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2012-05-23 23:02:09

Three-part weight loss system now provides perfect balance of protein, carbohydrates and fats; new HDH Pro 10 Protein Bar provides maximum protein absorption. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) May 22, 2012 MonaVie, a global leader in premium nutrition products made from the rarest ingredients in the world, announced substantial enhancements to its MonaVie RVL Premier Weight Solution line of products at its Convention of the Americas event in St. Louis, Mo., May 17—19, 2012. The MonaVie RVL...

2012-05-23 23:00:16

Free weight loss iPhone app - for a limited time only - Piatto, a free new diet iPhone App, is an innovative lifestyle tool that helps achieve healthy weight loss goals and influence smarter eating. It´s the only free portion control app on the market to feature images of real food portions to highlight portion management rather than focusing on calorie counting. More effective than a calorie counter, Piatto offers a database of real food photos with additional tracking tools to help...

Low-Calorie Slurpee Will Freeze Your Brain This Summer
2012-05-15 13:04:14

The nation´s largest convenience chain, 7-Eleven, has announced a new low-calorie line of Slurpees for this summer in hopes of freezing your brain while keeping extra calories out of your system, called Slurpee Lite. Bruce Horovitz for USA Today reports that Slurpee Lite will target females in their 20s with this tagline: “All flavor. No sugar.” The chain has sold saccharin-based Slurpees regionally, but the 45-year-old treat is now rolling out with Splenda as a sweetener,...

Predicting Snack Choices Of Children
2012-05-08 05:00:00

Connie K. Ho for Redorbit.com A study done by researchers at the University of Cincinnati has found that children are influenced in making snack choices. These influences include attitudes, intentions, relationships, and personal behavior control. The research is published in the International Quarterly of Community Health Education and discusses the role that snacking has in the child obesity epidemic. The study was conducted by Paul Branscrum, assistant professor of health and...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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