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As a Nutrition Communications Consultant, I am sometimes paid to write, but most of my posts at Chew the Facts® are unpaid. When I have been paid to write on a topic, I will disclose the sponsorship within the blog and any social media post. I only accept consulting positions with companies or organizations whose views I am aligned with and who provide evidence-based information. I provide science-based advice and my balanced, real-world messages are appealing to many within the food industry. My views and opinions are my own and are supported by science and peer-reviewed publications as I interpret them.
At times, I also represent clients when posting on social media channels or commenting on blogs. When I do represent or partner with a company as a paid consultant, I will be transparent in that representation. I’ll include hashtags such as #sponsored, #client, #partner #advisor, #ad, or other appropriate disclosure per client’s request. There are also times that my expenses are covered for business travel on behalf of an organization (in which I do not have a contract). This type of content showcasing what see or learn on the trip will be disclosed as paid travel (#sponsoredtravel).
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases on some items in my Amazon Store.
- Danone North America
- Bayer Research & Development Services LLC
- Produce for Better Health Ambassador (pro bono)
- Regular Girl® (affiliate)
- Independent Expert Advisor to GMO Answers (pro bono)
- Nutrition Advisor, Chick-Fil-A
- US Soybean
- National Mango Board
- The Sugar Association
- General Mills
- Grain Foods Foundation
- Calorie Control Council
- U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance Digital Voices Council
- Northeast Beef Council
- Letsclearitup.org (The American Beverage Association)
- Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
- Blog writer for the Mid-Atlantic Dairy Association
- Kellin Communications
- Fleishman Hillard
- Corn Refiner’s Association
DISCLAIMER from Rust Nutrition Services/Chew the Facts®:
Scientific information is constantly evolving, so as I evaluate new studies, I may still reference older ones. My thoughts and opinions are my own. The material presented on this website, and any information linked from it, is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Chew the Facts® nor Rust Nutrition Services is not responsible for any action you may take as a result of reading the material presented here. You should not use this material to diagnose or treat a health condition without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider.