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2012-08-03 23:02:34

Celebrity cook and Emmy award winner Paula Deen´s incredible 30 pound weight loss secret was revealed at HealthAvenger.com. More information about Paula´s weight loss routine is available at the website. (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 Paula Deen, celebrity cook and Emmy award winner lost as much as 30 pounds only by changing her outlook on food and redoing the way her plate looks. Having spent her entire cooking career praising Southern dishes laden with butter and sugar, as well as deep...

Heroes Wanted: What Would Batman Eat?
2012-07-22 06:53:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Baby Boomer generation had Popeye to inspire them to eat their spinach. However, today's children do not have role models when it comes to healthy eating habits and good food choices. According to Brian Wansink, Cornell professor of marketing, director of the Cornell Food and Brand Lab: "Fast food patronage is a frequent reality for many children and their parents. Simply instructing a parent to order healthier food for a...

2012-06-21 13:40:01

Key factors are taste, ready access at fast food outlets, and peer influence Over half of inner city school-kids in deprived areas may be consuming fast foods/drinks at least twice a week, if the findings from one London borough are applicable elsewhere, suggests research published in the online journal BMJ Open. One in 10 of these children visited a fast food outlet every day, the study shows. The authors quizzed 193 pupils aged 11 to 14, living in Tower Hamlets, a deprived inner...

No Link Between White Potato Consumption And Certain Health Risks
2012-04-26 08:11:28

Preliminary Research presented today at The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB)  Conference in San Diego demonstrates that habitual consumption of white potatoes (baked, boiled and mashed) is not associated with obesity, type 2 diabetes or levels of C-reactive protein, a marker of systemic inflammation once potential confounding factors are controlled for (e.g., age, gender, and education). Previous studies examining the association between potato...

2012-02-02 00:30:00

Protica´s new product, Protein Ketchup is designed to transform what has traditionally been a nutritionally void condiment into a weight loss, nutrition, and diet aid. Whitehall, PA (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 Protica´s new product, Protein Ketchup is designed to transform what has traditionally been a nutritionally void condiment into a weight loss, nutrition, and diet aid. Protein Ketchup´s formulation is designed to help consumers lose weight, speed metabolism, feel full...

New Guidelines For School Lunches Established
2012-01-26 06:28:12

First lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced during a visit with elementary students on Wednesday that schools will soon be seeing a major overhaul in their food selections. Part of the new rules will see some foods, like pizza, contain less sodium and more whole grains.  Also, they are planning to add a wider selection of fruits and vegetables on the side. "When we send our kids to school, we expect that they won't be eating the kind of fatty, salty,...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'