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text msgs for healthier food choices
2014-09-12 03:00:36

Many people are unaware that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s mandated nutrition labels are based on a 2,000-calorie-a-day diet, but a simple weekly text message reminder can greatly improve that awareness.

2014-09-10 23:07:06

More than 40 percent of sodium comes from 10 common types of food Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 More than 90 percent of U.S.

2014-09-10 08:30:31

Newly formed Global Nutrition & Health Alliance to shed light on misconceptions about diet and appropriate use of vitamin and mineral supplementation, as part of a healthy lifestyle NEW YORK,

too much sodium
2014-09-10 06:52:50

According to a new CDC Vital Signs report, approximately 9 out of 10 US children aged 6–18 eat more sodium than recommended. This increased intake puts the children at risk for high blood pressure and heart disease later in life.

2014-09-09 16:25:48

More than 40 percent of sodium comes from 10 common types of food ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 90 percent of U.S.

2014-09-04 23:06:16

PFC Fitness Camp And The World’s Foremost Nutritionist, Randall R.

2014-08-28 16:27:51

Food sampling at school encourages healthy eating habits at home PHILADELPHIA, Aug.

tomatoes fight prostate cancer
2014-08-28 04:42:17

Men looking to reduce their risk of developing prostate cancer could benefit by consuming at least 10 servings of tomatoes per week, according to new research appearing in a recent edition of the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.