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2012-04-15 23:01:11

All natural formulations from BQuick Nutrition have universal appeal for all lifestyles and ages Mandeville, LA (PRWEB) April 14, 2012 A new line of health and performance supplements have been rolled out by BQuick Nutrition on the northshore of New Orleans. Developed by personal trainer and fitness expert Brandt Quick and his partner, Charles Allen, co-founder of BQuick Nutrition.     Four nutritional supplements have been developed and are now available on-line at...

2012-04-10 10:22:10

Researchers predict that without changes to eating and activity, more than 1 in 5 young people will be obese by 2020 In order for the nation to achieve goals set by the federal government for reducing obesity rates by 2020, children in the United States would need to eliminate an average of 64 excess calories per day, researchers calculated in a study published today in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. This reduction could be achieved by decreasing calorie intake, increasing...

2012-04-09 21:43:36

New research from the University of Illinois sheds light on the nutritional value of whey powder and whey permeate as a lactose source for pigs. "We wanted to determine the energy concentration and digestibility of phosphorus in whey powder, in conventional whey permeate, and in low-ash whey permeate because these values had not been determined," said Hans H. Stein, a U of I professor of animal sciences. Skim milk powder has been used to meet the requirement for lactose by weanling...

2012-04-04 23:00:05

Limited-edition Gift for Moms Includes Exclusive Items and Free Shipping Valhalla, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 04, 2012 Balance Bar®, one of America´s original nutrition/energy bar leaders, is offering its first-ever Mother´s Day Gift Set. It´s the perfect choice for active, on-the go moms who appreciate the right combination of great taste, healthy nutrition, energy and convenience. The limited-edition Balance Bar Mother´s Day Gift Set includes: twenty-four bars of...

2012-03-14 18:50:00

CLIF Builder´s® Finds Protein Knowledge Lagging Behind Other Health and Fitness Topics Emeryville, Calif. (PRWEB) March 14, 2012 CLIF Builder´s®, the great tasting high-protein bar, revealed the results of a new survey today showing that most Americans are unsure of how much protein they need on a daily basis, even though they know other essential health and fitness facts like how much water to drink and how often they should exercise. Just 35 percent of Americans...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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