Welcome to Nutritious Apples (nuapples) designed to connect you with the most current and ever changing Nutritional Research/Information of today. I am Joyce Williams-Hudson, a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist and a Certified Diabetic Educator: Registered by Commission on Dietetic Registration, Certified by the National Certification Board for Diabetic Educators. I also hold a certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from American Dietetic Association. I completed my B.Sc. in Food and Nutrition From The University of Texas at Austin, and a Master’s of Science from Texas Southern University with a focus in Clinical Dietetics emphasis on Renal, Oncology and Diabetic Medical Nutrition Therapy.
I am currently employed as the Chief of Nutrition and Food Service at the John D. Dingell VAMC, previously specialized in Bone Marrow Transplant/Oncology and Renal Nutrition at the Audie L. Murphy VA hospital in San Antonio Texas. In addition while working in the private sector for Hospital Cooperation of America (HCA) in Texas, developed a successful weight management program for children. I have more than 25 years of experience in the field of Nutrition emphasis in Medical Nutrition Therapy.
I have a sincere passion for Food/Nutrition as it positively/negatively affects every physiological function of our bodies. It is my intent to provide to you accurate, sound evidence-base nutrition information in a clear, simple and precise format. I strongly believe you are what you eat, thus my overall goal is to enrich you with nutritional knowledge to achieve optimum health.
Joyce W. Hudson, MS, RD, CDE
Owner of Nutrition Connections, LLC