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26 min ago | RedOrbit

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Two studies by researchers at University College London have investigated the reasons why our immune systems decline with age, and have found ways to address the problem.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Biology, Science, Immunology

4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

What to serve with your Labor Day burgers and dogs

Burgers. Dogs. Steaks. Maybe some sausages. We know you've got the grilling part of your Labor Day cookout covered.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Avocado

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WBOC-TV Salisbury

Venezuela battles obesity amid dearth of good food

Venezuela's socialist government is sounding the alarm about growing waistlines in a country where record food shortages are making it harder to put healthy meals on the table, prompting many people to fill up on empty calories.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Proctor Journal

Health/Wellness

Football season is here, and it's vital for parents, coaches and players to take steps to ensure player safety.

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

AmmoLand

Shangri-La - Create Your Own Whitetail Paradise

My heart was pounding out of my chest and my left leg was shaking so hard it made the treetop jiggle.

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Related Topix: Life, Food

Insight News

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program use grows at farmers markets

More Minnesotans are using Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits to purchase fresh fruit, vegetables and other eligible products at local farmers markets.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Minneapolis, MN

KNDO

Diet, exercise counseling urged for overweight Americans with heart risks

Overweight Americans with risk factors for heart disease should be offered "intensive" counseling on diet and exercise, according to new guidelines released this week.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Medicine, University of Iowa, Nutrition

DNAinfo.com

Napkins Aim to Bring Nutrition Advice and Manners to Kids' Eating

If you're going to put a napkin in your kid's lunch each day, instead of using one with an image of Hello Kitty or Spider-Man, why not make it a learning experience with a message? That was Upper West Side mom Amy Rowland's thinking.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Life, Food, Vegetables

Steuben Courier

Life-Changing Healthy Food Swaps, Part II

We've already explored 23 insanely easy ways to eat healthier every day. Here, we offer 12 additional healthy tricks you can put up your sleeve.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Recipes, Cayenne Pepper, Supplement

Mon Aug 25, 2014

FoodNavigator

Juice Products Association: Nutrition Facts overhaul could spell end...

FDA proposals to increase the RDI for calcium and vitamin D as part of an overhaul of the Nutrition Facts panel mean that juice makers could face major formulation challenges if they still want to make nutrient content claims about these ingredients, claims the Juice Products Association.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Healthcare Law, Law, Life, Food

Food And Drink Europe

Holland & Barrett 'qualified to advise' on nutrition? Yes says regulator after challenge

ASA on the H&B page in question: "We considered that the course gave participants suitable knowledge to be able to advise on nutrition and supplements..." UK supplements and health food retailer Holland & Barrett has had its staff training programmes vindicated after a customer challenged whether in-store workers were "Qualified to advise".

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, Medicine

Times Herald

Study turns tables on value of breakfast, weight loss

Grandmothers, marketers and researchers alike have long touted breakfast as a must-have meal, praising its ability to rev up metabolism, stave off hunger, help calorie watchers keep their weight in check, and improve concentration and cognitive function.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, University of Alabama, Alabama, University of Minnesota

Deltafarmpress

Nutrition benefits of peanuts focus of industry ad campaign

"While people love the flavor of peanuts, peanut butter, and other peanut products, they don't always understand how nutritious and healthful they are,"says Sherry Coleman Collins, who discussed major health studies and the peanut industry's new ad campaign at the annual conference of the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Ariton, AL, Gordo, AL

KNDO

Today's parents less able to spot obesity in their kids

In fact, parents interviewed between 2005 and 2010 were 24 percent less likely to spot a weight problem in their child than parents interviewed between 1988 and 1994, the researchers said.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Southern University, Georgia Southern University, Pediatrics, Medicine, Life, Food, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Newkerala.com

Healthy diet key to boosting immunity as you age

While attempting to find why immunity decreases with age leading to life-threatening diseases, researchers have cracked how to rejuvenate ageing immune cells.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

KGNS-TV Laredo

New Nutrition Standards for Public Schools

A recent report by the CDC finds that, overall, children ages 2 through 18 are eating more whole fruits from 2003 to 2010.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Family, Kids, Education Etc., Vegetables

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Illawarra Mercury

World's Best Diet revealed by scientists

There's never a shortage of diets promising to help us shed kilos but the real holy grail of weight loss is nailing a way of eating that keeps the weight from creeping back on.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Baked Goods, Bread

Examiner.com

Baby born with brain tumors had 20 seizures daily until ketogenic diet helped

Life has not been easy for tiny Blake Shore and his family. When he was only one day old, he underwent open-heart surgery to remove a large tumor blocking his blood flow.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Recipes

Deseret News

86 schools in Montana to serve free breakfast and lunch

This undated photo released by the Montana Democratic Party shows Denise Juneau, Montana superintendent of public instruction.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Family, Kids, Life, Food

KFVS12

Variety is the spice of smart vegetarian diets

"Plant-based diets are probably one of the best things we can do for our bodies," Marisa Moore, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, said.

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

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