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News on Nutrition continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | NutraIngredients

German border busts reveal banned DMAA still out there

Scientists at a German state control laboratory have developed a fast and accurate method of testing whether supplement and sports nutrition products contain the illegal stimulant DMAA .

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Drug Testing

6 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Ala. family faces unknown after girl's diagnosis

They examined her from head to toe - her hair, eyes, ears, chin, fingernails, hands and feet - pointing out every imperfection.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Life, Food

7 hrs ago | The Advocate

AgCenter campaign: Move toward healthier lives

The LSU AgCenter is using billboards, banners and posters to encourage people in low-income areas to take easy steps toward healthier lives.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

7 hrs ago | The News-Review

Simple solutions to better nutrition | Moms

For better nutrition, try replacing rice with quinoa. Add protein and veggies of your choice to hit the key food groups.

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Related Topix: Life, Medicine, Nutrition, Blog News, Recipes

8 hrs ago | CBS News

Taller, fatter, older: Humans have changed in 100 years

Humans are getting taller; they're also fatter than ever and live longer than at any time in history.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Life, Food, Yale University, World News, Germany

12 hrs ago | Inter Press Service

Stunting: The Cruel Curse of Malnutrition in Nepal

Sadhana Ghimire, 23, makes sure to give her 18-month-old daughter nutritious food, such as porridge containing grains and pulses, in order to prevent stunting.

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Related Topix: Nepal, World News, Asia, Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food

16 hrs ago | Medical News

Chemclin's Vitamin D assay helps in quantitative determination of 25-OH Vitamin D in human serum

Chemclin's new Vitamin D assay provides components for in-vitro quantitative determination of 25-Hydroxy Vitamin D in human serum by a competitive chemiluminescent assay method.

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Related Topix: Vitamin D, Supplement, Life, Food, Medicine, Health

18 hrs ago | The Age

Looking for the right formula in China

It is worth about $13.3 billion and growing, but only four Australian companies have access to China's lucrative infant formula market.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Life, Food,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

NutraIngredients-USA

Herbalife preempts Ackman's video attack on nutrition clubs

Multilevel marketing giant Herbalife launched a preemptive strike of sorts against the campaign waged by activist investor Bill Ackman, who has taken a short position on the company valued at as much as $1 billion.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Marketing

New York Daily News

Eating umami may help you feel fuller: study

Umami, a savory flavor deemed the "fifth taste" after bitter, salty, sour and sweet, might help you feel full, reports a new study in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Local NEWS 8

7 things to know about epilepsy

An estimated 2.3 million adults in the United States have epilepsy, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Related Topix: Epilepsy, Medicine, Health, Genetics, Life, Food

Medical Daily

Exercise And Nutrition Added To Palliative Care Programs For Cancer...

Palliative care services for cancer patients in the advanced stages of this life-threatening disease are designed to provide comfort and support for patients by meeting emotional, physical, and spiritual needs.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Palliative Care, Canada,

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Supermarket uses nutritionist to help shoppers

With all the barbecues and family gatherings throughout the summer, sometimes it's difficult to maintain a healthy diet, but one local supermarket may be able to help its customers get back on track.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Recipes

Aberdare Online

'Nutrition Skills for Life' Programme Wins Bevan Prize for Health and Wellbeing 2014

A training programme to help community workers support people across Wales to eat a healthy diet has won a prestigious UK -wide award for promoting the founding values of the NHS.

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Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales

FoodNavigator

Behavioral scientists: Changing serving sizes on Nutrition Facts...

FDA proposals to change the way serving sizes are calculated to better reflect real-life eating behavior could encourage some people to eat even more unless the wording is changed or the move is accompanied by strong consumer education, behavioral science experts have warned.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Life, Food

FoodNavigator

Former FDA commissioner: Nutrition Facts overhaul doesn't go far enough

Professor Kessler: 'To the harried shopper hoping to make some healthy choices, this label would offer a quick way of identifying high-calorie, obesity-inducing food' FDA proposals to overhaul the Nutrition Facts panel on food labels are " strong" and "likely to make an important contribution", says former FDA commissioner David Kessler, M.D. " But ... (more)

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, UC San Francisco, Fruits

Fox News

Rates of high belly fat leveling off among kids

After rising steadily for more than 10 years, the proportion of U.S. kids defined as obese due to a large waist circumference held steady between 2003 and 2012, according to a new analysis of national data.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, University of Minnesota, Life, Food

Mashable

5 NYC Nutritionists Recommend Best Office Practices

Sitting in a cubicle all day, constantly snacking and staring for hours at the unnatural glow of a computer makes an office a haven for poor health care.

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Related Topix: Life, Recipes, Medicine, Nutrition, Fruits

The Winnipeg Free Press

Sweet nothing

Three glasses of orange juice or two small containers of vanilla yogurt would set you at your daily sugar limit if Health Canada's proposal pans out.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Honey, Vitamin C, Supplement, Opinion, Travel

Sun Jul 20, 2014

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Georgia Education Officials Say Baked Goods Should be Sold in School

Education officials in Georgia want to give schools more opportunities to sell baked goods and other foods that don't meet national guidelines championed by First Lady Michelle Obama.

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Related Topix: Life

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