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2014-10-08 23:14:28

Food is key in gaining weight since it supplies the calories your body needs to store up. These four food tips should help a person consume more calories in the weight gain process. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Food is key in gaining weight since it supplies the calories your body needs to store up. A person trying to gain weight needs to take in more calories than the body burns. These four food tips should help a person consume more calories in the weight gain process. Don’t...

2014-10-08 23:04:03

The CRN is the dietary supplement and functional food industry’s leading trade association advocating best practices in manufacturing, marketing, quality control and safety. Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 BioCell Technology, LLC, developer of BioCell Collagen®, an evidence-based, clinically tested joint and skin health dietary ingredient, announces that it has joined the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing dietary...

2014-10-08 08:27:45

Facility Drives Everyday Innovation to Maximize Spending and Utilization of Hospital Clinical Equipment Assets PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With clinical equipment spending accounting for a significant portion of hospital revenue, Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) today opened a new Healthcare Technology & Innovation Center in Charlotte, North Carolina, to drive more efficient ways for hospitals to manage clinical equipment assets. The company, a $14 billion global provider of food,...

2014-10-08 08:26:46

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Suneva Medical, Inc., a privately-held aesthetics company, today announced the appointment of Peter Barton Hutt as a member of its Board of Directors. Known in the legal community as the "dean of the food and drug bar," Mr. Hutt has been a leading food and drug law practitioner and scholar for half a century. Mr. Hutt has specialized in food and drug law at the Washington D.C. firm of Covington and Burling since 1960, pausing only to serve as...

2014-10-07 23:00:45

World Gardens Café is offering 50% off their 20 meal variety packs from Tuesday, October 7, 2014 to Sunday, October 12, 2014. Upland, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2014 World Gardens Café announced today that they are offering 50% off their 20 meal variety packs until this Sunday, October 12th, 2014! “Everyone gets a chance to try our food! There is no excuse to not eat a healthy meal every day especially with this killer deal! With the holidays around the corner it is hard...

2014-10-07 08:32:36

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today reported net earnings of $425 million in the fiscal 2015 first quarter ended Aug. 31, down 26 percent from $571 million in the year-ago period. Revenues in the first three months totaled $33.3 billion, a 2 percent change from last year's $33.8 billion. "Although Cargill's first quarter was not as strong as last year, we had several areas of good performance and are optimistic about the opportunities ahead," said David MacLennan,...

2014-10-07 08:29:41

Honors those who Provide Nutrition Services to Promote Health and Wellness LOUISVILLE, Ky., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Association for Healthcare Foodservice (AHF), the only professional society for healthcare food and nutrition professionals in self-operated facilities, will celebrate Healthcare Foodservice Workers Week(TM) October 6-12, 2014. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141007/150625 The Healthcare Foodservice Workers Week(TM) tradition was started in...

2014-10-07 08:28:36

Ninety-four per cent of Canadians are unaware they can get sick from contaminated ice cubes while on vacation(1) TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Planning for warmer climates this travel season? Why spoil the fun? Up to 70 per cent of travellers may experience travellers' diarrhea while on vacation, the most common travel-related disease. However, a recent survey has revealed the majority of Canadians (79%) are not as travel savvy as they should be about the potential causes, symptoms and risks...

2014-10-06 23:09:35

a2z, Inc. is pleased to announce that the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ (FNCE®) is providing the ChirpE eBooth Promotion Widget to exhibitors for an opportunity to increase their engagement with attendees at the upcoming 2014 FNCE® – the world’s largest annual meeting of food and nutrition professionals. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 a2z, Inc., the Maryland-based event management software company, is pleased to announce that the Food & Nutrition...

2014-10-06 23:09:32

On October 1, Tropical Valley Foods Inc. announced the recall of 455 cases of its Next by Nature Dark Chocolate Cherries due to allergy alert. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on Next by Nature Dark Chocolate Cherries. Tropical...


Latest food Reference Libraries

Silvery Lutang, Trachypithecus cristatus
2014-04-11 10:45:42

The silvery lutang (Trachypithecus cristatus), also known as the silvery langur or the silvered leaf monkey, is a species of Old World monkey that can be found Sumatra, Borneo, and Peninsular Malaysia. It prefers to reside in mangrove, riverine, and coastal forests. This species holds two recognized subspecies known as Trachypithecus cristatus selangorensis and Trachypithecus cristatus cristatus. The silvery lutang varies in size depending upon the sex, with males reaching an average body...

Genetically Modified Wheat
2013-10-02 07:20:35

Genetically Modified Wheat is wheat that has been genetically engineered by the direct manipulation of its genome utilizing biotechnology. It has also been termed GMO wheat, GMO standing for genetically modified organism. As of the year 2013, no GM wheat is grown commercially, but many field tests have been performed. Wheat is an important domesticated grass that is used around the world for food, and its evolution has been influenced by human intervention since the dawn of agriculture....

Kodiak Bear, Ursus arctos middendorffi
2013-06-07 13:18:33

The Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos middendorffi), also known as the American brown bear, the Kodiak brown bear, or the Alaskan grizzly bear, is a subspecies of the brown bear. It can be found in southwestern Alaska, on the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. Most coastal bears that occur in Alaska are called Kodiak bears, but the true Kodiak bear only inhabits the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. The Kodiak bear was first described as a distinct species by the taxonomist C.H. Merriam. Merriam...

Grizzly Bear, Ursus arctos horribilis
2013-06-03 13:23:12

The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...

Mediterranean feather star, Antedon mediterranea
2013-05-18 06:26:42

The Mediterranean feather star is a filter feeder that obtains food by straining suspended matter and food particles from water. The star has a stalk that has up to forty tendrils, (threadlike organs) which help the star cling to hard surfaces. The “body” of the star is called a calyx and is shaped like a small cup. This calyx is surrounded by feathery pinnules bearing arms. These arms are quite unique in the fact that they can regenerate if one should get broken off; these arms extend to...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.