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Alexandra Archard

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Nutrition News

Digital Nutrition: Top 4 Nutrition Apps

By On October 12, 2015

…I have just done something major. I made the switch: iPhone to Android. I’m still undecided as to whether or not it’s the right decision, but we can only work with what… Read More

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Nutrition News

Where are your Omega-3’s coming from?

By On August 11, 2015

With nutrition science constantly changing, various supplements come and go, but few have stood the test of time as much as Omega-3. The primary source of the world’s dietary omega-3 is derived… Read More

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Perspectives

You Put What in Where? Food Fortification & Diet

By On July 8, 2015

The concept of food fortification is initially fairly mundane, conjuring up images of Vitamin-D fortified milk and folic acid added to our loaf of bread. Sure, it’s something that we just take… Read More

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Nutrition News

The Secret Life of a Student Volunteer

By On May 14, 2015

It’s no secret that getting a job after university is likely to be a difficult feat, so it’s now more than ever that students are wanting to stand out from the crowd;… Read More

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Interviews

Interview with Melanie McGrice

By On April 6, 2015

I am lucky enough to be working under Melanie McGrice at her dietetic clinic in Melbourne, so thought I would share a little insight into a day in her very busy life. Melanie… Read More

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Nutrition News

Star Rating System Review

By On March 16, 2015

The introduction of a front-of-pack (FOP) labelling system has endeavoured to educate the consumer about important nutritional information. The Health Star Rating (HSR) system is one such FOP labelling scheme. The HSR… Read More

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Perspectives

Can you shout me dinner?

By On February 23, 2015

Food insecurity is a real issue in Australia, affecting 5.2% of the population.² It refers to a lack of access to nutritious, healthy food in a safe and reliable way.   I was… Read More

Perspectives

An International Perspective on Nutrition

By On January 10, 2015

Recently, I was lucky enough to be one of twenty five Deakin University students selected to be a part of an ‘International Perspectives in Nutrition’ unit. One of the perks of this,… Read More

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Nutrition News

Meat Free Monday

By On December 1, 2014

Meat Free Monday: Our favourite day of the week! Hooray! Oh I think I just heard a collective groan? Never fear! I won’t let you go hungry, friends. If you haven’t heard… Read More