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Media Releases


Jul 14, 2014

Nutrition labelling changes proposed: Dietitians of Canada feedback invited by Health Canada

EDMONTON, AB –Dietitians of Canada was in attendance today as Honourable Minister Rona Ambrose announced the launch of a Health Canada consultation on proposed nutrition labelling changes. Dietitians of Canada and its members will participate in this consultation, which will take place over the coming weeks.


Jun 23, 2014

Inadequate funding for food in Alberta’s continuing care facilities, Report.

Dietitians of Canada is calling for a review of the current funding scheme in provincial continuing care facilities following the release of the Food Costs in Continuing Care in Alberta Report


Jun 16, 2014

Kids play and the Swift Current United Way Active Play Program wins

On June 14, 2014, The Swift Current United Way Active Play Program was recognized by Dietitians of Canada and Kraft Canada, in collaboration with the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP), as the national recipient of the Speaking of Food and Healthy Living Award: Excellence in Consumer Communication


Jun 14, 2014

CFDR Announces Results of 2014 Annual Grants Competition

The Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research (CFDR) announced today that it awarded nearly $140,000 to seven dietetic researchers and their teams to advance nutrition knowledge. 

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Kate Comeau, MSc, RD
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