Healthy Living Pittsburgh

Keeping the Steel City Healthy!

Nutritional Mythbusters: The Truth Behind Food Misconceptions

Leave a comment

The Writer's Bloc

The Nutritional Mythbusters event shared useful information about popular health products among college students. Photos by Dylan Moroses.

Dylan Moroses
Reporter

Who ever thought that being a vegetarian might actually make you less healthy than somebody who eats meat?

Students and faculty gathered in the Prince George’s Room of the Adele H. Stamp Student Union at the University of Maryland Monday afternoon to learn about food-related misconceptions for Nutritional Mythbusters, brought to campus by the UMD Society of Inquiry and UMD Food Science Club.

“We wanted to address a few topics in nutrition that a lot of people don’t know much about,” said Mary Mirvis, president of the Society of Inquiry. “We also wanted to collaborate with the Food Science Club to incorporate people who are passionate about these issues.”

View original post 308 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s