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The British Free Range Egg Producers Association have produced a comprehensive egg nutrition leaflet explaining the many valuable nutrients that can be found in just one free range egg.
Thanks to nutritional labelling and education, most of us know or have a rough idea how much junk food makes an acceptable portion.
More than two billion people globally are either overweight or obese, and 347 million people worldwide have diabetes , according to the World Health Organization.
Eating healthy food is vital for your wellbeing, but when you're pregnant, it's even more important to get the right balance of nutrients that you and your baby need.
Following a plant-based diet means that the main part of all your meals is mostly based on plants.
HEALTHY eating is one of the major problems facing Tasmanian children, according to the State of Launceston's Children Report.
Maybe the name "monster" should be a clue. If not, the nutrition watchdogs at the Center for Science in the Public Interest have news for you: A "Monster" double burger, served with "bottomless" fries and a "Monster" milk shake at the Red Robin burger chain is not very good for you at all.
In an age where we are fighting highly-processed and a childhood obesity epidemic, any positive news regarding the acceptability of healthier foods should be lauded.
Irish encapsulation specialist AnaBio has lodged a patent for encapsulation of long-chain fatty acids for use in infant formula and elsewhere.
"Though protein may suggest muscle building to a bodybuilder, fullness to a weight manager, energy to office worker, or blood sugar control to a person with diabetes, the one commonality is that all these benefits are positive.
Added sugar from soda, energy and sports drinks accounts for a fairly modest 4.9% of total energy in the American diet While we tend to assume that fast food outlets contribute a disproportionate amount of added sugar to the US diet compared with store-bought groceries, new data shows that the reverse is actually true.
More than 280 scientists, physicians and public health officials are calling on the Food and Drug Administration to include a line for added sugar on the ubiquitous Nutrition Facts label.
One-third of elderly people admitted to Illawarra and Shoalhaven hospitals are "overtly" malnourished but a novel research project aims to change that.
I told you a little bit about Nutrisha - Trish Mathisen's suite of services focused on eating healthy and local while maximizing nutrition - back in June with an introduction to the Periodic Table pop-up dinner .
US neurotech startup Think Drinks says it plans to conduct high-calibre peer-reviewed study to prove the benefits of what it claims is the world's 'first functional nootropic' brain beverage.
"As a cancer survivor, I believe that what you put in your body can have an effect on maybe bringing your cancer back," she said.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 01:42 am
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