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2013-06-27 23:45:43

Michael Chusid, D.M.D. of Livingston, N.J. speaks out about tooth enamel health and its link to sports and energy drinks. Livingston, NJ (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 Up to half of U.S. teens and young adults consume energy drinks, and more than half of them have one sports drink per day. Energy and sports drinks damage tooth enamel, in turn raising the occurrence of cavities in people who consume them. A recent study published in the journal, General Dentistry, found that sports and energy...

2013-06-13 16:34:08

District policies and state laws help reduce the availability of sugar- and fat-laden foods and beverages in elementary schools, according to a study published online in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago looked at the association between established policies and laws and the availability of candy, baked goods, ice cream, chips, sugar-sweetened beverages, and soda sold outside the school meal program. More than 1,800 elementary schools in 45 states...

Overweight People Impacted More Than The Poor If Soda Bans Took Effect
2013-06-13 10:35:07

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online UPDATE - June 13, 2013: The American Beverage Association contacted redOrbit today (June 13, 2013) with this comment: "Obesity is a complex issue with many contributing factors beyond one type of food or beverage. A recent report found that in 2010, U.S. youth consumed 68 fewer calories and adults 45 fewer calories per day from added sugar in soft drinks than in 2000, yet obesity rates continue to rise. It's time for a comprehensive...

2013-06-03 23:00:39

Students, Faculty and Staff Provided Healthy Options From New Healthy Vending Machines New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Fresh Healthy Vending takes it to the next level with a healthy vending machine installed at the New York Film Academy. The New York Film Academy is considered to be the best film school in the world by many of today's top filmmakers, and boasts an impressive list of alumni and guest speakers on a regular basis. George Aliperti is the proud owner of the New York Film...

2013-05-29 23:22:59

Scott Tischler of Tischler Brothers Fitness Unveils the secrets to weight loss this summer. Monroe Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Scott Tischler of Tischler Brothers Fitness Unveils the secrets to weight loss this summer. One big step that is commonly overlooked is the consumption alcohol. On average one beer has ten grams of carbohydrates and nine grams of sugar. Liquor however is a different story. Even though vodka contains zero carbohydrates one shot still contains ninety-eight...

Diet Soda May Rot Your Teeth Just Like Meth Or Crack
2013-05-27 05:19:46

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Diet soda might be as bad for you as methamphetamines or crack cocaine — at least when it comes to the health of your teeth, according to new research published recently in the journal General Dentistry. As reported by the Daily Mail, the study was conducted by Dr. Mohamed Bassiouny, a professor of restorative dentistry at the Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia. The research focuses on a woman in her 30s...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.