An Earth Day dinner in 6 elegant courses
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
As Earth Day celebrates its 40th anniversary on April 22, many Americans seek to be environmentally aware. We try to adopt a green lifestyle, although most of us do it one small step at a time.
We use cloth shopping bags to haul our food from markets; we turn off the water when we brush our teeth; we turn out lights as we leave a room; we recycle. Some of us have wood stoves in our homes to reduce our dependence on oil.
But what about our food? Does our environmental awareness extend to what we eat? And if it does not, what can we do to remedy the situation?
The subject will be explored at an Earth Day dinner on Monday at the Old Oak restaurant in Danbury.
The meal will be prepared by chef Michael Bick, owner of Some Things Fishy Catering Ltd. in Bethel.
Bick is a member of the Chefs Collaborative, a national network of chefs who seek to foster a sustainable food supply; that is, food produced in a way that does not harm the environment, animal welfare, or our health. Such foods are grown organically, without the use of pesticides or chemical fertilizers, and crops are often rotated so the soil is not depleted of nutrients…. [Read the full article here.]
Another resource for that sort of information may be DegreeDirectory.org‘s Bachelor’s Degree in Holistic Nutrition: Online Degree. As well, Holistic Nutrition: Online Master’s Degree.
- Online Degree Enlightenment‘s Online Holistic Nutrition Degrees and Healthcare Programs
- Education-Portal.com‘s Online Degree in Holistic Nutrition: Program Overviews and Online Masters Degree in Holistic Nutrition: Program Summary
- DietaryFiberFood.com‘s Nutrition Schools with Holistic Nutrition Degree and Online Programs
- HolisticHealthTrainingOnline.com‘s Online Degrees in Holistic Nutrition
- Online Nutrition Degrees‘s Natural Medicine and Holistic Nutrition Degree
- Nutritionist-world.com‘s Holistic & Homeopathic Nutrition Degrees & Programs
I veered away from directly linking to any single specific institution, as you may have noticed. The Web is absolutely brimming with this topic matter, so finding quite a number of them will be no issue.
Now, as part of an August 31, 2012, edit to this post, here are a few further related references:
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Publish Date: 08/03/2012 22:16
Holistic nutrition entails nourishing one’s body, spirit and mind. Its philosophy deems that a person’s health has a direct relationship to other people’s health. A degree in this field enables students to learn using herbs, natural foods, and many …
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Typical holistic health online courses, which vary by program, cover topics such as: nutrition, the immune system, cancer prevention, naturopathy, mind-body healing, energy healing, herbology, physiology, integrative medicine, Eastern …
Publish Date: 02/03/2010 7:45
Clayton College of Natural Health offers online accredited courses in nutrition. Clayton College of Natural Health offers Bachelor of Science in Holistic Nutrition, Doctor of Philosophy in Holistic Nutrition and Master of Science in Holistic …
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High school courses can prepare you for postsecondary education in holistic nutrition, especially if your school offers a course or courses in health and nutrition. …. Anywhere: Online Campus; Arizona: Phoenix; California: Alhambra, Anaheim, Colton, Daly City, Elk Grove, Fremont, Fresno, Long Beach, Oakland, Oxnard, Palmdale, Pomona, San Diego, San Jose, Sherman Oaks; Colorado: Colorado Springs, Greenwood Village, Westminster; Florida: Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, …
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Best Nutrition Certification Online to be Certified Nutritionist … Unlike the traditional accredited nutritionist degrees, holistic nutrition degrees are available through many institutions in the wellness nutrition areas; however, there are only a few that may have accreditation for holistic studies. The accreditation of holistic nutrition is from organizations outside the medical accreditation organizations of the American Dietetic Association. On the other hand, the traditional nutrition is accredited …
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Comments. 2 Responses to “The Best Online Nutrition PhD Programs”. Degrees in holistic nutrition on July 2nd, 2010 5:50 pm. Thanks for the effort you took to expand upon this topic so thoroughly. I look forward to future post.
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Natural health degrees, holistic health programs, and naturopathic degree programs may combine massage therapy, nutritional counseling, herbology, reflexology, acupressure, yoga, Traditional Chinese Medicine, polarity, and breathwork …
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Paramedics who enroll in a transition degree course to become registered nurses can expect to study topics like pharmacology, microbiology, nursing in surgery, health and nutrition, the ethics of health care, advanced nursing … Online courses allow paramedics to attend school while still working full time, let students have flexibility when it comes to their courses and the speed of completion and even offers students the ability to take exams from the comfort of home.
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