Grounded with Ryan Dobson

Nov 2

Family Talk Tuesday - Healthy Habits

Guest: Dr. David Meinz

The diet industry is a multi-million dollar business. It seems that everyone is looking for the secret to weight loss, whether it be a magic pill or a fad diet. On today’s program, nutritionist David Meinz—with his characterist humor—talks about what realistic changes we can all make in order to lead healthier lifestyles. If “you are what you eat,” then healthy families need to eat healthy food. We’ll get you started on the right path today!

David L. Meinz, MS, RD, FADA, CSP specializes in consultations and workshops that enable people to improve their health. He presents information from his book Survival of the Fittest internationally to businesses and associations. Meinz earned a Master's Degree (MS) in Human Nutrition in 1981. He is also a Registered Dietitian (RD) and Fellow in the American Dietetic Association (FADA).

He has also earned the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation in the National Speakers Association.Meinz has been a consultant and professional speaker since 1991. He has taught at Norfolk State University and Hampton University, worked in human nutrition research through the University of Missouri, practiced hospital clinical dietetics, and was director of a hospital health promotion program.