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2014-08-13 16:23:49

Panel of Experts for Social Media Discussion on #CookAtHome Included @PHAnews @FoodNetwork , @NoKidHungry, @DelMonteFresh, @foodtweeks(TM) advocate @KellyLeBrock STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kelly Le Brock, celebrated actress and model, participated in and amplified the results of the Partnership for a Healthier America's Twitter Chat on Thursday July 31(st), 2014 resulting in over 100 million impressions between all participants. Kelly and the Food Network...

2014-08-13 08:27:36

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Key trends and opportunities within the U.S. market for flavors center on ever-changing consumer preferences and recent ongoing and anticipated advances in food flavor technology. Consumers' continued yearning for food that is fresh, fast, and healthy is driving innovation and new food and flavor product development. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132630 Looking ahead, the value of the total U.S. market for...

2014-08-12 23:03:40

The Soft and Pureed Food Line by Smoothe Foods, a leading distributor of nutritional soft food lines, is now being offered by CWI Medical, a leading medical supply provider. Farmingdale, NY (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 CWI Medical (http://www.cwimedical.com), one of the nation’s leading online medical supply providers, is proud to announce a new partnership and product offering with Smoothe Foods as part of Smoothe Foods' 2014 plan to continue expanding nationwide. CWI Medical is based...

2014-08-12 23:01:50

New guide shares easy ways to stealth health whole-food nutrition into family meals. New guide available for download available at http://www.activz.com and http://www.stealthhealthrevolution.com. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Activz Whole-Food Nutrition and founder Frank Davis along with partner Montel Williams, Emmy Award-winning celebrity and wellness advocate, are pleased to announce the new guide, Activz Additions: 50 Fast Ways to “Stealth Health” Your Meals, as...

2014-08-12 23:01:07

Florida Dairy Farmers offers tips to help kids reach their full potential in the classroom. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 As students prepare to start a new school year, parents want to equip them with all the back to school essentials for academic success. To help students reach their full potential in the classroom, make sure your child doesn't miss out on the most important meal of the day – breakfast – as it can play a key role in enhancing academic performance. Many...

2014-08-12 20:22:09

China's most important gathering of food and beverage industry professionals SHANGHAI, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's leading nutritional ingredients event, Food ingredients (Fi) Asia China, Health ingredients (Hi) and Natural ingredients (Ni), took place this June 26-28 in Shanghai, China and was a great success. The show is the premier event in China offering a one-stop platform for the entire food industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140807/134318 The annual...

2014-08-12 16:27:18

DUBLIN, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Low-calorie Food Market - Global Forecast, Share, Size, Growth and Industry Analysis, 2014 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 In recent times, obesity has become one of the most challenging health problems in the world. According to the WHO, the number of overweight children under the age of five in 2010 was around 42 million, globally. Obese people...

2014-08-12 16:25:25

Courtyards of Andover is Rocking the Comedy Club Scene MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- THE LAUGHS ARE BACK IN MINNEAPOLIS! Comedy is rocking the Courtyards of Andover again and the line-up is the best ever. Chris Maddock, Tommy Ryman, Spencer Dobson, Darlene Westgor and Shannon Paul are just a few of the comedians who will be entertaining you and your friends when you come to the Courtyards of Andover Comedy Club in Minneapolis, MN on Fridays for dinner and a...

2014-08-12 12:23:21

DALLAS, August 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New market research report, "Membrane Market, By Type of Material (Polymeric, Non-polymeric & Others), By Technology (Microfiltration, Reverse osmosis, Ultrafiltration, Gas separation, Dialysis, Nanofiltration, Pervaporation & Others), By Application (Water & wastewater treatment, Pharmaceutical & medical uses, Food & beverage processing, Chemical processing, Industrial gas processing & Others) & By Region -...

nut allergies
2014-08-12 05:38:54

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Millions of adults and children in the US have nut allergies that can range from mild hives to fatal anaphylaxis. A new study led by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that there might be answers other than strictly avoiding nuts. The findings of this study, presented this week at the 248th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society, describe a new method that is being developed to...


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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
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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