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2014-01-08 08:30:05

MODESTO, Calif., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Happy New Year! How are those resolutions sticking? Whether your 2014 goal is to get back on a healthier lifestyle track after a decadent holiday binge, or if you are simply looking to make smarter snacking choices, keep in mind that the simplest solution is the one with crunch power: almonds help give you the nutrition and power you need for a successful year ahead. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140108/LA42344-a) (Photo:...

Developing A Yogurt With Plant Milk For Those With Dairy Allergies
2014-01-03 14:14:36

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Food scientists from the Polytechnic University of Valencia (UPV) in Spain have announced the development of a yogurt alternative made with plant “milks” instead of cow’s milk. The Spanish researchers said their alternative could be specially formulated for people with allergies to cow's milk, as well as those who are lactose or gluten intolerant. The “milks” used in the creation of the yogurt were extracted from almonds,...

2013-11-22 23:42:09

Pure oils are enjoying a new renaissance in the U.S. now, and for good reason. Sublime Beauty® explains, and offers a new proprietary oil on sale. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 More and more people are asking for pure body oils, and more and more companies are offering them again in the U.S. Many pure oils are stocked full of vitamins, minerals and nutrients that can also include anti-inflammatories. Oils can moisturize deeper and better than creams which may often...

Nuts Cut Risk Of Cancer And Cardiac Death
2013-11-21 13:40:53

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The old adage, “you are what you eat,” may not hold true for people who eat nuts, as a new study in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that regularly eating walnuts or cashews can cut a person’s risk of dying from cancer, heart disease and other causes. “There’s a general perception that if you eat more nuts you’re going to get fat. Our results show the opposite,” study author Dr. Ying Bao of Brigham and...

2013-10-25 23:22:26

The latest flavor in the YummyHealth line of snack swaps is savory, sweet and lives up to its name. White Plains, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Where do you go from chocolate? Peanut butter of course. Following the successful launch of YummyHealth’s chocolate YummySnack Bar it was a natural to follow with the launch of the YummyHealth YummySnack Bar Peanut Butter Blast bar. Now the Chocolate Blast-flavored YummySnack Bar, made from wholesome real-food ingredients like cocoa, almond...

2013-10-23 23:33:02

Sublime Beauty® launches its new Daily Body Oil this week. It is a blend of five beneficial oils with amazing qualities for the skin and well-being. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 The skin is the largest organ of the body, and forms an important barrier of protection. Caring for the skin with pure ingredients can benefit not only well-being but the look and quality of the skin. "We are big fans of Dry Skin Brushing, which helps to eliminate toxins and dead cells...

Snacking On Almonds Helps Body Weight
2013-10-09 07:53:25

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An estimated 97% of Americans consume at least one snack per day, making snacking nearly universal. A new study led by Purdue University researchers found that individuals who ate 1.5 ounces of dry-roasted, lightly salted almonds daily experienced decreased appetite and improved levels of dietary vitamin E and monounsaturated (“good”) fat intake. The findings, published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, also showed that...

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