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30 min ago | Milford Mercury
More must be done to curb the nation's sugar intake to reduce the "costly burden" of tooth decay, experts have said. Current World Health Organisation recommendations state that adults should get no more than 10% of their daily calories from "free" sugars.
31 min ago | Food Industry
The elderly needn't make significant dietary changes to boost their daily intake of protein and could instead rely on enriched "everyday food" , research by Fonterra suggests. Studies undertaken by Fonterra, the HAN University of Applied Sciences, and VU University Medical Center at a hospital and a rehabilitation facility in the Netherlands found that "the use of protein enriched products contributes to an improved protein distribution over the day" in elderly patients.
3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
As a person enters their elderly years their appetite decreases, they could develop difficulty chewing, have a decreased ability to move and may be lonely. All of these factors can contribute to decline in eating and diet lacking in nutrient dense foods.
6 hrs ago | NutraIngredients
The potential bone health benefits of vitamin K2 menaquinone-4 may be achievable at a daily dose of 600 micrograms, according to a new study from Kyowa Hakko with implications for formulations and health. Results of the graded dose study, published in the Nutrition Journal , indicated that the 600 microgram per day dose was associated with a significant lowering of levels of circulating inactive osteocalcin .
10 hrs ago | BayStreet.ca
Los Angeles, CA / ACCESSWIRE / Sept 15, 2014 / After years of battling with his weight, award winning rapper singer/songwriter Nana Wiafe Asante-Mensah known is showbiz as Asem lost it all through exercising and dieting with nutrition formula formulated by Los Angeles based nutrition fitness experts. Now looking trim and fit as a fiddle he plans on sharing his secrets by releasing a celebrity fitness guide with nutrition products for the creative and corporate community as well as the general public.
Bovine proteins freeze dried with inulin can improve the overall structure and nutritional value of gluten-free breads, say researchers. Published in Food Chemistry, researchers from Argentina incorporated plasma bovine proteins into gluten-free bread formulations.
EPIC LIFE CHIROPRACTIC will be hosting a workshop entitled, Healthy Little Pumpkins on October 14 at 6:15 PM. The workshop aims to teach parents fun and easy strategies on how to help their pumpkins stay healthy during the Halloween season.
Garcinia Cambogia was first mentioned by Dr. Mehmet Oz in 2013 as miracle weight loss pill. Pure Garcinia Cambogia now finally released worldwide for online purchase with extra bonus offers.
Youth soccer coaches in New Hampshire are getting coupon booklets for discounts on fruits and vegetables to share with their teams as part of a program emphasizing healthier snack options. The program was created as an initiative of childObesity180 at the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition.
One of the most common questions I get from my clients is "What's the best pre-workout power or recovery shake?" There are tons of them on the market that are all, nutritionally speaking, very good. Just walk into any health store and you will see that the shelves are lined with them.
It's okay to share some things with your mom or grandmother, like a bottle of Chardonnay, a classic navy blazer or even your taste in men. Unfortunately, though, health and fitness guidelines don't make the list.
The third most abundant mineral in your body is sulfur, only phosphorous and calcium are found in higher quantities. But, you never hear much about it and its connection to health in general and its important role in anti-aging.
Snacks are sneaking into our diets more than ever before: The average American consumes a quarter of their daily calories from snacks, so it's important to make smart choices. While many snacks are packaged to look healthy, it's easy to be fooled.
A big part of my job involves diving daily into the latest research on food. Although the internet, TV and magazines have given people the tools to become "diet experts," the truth remains that the strongest evidence we have on what to eat and what to skip come from the peer-reviewed journals.
First lady's fight for healthier food needs broad support Michelle Obama's campaign is just the latest effort to make sure our kids eat right at school. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1s0ztDn As a new school year begins, American parents should enthusiastically join first lady Michelle Obama's campaign for healthier school lunches - a campaign based on sound nutritional science with the goal of healthier, happier kids.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all Essex County senior citizens to attend the Ninth Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day. This free event, which is sponsored by Aetna and the AAA-North Jersey, will be held as follows: Place: Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex, Essex County Richard J. Codey Arena at South Mountain 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange, NJ "We are planning a fun-filled day of activities and will be providing a great deal of valuable information that will benefit seniors.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:54 pm
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