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Amy Campbell

Amy Campbell

Amy Campbell is the author of Staying Healthy with Diabetes: Nutrition and Meal Planning and a frequent contributor to Diabetes Self-Management and Diabetes & You. She has co-authored several books, including the newly revised The Joslin Guide to Diabetes and the American Diabetes Association’s 16 Myths of a “Diabetic Diet,” for which she received a Will Solimene Award of Excellence in Medical Communication and a National Health Information Award in 2000. Amy also developed menus for Fit Not Fat at Forty Plus and co-authored Eat Carbs, Lose Weight with fitness expert Denise Austin.

Amy earned a bachelor’s degree in nutrition from Simmons College and a master’s degree in nutrition education from Boston University. In addition to being a Registered Dietitian, she is a Certified Diabetes Educator and a member of the American Dietetic Association, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Association of Diabetes Educators. Since 1995, Amy has been Diabetes and Nutrition Educator at Joslin Diabetes Center, where she is responsible for the development, implementation, and evaluation of disease management programs, including clinical guideline and educational material development, and the development, testing, and implementation of disease management applications. She has developed and conducted training sessions for various disease and case management programs and is a frequent presenter at disease management events.

Surfing the ’Net for Helpful Advice

Making a List and Checking It Twice

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 8)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 7)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 6)

Let’s Be Thankful

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 5)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 4)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 3)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 2)

Spice It Up! Boosting Your Health with Spices and Herbs (Part 1)

Can the Company You Keep Make You Fat? (Part 2)

Can the Company You Keep Make You Fat? (Part 1)

Enhanced Waters: Are They As Good As They Claim To Be? (Part 3)

Enhanced Waters: Are They as Good as They Claim to Be? (Part 2)

Enhanced Waters: Are They as Good as They Claim to Be? (Part 1)

Extra, Extra: Nutrition News That You Can Use (Part 3)

Extra, Extra: Nutrition News That You Can Use (Part 2)

Extra, Extra: Nutrition News That You Can Use (Part 1)

The Buzz on Energy Drinks

Summertime Thirst Quenchers: More Than You Bargained For (Part 2)

Summertime Thirst Quenchers: More Than You Bargained For (Part 1)

Medicinal Mushrooms: Coming Out of the Dark (Part 3)

Medicinal Mushrooms: Coming Out of the Dark (Part 2)

Medicinal Mushrooms: Coming Out of the Dark (Part 1)

Fat Burners: Can Certain Foods Really Make You Slim?

Food Group Superfoods: Fats (Part 11)

Food Group Superfoods: Fats (Part 10)

Food Group Superfoods: Protein Foods (Part 9)

Food Group Superfoods: Protein Foods (Part 8)

Food Group Superfoods: Milk Products (Part 7)

Food Group Superfoods: Vegetables (Part 6)

Food Group Superfoods: Vegetables (Part 5)

Food Group Superfoods: Fruit (Part 4)

Food Group Superfoods: Fruit (Part 3)

Food Group Superfoods (Part 2)

Food Group Superfoods (Part 1)

Eggs, Choline…and National Egg Salad Week!

CoQ10: A Supplement Whose Time May Have Come

Irritating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Conclusion)

Irritating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Part 4)

Irritating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Part 3)

Irritating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Part 2)

Irritating Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Part 1)

Are You Doing Your Part for Your Heart?

Chia Seeds and Krill Oil: Unusual Sources of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Essential Fatty Acids: What You Need to Know (Part 4)

Essential Fatty Acids: What You Need to Know (Part 3)

Essential Fatty Acids: What You Need to Know (Part 2)

Essential Fatty Acids: What You Need to Know (Part 1)

Slow Cookers: A Must-Have for Healthy Eating

A New Year, A New Start

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