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Nutrition Management of Cancer 524 394 Visual Veggies

Nutrition Management of Cancer

Cancer Overview Cancer involves mutated cells abnormally dividing and reproducing which spread throughout the body.  It is one of the largest contributors to death in the US, responsible for nearly one out of every four…

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Nutrition Management of Cardiovascular Disease 288 288 Visual Veggies

Nutrition Management of Cardiovascular Disease

February is American Heart Month and a time to focus on heart health and preventing heart diseases, though taking actions to preventing health diseases should be daily activities. Cardiovascular Disease Cardiovascular disease, or CVD for…

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Calculate Selling Price 900 600 Visual Veggies

Calculate Selling Price

There are several methods a restaurant can determine the selling price of an item.  This article goes over some commonly used methods, such as the factor pricing method, prime cost method, and actual cost method.…

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As Purchased and Edible Portion 900 600 Visual Veggies

As Purchased and Edible Portion

As Purchased and Edible Portion In keeping with the spirit of the holiday of Thanksgiving coming up next month, I thought it would be appropriate to go over a frequently asked question on AP and…

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Math and the RD and DTR Exams 640 426 Visual Veggies

Math and the RD and DTR Exams

Math and the RD and DTR Exams Probably the most asked about topic I receive from students is help with the math used in the many nutrition equations.  I thought it would be useful to…

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Sports Nutrition – After Exercise 900 600 Visual Veggies

Sports Nutrition – After Exercise

This article is the final installment of a series of three articles on sports nutrition.  Also check out Sports Nutrition – Before Exercise and Sports Nutrition – During Exercise. Sports Nutrition – After Exercise This month’s…

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Sports Nutrition – During Exercise 614 411 Visual Veggies

Sports Nutrition – During Exercise

This article is Part 2 of a series of three articles.  Last month’s article covered Sports Nutrition – Before Exercise, and next month’s will cover Sports Nutrition – After Exercise. Sports Nutrition – During Exercise…

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Sports Nutrition – Before Exercise 640 426 Visual Veggies

Sports Nutrition – Before Exercise

This article is Part 1 of a series of three articles.  Later articles will cover Sports Nutrition – During Exercise, and then Sports Nutrition – After Exercise. Sports Nutrition – Before Exercise Now that we’re…

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Which Enteral Nutrition Formula Should I Suggest for a Patient? 640 427 Visual Veggies

Which Enteral Nutrition Formula Should I Suggest for a Patient?

Which Enteral Nutrition Formula to Recommend There are so many different commercial enteral nutrition formulas on the market, and each are unique to specific patient needs, medical conditions, and requirements.  So which one is just…

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What Adjustments are Needed when Cooking & Baking at High Altitudes? 600 350 Visual Veggies

What Adjustments are Needed when Cooking & Baking at High Altitudes?

What Adjustments are Needed when Cooking & Baking at High Altitudes? Did you know at high altitudes, breads and cakes could rise too much and crack in the center?  Brownies could be overly gummy and…

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What Are Complimentary Proteins? 640 360 Visual Veggies

What Are Complimentary Proteins?

What are Complimentary Proteins? Before getting to the question of complimentary proteins, we should review complete and incomplete proteins and essential and nonessential amino acids first. Essential amino acids are the amino acids that must…

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We are compatible with Mac! 620 308 Visual Veggies
RD Practice Exam Mac and PC

We are compatible with Mac!

No longer is Visual Veggies software only available for Windows machines! As of today, both RD Practice Exam and DTR Practice Exam are now also compatible with Mac! Software is compatible with Mac OS X 10.4 and later.

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