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Andrew Conrad, head of Google X's Life Sciences team, shows colleagues Alberto Vitari and Marija Pavloic some of the instruments they will be using in the lab for biomedical research.
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.
Defense Nutrition is known for its ChocoWhey products, a line based on cocoa and whey protein.
The Dulles Regional Chamber is partnering with a Texas chamber to provide nourishment to thousands of dehydrated immigrant children.
Experts say that breakfast is an important meal - it jump starts your metabolism, gives you energy, and helps you stay on a healthier track and eat smarter throughout the day.
Feel like your metabolism is stuck in slo-mo? Coaxing your body to burn calories more efficiently doesn't require daily Spinning sessions or hours at the weight rack .
With a new school year on the horizon, it's time to think about what's for lunch.
Two years after the first sod was turned, a major part of Tasmania's new Centre for Food Innovation is almost complete.
Female triathletes are at risk for pelvic floor disorders, decreased energy, menstrual irregularities and abnormal bone density, according to researchers at Loyola University Health System .
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.
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.
Heat and eat or pop in your mouth, straight from the farm? The debate over the health benefits of eating raw foods is heating up.
"Nanny state" interventions such as a "fat tax" on unhealthy products and compulsory nutrition ratings on food labels are popular with New Zealanders, a Herald -DigiPoll survey shows.
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)
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.
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