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Why Should Dietitians “Study Abroad”? Take your nutrition career to the next level through travel! At Oldways, we often say that by honoring cultural...
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As of June 17, 2021, the U.S. Congress approved a new bill recognizing Juneteenth as a federal holiday. This is a huge milestone for all communities...
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When we think of summertime meals in the Mediterranean , one of our most enduring meal memories is that of enjoying grilled seafood—at a seaside...
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What’s a Geographic Indication? Geographic Indications (GI) promote and protect foods made in a particular place with specific production methods. You...
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20 years ago, hummus was a strange foreign product to most U.S. consumers. Today, roughly one in four U.S. consumers has it in their refrigerator...
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The Mediterranean Diet Pyramid graphic is striking; the lush food illustrations provide wonderful inspiration for healthy and delicious Mediterranean...
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The world is opening up again, and so are opportunities to travel! Whether you’re planning a family vacation, solo exploration, or joining a group...
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Since the Mediterranean Diet came to more prominence after the introduction of the Mediterranean Diet Pyramid in 1993 and the many subsequent...
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A spring market in Puglia Springtime in the Mediterranean is heavenly. It makes us think of bright red poppies against stone walls and the iconic...
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At Oldways, we explore African Heritage Diets through the lens of four major regions of the African Diaspora: Africa (especially West and Central...
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As part of their work that led to the Seven Countries Study and more common knowledge about the Mediterranean Diet , Ancel and Margaret Keys observed...
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Add a little pizazz to your Zoom calls! Share your love of food, culture, and beautiful travel destinations by using a Zoom background inspired by...

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