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1 hr ago | FoodNavigator

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.

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

1 hr ago | FoodNavigator

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.

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

2 hrs ago | 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 .

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

4 hrs ago | Consumer Reports

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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.

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

8 hrs ago | NutraIngredients

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.

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

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Examiner.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BeverageDaily

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.

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

Science Daily

Fruit, vegetable intake still too low; human nutritionist says to focus on lunch

Children between the ages of 2 and 18 are eating more whole fruits and drinking less fruit juice, a new report finds after the implementation of a new program.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Kansas State University, Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Victoria Advocate

Do You Know Nutrition: Deciphering labels on egg cartons

I am better at reading labels on the products that I purchase, but sometimes, I feel more confused.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Meat, Chicken

Bradenton.com

Total Nutrition to open in Benderson shopping center

Health and fitness store Total Nutrition will be moving to a new store inside a Benderson Development-owned shopping center.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, University Park, FL, Punta Gorda, FL, Bradenton, FL

This Is Lancashire

Phil Neville's wife Julie strips off naked to promote new health shop

THE wife of one of Bury's most famous footballing personalities has stripped off to celebrate the opening of her health and nutrition store in Manchester.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Greater Manchester County, England, World News, United Kingdom

Business Journal

Kroger completes purchase of Vitacost.com

Supermarket chain The Kroger Co. has completed its purchase of Vitacost.com Inc., which has more than 400 employees at a facility in Davidson County, for $237.7 million, according to the Winston-Salem Journal .

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Related Topix: Retail, Grocery, Vitacost.com, Kroger, Boca Raton, FL, Medicine

Wharfedale Observer

Mobile healthy living project to visit town

A HEALTHY living charity will reach out to over-50s in the Ilkley area this month with visits from a mobile outreach venue offering information, health checks and free refreshments.

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Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Medicine

Lisburn Today

Jog Lisburn hosts a nutritional advice evening

Jog Lisburn Running Club is committed to improving lifestyles through its Couch to 5K Programme and twice weekly running club sessions, and will be hosting a Nutritional talk with Vital Nutrition at The Vineyard, Haslem's Lane Lisburn on Wednesday August 20 at 7pm.

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Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Sys-Con Media

NutriBullet Launches the Next Generation of Nutrition Extraction: The NutriBullet Rx

Equipped with a 2.3 horsepower motor and SMART technology, the NutriBullet Rx creates the most nutritiously powerful superfood drinks possible.

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

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