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2014-06-03 12:36:58

Numerous health benefits make milk products essential to your family's healthy diet SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dairy Council of California invites families everywhere to say "I Heart Dairy" in June, which is National Dairy Month. Scientific research confirms the multiple health benefits of milk, cheese and yogurt, making dairy foods essential for a healthy diet. "Three servings of milk and milk products a day--whether an 8-ounce glass of milk, a...

2014-06-02 12:29:42

CHICAGO, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Registered dietitian nutritionist Sonja L. Connor, research associate professor in the department of medicine at Oregon Health Sciences University, began her one-year term June 1 as the president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140527/91384 Connor, of Portland, Ore., is the 89(th) president of the Academy, which was...

2014-06-02 08:32:11

Advance International, Inc. will develop and produce RUTF & RUSF with Advance Protein Powder ALAMO, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pledge to Humanity, a 501c3 non-profit organization has commissioned Advance International, Inc. to formulate and help distribute a superior Ready-to-Use Therapeutic & Supplemental Food (RUTF & RUSF) in a cooperative effort to combat global malnutrition. The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported hunger and malnutrition as the greatest single...

2014-06-02 08:30:28

-School-Focused Programs to Help Kids Under 12 in Australia, Brazil, China, India and Russia DEERFIELD, Ill., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mondelez International Foundation today unveiled plans with its global community partners to bring nutrition education, active play and fresh foods to more than one million children and their families in Australia, Brazil, China, India and Russia as part of its multi-year, $50 million commitment to promote healthy lifestyles and address obesity....

infants and vegetables
2014-06-01 04:19:29

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Giving infants and toddlers vegetables on a regular basis before they reach the age of two will help them develop a taste for greens and other types of produce, experts from the University of Leeds report in a new PLOS ONE study. According to Sarah Knapton of The Telegraph, youngsters are more willing to try different types of vegetables during the first 24 months of their lives, and become more resistant to trying new foods as...

2014-05-27 12:32:24

Findings help schools get "smart" about upcoming regulation changes; encourage healthy eating behaviors at school ELMHURST, Ill., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The final phase of nutrition regulations in the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act will go into place this July, requiring school districts to offer more whole grains, fruits, and vegetables both in school meals and outside the meal program. With more than 31 million students receiving school meals each day, ensuring access to healthy food...

2014-05-27 08:31:04

Cherries Help Fight Inflammation in the Body YAKIMA, Wash., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent study published in The Journal of Nutrition has found that consuming fresh cherries may provide an array of health benefits and anti-inflammatory properties. Low on the glycemic index, cherries are a naturally sweet component in a healthier diet and may play an important role in fighting the severity of chronic diseases such as arthritis, cardiovascular disease, blood pressure and...

2014-05-23 23:07:21

Doctors at Ace Medical Weight Loss Center share tips to lose weight the right way by avoiding these diet fads. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 There are many purported ways of dieting. Many are mainstream and effective in losing weight but not keeping it off. “If a diet helps lose weight but not keep it off then that is a temporary weight loss not permanent weight loss,” says Dr. Sandeep Grewal, a primary care physician in Rock Hill and creator of the SlimPlate System....

2014-05-21 23:15:53

Evolutionary Eating: How We Got Fat and 7 Simple Fixes by Dr. Theresa Nesbitt addresses how we can overcome our current state of obesity and activate our bodies' self-regulating mechanism, once again achieving a healthy state. Amarillo, Texas (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 The Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health recognizes National Women's Health Week. Statistics show that almost 2 out of 3 adult women are obese, which puts them at increased risk for a...

2014-05-21 23:05:27

Whole-Food Nutrition Company founder competes in the nation’s most highly-acclaimed national senior championships on bronze-winning 65+ age category team. Frank Davis is named most valuable player by Masters Basketball Association and shares Activz Whole-Food as secret to his success. Coral Springs, FL & Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Frank Davis, founder of Activz Whole-Food Nutrition, was named “Most Valuable Player” in Masters Basketball Association National Senior...


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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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