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2012-01-19 15:00:00

Oldways says Black History Month, this February, is the perfect time to explore the healthful culinary traditions of the African Diaspora — from Africa, the Caribbean, South America and the American South — and claim your health by claiming your history. Boston, MA (PRWEB) January 19, 2012 Health experts and scientists believe that heritage is a strong motivator for change. Black History Month, this February, is the perfect time to explore the healthful culinary traditions of...

2011-11-09 16:30:00

Diabetes, obesity and heart disease are not a true part of African American heritage, and to help reclaim good health, Oldways, along with an advisory team of experts, is unveiling The African Heritage Diet Pyramid, an evidence-based and practical tool for African American communities. Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 Diabetes, obesity and heart disease are not a true part of African American heritage, and to help reclaim good health, Oldways, along with an advisory team of experts, is...

2011-02-02 10:52:00

Dairy Council of California Will Help Families Use Guidelines as a Positive Approach to Health SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To combat rising rates of obesity and chronic disease, the 2010 Dietary Guidelines offer a recipe for health that includes more low-fat milk and dairy foods, fruits, vegetables, whole grains, seafood and physical activity. "Dairy Council's programs and tools emphasize the variety of nutrient-rich food choices people can make from all...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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