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4 hrs ago | 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

6 hrs ago | 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

10 hrs ago | 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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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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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

The Detroit News

Focus on leafy green vegetables for better nutrition

Perhaps Popeye was doing his body right when he ate spinach to replenish his superhuman strength.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science, Dieting, Supplement, Calcium

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NutraIngredients

BASF vitamin production returns to normal after fire

BASF's vitamin A and E production is close to resuming normal service after a fire ripped through its German plant on March 12. Citral-based aroma chemicals were also affected in the 'Force Majeure' but BASF said it had been able to reignite production within the four weeks it had estimated a week after the incident.

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Related Topix: BASF, Basf Ag, Chemicals, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

NutraIngredients-USA

Whey protein's benefits for improved body composition supported by new meta-analysis

Intake of whey protein as a supplement or in combination with resistance exercise, or as part of a weight-loss or weight-maintenance diet, may boost body composition for men and women, says a new meta-analysis of data from 14 randomized controlled trials.

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

Examiner.com

Low carb diet and yoga workouts fueled Ivanka Trump's 30-pound weight loss

Ivanka Trump attributes her 30-pound weight loss just six months after the birth of her second child to a low-carb diet and regular yoga and spinning workouts, she told Shape Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Fitness, Yoga, Medicine, Nutrition, Pilates

Business Journal

White House nutrition adviser to dine farm-to-fork in Sacramento

Sam Kass harvests vegetables from the White House kitchen garden in 2009. He serves as assistant White House chef.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Vegetables

Lifehacker

Wholesome Tracks Your Nutrition, not Just Calories

Wholesome takes a different approach, and helps you make sure you're getting the vitamins and nutrients you need every day, and serves as a guide to what nutrients are in what foods.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition

BBC News

Hospital nutrition among world best

Antrim Area Hospital's intensive care unit is the sixth best in the world for nutritional care, an audit has found.

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NewsOne

Re: Is Diabetes Worse For Blacks? | News One

First the bad news: The percentage of Americans with diabetes has doubled since 1988, with nearly one in 10 adults now diagnosed with the blood-sugar disease, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Life, Food, Nutrition

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Newkerala.com

Junk food makes people lazy

According to the study, the energy-draining effects of junk food can persist even when someone is switched to a healthy eating plan.

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Examiner.com

Culinary cultural conservation is economic botany when it comes to nutrition

Epicurious' Around the World in 80 Dishes takes you to Puerto Rico with a demonstration of a recipe for Mofongo prepared by Chef Sergio Remolina of The Culinary Institute of America.

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Related Topix: Plant Biology, Biology, Science, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, PlayV, Atari, Around the World in, Video Games, Culinary Institute of America, Vegetarian

San Jose Mercury News

Nutrition experts question value of paleo diet

The "paleo diet," which has become popular over the past year or so mainly through books, the Internet and social media buzz, is based on a premise that eating like our hunter-gatherer ancestors in the Paleolithic period will help us lose weight and live longer, while minimizing heart disease and Type 2 diabetes.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Nutrition, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Vegetables, University of South Carolina

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