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2 hrs ago | The Star Online

Diet and DNA: The mysterious link between genes and eating habits

Have you ever asked yourself, why am I not losing any weight despite exercising so hard? The answer might actually lie in your genes.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Sports Medicine

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Examiner.com

Samuel L Jackson becomes vegan and loses 40 pounds on plant-based diet

Actor Samuel L. Jackson was ready for a change. And in the tradition of "when the student is ready, the teacher appears," he became a vegan after spending time with Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, a plant-based diet expert and surgeon.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegan, Vegetarian, Celebrities, Samuel L. Jackson, Medicine, Nutrition

Star Tribune

Organics: Are they worth the price?

Organic or conventional? It's a choice many grocery shoppers are faced with, over and over.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Organic Food, Family, Kids, Medicine, Nutrition, Vegetables, Beef, Meat

AME Info

DMA holds lecture about healthy nutrition in collaboration with Tawam Hospital

The Department of Municipal Affairs has recently held a lecture entitled 'Healthy Nutrition for a Healthy Life' in Auditorium of Abu Dhabi City Municipality delivered by engineer Nada Zuhair Al Adeeb, Director of Community Nutrition at Tawam Hospital.

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

Golf World

Three reasons to back off of diet soda

How bad is soda for you? Forget the calories. Forget the sugar. Forget the general lack of nutrition.

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Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Silver City Sun-News

Boomers: Good nutrition impacts Alzheimer's Disease

More than 5 million Americans today live with some form of dementia, and caring for those afflicted creates significant stress on family caregivers.

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Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Fri Apr 18, 2014

HON

More People Worldwide Eating 'Healthy' Fats, Study Finds

Levels of healthy fats in people's diets worldwide increased over the past two decades, while their intake of harmful fats stayed about the same, a new study finds.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

NutraIngredients-USA

An effective strategy for public cardio-metabolic health promotion?...

Using resistant starch-enriched flour in place of regular flour may reduce cholesterol levels in people with metabolic syndrome, report researchers from South Dakota State University.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cholesterol, Health, Metabolic Syndrome, South Dakota State University, Dakota State University, Life, Food, Nutrition

PR-inside.com

MCM Klosterfrau Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH in Consumer Health...

Discover key contact details, the company background and their competitive positioning through this collection of snapshot company profiles.

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Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Examiner.com

Nutrition Awareness

In survey after survey, the desire for good health ranks high on the list. However, achieving it has gotten more difficult because of busy schedules and conflicting information about proper food choices.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Monterey County Herald

Watsonville scores $750,000 grant for Pinto Lake cleanup

An angler casts his line across Pinto Lake in March. Watsonville asked anglers to fish out carp which are contributing to the toxic algae problem at the lake.

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Related Topix: Watsonville, CA, Medicine, Santa Cruz County, CA

Bellingham Herald

Quinn on Nutrition: Eggs unscrambled

I'm not tooo excited to be with my granddaughter and soon-to-be-born grandson this Easter.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Holidays, Easter, Agriculture, Science

Reuters

Post Holdings to buy Michael Foods for $2.45 billion

The deal will let the maker of Raisin Bran and Honey Bunches of Oats cash in on the growing popularity of health foods, making it a major producer of processed protein food.

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Related Topix: Breakfast, Life, Food, Medicine

FoodNavigator

Changes to Nutrition Facts panel may have limited impact on consumer perceptions, says Hartman Group

Out with the old... Proposed changes to the Nutrition Facts panel would make serving sizes more realistic, highlight added sugars, and make calories much more prominent Proposed changes to the Nutrition Facts panel on food and beverage labels are well-intentioned, but may not have as much effect on how consumers perceive products as policymakers ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NutraIngredients-USA

MusclePharm's Assault pre-workout supplement 'safe and efficacious', says new study

Daily supplementation with MusclePharm's Assault pre-workout product is both safe and effective for improving body composition, according to results of a double-blind placebo-controlled study.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

The Detroit News

Celebrate spring with the lovely leafy salad greens of the season

It's time to turn over -- and eat -- a new leaf. Think tender, sweet spinach; vibrant, earthy kale; frilly, peppery arugula; bright-stemmed chard; astringent dandelion greens -- all the glorious green leaves of spring.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Fruits, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science

Scientific American

Female Insect Uses Spiky Penis to Take Charge

In desolate caves throughout Brazil live insects that copulate for days, the female's penetrating erectile organ sticking fast in a reluctant male's genital chamber until he offers a gift of nutritious semen.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, World News, Brazil, Medicine

Daily Herald

Evansville schools get physical fitness grant

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $385,000 grant to an Indiana school corporation to get its students more active and eating better.

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

KXVO

School bans on chocolate milk may backfire

In a possible advance for obesity research, an MRI scan has pinpointed "good" brown fat in a living adult for the first time.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Family, Kids, Medicine, Sleep, Nutrition

The Modesto Bee

What runners should eat: Nutrition tips for every distance

Getting ready for a race takes a lot of hard work and dedication. Sure, a big part of it is working up to a certain distance, upping your fitness game.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Baked Goods, Bread, Fruits

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