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2014-06-28 12:20:57

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (A.S.P.E.N.) Current guidelines to help prevent bloodstream infections during intravenous feeding may need revisions to strengthen protections for patients, a new study finds. Researchers at the United Kingdom's University of Southampton found that current guidelines do not account for other independent factors that can affect the growth of potentially deadly microorganisms. Their study was published today in the OnlineFirst version...

2014-06-26 08:27:34

DUBLIN, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zbl5f9/enteral_feeding) has announced the addition of the "Global Enteral Feeding Devices (Enteral Feeding Tubes, Enteral Feeding Pumps, Administration Reservoir, Giving Sets and Enteral Syringes) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Enteral Feeding devices are used for providing nutrition, hydration or medication through...

2014-06-20 23:01:21

Binge Eating, An Eye Opening Article released by NoBullying Today http://nobullying.com/binge-eating/ London, UK (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 Recent numbers show that there are 20 million women and 10 million men that suffer or have suffered from a clinically diagnosed eating disorder; Nobullying releases today a complete guide to Binge Eating and how to raise awareness on eating disorders. The National Eating Disorder Association also reports that eating disorders are not fads, phases or...

2014-06-14 23:01:41

This Father’s Day, show you care by giving dad more than just a gift- the gift of health. World Gardens Café is offering 10% off its healthy and delicious meal selections perfect for dad. Upland, California (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 Instead of a traditional Father’s Day gift this year, why not get dad the gift of health and convenience? World Gardens Café (WGC) is the premier provider of home-delivered, fully prepared, healthy meals to clients in California, Arizona, Nevada and...

2014-06-10 08:32:22

MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota School Nutrition Association (MSNA) is urging Minnesota's Members of Congress to support the House Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations Bill, scheduled for a vote this week, and provide schools the flexibility they need to plan healthy meals that students will eat. MSNA represents 2900 school nutrition professionals who know firsthand how new federal regulations have impacted school menus, student acceptance of...

2014-05-27 12:32:24

Findings help schools get "smart" about upcoming regulation changes; encourage healthy eating behaviors at school ELMHURST, Ill., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The final phase of nutrition regulations in the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act will go into place this July, requiring school districts to offer more whole grains, fruits, and vegetables both in school meals and outside the meal program. With more than 31 million students receiving school meals each day, ensuring access to healthy food...

2014-05-22 23:01:54

World Gardens Café reminds college students that staying healthy is key to surviving finals week. Healthy, fresh, delivered meals from World Gardens Café is the convenient and healthy choice for getting through what is often called “Hell Week.” Upland, California (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Finals week for college students can mean lack of sleep, nutrients and overall wellness. To help combat those factors and keep students healthy, World Gardens Café (WGC) reminds students...

2014-05-19 16:23:40

Program will provide free, nutritional meals to Menasha children this summer MENASHA, Wis., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In recent years, schools across the country have taken big steps to improve nutritious meal offerings for students throughout the school year. Research suggests, however, that summer vacation often leads to unhealthy eating.(1) Additionally, according to Feeding America's Map the Meal Gap study, approximately 49 million Americans are food insecure -- lacking the...

2014-05-07 23:10:09

Child feeding expert Kristen Yarker, MSc, RD, announced that during the beginning of the month of May, health-conscious mothers who purchase her e-book on childhood nutrition will receive free access to her online seminar on how to use healthy snacks to get r toddlers and preschoolers to try new foods. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 A leading Registered Dietitian, Kristen Yarker, is celebrating Mother’s Day this May by offering complimentary access to her popular online seminar to...

Snacking Quality Appears To Decline As Kids Age
2014-05-07 03:34:06

David Orenstein, Brown University The average US child snacks three times a day. Concerned about the role of snacking in obesity, a team of researchers set out to explore how eating frequency relates to energy intake and diet quality in a sample of low-income, urban schoolchildren in the Boston area. They expected that snacking would substantially contribute to kids' overall energy intake, and the new data confirm that. But they were surprised that the nutritional value of snacks and...


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