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1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowa-grown 'super fruit' rising in popularity

Nutritionists swear by it for its health benefits, and now even the public has caught on to Iowa's very own aronia berry.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Fruits, Des Moines, IA

Sat Jul 12, 2014

CBS Local

Overweight Kids Learn New Ways Of Nutrition At UCSF Summer Camp

Bay Area kids who have found themselves tipping the scales have been referred to a special six-week summer camp to lose weight.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Life, Food

Nutrition Staff Uses Summer Break To Improve Skills

Staff Report The Cherokee County School District's School Nutrition staff, just like teachers and other school-based staff, use the Summer Break as an opportunity for professional development.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Education Etc., University of Georgia

Myrtle Beach Online

Schools to see more changes in snacks, meals as new federal regulations take effect

Children have lunch choices of a sandwich, salad, milk, an orange, baked apples and fried squash at Myrtle Beach Primary School.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Family, Kids, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

WSET-TV Lynchburg

United Way Of Halifax County Holding Summer Mobile Day Camps to Fight Childhood Obesity

Halifax Co., VA-- It's a disturbing statistic from the CDC. In 2012 more than one third of children and adolescents in the country were overweight or obese.


Related Topix: Halifax County, VA, Halifax, VA, Family, Kids, Life, Food

Vegetables of all colors unite for wellness

Eating your vegetables is a given. We all know that eating plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains and low fat protein give us the good nutrition we need to live.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition, Fruits, Magnesium, Supplement, Vitamin A


NV teen earns seat at dining table with First Lady Michelle Obama

A local teen has earned a seat at the dining table with First Lady Michelle Obama.


Related Topix: Life, Recipes

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Carbohydrates From The Okra Plant Can Improve...

Katerina gained her MSc degree in nutrition and food science at the University and now she has embarked on research for a PhD.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Roll Call

Debate Over School Lunch Nutrition Standards Delays Agriculture Spending Bill

Nutrition standards for school lunches have turned into one of the most contentious issues in this year's appropriations debate.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Agriculture, Science, US News, Michelle Obama, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Hoeven

WPTV Local News

Cheap fat may 'spell doom' for great apes

Scientists warned Thursday that a palm tree with an oily fruit might "spell doom" for Africa's great apes, thanks to demand for palm oil, a cheap fat often used as a replacement for trans fats.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Tufts University, Penn State University Park


Karen Chad awarded second term as vice-president research

Chad's five-year term will begin on Jan. 1, 2015. Before being named vice-president research in 2010, Chad was the associate vice-president of research for five years.


Related Topix: Medicine, Kinesiology, Life, Food, Nutrition

Quinn on Nutrition: Feasting on popcorn trivia

"I'll have a medium," says me, before I realize that medium - in movie theater language - means, "Oh, my gosh that's big."


Related Topix: Life, Food

Science Daily

Inherited 'memory' of poor nutrition during pregnancy passed through sperm of male offspring

When a pregnant mother is undernourished, her child is at a greater risk of developing obesity and type 2 diabetes, in part due to so-called 'epigenetic' effects.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Genetics

Food & Drug Packaging

New beverage offers convenient nutrition and great taste

Post Foods, LLC, announces their expansion into the beverage category with the launch of the brand's first breakfast shake product, Post Goodness-To-Go.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Chocolate

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Dr. Oz: Low carb Wheat Belly diet flattens belly and accelerates weight loss

Wheat is an ingredient in processed foods ranging from your morning cereal to your lunchtime sandwich to your evening eclair dessert.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Celiac Disease, Health

Dr. Oz: Low carb Fast Metabolism Diet melts 20 pounds in 28 days

One of the hottest fads this summer: Cutting carbohydrates. But Dr. Mehmet Oz says that a new diet can help you consume selected carbohydrates and succeed at weight loss.


Related Topix: Life, Dieting

Business Journal

Nutrition app developer cooks up deal to expand its reach

Tech firm Nutripilot, run by CEO Melanie Rubery , is teaming up with a North Carolina tech firm to help expand the reach of its nutrition app.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine, North Carolina

New York Daily News

More than half of Americans use menu nutritionals: CDC

People are paying attention to nutrition information on menus, suggests new research from the Centers for Disease Control.


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Life, Food

Christian Science Monitor

Are nutrition standards for school meals too tough? Congress considers tweaks.

A healthy chicken salad school lunch, prepared under federal guidelines, sitting on display at the cafeteria at Draper Middle School in Rotterdam, N.Y., Sept.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Pediatrics, Michelle Obama, Education Etc., Family, Kids

Fasting boosts weight loss and health in studies: Fasting in Ramadan tips

With the escalating rate of obesity, more scientists are focusing on what really works for weight loss .


Related Topix: Fasting, Health, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, University of Southern California, Food, Medicine, Nutrition