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2011-07-26 08:06:13

Preschool children consumed nearly twice as many vegetables and 11 percent fewer calories over the course of a day when researchers Penn State added pureed vegetables to the children's favorite foods. "Childhood obesity rates are on the rise, and at the same time children are not eating the recommended amount of vegetables," said Barbara Rolls, holder of the Helen A. Guthrie Chair in Nutritional Sciences. "Vegetables have been shown to help lower calorie intake. The problem is getting kids to...

2011-04-11 00:00:39

Sunshine Cleaning Company of Marin and Sonoma Counties announces organic, non-toxic cleanser for all their household and commercial cleaning services for the health of people and the planet. Marin, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 08, 2011 Sunshine Cleaning Company, a Bay Area home and business cleaning specialist, knows that people looking for commercial cleaning in Marin or janitorial services in Sonoma are concerned not only about getting the best possible cleaning job, but also about making sure...

2011-03-09 08:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Knowing what to eat when you have both type 2 diabetes and high LDL cholesterol can be tough, but now it's time to make good on your New Year's resolutions. To help adults with either or both of these chronic health conditions make healthy food choices the Two Reasons, One Recipe campaign features new recipes - such as a delicious baked apple and wild berry frozen fruit pops - as well as shopping and cooking tips developed by acclaimed chef...

2011-03-08 11:05:00

CHICAGO, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year, about 76 million people get sick, 325,000 are hospitalized and 5,000 die from foodborne illness. Ensuring food is safe to eat is -- a critical part of healthy eating, according to the newly released 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. The American Dietetic Association and ConAgra Foods' public awareness campaign Home Food Safety supports the Dietary Guidelines' emphasis on the importance of food safety and the role each...

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2011-03-01 12:29:49

Eating more tomatoes and tomato products can make people healthier and decrease the risk of conditions such as cancer, osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease, according to a review article the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, (published by SAGE). Of all the non-starchy vegetables, Americans eat more tomatoes and tomato products than any others. Researchers Britt Burton-Freeman, PhD, MS, and Kristin Reimers, PhD, RD of the National Center for Food Safety & Technology, Illinois...

2011-01-21 00:00:45

Affordable House Cleaning and Maid Services from $80.00 to $99.00. Maid American Style is known for providing a detailed clean that is sure to grab attention. Maid American Style offers affordable deep cleaning. Green Cleaning Service, Laundry Cleaning, Commercial Cleaning, Janitorial Services, Maid & House Cleaning Services. Manassas, VA (PRWEB) January 20, 2011 Maid American Style, a full service cleaning company specializing in Residential, Commercial, Janitorial and Office...

2011-01-03 14:36:36

Food should be delicious, healthy and sustainably produced. Researchers are working on new methods to use as many parts of plants as possible for nutrition. In the future, vegetable ingredients could replace animal raw materials. Lupin seeds, for instance, can be used to produce low-fat, exquisite sausage products. In emerging countries such as China or Brazil, meat consumption is rising dramatically. Indeed, worldwide consumption of red meat has quadrupled since 1961. The United Nations Food...

2010-12-22 12:28:00

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Enjoy the season's meals without the guilt this year. The National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) is continuing to help you make healthy choices this holiday season with 15 easy-to-follow tips, crafted by NFCR spokesperson Chef Charles Phillips of Nashville's 1808 Grille. "All of these tips are easy to integrate into your current diet and lifestyle," said Chef Charles. "The holidays may seem like a time when you can't get away from...

2010-12-09 09:00:00

DALLAS, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Rug Doctor's carpet cleaning machines have received significant honors recently from the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) and Good Housekeeping, entities that set the standards for quality within the carpet industry and for consumer products in general. Ultimate Seal of Approval in Carpet Industry CRI, the industry authority on carpet and rug initiatives and products, recognized the rental and retail versions of Rug Doctor's machines, as well as an...

2010-12-01 10:53:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is a time for celebration, togetherness and most of all, eating. But since heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. and type 2 diabetes affects at least 24 million American adults and children, a healthier take on holiday dishes can benefit the whole family. Cheryl Forberg, R.D., consulting dietitian to NBC-TV's "The Biggest Loser," New York Times best-selling author and James Beard award-winning recipe...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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