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Top Hints for a Healthy Halloween by Dr. Andrea Pryce, N.D. (Hawthorn Faculty)

Ahhhh October…the kickoff to the holiday season and arguably the sweetest time of the year! A time when children look forward to dressing up and gathering candy by the bucketload and devouring their fill much to the chagrin of their parents. But with the rising childhood obesity epidemic, many parents have concerns with the amount read more…

The Role of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Childhood Obesity with John Ramotowski, MSc, CHNC

https://youtu.be/KIRq3vH5rzE Child obesity has grown significantly over the past few decades and Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs) is suspect in a child’s environment. EDCs can raise the risk of juvenile obesity by disrupting processes that are essential for growth and development. There are many ways a child can be affected by EDCs, such as from maternal read more...

AAA: Helping Youth Achieve a Healthy Weight with Holistic Nutrition with Laurie Ellis (MHNE Graduate 2015)

Hawthorn University presents Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education (MHNE) program graduate Laurie Ellis (2015) for the All About Alumni presentation Helping Youth Achieve a Healthy Weight with Holistic Nutrition. Join Laurie and learn how she blended holistic nutrition into her nursing career to develop an effective pediatric weight management program. Find out read more...