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2 hrs ago | The Courier-News

Dundee parks to bring fitness, nutrition to kids

This fall, youths who participate in the area's after-school clubs will be putting their pencils down and getting their heart rates up.


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

4 hrs ago |

Low-carb ketogenic diet gains momentum as saturated fat deemed healthy

Low-carb, high-fat diets like the Atkins and ketogenic diets are becoming increasingly popular as more medical experts embrace unprocessed saturated fat as an essential part of a healthy diet.


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

8 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

Mexico food labeling rules draw fire on sugar

In this July 10, 2013, file photo, office workers eats tacos at an outdoor food stand during lunch time in Mexico City.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

10 hrs ago | CNN

5 'healthy' foods that can backfire

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Dieting, Nutrition

14 hrs ago | BBC News

Binge drinking 'link to overeating'

Drinking more than three large glasses of wine can push people over a "tipping point", meaning they consume about 6,300 extra calories in the following 24 hours, a report has said.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

18 hrs ago | KTUC-AM Tucson

Diet-Shake Company Says It Disciplined Nearly 600 Distributors Making Medical Claims

Nearly 600 independent distributors of the diet and nutrition sales brand Herbalife were disciplined last year for making medical claims when selling the company's weight-loss shakes and supplements, despite company policies aimed at preventing such tactics.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Ottaway Newspapers, Music

22 hrs ago | The Daily Beast

How to Make Doctors IrrelevantBy Daniela Drake

After a simple, modified Paleo diet reversed her multiple sclerosis, one doctor is exposing health care and big pharma's dirty secret: Prescriptions don't make you well.


Related Topix: Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis, Health, Life, Nutrition, Food

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Scientific Blogging

Study: Iron Consumption Can Increase Risk For Heart Disease

A new study from the Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington has bolstered the link between red meat consumption and heart disease by finding a strong association between heme iron, found only in meat, and potentially deadly coronary heart disease.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

Kids' Cereals: Necessary Evil, or Just Evil?

"Dear Mister Language Person: I am curious about the expression, 'Part of this complete breakfast.'


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Breakfast, Life, Medicine, Nutrition

CBS Atlanta


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The Hill

'Biggest Loser' star presses Waxman on nutrition bills

Jillian Michaels is used to kicking some major caloric butt on NBC's "The Biggest Loser," and now, she's taking on Washington.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Game Show, The Biggest Loser, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Jillian Michaels, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Henry Waxman


For Many Older Men, Impotence Is Treatable Without Drugs

A new study reminds men with erectile dysfunction that there's help out there that doesn't require a prescription: diet, exercise and other lifestyle changes.


Related Topix: Erectile Dysfunction, Medicine, Heart Disease

Food Industry

Campden BRI makes appointment ahead of new EU label rules

Campden BRI has appointed Melanie Ruffell as principal law advisor for its regulatory affairs team in order to meet growing demand for advice on matters such as the Food Information to Consumers Regulation , due to come into force in December 2014.


Related Topix: Life, Nutrition, Food, Medicine

Live Science

Oranges: Health Benefits, Risks & Nutrition Facts

Oranges and clementines - the juicy citrus fruits that are in season during wintertime - are vitamin goldmines.


Related Topix: Vitamin C, Supplement, Medicine, Life, Food, Nutrition, Fruits, Potassium (generic), Slow-K, K-Lyte, Folic Acid

Corporate health & wellness at your work station

Corporate health and wellness has been big in the news for the last ten years or more, and it is proving to enhance the quality of life of employees for better health and production.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Punching holes in pop-science theory: Whole grains may cut inflammatory biomarkers in obese kids

Consuming whole-grain-rich foods for six weeks may slash levels of inflammatory biomarkers in overweight children, according to findings published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research.


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

Myrtle Beach Online

Congress takes up food-labeling fight

A bill introduced in the U.S. House earlier this month would ban states from passing food labeling laws.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, Finland, MN, Minnetonka, MN

Forget About Superfoods. Try Retro Eating.

Joan Salge Blake, MS, RD, LDN, is a clinical associate professor and registered dietitian at Boston University in the Nutrition Program.


Related Topix: Boston University, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Vegetables, Supplement, Vitamin E


Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids

Children suffering from irritable bowel syndrome are four times more likely than other kids to have a condition called celiac disease -- an allergy to gluten -- Italian researchers report.


Related Topix: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Medicine, Health, Celiac Disease, Family, Kids, Italy, World News,

The Arbiter

Wellness services offers simple steps to nutrition and weight loss

She also has a booth at the Recreational Center Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The simple steps she advises to students are: "Make the declaration to not diet," McGuffey said.


Related Topix: Nutrition