Latest Dietary Reference Intake Stories

2010-11-04 09:00:00

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As you turn your clocks back to mark the end of Daylight Savings, take a few of those extra minutes to add a healthy, protein-packed breakfast to your morning routine.

2010-10-22 08:30:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Prepared Foods Company today announced a comprehensive plan to decrease the sodium content in its products by another 10 percent from reductions made earlier this decade.

2010-08-10 12:49:26

Anthony Norman, a leading international expert in vitamin D, proposes worldwide policy changes regarding people's vitamin D daily intake amount in order to maximize the vitamin's contribution to reducing the frequency of many diseases, including childhood rickets, adult osteomalacia, cancer, autoimmune type-1 diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, obesity and muscle weakness.

2010-07-16 13:11:58

Vitamin D surfaces as a news topic every few months.

2010-06-18 15:07:56

Your skin tone and the amount of sunshine you receive--in addition to what foods you eat--all can influence the amount of vitamin D that your body has on hand for optimum health.

2010-06-17 06:45:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new and helpful guidebook for healthy living and eating titled "Nutrition Optimization for Health and Longevity" (published by iUniverse), emerging author and nutritional expert Dr.

2010-06-09 11:08:00

ROSEMONT, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- A number of new research studies underscores the important role of dairy foods in the diets of Americans, particularly children.

2010-05-26 08:00:00

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As Americans get older, they still feel younger, according to a new survey by HealthSpan Solutions, makers of fruit-based BeneVia® nutritional beverage.

2010-01-25 07:45:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Three is the magic number when it comes to offering yogurt fans a trio of better-for-you benefits in every flavorful, creamy cup of reformulated Yoplait® YoPlus(TM).

2010-01-20 08:15:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best nutrition. Just got better.(TM) Eggland's Best, Inc. (EB), America's No. 1 branded egg, announced additional improvements to its already nutritionally superior egg.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.