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2013-09-19 23:29:21

Despite controversies, water and health researcher Sharon Kleyne recommends eight glasses a day. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 In recent years, the question of how much water humans should drink each day has been the subject of considerable dispute. At the core of this controversy is the “eight glass rule,” which recommends that humans drink a minimum of eight glasses per day. Some physicians now claim that other fluids, such as soda pop, milk or fruit juice, may be...

Sugar As Dangerous As Smoking, Warns Dutch Health Chief
2013-09-19 06:21:16

[ Watch the Video: Sugar As Addictive As Alcohol ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Sugar is “the most dangerous drug of our time,” and should carry smoking-style health warnings, the head of Amsterdam's health service recently warned. “Just like alcohol and tobacco, sugar is actually a drug,” wrote Paul van der Velpen in a column on the health agency’s website, adding that the substance is addictive and should be “tightly regulated.” “This...

2013-09-17 23:30:54

Healthy habits lead to healthy and happy smiles. The Austin/Round Rock dentists of Family Tree Dental Group explore how diet, sodas and lifestyle choices can impact the body, teeth and gums. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 The human body is an intricate machine with a number of factors affecting its performance and longevity. Foods, drinks and lifestyle choices can play an enormous role in a person's general health as well as the health of their teeth and gums. "We make...

2013-08-13 10:07:35

A successful program that increased the number of fruits and vegetables eaten and decreased sugar-sweetened beverage consumption by 50 percent among Latino children had two secret weapons, according to a University of Illinois researcher. "First, we got mothers and other relatives involved because family togetherness is a very important value for Latinos. Many programs, delivered at school, target only the child, but we know that kids have very little ability to choose the foods they eat...

Sugary Drinks Linked Obesity Young CHildren
2013-08-05 13:02:09

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While the association between sugary drinks and obesity has been well-documented among adults, a new study in the journal Pediatrics has found that even 5-year-old children can experience weight problems when they regularly consume sugary drinks. In the study, researchers from the University of Virginia and Columbia University surveyed the parents of 9,600 children born in 2001 when their kids were ages two, four and five years...

2013-08-02 23:16:37

Packard Family Orthodontics encourages patients to find out more about the new “Stop the Pop” campaign initiated by the Missouri Dental Association. McKinney, TX (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Packard Family Orthodontics has embraced the recent “Stop the Pop” campaign that raises awareness of the ill effects of soda pop, especially for school children. Soda has highly acidic properties that can erode tooth enamel. This acid can continue to attack the teeth for up to 20 minutes after...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.