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2012-07-04 22:58:04

Under pressure from civil society organizations, the Brazilian government has introduced legislation to protect and improve its traditional food system, standing in contrast to the governments of many industrialized countries that have partly surrendered their prime duty to protect public health to transnational food companies, argue nutrition and public health experts writing in this week's PLoS Medicine. Carlos Monteiro and Geoffrey Cannon, from the Center for Epidemiological Studies in...

2012-06-06 23:01:35

Texas based healthy food concept, My Fit Foods, is set to open the doors to its 3rd Phoenix area retail location at 4802 E. Ray Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85044 (48th/Ray) Wednesday, June 6th. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 06, 2012 Texas based healthy food concept, My Fit Foods, is set to open the doors to its 3rd Phoenix area retail location at 4802 E. Ray Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85044 (48th/Ray) Wednesday, June 6th. My Fit Foods (48th/Ray) will officially open to the public on Wednesday, June 6th. My Fit Foods...

2012-05-21 23:01:08

TheDailyRadish offers vegetarians the latest news and tips. In their latest blog post, Jenny Sangler announces four unique ways to help children avoid the lures of junk food commercialism. Del Mar, CA (PRWEB) May 21, 2012 TheDailyRadish.com is one of the world´s most visited Vegetarian blogs. Offering daily tips and news to those enjoying a diet without meat, information can be read directly from their blog, or via a daily digest email. Today, Jenny Sangler at TheDailyRadish.com...

Low-Calorie Slurpee Will Freeze Your Brain This Summer
2012-05-15 13:04:14

The nation´s largest convenience chain, 7-Eleven, has announced a new low-calorie line of Slurpees for this summer in hopes of freezing your brain while keeping extra calories out of your system, called Slurpee Lite. Bruce Horovitz for USA Today reports that Slurpee Lite will target females in their 20s with this tagline: “All flavor. No sugar.” The chain has sold saccharin-based Slurpees regionally, but the 45-year-old treat is now rolling out with Splenda as a sweetener,...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.