Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.

Erin Coleman is a registered and licensed dietitian with extensive freelance writing experience. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree in nutritional science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and completed her dietetic internship at Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Food & Nutrition

After obtaining her Registered Dietitian credential, Erin worked as a health educator for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of General Internal Medicine for several years. She started her writing career in 2010, when her oldest son was born. Her diet articles - including topics of weight loss, healthy eating, meal planning, gluten-free, vegetarianism, organic, vitamins and supplements - are published on livestrong.com, medifastblog.com, reidhospital.org, ehow.com, sfgate.com, azcentral.com, chron.com, thenest.com and modernmom.com.

Exercise and Fitness

Erin has expertise in fitness and sports nutrition in part because of her experience working as a Registered Dietitian for Life Time Fitness in Illinois. She has also completed a marathon and enjoys working out - especially running - on a regular basis. Erin’s sports nutrition, exercise and fitness articles are published on top-name websites, such as livestrong.com, jillinamichaels.com and fitday.com.

Parenting & Children

A mother of two, Erin understands the importance of all aspects of parenting, including pregnancy and breastfeeding. As part of her dietetic internship, she enjoyed working for the Women, Infant and Children’s (WIC) program in La Crosse, Wisconsin. She has published numerous child-related articles on ModernMom.com, including topics of pregnancy, breastfeeding, childhood nutrition, child health, childhood obesity, meal planning for children and childhood development.

Science

A registered and licensed dietitian, Erin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nutritional science with over eight years' experience working and writing in the science realm. Her professional experience includes working as a research specialist for the University of Madison Department of Medicine, and she's published articles in areas of food science, exercise science, chemistry, pharmacogenetics, and medicine. Her science articles appear on reputable websites -- such as reidhospital.org, unitedconcordia.com, livestrong.com, and medifastblog.com.

Most Recent Contributions by Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.

Acid Reflux Diet Overview

Acid reflux can negatively impact your day-to-day quality of life. Changing your diet is a simple and extremely effective way to reduce the ... Read More

Banana Split Recipe

1 large banana, cut in half lengthwise 1 scoop vanilla ice cream 1 scoop chocolate ice cream 1 scoop strawberry ice cream ... Read More

Corn, Green Peas, and Carrots Recipe

1 cup frozen green peas (thawed) 1 cup frozen corn (thawed) 1 small red bell pepper, cut into strips 1 cup frozen diced carro ... Read More

Family Feud Game Questions

If you're a Family Feud regular, you've probably nailed most answers to survey questions asked on the show. Below are some Family Feud quest ... Read More

Superfood Powder Scam

Not all superfood powders are what they're cracked up to be, and some have even been discovered to be misleading or scams; that is, they don ... Read More

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Erin Coleman, R.D., L.D.