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2014-02-22 20:21:24

The service is currently in beta-testing and will be available in late March. SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prevently.com is a new health and wellness portal that aims to help people live a healthier lifestyle. The website provides users with health information reviewed by physicians, virtual video coaching with dietitians, a personal health record that integrates with wearable fitness devices such as FitBit, social networking tools, and an ecommerce portal that...

2014-02-12 16:26:55

A Team of Distinguished Professionals from Diverse Backgrounds to Support Research and Development Initiatives FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTRI), a leading provider of weight management products and services, announced today the expansion of its Science Advisory Board to broaden and deepen scientific understanding relevant to Nutrisystem® programs and products. The board is now composed of a team of renowned professionals, each with...

2014-02-11 23:30:39

Lifestyle guru Oprah Winfrey celebrates the piquant flavors of The Delicious Dietitian Complete Spice Package in her Wellness Edition of the O List in February’s O, the Oprah Magazine. Mobile, AL (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Lifestyle guru Oprah Winfrey celebrates the piquant flavors of The Delicious Dietitian Complete Spice Package in her Wellness Edition of the O List in February’s O, the Oprah Magazine. “Go ahead, sprinkle with abandon,” the magazine advises, highlighting The...

2014-02-06 12:28:20

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trovita Health Science, a Minnesota-based specialty health and nutrition company, announces the launch of a unique high-protein, high-calorie ready-to-drink nutritional shake marketed under the brand name ENU(TM). ENU is a naturally enhanced, complete nutritional shake that is remarkably flavorful, with 25g of protein per serving and 40% less sugar per ounce than several leading ready-to-drink high-calorie shakes. ENU is made with non-GMO...

2014-02-04 16:29:21

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics applauds Congress for passing the Agriculture Act of 2014, a bill commonly referred to as the Farm Bill. The Academy supports this piece of legislation that protects vital nutrition assistance and education programs; includes new initiatives that will improve the health of the nation; and enhances funding for nutrition and agriculture research. "The American people deserve a Farm Bill because it...

2014-02-03 12:28:21

Nominations Are Now Being Accepted SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Retail Dietitians Business Alliance (RDBA) today announced, it's accepting nominations for its' first Retail Dietitian of the Year Award. This award recognizes a retail dietitian who shows leadership in utilizing business skills and industry knowledge to positively impact consumer behavior change through the retail sector. The RDBA serves as the professional group to the more than 400 retail...

2014-01-28 16:22:22

Bryan Snyder and Ted Harper join American Pistachio Growers' nutrition education program; Broncos headed to America's biggest game February 2. FRESNO, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Pistachio Growers (APG) today announced the addition of two key ambassadors to their list of athletes and nutrition experts: Bryan Snyder, Team Nutrition Manager for the Denver Broncos and Ted Harper, Team Sports Dietitian for the New England Patriots. Having just played each other in...

2014-01-27 12:24:55

CHICAGO, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FoodMinds, a food and nutrition consulting and communications agency, has opened a new Washington, D.C. office to meet increased client demand for food and nutrition affairs, policy insights and its newest offering, Food Label Compass. The office is led by FoodMinds Co-Founder Susan Pitman, MS, RD; and Chief Science Officer Robert C. Post, Ph.D., MEd., MSc. Post recently joined the FoodMinds team after retiring from his position as a senior...

2014-01-21 23:28:59

In order to address customer questions about a variety of topics, Just Home Medical has created a Medical Resource Center featuring tips from medical professionals. Fulton, MD (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Costumers purchasing medical supplies typically have a lot of questions, especially if they are caregivers or family members. To complicate matters further, the internet is inundated with thousands of health websites offering advice that is often difficult to validate. What if there was a...

2014-01-20 12:25:42

Dr. Corey B. Schuler and Ms. Diana Noland Add Fresh Perspectives in 2014 MANCHESTER, N.H., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerson Ecologics, LLC, the leading distributor of over 275 professional brands of vitamins, supplements, and natural health products to healthcare practitioners, welcomed Corey B. Schuler, MS, DC, CNS, LN and Diana Noland, MPH, RD, CCN to its Practitioner Advisory Council for Emerson (PACE) starting in January. PACE is a team of industry-leading, integrative...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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