, Food Safety and Malnutrition in September!
September is World Alzheimer’s Month, an observance that is near and dear to my heart. Millions of Americans are affected by Alzheimer’s disease, but research has shown us that there are steps you can take to live a healthier life and help prevent the development of the disease. I think these lifestyle changes are also relevant and beneficial to staying healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, so please feel free to share freely.

 

From everyone at Becky Dorner & Associates, we’re keeping those affected by Hurricane Laura in our thoughts. In the midst of hurricane season, I wanted to be sure to include resources on disaster planning in the era of COVID-19 to help those who are struggling. If you have questions on a specific emergency plan, we’d be happy to offer our insight.

 

As we continue to battle the COVID-19 pandemic, our remote consulting offer is still available to aid you as we all learn how to navigate through this challenging time. Please reach out to the Becky Dorner & Associates Consulting team to let us know how we can support you. Contact us today!

 

P.S. Click here for information and resources on COVID-19. You may experience slight shipping delays on hard copy books during the COVID-19 crisis. Digital books and online courses are available immediately. Please contact us if you have questions.

 

Warmest Regards,
Becky
The Latest News in Health & Nutrition
for September
Focusing on Malnutrition in September
September is Spotlight on Malnutrition Month, a time to focus on increasing awareness of the severity of malnutrition in our country. Malnutrition is a serious condition in which RDNs play a vital role in diagnosing and treating.
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September is World Alzheimer’s Month
September is World Alzheimer’s Month, a time meant for focusing on Alzheimer’s research, awareness and prevention. Did you know that someone develops Alzheimer’s every 65 seconds in America?
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September is National Food Safety Education Month
September is National Food Safety Education Month, a great opportunity to raise awareness about the steps consumers can take to safely prepare food and protect themselves from foodborne illness.
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Natural Disasters and the COVID-19 Pandemic
It’s hurricane season—in the middle of a pandemic—which means emergency planning probably looks a little different for most health care facilities. Infection control and food safety should be the focuses of any new disaster plan.
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New Clinical Practice Guidelines on Nutrition for Patients with Kidney Disease
Updated guidelines on nutrition for patients with kidney disease have recently been released. Now clinicians and nutrition professionals have guidance for all stages of kidney disease.
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New CPE Courses
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September 17

Lab Assessment of Nutritional Status

Dr. Mary Litchford
PhD, RDN, LDN

November 12

Diet and Physical Activity for Cancer Prevention: What Health Professionals Need to Know about the Latest Recommendations

Karen Collins
MS, RDN, CDN, FAND

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Renal Nutrition Guidelines: Updates and Implementation – Webinar 1

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