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The Planet Pays the Price: Managing Diet and Human Habitat

Feature | Mar 17, 2021

According to Associate Professor Lorraine Mongiello, DRPH, RDN, CDE, humans’ poor diet choices have instigated a vicious circle of climate change, which in turn contribute to dangerous illnesses. But there are things people can do that will benefit their health and the environment.


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Community Conversations: Overall Health and Nutrition to Boost Immunity

Feature | Jul 29, 2020

The third event of the Students First: Community Conversations series, held Thursday, July 23, featured Mindy Haar, Ph.D., RDN, clinical associate professor and chair of interdisciplinary health sciences in the School of Health Professions.


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Bringing Graduation to the Doorstep

Feature | Jun 18, 2020

Faculty and leaders of NYIT School of Health Professions’ Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences traversed Long Island and Queens to bring graduation to its seniors.


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Boosting Immunity Through Diet and Exercise

Feature | Jun 08, 2020

School of Health Professions experts explain how nutrition and physical fitness can impact immunity and well-being.


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Health Professions Students Share Research at Annual Aletheia Symposium

Feature | May 28, 2020

School of Health professions students and faculty gathered for a two-day Zoom conference to present their research at this year’s virtual Aletheia Symposium.


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News ‘Bite’: National Nutrition Month®

Feature | Mar 12, 2020

Nutrition expert Mindy Haar, Ph.D., sets the record straight on fats.


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Earth Day 2019: How a Planetary Diet Could Save Our World

Feature | Apr 19, 2019

Associate Professor Lorraine Mongiello, DRPH, talks to The Box about the Planetary Health Diet and the impact it has on people’s overall health and the environment.


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Ask an Expert: The Keto Diet Explained in One Minute

Feature | Apr 09, 2019

Mindy Haar, Ph.D., breaks down the the latest trend in weight loss and warns of side effects associated with a low-carb diet.


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SHP Faculty Presents to STEP High Schoolers

BS Health Sciences Alumni Profile: Christopher Frumusa, MHA

Blog | May 01, 2018

Christopher Frumusa, MHA, reflects on his time at NYIT and further education and employment in Health Administration.
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