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2008-09-12 18:00:26

By Rhiannon Harris is a nutritionist AN old school friend is coming to stay, I knew she was a vegetarian, but she tells me she is now a vegan.

2008-09-04 00:00:20

OIL palm industry-based Kwantas Corp Bhd has reported a huge jump in net profit for its year ended June 2008, helped largely by higher crude palm oil (CPO) prices and better margins.

2008-08-05 00:00:07

By Douglas Morino They've helped make 16 million Californians too fat, contributed to alarming rates of heart disease and played a role in creating what could be the first generation of Americans with a lower life expectancy than their parents.

2008-07-28 18:00:31

SAO PAULO, Brazil, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Perdigao closed the second quarter 2008 with gross sales of R$ 3.3 billion, 81.2% more than the same period in 2007. Growth reflects the increase in sales in both volume and revenues in the domestic and export markets.

2008-07-26 12:10:00

California on Friday became the first state to ban trans fats from restaurant food, following several cities and major fast-food chains in erasing the notorious artery-clogger from menus.

2008-07-26 12:00:00

Artery-clogging trans fats are out in such food-loving cities as New York and Philadelphia. On Friday, California became the first to try to kick the trans fat habit on a statewide scale. Gov.

2008-07-26 00:00:37

Family physicians across the state today commended the Governor's signature of a bill making California the first state in the U.S. to bar restaurants from using health-compromising trans fats in food preparation.

2008-07-25 21:00:12

SACRAMENTO - California is joining the health crusade against artery-clogging trans fats. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed legislation Friday that will prohibit restaurants and other "food facilities" from using oil, margarine and shortening containing trans fats.

2008-06-30 21:00:39

By David B Caruso NEW YORK - Making cannoli is serious business in New York. It's a dessert so tempting that even a hit man in the "Godfather" couldn't leave a box behind.

2008-01-14 09:00:34

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Target(R) announced today that every product in its premium owned food brand, Archer Farms, contains zero grams of added trans fat.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.