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2014-08-07 15:42:22

The JAMA Network Journals Among mechanically ventilated intensive care unit (ICU) patients, receipt of high-protein nutrition via a feeding tube enriched with immune-modulating nutrients (such as glutamine, omega-3 fatty acids, and antioxidants) vs standard high-protein nutrition did not result in a significant difference in the incidence of new complications and may be harmful, as suggested by an increased risk of death at 6 months, according to a study in the August 6 issue of JAMA....

2014-08-06 23:12:07

Kristen Yarker, a well-established expert on childhood nutrition and feeding, has recently denounced the notion of “curing” children of their picky eating habits. Instead, she advises parents to support their picky eaters and offers suggestions for how parents can encourage their children to try new foods all on their own. (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Kristen Yarker, MSc, RD recently announced that she is advocating that parents employ a new strategy for tackling children’s picky eating...

2014-08-06 23:06:54

With an in-depth review of the nutritional science that supports a plant-based dietary lifestyle as the ultimate prescription for disease prevention, suspension and even reversal, the CME accredited International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference, set for September 17-20 in San Diego, CA, will showcase names like Ornish, Esselstyn, Campbell as part of a stellar line-up of the leading preventive nutritional medicine authorities. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 The most...

beans to manage weight
2014-08-06 04:00:39

Kaylea Forde, St. Michael’s Hospital Eating about one serving a day of beans, peas, chickpeas or lentils can increase fullness, which may lead to better weight management and weight loss, a new study has found. A systematic review and meta-analysis of all available clinical trials found that people felt 31 percent fuller after eating on average 160 grams of dietary pulses compared with a control diet, according to senior author Dr. John Sievenpiper of St. Michael’s Hospital's...

diet crowdsourcing
2014-08-06 08:29:41

BMJ-British Medical Journal App users as good as trained experts at rating healthiness of foods Crowdsourcing may help dieters stick to healthy foods and lose weight, as participants are as good as trained experts at correctly rating the healthiness of foods and giving feedback on them, indicates research published online in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. Being able to track energy intake and getting personalized feedback on diet have been linked to...

2014-08-05 23:06:24

LosAngelesEmergencyDentist.net now provides patients with easy access to an array of emergency dental services. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 Los Angeles Emergency dentists at LosAngelesEmergencyDentist.net announce that they provide emergency dental care to patients in the Los Angeles area. With the range of procedures available from these dentists, patients can get relief from pain and other immediate symptoms as well as prevention of long-term complications. Dental...

2014-08-05 23:05:28

Back-to-the Grind Routines Require Simple Solutions for Wellness; NOW Foods Has You Covered with Natural Products to Suit a Variety of Needs Bloomingdale, Ill. (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 With fall quickly approaching, there’s often a need for people to rethink what a healthy lifestyle means to them as they get back in the routine of busy, on-the-go schedules. From learning new, no-hassle recipes using wholesome ingredients, to creating a seasonal fitness plan, to finding new ways to relax...

2014-08-05 16:27:29

Dr. Craig Blogin wants to invite patients and the general public to view his blog often to learn more about dental care, dental myths and good oral health habits. ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Blogging has been around for many decades, but it really began to become popular with the growth of social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. Today businesses like Dr. Craig Blogin, DDS and his Ann Arbor dental office use blogging to educate people about dental...

2014-08-05 12:32:06

Southwest Family Dentistry stresses the importance of teaching children how to care for their teeth from a very young age. LITTLETON, Colo., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that as many as one out of five children have untreated cavities. Additionally, about 39% of dental injuries happen to kids who play sports or roughhouse on the playground. Many children suffer from dental pain and lose their teeth due to poor dental care and...

2014-08-05 12:32:05

Dr. Greg Herzler encourages his patients to explore all of their cosmetic options, including dental implants, invisible braces and cosmetic bonding. SAGINAW, Mich., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The interest in cosmetic dental procedures -- to modify, update or improve a person's smile -- has grown significantly over the past 20 years. A report by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) found that Americans spend around $2.75 billion every year on cosmetic procedures, like...


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