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3 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

Revealed: Warning over hospital food cutbacks

Plans to slash costs nationwide by serving cheaper meals spark alarm among nutrition experts that patients could be left malnourished - or dead From next year, mince will be fattier, the 10g protein count for sandwiches will include bread, and the minimum protein delivered on a daily basis will drop from 90g to 80g.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine

4 hrs ago | Medical News

Baltimore Mayor to launch community-based projects to improve health and nutrition

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake will join local community leaders on July 30, 2014 to launch two community-based projects designed to improve nutrition and health status for residents of Baltimore.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Baltimore, MD, Cherry Hill (Baltimore, MD), Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

New CoCo Madness choclate supplement from Defense Nutrition

Defense Nutrition is known for its ChocoWhey products, a line based on cocoa and whey protein.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Vegan, Vegetarian, Drink, Coffee, Chocolate

Psychology Today

Nutrition Tips For Reducing Adrenal Fatigue

Do you feel tired all the time? Do you get plenty of sleep and still don't feel rested? Do you have difficulty focusing? You might be experiencing adrenal fatigue.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Northern Michigan News

Survey: Teens experimenting with HGH on the rise

Michael Guerreri wanted to try human growth hormones so he could look like a pro wrestler.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Cherry Hill, NJ, Medicine, Health, Franklinville, NJ, Chiropractic

Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier

Giving low-income families vouchers to buy fruits and vegetables at farmers' markets could increase their consumption of these healthy foods, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables

Medical News Today

Finding ways to build nutrition into the packed-lunch routine for school children

Open a child's lunch box and you're likely to find that the lunches and snacks inside fall short of federal guidelines.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Tufts University, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Education Etc.

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Wave

Blowback: Two nutritionists vs. T.G.I. Fridays' endless appetizers

Keep it civil and stay on topic. No profanity, vulgarity, racial slurs or personal attacks.


Related Topix: Life, Food

ABC News

Scottsdale defence nutrition research facility rebuilt

Two years after the first sod was turned, a major part of Tasmania's new Centre for Food Innovation is almost complete.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine

The Macon Telegraph

Bibb nutrition workers, public sample cafeteria food

WOODY MARSHALL/THE TELEGRAPH Betty Myers gets a sample of chicken from one of the vendors set up at the School Nutrition Program Mini Food Show on Thursday.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Recipes


Many parents of obese children don't think it's unhealthy

Many parents of obese children don't see their offspring as unhealthy, even if their weight is at a dangerous level, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, UC San Diego


Nutrition Experts Fight To Prevent GOP From Rolling Back Healthy School Lunches

The political debate over a national school meal program continues to rage , as GOP lawmakers and school cafeteria lobbyists seek to roll back recent reforms under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 while health experts maintain that the legislation is benefiting students.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Family, Kids, Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, University of Mississippi

Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

Couple face neglect charge in boya s death

A 20-month-old West Virginia boy suffered "a long agonizing death" from a lack of proper nutrition because his parents traded cash from supplemental nutrition benefits for methamphetamine and other drugs, state police said in court documents.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Drugs, Ashton, WV, Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Fresno Bee

Scientists unlock secrets to boost metabolism

What's the best way to boost your metabolism and burn more fat? That's the holy grail for metabolic researchers and for many Americans.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Orlando, FL, Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Heart Failure

Food retailer doubles size of Black Country site

A BLACK Country firm is not only moving to a bigger base but also plans to expand its empire by adding another nine shops to its chain by the end of the year.


Related Topix: West Midlands County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Fruits, Food

Health myths busted: Can too much sleep kill you and is popcorn is good for you?

Truth: Carrying a few extra pounds could help you live longer according to a new study by State University New York.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, The Scottish Borders County, Scotland, Life, Food, Dieting, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition, Raw

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Southland Times

Nine diet-saving food swaps

Sometimes the difference between healthy eating or not is a few simple dietary swaps to take you from a B minus in nutrition to a glowing A plus - and just a warning, some of these simple swaps may surprise you! While wholemeal bread is a healthy choice thanks to its relatively high fibre content, grain-based bread has a lower glycaemic index which ... (more)


Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Baked Goods, Bread, Supplement, Calcium


From semiconductors to snacks: Egg white chips entrepreneur rides crest of protein wave

New products gallery: Gen Mills innovates to keep up with trends, Mamma Chia's 'cleaner energy', CVS makes healthy snacks affordable Trader Joe's move to cut out the middlemen in dairy supply chain left key vendor & broker 'high and dry', says lawsuit A mechanical engineer with a keen interest in semi-conductors, ips All Natural co-founder Sean ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Food

Science Daily

Strategy proposed for preventing diseases of aging

Researchers argue that medicine focuses too much on fighting diseases individually instead of concentrating on interventions that prevent multiple chronic diseases and extend healthy lifespan.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, Nutrition, Heart Failure, Diabetes, Health

Gene Study Gives New Insight Into Puberty in Girls

The timing of a girl's first menstrual period may be determined by hundreds, and possibly thousands, of gene variations, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Breast Cancer, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Life, Food, Nutrition, New Hyde Park, NY, Hyde Park, NY