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Parents of obese children often perceive their offspring as healthy, even if the child's weight requires medical intervention, according to a new Many parents think their obese kids are "very healthy" Parents of obese children often perceive their offspring as healthy, even if the child's weight requires medical intervention, according to a new ... (more)
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This kefir smoothie is high in fiber. You'll get several servings of vegetables while enjoying it, and feel full after.
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With obese or overweight people making up almost 75 per cent of the Goldfields population, finding realistic ways to lose weight has never been more important.
No longer taken solely by granola-crunching hippies or relegated to health food store shelves, probiotics are now as ubiquitous as multivitamins.
Besides using our smartphones for emailing, texting and talking there are many other ways we can put them to good use.
Beauty claims are permissible under the EU nutrition and health claim regulation a European Commission committee has said in what an analyst says is a "first blessing" the EC may have taken from Italy's stance on the matter.
Women who are obese during pregnancy may be more likely to have children with asthma than normal-weight mothers, a new review suggests.
A healthy nutritional diet should consist of appropriate portions of foods within the food pyramid each day based on age, activity and sex.
For better nutrition, try replacing rice with quinoa. Add protein and veggies of your choice to hit the key food groups.
The Board of Supervisors is scheduled to decide Tuesday whether to put the tax before voters in November.
Sadhana Ghimire, 23, makes sure to give her 18-month-old daughter nutritious food, such as porridge containing grains and pulses, in order to prevent stunting.
Coca-Cola Life will launch in the UK this September: Might Coke fortify such drinks with vitamins in future? They claim to have the know how The Coca-Cola Company has patented what it says is a new method allowing it to naturally fortify beverages including colas with high vitamin levels using a single micro-organism.
Multilevel marketing giant Herbalife launched a preemptive strike of sorts against the campaign waged by activist investor Bill Ackman, who has taken a short position on the company valued at as much as $1 billion.
Spanish scientists have demonstrated through an experiment on obese rats that the consumption of probiotics during thirty days helps diminish the accumulation of fat in the liver.
Lipid-rich fresh avocado and beta-carotene rich foods improve bioavailability of the carotenoids from these foods and convert them into an active form of vitamin A, according to a study published in the Journal of Nutrition .
With all the barbecues and family gatherings throughout the summer, sometimes it's difficult to maintain a healthy diet, but one local supermarket may be able to help its customers get back on track.
A training programme to help community workers support people across Wales to eat a healthy diet has won a prestigious UK -wide award for promoting the founding values of the NHS.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:02 am
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