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Researchers Discover Biological Mechanism Behind The Hummingbird's Sweet Tooth

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Unlike many types of birds, hummingbirds not only have the ability to detect sweetness, they also have a craving for sugary substances, and now the authors of a new Science study have...

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2014-07-29 23:10:51

The Gout Natural Remedy Report is a new product created by Joe Barton which aims to help gout sufferers get instant and everlasting relief from their conditions. The site Vinamy.com has written a full review to show whether this kit is worth using or not. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Gout was one called “the disease of kings”. However, today’s standards of lifestyles have proven that last statement essentially moot since many people of today can dine like kings. However, what...

honey bee diet
2014-07-21 04:55:19

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In a new study designed to determine whether or not poor nutrition plays a role in colony collapse disorder, researchers from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign have discovered that there are significant differences in the genetic activity in honey bees based on the type of food the insects consume. The research, which was published online in the journal Scientific Reports, specifically focused on an energy storage...

Avoid Ingredient-Based Food Fear By Increasing Familiarity
2014-06-25 03:40:53

[ Watch The Video: Food Fears: Increasing Familiarity Is The Best Way To Avoid Ingredient-Based Food Fear ] By Brian Wansink, Cornell University Daily headlines on internet pages and blogs claim: “New ingredient X is harmful to your health.” Such warnings can scare people into avoiding these ingredients without actually knowing the facts, leading some people to have food fears about ingredients such as sugar, fat, sodium, high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS), mono sodium glutamate...

Disparities In Actual Sugar Content Found In Popular Soft Drinks
2014-06-05 08:35:44

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A new study by the Childhood Obesity Research Center (CORC) at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California has discovered that soda drinkers are consuming much more sugar-fructose than soda labels imply. In this study, the chemical composition of 34 popular soda and juice drinks made with high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) were analyzed. The researchers discovered that drinks such as Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Dr...

2014-06-04 15:37:59

Washington University in St. Louis Studying mice, researchers have found a way to prevent nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, the most common cause of chronic liver disease worldwide. Blocking a path that delivers dietary fructose to the liver prevented mice from developing the condition, according to investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The study appears in a recent issue of The Journal of Biological Chemistry. In people, nonalcoholic fatty liver...

2014-05-28 08:30:21

Social Media Complaints are Powerful Catalyst for Healthier Foods & Beverages WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to a backlash from consumers, a growing number of food and beverage companies have changed their recipes to remove industrial sweeteners that people find objectionable. High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) for instance, named as the most important ingredient to avoid by consumer advocate group Citizens for Health, has drawn negative publicity in past years, causing...

2014-04-30 23:24:43

“How To Improve Liver Function And Digestion For Weight Loss Naturally,” a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers tips and remedies for improving liver and digestive health. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 “How To Improve Liver Function And Digestion For Weight Loss Naturally,” a new report created by Angela Lantain on the site Vkool.com shows simple and easy ways to improve the digestive system and liver function. In the first part of this report, people will discover...

2014-04-16 23:10:15

Rev'd Provision Co. now sponsoring skateboarder Willis Kimbel. Newport Beach, California (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Rev’d Provision Co. announced today that skateboarder Willis Kimbel has joined its skate family. Kimbel has lived all over the world, including Baltimore, Bermuda, Key West, Italy and San Diego but now claims Portland Oregon and the open road as his current places of residence. Kimbel gained recognition skating the renowned Burnside in Portland, thus launching his career....

2014-04-10 16:24:14

Startling Truths Revealed as Families 'Get the 411' on What's in their Foods & Beverages WASHINGTON, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer advocate group Citizens for Health, has named High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) the #1 food additive to avoid for this year's "Read Your Labels Day." The annual event held each April 11 (4/11) was created to help American families get the "411" on what's in packaged foods and beverages, and the controversial industrial sweetener was identified as...

2014-03-31 12:29:34

Nation's Leading Medical/Nutritional Experts Provide Scientific Evidence on the Various Effects of Consuming Caloric Sweeteners SHREWSBURY, Mass., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new textbook, Fructose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Sucrose and Health, published this month by Springer Press, under their Humana Press imprint, provides one of the most comprehensive scientific analyses on the closely-watched issue of caloric sweetener consumption. It represents the most up-to-date review of...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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