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2012-03-15 23:17:00

Planning your diet won't really help you gain self-control unless you're feeling good about your weight in the first place, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research. And the same goes for saving money. "Although planning tends to aid subsequent self-control for those who are in good standing with respect to their long-term goal, those who perceive themselves to be in poor goal standing are found to exert less self-control after planning than in the absence of planning,"...

2012-03-11 09:00:00

While a decline in disposable income and healthier eating trends hurt many coffee and snack shops during the recession, demand is set to revive over the next five years. Consumers will spend money on luxuries like eating out again, turning to the industry to satisfy their demand. Furthermore, operators will look to international expansion in Asia and the Middle East, since domestic snack food brands have not saturated these markets yet. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has...

Stealth Veggies: Good Or Bad For Our Children?
2012-03-03 05:11:34

Scientists are concerned that sneaking fruits and veggies into childrens´ food doesn´t do as much good as parents would like. Getting children to eat the daily recommended amount of fruits and vegetables is no easy chore for any parent. However, statistics show that our kids are not getting enough vegetables in their daily diets. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System surveyed adolescents and found that only 21 percent of...

2012-03-03 02:30:00

Protica is pleased to announce that its healthy gummy candy, Protein Twist® is featured in the January/February 2012 issue of Candy and Snack Today Magazine Whitehall, PA (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Protica is pleased to announce that its healthy gummy candy, Protein Twist® is featured in the January/February 2012 issue of Candy and Snack Today Magazine. Twist is featured in the new products section of the magazine. Protein Twist is a one-ounce gummy candy with a similar taste and...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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