Expert Blog Posts

  1. December 3, 2013

    Holiday food safety tips

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Bone up on food safety to ensure that your holiday celebrations don't go awry. 1 comment
  2. July 31, 2013

    Enjoy summer's bounty but don't neglect food safety

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. As tempting as that fresh produce looks, don't take a bite before you give it a good wash to remove dirt and bacteria. 4 comments
  3. June 26, 2013

    Summer food safety tips

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D.

    Love picnics and cooking outdoors? Don't forget these food safety tips.

    5 comments
  4. May 14, 2013

    Safe juicing and blending

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Before you turn on the juicer or blender, be sure to read these food safety tips. 8 comments
  5. February 13, 2013

    Lettuce gets a bad rap, but cooks need to clean up their act

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Prevent food poisoning with these simple food safety tips. 3 comments
  6. January 9, 2013

    Restaurant trends — What's on the menu for 2013?

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Restaurants are embracing locally sourced, healthier options for adults and children. Will these trends delight diners? 10 comments
  7. January 3, 2013

    Is 'pink slime' making a comeback?

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Companies that produce lean finely textured beef are challenging the media's description of their product as unsafe. Do they have a case? 13 comments
  8. November 22, 2011

    Cooking a turkey? Avoid these mishaps

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Want to disaster-proof your holiday dinner? Then check out the top turkey mishaps and see how to avoid them. 1 comment
  9. July 2, 2011

    Remember 3 numbers for safely cooking meat

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Is it done yet? New food safety recommendations make it easier to tell when meat is fully cooked. 3 comments
  10. April 6, 2011

    Does your kitchen need a spring cleaning?

    By Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D. Spring is the perfect time to clean your kitchen and review the food safety basics. 4 comments
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