Latest Dietary Reference Intake Stories

2008-09-14 03:00:11

By Stark, Aliza H Weis, Neta; Chapnik, Leah; Barenboim, Erez; Reifen, Ram ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to evaluate the dietary intake of pilots in me Israeli Air Force and to determine whether reported consumption met the Military Dietary Reference Intakes.

2008-08-28 12:00:33

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- NutritionData.com has created "My ND," a new feature that allows users to manage their own nutrition by giving them a one-stop destination for logging and tracking all of their personalized dietary information.

2008-08-21 09:00:22

By ARI SYRQUIN The European Food Safety Authority's panel on dietetic products, nutrition and allergies last week launched a public consultation on its draft opinion regarding food- based dietary guidelines.

2008-08-13 15:00:14

By ADAM BURROUGHS By ADAM BURROUGHS Staff Writer RITTMAN -- There are many choices when it comes to vitamins -- once-a-day multivitamins, vitamins for seniors, vitamins for women and men -- choosing can be confusing and requires proper knowledge.

2008-08-12 12:00:34

ISI Brands, Inc./Twinlab(R) and renowned pediatrician Dr.

2008-07-16 03:00:50

Many people take advantage of vitamin supplements, but many of us can't seem to get those hard to swallow supplement pills down. It's sometimes hard to remember to grab your vitamins.

2008-07-10 06:00:13

By Marra, Melissa Ventura Wellman, Nancy S We challenge the suggestion of Congress that the Older Americans Act (OAA) Nutrition Program should provide multivitamin-mineral supplements (MVMs) in addition to meals. MVMs are not a quick fix for poor diets.

2008-07-04 03:00:06

By Jeffrey Weiss, The Dallas Morning News Jul.

2008-06-20 18:00:07

A recent report from the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Nutrition cites an increasing number of children and adolescents suffer from an inadequate intake of calcium, a nutrient essential to bone growth and density(1).

2008-04-03 11:20:00

Choline, an essential nutrient found in foods such as eggs, is associated with a 24 percent reduced risk of breast cancer, according to a study supported by a grant from the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

Word of the Day
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.