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2014-01-17 23:02:48

VMP Nutrition Foundation sets out on ambitious mission to provide nutritional supplements to areas around the world to make an impact against malnutrition. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Every 6 seconds, a child under the age of 5 will die from malnutrition. The problem is overwhelming and global, but a new organization with a simple and focused solution has set out to make a difference for children and families across the world. VMP Nutrition Foundation was established to wage a...

2014-01-16 12:31:55

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE UNTIL 4:00 P.M. ET JANUARY 16, 2014 WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to "Diet-Beverage Consumption and Caloric Intake Among US Adults, Overall and by Body Weight," a study published online today ahead of print in the American Journal of Public Health, the American Beverage Association issued the following statement: Statement: "Diet beverages have been shown to be an effective tool as part of an overall weight management plan. Numerous...

2014-01-14 23:27:04

Dr. Martha Pyron of Medicine in Motion talks practical ways to alter eating habits for long-term diet changes and sustainable weight management. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 It’s crunch time. New Year’s resolutions have been made, and, with January half over, people’s resolve is beginning to waiver. When immediate results aren’t seen or the resolutions turn out to be more time-consuming and troublesome than they’re seemingly worth, it’s easy to let them start to...

How Does Fiber Prevent Diabetes And Obesity?
2014-01-14 10:49:26

CNRS Scientists have known for the past twenty years that a fiber-rich diet protects the organism against obesity and diabetes but the mechanisms involved have so far eluded them. A French-Swedish team including researchers from CNRS, Inserm and the Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1 (Unité Inserm 855 "Nutrition et Cerveau") has succeeded in elucidating this mechanism, which involves the intestinal flora and the ability of the intestine to produce glucose between meals. These results,...

2014-01-14 08:30:47

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to health professionals and nutritionists, protein is the cornerstone of a healthy and balanced diet. Chicken is one of the best sources of what nutritionists call "high-quality" protein. The body uses it to create new cells, repair existing ones and produce the enzymes necessary to boost metabolism and promote healthy digestion. To read more about the importance of protein in your diet, see this article by the National Chicken Council....

2014-01-10 23:22:40

Eating For Energy created by Yuri Elkaim teaches people how to increase their energy effectively. Is the Eating For Energy review on the site Vinaf.com trustworthy? New York, NY (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Eating For Energy is a new program that covers useful ways to get stronger. It was designed by Yuri Elkaim, a nutritionist, raw food specialist and personal trainer. The main purpose of the program is to help people to increase their energy, stay healthy, and prevent diseases. Since Yuri...

2014-01-10 12:23:54

How Simple Diet, Exercise and Nutrition Resolutions Can Pack a Strong Punch for Improved Heart Health and Better Personal Wellness in the New Year PASADENA, Texas, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone knows that the holidays are a time for spreading and enjoying good cheer, but the merrymaking of the season can also lead us to indulge in heavy eating, poor exercise habits and possibly a little too much alcohol under the mistletoe. While the holiday season doesn't always bode...

2014-01-08 23:26:32

Many Canadians will be hitting the gym, choosing a salad over French fries and avoiding stress in an effort to fulfill their New Year’s Resolution when they should be paying attention to one very important fact: many have a vitamin deficiency of some sort. That’s why Life Science Nutritionals want to add one more resolution to the list: take your daily vitamins. Burlington, Ontario (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 As 2014 starts rolling, many Canadians will be hitting the gym, choosing a...

2014-01-08 23:01:12

Florida Dairy Farmers offers tips to help turn New Year’s resolutions into lifestyle revolutions. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 The beginning of the new year marks the resurgence of New Year’s resolutions, many of which focus on improving finances, relationships and yes, health. If getting on track nutritionally is at the top of the 2014 priority list, be sure to make dairy foods a part of the New Year’s wellness plan. It’s widely known that combining proper nutrition...

2014-01-08 08:28:27

Loma Linda University Study Explores the Relationship between Avocado Consumption, Satiety and Blood Sugar IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New research published in the November issue of Nutrition Journal reports adding one-half of a fresh avocado to a lunch may have helped healthy, overweight people feel more satisfied and reduced their desire to eat following a meal. The study was funded by the Hass Avocado Board. The pilot study, "A Randomized 3x3 Crossover Study to...


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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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