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Heat and eat or pop in your mouth, straight from the farm? The debate over the health benefits of eating raw foods is heating up.
5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
"Nanny state" interventions such as a "fat tax" on unhealthy products and compulsory nutrition ratings on food labels are popular with New Zealanders, a Herald -DigiPoll survey shows.
Sometimes the difference between healthy eating or not is a few simple dietary swaps to take you from a B minus in nutrition to a glowing A plus - and just a warning, some of these simple swaps may surprise you! While wholemeal bread is a healthy choice thanks to its relatively high fibre content, grain-based bread has a lower glycaemic index which ... (more)
Researchers argue that medicine focuses too much on fighting diseases individually instead of concentrating on interventions that prevent multiple chronic diseases and extend healthy lifespan.
Truth: Carrying a few extra pounds could help you live longer according to a new study by State University New York.
Parents of obese children often perceive their offspring as healthy, even if the child's weight requires medical intervention, according to a new Many parents think their obese kids are "very healthy" Parents of obese children often perceive their offspring as healthy, even if the child's weight requires medical intervention, according to a new ... (more)
This kefir smoothie is high in fiber. You'll get several servings of vegetables while enjoying it, and feel full after.
With obese or overweight people making up almost 75 per cent of the Goldfields population, finding realistic ways to lose weight has never been more important.
No longer taken solely by granola-crunching hippies or relegated to health food store shelves, probiotics are now as ubiquitous as multivitamins.
Besides using our smartphones for emailing, texting and talking there are many other ways we can put them to good use.
Beauty claims are permissible under the EU nutrition and health claim regulation a European Commission committee has said in what an analyst says is a "first blessing" the EC may have taken from Italy's stance on the matter.
Women who are obese during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with asthma than normal-weight mothers, a new review suggests.
A healthy nutritional diet should consist of appropriate portions of foods within the food pyramid each day based on age, activity and sex.
For better nutrition, try replacing rice with quinoa. Add protein and veggies of your choice to hit the key food groups.
The Board of Supervisors is scheduled to decide Tuesday whether to put the tax before voters in November.
Sadhana Ghimire, 23, makes sure to give her 18-month-old daughter nutritious food, such as porridge containing grains and pulses, in order to prevent stunting.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 09:51 am
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