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2014-04-19 23:00:51

Transparency Market Research Report added "Research Report on Fast Food Global Industry Analysis Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/fast-food-market.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) April 19, 2014 Transparency Market Research Reports included a detailed market survey and analysis trends on “Fast Food Market”. This report also includes more info about basic overview of the industry including...

2014-04-18 23:08:58

As the FDA announced on March 26, Super Fat Burner Capsules, Maxi Gold Capsules, and Esmeralda Softgels are recalled by New Life Nutritional Center because they were found to contain undeclared active pharmaceutical ingredients. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the...

2014-04-18 23:08:39

Stacker2 Family adds Sports Nutrition and Functional Foods to its Diet and Energy Lineup. Andover, NJ (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 NVE Pharmaceuticals, the manufacturers of Stacker2 diet and energy supplements took a giant step forward in 2014, with the launch of the "Not Just™” line of Sports Nutrition Supplements, Functional Foods and Nutritional Products. NVE Pharmaceuticals, the parent company of the globally recognized Stacker2 brand, launched their new sports supplement line Not...

2014-04-18 23:07:45

How a 67-year-old man lost weight and started a revolution in weight loss. Over a decade later and still going strong, their Healthy Weight Loss Team launches a new explainer video in order to reach a broader audience. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Twelve years ago, a man in his late sixties had a wake-up call when he realized that friends his age were increasingly beginning to suffer from a multitude of health problems and some were even starting to die. Not wanting to be another statistic,...

2014-04-18 23:06:28

The Xocai Japanese "Ripped and Rich" Distributors have welcome the launch of all new Xocai "Aphrodisiac Chocolate." (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 As the category creator and world leader in healthy chocolate, the true vision of MXI Corp; Xocai Healthy Chocolate is to transform and improve individual lives worldwide through its exclusive and healthy chocolate products. One such unique element is XoVita™, a proprietary high-antioxidant blend of cacao, açaí berries...

2014-04-18 23:06:14

Forbes Living features the Skinny Plate, an innovative weight loss tool developed by Portions Master. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The producers of Forbes Living are excited to announce that the Skinny Plate by Portions Master will be featured in an upcoming segment as part of their "Healthier Living through Healthier Choices" series. The show is hosted by Forbes Riley, an award-winning TV host in the D2C industry, author, entrepreneur, mother and one of the...

2014-04-18 23:05:09

Kyle Leon, one of the popular fitness experts, recently released a new body building program called Somanabolic Muscle Maximizer at teachurself.com. With this program, Kyle aims to help people get past their muscle building plateau issues that body builders often face during their fitness regimes. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Body builders go through different phases of success and failure during their training years. One of the common problems that they often come across is the muscle building...

2014-04-18 23:00:43

The non-profit Children’s Obesity Fund, cofounded by the Omidi brothers, is donating funds to the Obesity Prevention Center for Children and Youth, a highly effective organization that offers diverse programs to teach healthy habits to the young people of Brockton, Massachusetts. The donation will help purchase a new software program to track the weight loss, fitness level, and life style changes of participating youth. (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The state of Massachusetts has one of the...

2014-04-18 12:04:30

A common genetic variant that affects one in three people appears to significantly increase the risk of colorectal cancer from the consumption of processed meat, according to study published today in PLOS Genetics. The study of over 18,000 people from the U.S., Canada, Australia and Europe represents the first large-scale genome-wide analysis of genetic variants and dietary patterns that may help explain more of the risk factors for colorectal cancer. Dr Jane Figueiredo at the Keck School of...

2014-04-18 12:02:46

Certain prenatal risk factors are associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in children, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Future studies should investigate whether modifying these factors could help protect children's kidney health. Risks for certain types of kidney disease may arise before birth, and researchers suspect that the development of chronic kidney disease (CKD) may be programmed...


Latest Nutrition Reference Libraries

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

Leaf vegetables
2013-08-21 09:03:22

Leaf vegetables are leaves from various plants that are edible with some leaves having tender shoots, such as beet greens, attached. Leaf vegetables are very high in nutrition and may be used in various culinary dishes. While there are over a thousand species of leaf vegetables, they generally come from plants that are short-lived such as lettuce and spinach. Leaf vegetables are high in vitamin K which is caused from the photosynthesis that takes place during the growing phase. Anyone on...

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2010-12-03 18:12:26

Insulin, a hormone, is used to regulate carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells to take up glucose from the blood and store it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. This hormone stops the body from using fat as an energy source by inhibiting the release of glucagons. Without insulin the body fails to take glucose into the bodies cells and in turns uses fat as an energy source. It also has several other anabolic effects throughout the body. Diabetes mellitus results...

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2009-04-23 11:07:34

Bittercress (Barbarea vulgaris), also commonly known as Herb Barbara, Rocketcress, Yellow Rocketcress, Winter Rocket, and Wound Rocket, is a European biennial herb. This plant displays a rosette of shiny, dark green leaves at the base and additional pinnately divided leaves on the stem. In the spring, yellow flowers originate in tightly packed terminal groups just above the foliage. Bittercress grows wildly as a weed in many parts of North America. The flowers can be in bloom May...

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