Category Archives: Health Science

Endurance Events: What to Eat for the Long Haul

This week, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on endurance events. Endurance events, such as marathons, ultra … Continue reading

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Stretching: A Key Component of Physical Fitness

This week, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on stretching. Regular stretching is an important part of … Continue reading

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Juice: Can It Really Make You Faster?

This week, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on juice drinks. Juice products promising health, fitness, and … Continue reading

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10-Mile Race Preparation

This week, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on preparing for a 10-mile race. Lisa, a 30 … Continue reading

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15 Tips to Avoid Gaining 15 by 2015

With the holiday season upon us, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer expert tips on staying healthy. It’s that … Continue reading

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Nutrition for the Older Adult, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access Receives a 5-Star Review

Our recently published Nutrition for the Older Adult, Second Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access by Melissa Bernstein and Nancy Munoz just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer, Amy Hess-Fischl, … Continue reading

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Nutrition and Exercise Tips for Cold Weather Training

With the weather growing colder, our special guest bloggers, Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise, offer nutrition an exercise tips for cold weather training. … Continue reading

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Review: Nutrition Decisions: Eat Smart, Move More “is one all professors should consider adopting”

The Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior recently published a rave review on Nutrition Decisions: Eat Smart, Move More by Carolyn Dunn. According to the review, “there are a number of textbooks available for basic nutrition courses, but this resource … Continue reading

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Sports Drinks: To Drink or Not to Drink?

Would you like to learn more about sports drinks? Read a special guest blog post from Lilah Al-Masri, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, and Simon Bartlett, PhD, CSCS, ATC, authors of 100 Questions and Answers about Sports Nutrition & Exercise. One … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Author Wins Prestigious Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award

We’re so proud to announce that Ronni Chernoff, author of Geriatric Nutrition: The Health Professional’s Handbook, Fourth Edition, will receive the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award later this month at the 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ (FNCE) in Atlanta, … Continue reading

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