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4 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA
The Congressional Dietary Supplement Caucus in conjueciton with the leading dietary supplement industry associations held a briefing yesterday for members of Congress to drive home the point that supplements are not only good for users' health, but good for the nation's health care bottom line, too.
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
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8 hrs ago | KKCO-TV Grand Junction
Elderly people across the Grand Valley rely on the generosity of strangers to have a hot meal on their tables once a day, but the organization that provides this service is looking for financial help to continue doing it.
12 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA
Dan Best: 'It is in the public interest to promote consumption of whole seedsa all whole seedsa versus refined or otherwise fractionated seeds' As the FDA prepares to conduct consumer research into whole grain labeling statements before it issues finalized guidance for industry, the debate over precisely what should constitute a 'whole grain', as ... (more)
16 hrs ago | Common Dreams
On the same day that President Obama eloquently described his vision of an economy defined by economic mobility and opportunity for all, Senate Agriculture Committee Chairwoman Debbie Stabenow was busy cutting a deal with House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas to slice another $8 to $9 billion from food stamps , according to a source ... (more)
18 hrs ago | NutraIngredients-USA
Low vitamin D levels may be a consequence of ill health and not the cause of chronic disease, says a new review, but industry groups have responded that supplementation is vital for bone health and should not be dismissed.
Put down that can of soda! In this Health Smarts video, Robin Miller, MD, explains how high fructose corn syrup is linked to metabolic syndrome, a condition that boosts your risk of diabetes, heart disease, and other ailments.
Millions of students are heading back to school with high hopes for a great school year.
Speaking with NutraIngredients-USA at the recent SupplySide West show in Las Vegas, Jandali said: "Look at the data from CRN, two thirds of US adults are using dietary supplements, and they're confident with the safety and efficacy.
The company has halted marketing of the test after receiving an FDA warning letter.
Owners of small pets generally know that canned pumpkin is fine to offer bunnies , guinea pigs, hamsters, rats and the like, and many of these pets enjoy dried pumpkin treats .
This excellent mare has been ridden under English saddle for ten years. She has three flowing gaits and is elegant over 3' fences.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says his office has reached a settlement with Abbott Laboratories over advertising for its Pediasure SideKicks beverages.
Students at Lowell High School in Michigan sit down for lunch. Shorter lunch breaks mean that many kids don't get enough time to eat and socialize.
The struggle at the dinner table between parents and their picky eaters isn't uncommon.
This state's picture-perfect vistas of expansive forests, cliff-lined beaches and hipster cities mask a painfully slow recovery from a recession that has pushed unemployment to its highest rate in 30 years.
The fatter we get as a nation, the more we seem to lie about what we eat, a study has shown.
I thought it would be fun to hash out some of the more funky meals that people on the site put together for a nice nutritional payload.