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

29 min ago | Steuben Courier

How to Choose the Perfect Probiotic

No longer taken solely by granola-crunching hippies or relegated to health food store shelves, probiotics are now as ubiquitous as multivitamins.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Medicine

3 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

Apps Supporting Health & Nutrition Needs

Besides using our smartphones for emailing, texting and talking there are many other ways we can put them to good use.


Related Topix: Medicine

4 hrs ago | Cosmetics Design

Bella! EC backs beauty health claims; must be judged case-by-case

Beauty claims are permissible under the EU nutrition and health claim regulation a European Commission committee has said in what an analyst says is a "first blessing" the EC may have taken from Italy's stance on the matter.


Related Topix: Medicine

6 hrs ago |

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids

Women who are obese during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with asthma than normal-weight mothers, a new review suggests.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Genetics, Life, Food, Nutrition

10 hrs ago | Natural Holistic Health

Supplements Can Help Nutrition

A healthy nutritional diet should consist of appropriate portions of foods within the food pyramid each day based on age, activity and sex.


Related Topix: Medicine, Food and Drug Administration

10 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.


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

11 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Board to decide if soda tax will go before voters

The Board of Supervisors is scheduled to decide Tuesday whether to put the tax before voters in November.


Related Topix: Medicine

16 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.


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

19 hrs ago | HipHopDx

[News] DMX Discusses Eating Dog Food

Recently, DMX was stopped at an airport by a TMZ cameraman-interviewer and asked if he's ever eaten dog food.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, DMX, Rap, Medicine

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Vitamin enriched Coca-Cola anyone? Soda giant patents 'vitamin-rich fermentates'

Coca-Cola Life will launch in the UK this September: Might Coke fortify such drinks with vitamins in future? They claim to have the know how The Coca-Cola Company has patented what it says is a new method allowing it to naturally fortify beverages including colas with high vitamin levels using a single micro-organism.


Related Topix: Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., CocaCola, Inventions, Science / Technology, Medicine, Vitamin B12, Supplement


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.


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

Medical News Today

Consuming probiotics for a month helps diminish fat accumulation in...

Spanish scientists have demonstrated through an experiment on obese rats that the consumption of probiotics during thirty days helps diminish the accumulation of fat in the liver.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Food Science, Hepatitis, Health


Avocado assists vitamin A absorption: Study

Lipid-rich fresh avocado and beta-carotene rich foods improve bioavailability of the carotenoids from these foods and convert them into an active form of vitamin A, according to a study published in the Journal of Nutrition .


Related Topix: Vitamin A, Supplement, Life, Food, Avocado, Medicine, Nutrition

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.


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


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


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)


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


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.


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

Agri Marketing

West Virginia Univ Professor Moritz Receives AFIA's Poultry Nutrition Research Award

WEST VIRGINIA UNIV PROFESSOR MORITZ RECEIVES AFIA'S POULTRY NUTRITION RESEARCH AWARD Jul. 21, 2014 Source: American Feed Industry Association news release The American Feed Industry Association in partnership with the Poultry Science Association recognized Joseph Moritz, Ph.D., a faculty member at West Virginia University's Department of Animal and ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, West Virginia University, Corpus Christi, TX

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Can hulled barley help to normalize your blood sugar levels?

Rye and barley products facilitate blood glucose and appetite regulation, says recent research.


Related Topix: Metabolic Syndrome, Health, Medicine, Diabetes, Oat Bran, Supplement, Life, Food, Nutrition, Sweden, World News,

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Sweet comparisons: How much sugar is in that drink?

Sugar has become public enemy No. 1 in the nutrition field -- doctors and public health advocates alike are "Fed Up" with the amount Americans are consuming.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Fruits, Baked Goods, Cookies, Dessert