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2010-10-19 16:39:21

Data are presented on natural S-equol from SE5-OH The latest research into the health effects and safety of a soy-based compound called S-equol was described in talks and presentations by experts at a special session on Tuesday, Oct. 19 during the Ninth International Symposium on the Role of Soy in Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention and Treatment, held Oct. 16 to 19 in Washington, D.C. S-equol is a compound resulting -- when certain bacteria are present in the digestive track --...

2010-10-19 11:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- With nearly 2,000 scientific studies on soy published annually, the amount of new information on soy's health effects could understandably overwhelm the typical consumer. However, consumers looking to make informed decisions about their diet, whether to lower cholesterol or decrease breast cancer risk, received a major boost this week, as the foremost soy nutrition researchers gathered from around the world to present their latest findings at the 9th...

2010-10-14 00:58:20

As consumers eat more fish as part of a healthy diet, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists are helping producers meet this demand by developing new feeds that support sustainable aquaculture production. Commercial fish farms have traditionally fed feeds that include high levels of fishmeal and fish oil, according to fish physiologist Rick Barrows with USDA's Agricultural Research Service (ARS). But the fishmeal in these feeds comes from small, bony fish species like menhaden,...

2010-10-13 07:00:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Silk® Soymilk, the leading soymilk brand in the U.S., today announced a new website (www.silksoymilk.com/traceit/) that allows consumers to trace the origin of the soybeans in each carton of Silk down to the county level. The first-of-its-kind site for soy is intended to provide consumers with additional information about where their Silk soymilk comes from and how it is made. Consumers can use the website to enter the...

2010-09-23 06:21:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- September is the time for big plays and winning combinations. One combination that is a winner all-year round is soyfoods and men's health. September is Prostate Cancer Awareness month and the Soyfoods Association of North America (SANA) believes it's a perfect time to remind Americans of the facts about men's health and soyfoods. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100922/SANALOGO) (Logo:...

2010-08-16 13:50:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans increasingly recognize soyfoods' ability to reduce the risk of heart disease and appear primed to embrace emerging biotech soybean oils with even more heart health benefits. The United Soybean Board's (USB) 17th annual Consumer Attitudes about Nutrition survey reports that 34 percent of consumers recognize soy's heart-healthy properties, up significantly from 27 percent in 2009. Eighty-five percent of respondents consider heart-healthy soybean...

2010-07-13 15:46:53

New research finds that chemicals in soy reduce weight gain in a rat model of menopause. Research to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior (SSIB), the foremost society for research into all aspects of eating and drinking behavior, finds that a diet rich in soy prevents weight gain in post-menopausal female rats. Previous research suggests that reduced levels of the hormone estrogen during menopause are responsible for the increased body weight...

2010-04-02 11:49:02

URBANA "“ If you're serious about losing weight, check out recent studies done in Elvira de Mejia's University of Illinois laboratory. Her research provides insight into the way a certain type of soy protein inhibits fat accumulation and reduces inflammation. "We found that soybeans rich in beta-conglycinins limit lipid accumulation in fat cells by inhibiting an enzyme called fatty acid synthase. What's more, we have identified the specific peptides (digested proteins) that do this, and...

2010-04-01 15:25:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAIN), a leading natural and organic products company in North America and Europe providing consumers with "A Healthy Way of Life(TM)," today announced that Irwin D. Simon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hain Celestial will appear on the series, "The Martha Stewart Show" (nationally syndicated, check local listings) on April 6, 2010. As the 40th anniversary of Earth Day is April 22nd and...

2010-03-22 08:53:00

SPRINGVILLE, Calif., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Tropical Traditions announced today that it has started shipping organic soy-free eggs high in Omega 3 fatty acids to its consumers nationwide. These new eggs come from chickens that are raised by family farmers and eat a coconut-based soy-free feed mixture that is certified organic, with no genetically modified grains. Tropical Traditions developed the feed the chickens eat: Cocofeed. Why No Soy? Soy has become a big part of the human diet...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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