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4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

National sweetener battle grows increasingly bitter

Minnesota ag titans Cargill and American Crystal Sugar face off in a legal fight that even doctors say isn't about public health.


Related Topix: Minnesota, Food, Cargill, Marketing, Agriculture, Science, Life, Medicine, Nutrition

8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Indiana stored babies' DNA, blood for research without parental consent

The Indiana State Department of Health has been collecting babies' blood and DNA without their parents' permission since 1991, according to an investigation by a local news station.


Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics

12 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

Lord, Schaufler to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Dennis J. Lord of Alpharetta announce the engagement of their daughter, Denali Cristen Lord to Benjamin Adam Schaufler, son of doctors Margaret and Eugene Schaufler of LaGrange.


Related Topix: Alpharetta, GA, Fulton County, GA, Troup County, GA, LaGrange, GA, Auburn University, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

16 hrs ago |

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

20 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

Are healthy sounding food terms misleading?

People who are trying to be healthy may look for words like "whole grain" and "gluten-free" on food labels.


Related Topix: University of Houston, Marketing, Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Organic crops study finds fewer pesticides, more antioxidants

An organic hydroponic greenhouse in Woodbridge, Conn., in May 2007. A comprehensive review of earlier studies found higher levels of antioxidants and lower levels of pesticides in organic fruits and vegetables compared with conventionally grown produce.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Organic Food, Woodbridge, CT, Medicine, Nutrition, Marketing


Poor More Prone to Leg Circulation Trouble

People with the lowest incomes may have a higher risk for a circulatory condition called peripheral artery disease , a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Heart Disease, Health, Medicine

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

Business Journal

Agra Culture opens a second fit-fast-casual restaurant, has two more on the way

The Agra Harvest salad is vegetarian and gluten-free. Nutrition facts for all dishes are prominently displayed on Agra Culture's menu.


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


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

Mr. Olympia, Phil Heath, Launches A New Line Of Nutrition Supplements

Becoming Mr. Olympia is no easy feat. It takes hard work, dedication, tough mentality, a serious workout plan, a solid nutrition plan and the appropriate supplements.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Nutrition, University of Denver, Weight Training, Fitness, Business News

Sweet potatoes: Carotenoid-rich tubers that boost vision and fight disease

Sweet potatoes are the tuberous roots of the sweet potato vine, which thrives in the warmest regions of the world.


Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Vitamin A, Supplement, Nutrition, Vitamin C

The Bedford Daily Voice

Saw Mill Club Trainer Cites Need For Proper Nutrition

Saw Mill Club personal trainer John Wagner explains the importance of proper nutrition in an article on Case Western Reserve University's website.


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

Thu Jul 10, 2014

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, Life, Food, Nutrition, Chocolate

University of Cambridge

Inherited 'memory' of nutrition during pregnancy may be limited to children and grandchildren

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


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

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

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, Nutrition, Food, Medicine, North Carolina

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

Star Trek 'Tricorder' Provides Vital Nutrition Information

Traditionally, it has been very difficult for people to find detailed information about the food they eat.


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

Creative Loafing Tampa

Integrate This: Quinoa

Quinoa has broken out of the vegetarian sphere to become a rock star in the food world.


Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, Vegetarian, Nutrition, Science / Technology, Space, Medicine, Restaurant Management