American Society for Clinical Nutrition


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American Society for Clinical Nutrition,

n.pr a division of the American Society for Nutritional Sciences, the ASCN works to provide and implement educational and training programs for health professionals and students in the area of clinical nutrition. It provides support for current and ongoing research activities related to human nutrition. It also acts as an advocate for issues related to clinical nutrition and research, and promotes the professional use of nutrition science in disease prevention, health promotion, and patient care. The organization also publishes the
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition monthly. Also called
ASCN.
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Contact your local chapter of the American Dietetic Association or American Society for Clinical Nutrition.
Red meat may be hazardous, a high calcium intake may be preventive, and there is good theoretical reason to believe that inadequate folate intake increases cancer risk, speakers said at the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Nutrition.
Saavedra said at the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Nutrition.
Both groups presented their findings this week at the the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Nutrition, held in Washington, D.

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