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Training Your Brain To Prefer Foods That Are Healthier
2014-09-03 03:38:18

Tufts University, Health Sciences Campus Boston researchers see benefit from behavioral weight loss program designed to curb food addiction It may be possible to train the brain to prefer healthy low-calorie foods over unhealthy higher-calorie foods, according to new research by scientists at the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging (USDA HNRCA) at Tufts University and at Massachusetts General Hospital. Published online today in the journal Nutrition & Diabetes,...

2014-09-02 20:22:26

One-Year Randomized Trial Challenges National Dietary Fat and Carbohydrate Guidelines DENVER, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Annals of Internal Medicine just published results of a National Institutes of Health (NIH) trial titled "Effects of low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets," in which a low-carbohydrate diet was found to be more effective both for weight loss and cardiovascular risk factor reduction than a low-fat diet. Participants in this study were assigned to one of two...

2014-08-31 23:00:21

The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label that has the sugar industry writhing. NutriGold fully supports the new changes and believes they will help consumers make healthier food choices. Orem, Utah (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 The FDA has recently proposed updates to the 20-year-old Nutrition Facts label. If adopted, the proposed changes would include more current nutrition values and serving sizes, the addition of “added sugars” on the label, and a...

2014-08-30 23:01:27

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Nutraceutical Ingredients Market: Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth And Forecast 2007 - 2017" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 The term nutraceuticals is coined from a combination of Nutrition and Pharameuticals. Nutraceuticals is a source of healthy-dietary supplements that are prepared by extracting healthy ingredients from natural food sources. Nutraceutical...

2014-08-29 23:05:15

Dr. Kevin Sands, dental implants expert in Los Angeles, now offers mini implants for replacing lost teeth. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Los Angeles dental implants expert, Kevin Sands DDS, is now offering mini implants to area patients. With this treatment, patients can have their teeth replaced permanently without worries of long-term teeth shifting and loss of appearance. Although mini implants feature the same dependability associated with full-size dental implants, their...

2014-08-29 08:21:52

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Novus International, Inc. a global leader in animal nutrition, hosted an informational enzyme forum to formally introduce its next generation phytase enzyme, CIBENZA® PHYTAVERSE®, to the South Asia market in Negomba, Sri Lanka August 27-29. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140828/141273 Stakeholders, leading experts and academics participated in a series of discussions, interactive sessions and workshops that highlighted the use...

2014-08-28 23:12:41

Bleeding gums are not to be ignored as simply the cause of rough brushing or flossing, according to the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute. Dr. Saj Jivraj recently wrote a blog post about helping children avoid gum disease, and in it he offered four tips. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Bleeding gums are not to be ignored as simply the cause of rough brushing or flossing, according to the prosthodontists at the Anacapa Dental Art Institute. While bleeding gums can be...

2014-08-28 16:28:12

Dr. Rodney E. Gean, DDS, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Aspen Dental office is opening in Nashville, TN West on Thursday, September 18. Located at 6702 Charlotte Pike, the conveniently located practice will provide dental services that range from implant services and dentures to general dentistry and restoration. Dr. Rodney E. Gean, lead dentist at the Nashville West office, received his Doctor of...

2014-08-28 16:27:51

Food sampling at school encourages healthy eating habits at home PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, students return to school and settle in to their daily schedules for classes, extracurricular activities and socializing with friends. But this fall, Aramark, a food and nutrition partner with over 500 school districts throughout the U.S., is hoping to shake up the usual K-12 dining routine with its Healthy Bites sampling program....

2014-08-28 16:25:10

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It started with the World Wide Web, and has since grown with the addition of smartphones and tablets. The expanding world of technology has provided us with immediate access to an abundance of useful and educational resources. With this instant access, your oral health can greatly benefit. The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) encourages the public to explore the many available resources, specifically in the form of websites and...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin