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September 17, 2018

Health Canada's ban on partially hydrogenated oils

Today, Minister Petitpas Taylor announced that Health Canada’s ban on partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs)—the largest source of industrially produced trans fats in foods—came into effect.

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September 9, 2018

Registration Open! Thematic Conference: Healthy Diets and Weight - Sorting Fact from Fiction

January 12, 2019 - Toronto ON. Register by Dec. 14, 2018 to receive early-bird rates.

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September 4, 2018

2019 Annual Conference Call for Session Proposals

CNS is inviting proposals for conference sessions to be held at our 2019 Annual Conference being held in Niagara Falls from May 2 - 4, 2019.

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September 3, 2018

APNM Nutrition Translation Award - modified and extended

CNS, in partnership with APNM, has issued a Call for Review Papers - Deadline - September 30, 2018. 2018 Theme: Sex-Specific Responses to Nutrition. The selected author will prepare an invited review that includes a knowledge translation component, will receive an honorarium and recognition at the CNS 2019 Annual Conference.

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September 2, 2018

Canadian Malnutrition Week 2018

2018 Theme: Tackling the Perceptions of Hospital Food.

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September 1, 2018

Upcoming CNS Education Webinars

CNS has scheduled a diverse line-up of webinars to take place throughout 2018.

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August 29, 2018

The Nourishing the Neonate Conference 2018: Optimizing Nutrition for Neonatal Growth & Development Outcomes

Registration now open. Early bird deadline: October 5, 2018

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August 28, 2018

24th Annual Western Canada Nutrition Day Conference: Nutrition and Critical Care – Evolving Considerations

Registration now open. Early Bird deadline Oct. 5, 2018.

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August 25, 2018

Sodium Intake of Canadians 2017

Health Canada has released the Sodium Intake of Canadians in 2017 report. The report shows that Canadians consume an average of 2760 milligrams (mg) of sodium each day, which is almost double the recommended daily amount of sodium.

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August 24, 2018

CSPC 2018 Registration Now Open

Registration for the 10th Canadian Science Policy Conference (CSPC 2018) is open. Supersaver rate now available!

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