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1 hr ago | Journal of the San Juans

United States Department of Agriculture nutrition guidelines expanded for students

Starting this school year, United States Department of Agriculture nutrition guidelines will be expanded to all food and beverages sold in schools including vending machines, student stores and at fundraisers.


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

5 hrs ago |

All Fat Is Bad? Not So Fast

People who avoid carbohydrates and eat more fat, even saturated fat, lose more body fat and have fewer cardiovascular risks than people who follow the low-fat diet that health authorities have favored for decades, a major new study shows.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Heart Disease, Health, Medicine, Nutrition, Low Carb Diet, Atkins Nutrional Method

Mon Sep 01, 2014

How to buy Provestra online: Natural women's libido and sex drive enhancer

With all the choices out there, it takes a diligent researcher to find out which are the effective formulas.


Related Topix: Valerian, Supplement, Human Sexuality, Medicine, Health, Naturopathy

Good nutrition can help beat type 2 diabetes

The evidence is in that good nutrition appears to help prevent and control type 2 diabetes .


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

KXLY-TV Spokane

Train your brain to crave healthy food

We know, that wasn't the quick fix to afternoon ice cream binges you were hoping for.


Related Topix: Life, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science

U.K. parliamentarians seek health warning, nutrition content on liquor labels

A group of U.K. parliamentarians want to introduce a law requiring all alcoholic drinks in the country to include a health warning and nutritional content in their labels.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Alcoholism, Health, Marketing

Medical News

Nutritional expertise helps enhance menus of prestigious care provider

Hadrian Healthcare Group commissioned research by Carole Marshall, a registered nutritionist at Northumbria, to identify how their meals could provide improved nutrition and hydration for their residents.


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

What's happened to all the kale?

IT'S official, super-food enthusiasts; we're running out of kale. So what can you eat instead of the leafy green to get your nutrient hit? STOCKPILING nutritious foods needn't send you bust from the shopping bill.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Agriculture, Science, Medicine, Life, Food, Vegetarian, Vitamin A, Supplement

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Washington Post

Large 'dead zone' signals continued problems for the Chesapeake Bay

It began forming in May, when heavy spring rains loaded the rivers and creeks with fertilizer washed from farms and suburban lawns.


Related Topix: Toledo, OH, Medicine, Weather, Hurricane, Hurricane Arthur

Proctor Journal


No one questions that fruit is an essential part of the diet. But did you know that more than 70 percent of Americans do not eat the recommended amount of fruit? If this growing health problem of Type 2 diabetes isn't addressed, the CDC estimates it will affect one in every three Americans by 2050.


Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition

Blackpool Citizen

Medical experts are urging the Government to set up a taskforce to tackle childhood obesity

The professional body representing GPs has warned that an entire generation will be "destroyed" by a diet of junk food and sugary drinks unless urgent action is taken.


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

WISH-TV Indianapolis

Is it breakfast or dessert? Try a different option

The ugly truth be known - added sugar means empty calories that put kids at risk of obesity and health problems that can show up as early as adolescence.


Related Topix: Medicine, Family, Kids, Life, Food, Recipes

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Organization to only prep Black children for success

For more than 40 years, the National Black Child Development Institute has engaged leaders, policymakers, professionals, and parents around critical and timely issues that directly impact Black children and their families.


Related Topix: African-American, Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Kevin, M.D.

How many servings of fruits and vegetables should we eat a day?

Many organizations cook up recommendations for the number of fruit and vegetable servings you should eat every day.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Medicine, Nutrition


Some Arizona schools take a pass on program to give free meals to students

With a deadline looming for a federal program to give free meals to all students in certain low-income schools, some Arizona districts are finding there really is no such thing as a free lunch.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Family, Kids, Apache County, AZ

Hearts and Health Run to Support Local Camp to Fight Childhood Obesity

Sunday September 14 will be the Hearts and Health Run/Walk at Voice of America Park in West Chester, including both a 5K, a 6 Hour Run/Relay and a 1.4 mile Family Fun Run.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine


Rewarding journey started with dare

WHAT started as an ''if you will, I will'' dare has turned into a fitness journey for Launceston woman Wendy Pearson.


Related Topix: Weight Training, Fitness, Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition

Hispanic Business

World Bank Helps Combat Malnutrition among Mothers and Children

"Enhanced Nutrition for Mothers and Children" will specifically target women and the relatively high proportion of stunting that occurs during pregnancy.


Related Topix: Medicine, Supplement, Folic Acid

Lancashire Telegraph

Gisburn 'plot to plate' scheme encourages a healthier lifestyle

The 'Plot to Plate' project aims to help villagers lead healthier and happier lives through growing vegetables, herbs and fruit, learning how to cook in imaginative ways and learning more about food nutrition.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Fri Aug 29, 2014


Nutrition Facts overhaul a missed chance to label phosphorus: AND

AND's Pepin Tuma: "Consumers probably are not aware of the ubiquity of phosphorous in foods, because not only is the content not required to be listed on the label...but phosphorus additives are typically unaccounted in the estimated phosphorus content of processed foods because food manufacturers are not required to list their quantities."


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition