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2013-12-30 16:21:18

Sugar isn't the only culprit; "time on teeth" more important than people realize SEATTLE, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of an expensive gym membership or investing in costly beauty treatments to improve your appearance, consider a resolution to change your snacking habits. It can improve your health and appearance, while also saving you money. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131230/AQ38959LOGO-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131230/AQ38959-b) The Washington...

2013-12-23 23:02:49

Though regulation looms, strong branding and new products will drive growth. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Juice Production industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 A healthy curiosity has caused consumers to quench their thirst with a growing variety of beverages. Health-oriented consumers have increasingly drifted away from soda to the Juice Production industry's products. In line with...

2013-12-19 23:03:58

Drinking water cited as important step in leading healthier lifestyle Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) today issued the following statement regarding a recently released report on obesity from the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): A recent U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report, Obesity — United States, 1999–2010, finds that, while increases in obesity prevalence have slowed or even...

TV Ads For Children More Unhealthy Than Those At Other Time Slots
2013-12-18 10:47:36

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Anyone who grew up watching cartoons as a kid can probably remember what most of the ads that went along with their favorite shows were for: sugary cereals, soda, candy and fast food. Now, a new study, published in the journal Childhood Obesity, has confirmed that the nutritional value of food and beverages advertised on children’s television programs is much lower than the food products advertised during general programming. The...

2013-12-17 11:29:16

Taxing sugar-sweetened beverages is likely to decrease consumption, resulting in lower rates of diabetes and heart disease, and these health benefits are expected to be greatest for the low-income, Hispanic and African-American Californians who are at highest risk of diabetes, according to a new analysis led by researchers at UC San Francisco. Over the course of the next decade, lowered incidence of these diseases would save over half a billion dollars in medical costs, concluded the...

2013-12-12 23:32:13

ArKay has invented a molecule allowing for 16 alcohol-free beverages which have the same taste and consistency of liquor without the alcohol. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 ArKay Distributing, a division of ArKay International is proud to offer the travelers of the United States a Holiday present this season. Arkay will be encouraging everyone to "Party the responsible way, Party the ArKay way, A reminder to not drink and drive." The issue with drinking and...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.