Janet Bond Brill, Ph.D., R.D., LDN & Kathy Grannis chat with Phil this week
The scientific evidence is stacking up linking daily consumption of deep, dark chocolate with phenomenal health benefits, especially on your heart and blood vessels. Janet Bond Brill, Ph.D., R.D., LDN, a leading diet, nutrition and fitness expert and the author of Prevent a Second Heart Attack and Cholesterol Down, talks with Phil about “The Sweet Science Behind Dark Chocolate.”
This Valentine’s Day, couples are once again eager to shower their loved ones with special gifts. According to the National Retail Federation’s 2011 Valentine’s Day Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey, conducted by BIGresearch, the average person will shell out $116.21 on traditional Valentine’s Day merchandise this year, up 11 percent over last year’s $103.00. Total holiday spending is expected to reach $15.7 billion. Kathy Grannis, Dir. Of Media Relations for The National Retail Federation, joins Phil with more details from the survey.