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2014-10-21 23:00:48

Shane Michaels releases a review of Sugar Impact Diet by nutrition and fitness expert JJ Virgin, which is designed to uncover the 7 hidden sugars that cause inflammation, bloating, fatigue and weight gain. Lose up to 10 pounds in just 2 weeks on JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Sugar Impact Diet has now been released after much anticipation by health and fitness enthusiasts worldwide. JJ Virgin, New York Times bestselling author of The Virgin Diet...

2014-10-21 20:23:09

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Feed premixes consist of one or a dozen different feed additives mixed with diluents that facilitate the rate of mixing. Commonly used carriers are calcium carbonate, wheat bran, salt, limestone, dicalcium phosphate, magnesium oxide, etc. Vitamins, minerals and trace minerals are the major types of additives added to premixes. The major function of a feed premix is to ensure uniformity and homogeneity in feed for better nutrient availability.The...

2014-10-21 20:23:07

LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global market Aqua feed premixes is the fastest growing segment of the global feed premix market. Estimated to grow at a CAGR of 3.8%, demand for aqua feed premixes is expected to reach $381.9 million by 2020. The rising global demand for fish and fish products and growth in aquaculture industry has led to increased consumption of fish feed. The farmers demand cost effective efficient feed to increase the productivity of the farms. As a result...

2014-10-21 12:31:40

Too many Canadians are moving too little, sitting too long, and not eating or sleeping adequately. Link to publication: http://www.conferenceboard.ca/e-library/abstract.aspx?did=6444 OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadians are not any healthier than they were a decade ago, despite having much more knowledge of what makes up a healthy lifestyle, according to the first publication of a Conference Board of Canada research project that makes the case for healthy active living. "An alarming...

2014-10-21 12:29:11

Water Filtration Brand Builds a City Of Sugar Cubes in Television Ad, Launches Public Exhibit to Dramatize Impact of Beverage Choices OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverage companies are required to label how much sugar is in each can. But that doesn't mean people understand how quickly those numbers add up. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141021/153411 The Brita water filtration brand decided to clarify things a bit. As part of a new advertising...

junk food on the brain
2014-10-21 03:00:37

Provided by Anita Kar, McGill University Will that be a pizza for you or will you go for a salad? Choosing what you eat is not simply a matter of taste, conclude scientists in a new study at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital of McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre. As you glance over a menu or peruse the shelves in a supermarket, your brain is making decisions based more on a food’s caloric content. The study, published in Psychological Science, is...

2014-10-21 08:32:43

DALLAS, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds EpiCast Report: Dyslipidemia - Epidemiology Forecast to 2023 market research of 94 pages to the Therapeutics section under Pharmaceuticals category of its online business intelligence library. To build the epidemiological forecast for the total prevalent cases of dyslipidemia in the 8MM, epidemiologists used nationally representative studies that provided the total prevalence of serum lipid disturbances (LDLc,...

2014-10-21 08:27:01

Innovative solution delivers fast knockdown plus total control of weeds for up to six months RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To help landscape managers more effectively manage areas of unwanted weeds and grasses, Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience LP, today announced Specticle(®) Total - a non-selective herbicide with unparalleled residual control. Specticle Total not only kills existing weeds, it prevents new ones for up to six...

2014-10-20 23:06:54

Campaign for Real Beauty, a marketing affiliate of Medifast Inc., is overhauling their website in order to bring the latest diet program news and tips to consumers across the United States. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Campaign for Real Beauty, a marketing affiliate of Medifast Inc., is overhauling their website in order to bring the latest diet program news and tips to consumers across the United States. As diet programs are always hit or miss, CampaignForRealBeauty.com has changed their...

2014-10-20 23:06:04

Built-in nutrition coach with “Ask JZ” function for added guidance, automated response system, exercise tracker sans cumbersome calorie counting & food logging. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 JZ Fitness, an independently operated wellness brand that embodies fitness expertise, nutritional coaching, corporate wellness programming, authorship, international lecturing and community wellness, created by Jenn Zerling, MS, CPT, is excited to announce the release of the JZ...


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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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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