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59 min ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

Study shows instant ramen bad for the heart

Its cheap and easy to prepare that's why instant ramen is such a staple for those low on cash and time.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Hypertension, Health

4 hrs ago | Las Vegas Newstrip

Sweet News For Your Sweet Tooth

That's because sugar-free foods and beverages can be made with sugar replacers known as polyols, or sugar alcohols.


Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

Georgia schools will sell sweet treats despite federal ban

The Georgia Board of Education has voted to give schools a series of exemptions from federal rules that prohibit the sale of high-calorie, high-fat and high-sodium foods during fundraisers held during school hours.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

12 hrs ago | Medical News Today

New data show value of oral nutritional supplements given in preoperative setting

Abbott has announced a new study, published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons , that demonstrated preoperative standard oral nutritional supplements provide similar benefits as compared to immunonutrition supplements.


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

15 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

Cutting the fat: Schools adjust to new nutrition rules

Students heading back to school on Monday won't find those tasty 40 percent less fat jalapeno cheddar potato chips for sale at snack time - they have too much fat under new federal smart snack rules.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Family, Kids, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Education Etc.

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Lack of proper nutrition affects brain, too

We all know that if we do not eat the right types of food, we can end up with many diseases, most of which can be life threatening, if not controlled in time.


Related Topix: Life, Medicine, Nutrition, Alzheimer's, Health, Supplement, Vitamin E, Vitamin B12

You look greata a a a a a a a .now what?

All that time you've spent training in the gym, religiously following your program, and the enormous effort you've put in changing your nutrition habits, has paid off.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Ladies: It's Time to Cut Back on Instant Noodles

I remember making that mega purchase of instant ramen noodles at the beginning of more than one fall semester, but let's make a pact this year to make the stash last until spring finals.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Metabolic Syndrome, Dieting


Dietary fiber proposals in Nutrition Facts overhaul will create...

FDA proposals that would require the pre-approval of certain fiber ingredients before the agency will count them as 'dietary fibers' on the Nutrition Facts panel are illogical and unfair, claim industry commentators.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Manufacturing, Bayer HealthCare, Chemicals


GMA: Nutrition Facts 'added sugar' proposal could have bizarre...

The FDA's definition of 'added sugars' includes naturally-occurring sugars that are isolated from a whole food and concentrated so that sugar is the primary component, as is the case with fruit juice concentrates.


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

Medical News

UTHealth receives $1.5 million grant from FEMA to improve volunteer firefighters' nutrition

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to test the effectiveness of an online health and wellness program intended to improve volunteer firefighters' nutrition and fitness and reduce their risk of obesity and cardiovascular disease .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, FEMA, US News, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Fire, Genetics

Consumer Reports

Cats Diet & nutrition Diet & Nutrition Food Health Health Food

When you grill a piece of salmon or have a fish taco for lunch, you're getting a good source of high-protein food that provides important nutrients.


Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Food and Drug Administration, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Seafood


Half of hospital patients fail to disclose dietary supplement use

Doctors often uninformed that patients use dietary supplements, which exposes consumers to adverse reactions when taking medicines.


Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Supplement, Fish Oil

Wed Aug 20, 2014

School breakfast vital to fight hunger in America

Feeding America's report on the hunger crisis facing this country reveals where we can improve child nutrition programs.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Live Science

Real Paleo Diet: Ancient Humans Ate Snails

Archaeologists recently uncovered evidence of a fireplace and snail shells with evidence of burning in a rock shelter in Spain.


Related Topix: Anthropology, Archaeology, Science, Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine

Food Industry

Does snacking have a place in dietary guidelines?

Yes, 'snacking' has its place in health promotion campaigns but there are communication barriers to overcome and recommendations must consider age and meal behavior, a review finds.


Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition

Science Daily

Financial weight makes it trickier to lose pounds where it counts

Weight-loss advertising tends to target people ready, willing and able to pay for diet programs, special meals or gym memberships.


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

Croydon Guardian

Parents fighting to get daughter home from hospital, 10 months after operation

Parents of a seriously ill girl will never stop fighting to be allowed to bring their daughter home so her last memories are not of a hospital.


Related Topix: Medicine, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Medical News

Study shows impact of nutrition rating systems on supermarket food sales

Can nutrition rating systems be used in supermarkets to encourage healthier spending habits? A new study by Cornell University researchers sought to answer that very question by tracking the purchasing records in a supermarket chain that uses the Guiding Stars System to rate the nutritional value of foods for sale.


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

Tue Aug 19, 2014


The Protein Works builds its muscles with diverse portfolio

UK sports nutrition company The Protein Works says that it plans to capitalise on worldwide appeal for its brand over the next year.


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