Nutrition and cancer

By Leanne McCrate Today I am writing about a topic near to my heart: nutrition and cancer, or more pointedly, nutrition myths and cancer. My clinical experience included 12 years of oncology nutrition…

Knee pain slowing you down?

Many people are limited by knee pain in their everyday lives. As a result, playing with kids or grandkids, golfing, biking, gardening and other cherished activities may bring more pain than joy. Join …

Prediabetes

Leanne McCrate, RD, LD, CNSC Dear Dietician, My husband was just diagnosed with prediabetes. We were given a sheet of paper with information on this, but it left us with many questions. Does he need a…

A question about fiber

Leanne McCrate, RD, LD, CNSC Dear Dietitian, I just read an article that said eating a high fiber diet helps prevent colon cancer, but other articles on this topic have said the opposite. This is frus…

Weight Loss

Leanne McCrate, RD, LD, CNSC Dear Readers: Now that the holidays are over and it’s back to our normal routine, some of us may resolve to eat healthier in 2019. Many of us have overindulged in certain …