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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Veggies get their due on the grill

Of all the foods we grill on perfect summer days, vegetables rank among the most exciting.


Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Bar-B-Q

3 hrs ago | Food Technology

Abbott and Fonterra to join forces in widespread China expansion

The strategic alliance between Abbott and Fonterra, which is now in the hands of Chinese regulators, will draw on the Kiwi company's expertise in dairy nutrition and farming in China, and Abbott's long experience business of development in the country.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Drink, Milk

7 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Dietary manipulation of the body's internal biological clock

Food not only nourishes the body but also affects its internal biological clock, which regulates the daily rhythm of many aspects of human behavior and biology.


Related Topix: Medicine, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin, Diabetes, Health, Life, Food

7 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Amp Up Or Tamp Down Stress

A nutrient-dense diet may help tamp down stress. And these foods may help boost our moods: pumpkin seeds, anchovies, eggs, salmon, flax seeds, Swiss chard and dark chocolate.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate, Harvard University, Chemistry, Science

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Navajo Nation bill to impose sales tax on unhealthy foods makes a comeback

A new bill is once again asking Navajo lawmakers to implement a sales tax on foods containing a high concentration of sugar, salt and saturated fat.


Related Topix: Navajo, NM, Shiprock, NM, Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food

Business Journal

How Pete Truby found bittersweet success in salted chocolate

Salazon Chocolates Co./Owner: Pete Truby/Headquarters: Eldersburg, Md./Startup costs: close to $100,000 Revenue: more than $1 million a year Product: organic salted dark chocolate bars The UpTake: For a Baltimore-area chocolate entrepreneur, sales and distribution skills came easily but manufacturing was a new challenge.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Chocolate

Beef Magazine

Processed Meats Part of a Balanced Diet, AMI Tells Nutrition Panel

A new menu model analysis developed by a team of nutrition experts shows that processed meat and poultry products currently consumed regularly by Americans can fit into a healthy balanced diet, according to comments submitted by the American Meat Institute to the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee.


Related Topix: Nutrition, Medicine, Life, Food

The Raw Story

Little chance Congress will accomplish anything this session, lawmakers say

U.S. lawmakers expected that a promising budget deal reached after a government shutdown last year would herald a new normal for passing annual spending bills, moving Congress away from the crisis-driven approach and resulting economic jitters of recent years.


Related Topix: US News, Life, Food, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Richard Shelby, Mitch McConnell, Rutgers University

The Columbus Dispatch

Franklin County to help more enjoy fresh produce

Bexley Farmers' Market Thursdays from 4 to 7 p.m. 2111 East Main St. bexleyfarmersmarket .com Clintonville Farmers' Market Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon April through November Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. through Aug. 20 N. High Street, between Orchard Lane and W. Dunedin Road clintonvillefarmers Pearl Market Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30 ... (more)


Related Topix: Franklin County, OH, Bexley, OH, Life, Food, Columbus, OH

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