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2014-03-13 20:24:03

Nutritionist have acknowledged that today there is a broad diversity of healthy foods that can offer a good alternative for health conscious consumers. OSLO, Norway, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nutritionist have acknowledged that today there is a broad diversity of healthy foods that can offer a good alternative for health conscious consumers. The increasing rates of obesity are now at a crisis level and the need to offer alternative healthy menus is indeed well emphasized....

2014-03-13 12:29:05

Experts recommend a standard definition for a 'whole grain food' - 8 grams per 30 gram serving - to eliminate consumer confusion, provide consistency in nutrition research and food industry MINNEAPOLIS, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a newly published paper in the March issue of Advances in Nutrition, a roundtable of leading nutrition experts from the U.S. and Europe recommends developing a standard definition of a whole grain food that would require at least 8 grams of...

2014-03-11 23:33:20

Women’s Excellence invites women to celebrate National Nutrition Month with a medical weight loss and nutritional counseling visit with a certified nurse practitioner. Nutrition and weight loss consultations are available at all 3 locations – Birmingham, Clarkston, and Lake Orion. Oakand County, Michigan (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 March is National Nutritional Month and the certified nurse practitioners of Women’s Excellence have available appointments for nutrition and weight loss...

2014-03-11 23:31:53

Lightning Labels offers focus on health-conscious labeling for National Nutrition Month. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Lightning Labels, leader in printing custom labels and stickers, is helping brands participate in National Nutrition Month this March with new labeling initiatives. This is the perfect time to highlight products' nutritional qualities on food and beverage labels as well as vitamin bottle labels. National Nutrition Month is sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and...

2014-03-11 23:31:05

Making healthy eating choices doesn’t have to be hard. Anyone can learn to serve up better health with the great tips found in Journeyworks Publishing’s nutrition brochures. Santa Cruz, Ca (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 In celebration of National Nutrition Month, Journeyworks Publishing is offering samples of selected brochures designed to help nutrition professionals educate people on how to make healthier food choices. When more people make healthier food choices the payoff is big for...

2014-03-11 23:24:10

Lab Testing Company Encourages Patients to Come in For Nutrition Tests in March Alpharetta, Ga. (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 March is National Nutrition Month, an annual nutrition information and education campaign created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and exercise habits. ANY LAB TEST NOW® is celebrating National Nutrition Month by encouraging customers to come in for nutrition...

2014-03-11 23:01:22

Effective Press announces that the new children’s illustrated book, The Green Box League of Nutritious Justice (ISBN 978-0988316317, Effective Press, 2014) by Dr. Keith Kantor; Peter Crouth, E.C.; Dana Yarn, R.D.; and Karen Kantor, R.N.; with illustrations by Sarah Adam has been nominated for the prestigious and coveted Mom’s Choice Awards® as best children’s picture book. Norcross, GA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Effective Press announces that the new children’s illustrated book,...

2014-03-11 08:28:48

ATLANTA, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to The Calorie Control Council, claims made yesterday on The Dr. Oz Show that low calorie sweeteners cause food cravings and weight gain are misleading and contrary to a large body of scientific research. Leading health groups such as the American Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics all agree that low calorie sweeteners can be safely used for weight management....

2014-03-10 23:28:16

Froozers contain all of the anti-oxidants, vitamins, and minerals found naturally in the freshest vine ripened fruits and vegetables in a readily available form for the body to digest. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Froozer™ brand line of products is ready to enter the market with its healthy pure fruit and vegetable products that taste like soft serve ice cream but are comprised exclusively of whole fruits and vegetables. Froozers contain all of the anti-oxidants, vitamins, and...

2014-03-10 08:30:51

National Center for Creative Aging and life'sDHATM Launch Awareness Campaign Ranking States With Healthiest Brains and Celebrating America's Beautiful Minds COLUMBIA Md., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 America's Brain Health Index, released today, reveals which areas of the country have progressed, held their own or lost ground in taking measures to improve their brain health over the last three years. Washington state improved its position to land in the No. 2 spot among the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'