Hosted by award-winning Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Melissa Joy Dobbins, the Guilt-Free RD® - "because food shouldn't make you feel bad!" Join Melissa’s conversations with experts including researchers, academics, authors, dietitians and more as they delve into the science, psychology and strategies behind good food and nutrition. Guests like Dr. David Katz, Ellie Krieger, SciBabe, and Gretchen Rubin address topics including healthy diets, dieting and weight management, diabetes, agriculture, farming, and other hot topics in the media. Walk away with credible information to help you make your own, well-informed nutrition decisions based on facts, not fear. For more information visit www.SoundBitesRD.com.
United States
124 episodes
since March 31, 2015


Osteoporosis accounts for more days in the hospital than other diseases like breast cancer, heart attacks, diabetes and others. Multiple studies suggest prunes may help to prevent bone loss. In addition, prunes and prune juice contain fiber and naturally-occurring sorbitol, which contribute to digestive health. Shirin Hooshmand, PhD, RD is an associate professor and researcher who studies the effects of bioactive compounds in foods on bone health. This episode is sponsored by Sunsweet Growers. Shownotes & Resources: www.SoundBitesRD.com/122 
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