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Nutrition

Priya Venkatesan , Instructor, Health Sciences Division
Room: W204
Telephone: 626-585-3378
Email: pxvenkatesan@pasadena.edu

Priya Venkatesan Instructor, Health Sciences Division
Room: W204
Telephone: 626-585-3378
Email: pxvenkatesan@pasadena.edu

Welcome to the first edition of Nutrition News at Pasadena City College. We the Nutrition instructors at the Health Sciences Division hope to bring you credible and useful Nutrition information all aggregated in a timely manner just for you! We hope to highlight new health guidelines such as: Healthy People 2020, New Cholesterol Guidelines proposed by the AHA, Sodium guidelines proposed by the WHO along with resource apps to shop, store, cook, eat, and dine healthier while working at Pasadena City College. Let's get healthier together!

All the current news

Know the difference between organic and Non-GMO labeling!

Time to educate yourself as the manufacturers are churning out colorful non-GMO labels. Understand the difference and take a stand!

5/28/14 ... Full Story 

Summer 2014!

Time to curate local resources for everyone associated with Pasadena City College!

6 weeks of Summer! Plenty of time to get healthy!

Choose your goal from the link provided and get started!

Local resources curated will go live this weekend! Follow us!

5/21/14 ... Full Story 

A Nutrition Challenge!

A quick Nutrition Challenge as we start the Summer Semester!

5/3/14 ... Full Story 

The Proposed New Look for the Food Label

The nutrition label currently on packaged food has been in place since the early 1990s. But earlier this year, the FDA announced that the Nutrition Facts label would be undergoing a makeover.

4/16/14 ... Full Story