15 Healthy Snacks You Should Always Have At Home
Healthy snacks can be hard to find, especially when you come home from work after a long day and just feel like eating junk food for a quick fix.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
Enter Stage Right
Tower of Pisa policies
Built on a foundation of sand, the Leaning Tower of Pisa would have toppled over long ago, if not for ingenious engineering projects that keep it from tilting any further.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter
Chia Seeds: A super food or a super sell?
Chia , found in the mint family, was commonly grown in Central America as a food staple of the ancient Mayan and Aztec cultures.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The Globe and Mail
The super seed square-off: Which is healthier?
My trainer suggested I add hemp hearts to my smoothie. How are they different from flax or chia seeds? Are they healthier? It used to be we sprinkled wheat germ on food to get a boost of vitamins, minerals and healthy fats.
Jacksonville Daily News
In-house inpatient now available aboard Camp Lejeune
For close to 30 years, the inpatient psychiatric ward at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune lacked security and an environment conducive to healing.
'Captain Underpants' series leads library asociation's list of books Americans want banned
Dav Pilkey's kids' series, "Captain Underpants," about a mean school principal who changes into a nice superhero wearing only a cape and underpants, topped the American Library Association's "Top Ten Most Frequently Challenged Books" in 2013.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
National Institutes of Health
GuLF STUDY gears up for second round of health exams
Researchers at the National Institutes of Health, leading the largest health study ever conducted on the potential health effects of an oil spill, are encouraging participants to stay involved in this long-term project.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
KTIV-TV Sioux City
On this week's Centsable Health Fareway Foods registered dietitian Whitney Packebush introduces us to Chia Seeds.
Panel Led by UAB's Garvey Sets Framework to Combat Obesity Epidemic
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Calling it the most under-reimbursed major disease in America, two endocrinology societies announced an evidence-based, multidimensional, comprehensive framework to combat the nation's obesity epidemic today.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Moultrie News
Tackling asthma one dance at a time
Ninety thousand children are affected by asthma in South Carolina. Asthma is the No.
Prison Transfer for Jesse Jackson Jr. After Stint in Solitary
Disgraced former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has been transferred from a federal prison in North Carolina to a prison camp in Alabama after spending time in solitary confinement.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
5 questions for Bill Nelson, who is fed by his homeless friends
With many of the volunteer cooks at Life Church International in Huntsville, Ala., and Asbury United Methodist Church in Madison out of town for spring break a couple weeks ago, Bill Nelson is delivering some fairly simple packages on that week's delivery -- donated military MREs, granola bars and water.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
U.S. adults are not meeting recommended levels for fish and omega-3...
The American Heart Association's Strategic Impact Goal Through 2020 and Beyond recommends >= two 3.5-oz fish servings per week partly to increase intake of omega3-fatty acids eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid .
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Enter Stage Right
More fraudulent science from EPA
The Obama Environmental Protection Agency recently slashed the maximum allowable sulfur content in gasoline from 30 parts per million to 10 ppm.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Alli weight loss products recalled in U.S. and Puerto Rico
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced a diet pill recall on March 27. GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare has recalled all Alli weight-loss products from the U.S. and Puerto Rico due to possible product tampering.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
picture, and the ones you should never take if you want a real job
Coastal Commercial Real Estate Summit paints upbeat - if guarded - picture, and the ones you should never take if you want a real job Donald Epley, director of the Center for Real Estate and Economic Development at the University of South Alabama's Mitchell College of Business, was the moderator for the Gulf Coast Commercial Real Estate Summit VII ... (more)
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Effects of supplementing n-3 fatty acid enriched eggs and walnuts on...
Plant and marine n-3 fatty acids may favorably modify select markers of cardiovascular disease risk.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Pro baseball players keep some bone strength for life, study says
Young men who exercise keep some of the benefits to their bones into old age, even if they don't keep at it, according to researchers who compared the throwing arms and the nonthrowing arms of professional baseball players over time.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Grass-Fed Vs. Grain-Fed Ground Beef -- No Difference In Healthfulness
Is ground beef from grass-fed cattle healthier than that from conventionally raised ground beef? Texas A&M University research says no.