Quantcast

Latest Applied Sciences Stories

2014-06-11 16:26:35

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Academy Foundation Announce Children's Health and Nutrition Education Campaign CHICAGO, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To highlight the role everyone plays in ensuring a healthy future for our nation's children, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its Foundation announce the first Kids Eat Right Month, to be celebrated each August. Kids Eat Right Month will focus on the importance of healthful eating and active lifestyles...

2014-06-11 08:29:06

New Study Points to the Potential of a Nationalized At-a-Glance Food Labeling System to Help U.S. Consumers Make More Nutritious Choices PORTLAND, Maine, June 11, 2014 With poor diet blamed for killing more Americans than smoking, drinking and drug use combined, a new study indicates that simply adding the Guiding Stars at-a-glance nutrition guidance program to products and supermarket shelf tags across the nation could contribute significantly to curbing the national nutritional...

2014-06-10 23:01:05

New recommendations published in JACN emphasize a plant-based diet to reduce the risk of several types of cancer. WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Six dietary guidelines – more aggressive than previous cancer prevention advice will be unveiled in the June 30 issue of the Journal of the American College of Nutrition. The cancer prevention guidelines, emphasizing a diet rich in plant-based foods, such as soy beans and cruciferous, allium, and carotenoid vegetables, are based on the...

2014-06-03 23:07:15

Since leading nutritional supplement provider Metabolic Nutrition introduced its Metabolic Man mascot, the character has surged in popularity to the point of becoming an industry icon. Wildly popular with children and adults alike, Metabolic Man represents Metabolic Nutrition’s approachable, yet powerful products and brand. Sunrise, FL (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Metabolic Man, the larger-than-life mascot of top health supplement company Metabolic Nutrition, has in recent months emerged as a...

2014-06-02 12:29:42

CHICAGO, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Registered dietitian nutritionist Sonja L. Connor, research associate professor in the department of medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University, began her one-year term June 1 as the president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91384 Connor, of Portland, Ore., is the 89(th) president of the Academy, which was...

2014-06-02 08:30:28

-School-Focused Programs to Help Kids Under 12 in Australia, Brazil, China, India and Russia DEERFIELD, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mondelez International Foundation today unveiled plans with its global community partners to bring nutrition education, active play and fresh foods to more than one million children and their families in Australia, Brazil, China, India and Russia as part of its multi-year, $50 million commitment to promote healthy lifestyles and address obesity....

2014-06-02 08:27:26

Yearly Analytical Report of all Pertinent Sports Nutrition and Weight Loss Data Now Available BOULDER, Colo., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Hope Natural Media's Nutrition Business Journal (NBJ) today announced the availability of the 2014 Sports Nutrition and Weight Loss Report. The yearly report showcases market size estimates for weight-loss supplements, sports nutrition supplements, nutrition bars and gels, sports and energy drinks and shots, and meal supplements as well as industry...

2014-05-31 23:01:01

Shane Michaels releases a review of Metabolic Cooking, a cookbook created by Karine Losier and Dave Ruel to help people torch fat away in the kitchen. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Metabolic Cooking, a cookbook written by fitness experts Dave Ruel and Karine Losier, designed to help people make simple, delicious meals at home that literally help their excess fat melt away has caught the attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. “The reason why most people...

2014-05-30 23:16:20

What to Eat, When and Common Health Misnomers Addressed Richardson, TX (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Brent Coralli, CEO of Sting Soccer, posted the last of a three-part series of nutritional blogs - Brent Coralli Asks Sting Soccer’s Registered Dietitian Health and Nutrition Questions– today. In the blog, Kelly Murphy, a registered and licensed dietitian, continues to provide insights on the health and well-being of young athletes. Coralli asked Murphy: about preparing for game time, common...

2014-05-30 23:14:04

Wegmans stores are now carrying Freeman Formula Complete Meal, a meal replacement and protein drink for health and wellness. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 A Syracuse-based health and wellness company, Freeman Formula, has made a deal with Wegmans supermarkets to offer their signature line of meal replacement and protein drinks in select Wegmans stores. The DeWitt location, located at 6789 E. Genesee Street, will be the first to offer Freeman Formula Lifestyle Complete Meals and Ultra...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'