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2009-09-15 15:04:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SUMMARY: Ford's industry-leading soy-based polyurethane foam seat cushions and seatbacks are now on more than 1.5 million Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles on the road today, representing a reduction in petroleum usage of approximately 1.5 million pounds Ford extends its soy-foam portfolio to include the industry's first application of a soy-foam headliner on the 2010 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner for a 25 percent weight savings...

2009-09-10 05:00:00

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Sambazon, the global leader in acai, announces the creation of a Scientific Advisory Board. The Board of established and respected individuals in the health and wellness community will assist in communicating the accuracy of existing data stating the nutritional benefits of Sambazon organic acai. They will also develop and execute human studies examining the health impact of Sambazon acai consumption in the diet. To further educate their...

2009-08-31 17:00:00

High-Fiber Cereals Make Progress in Taste but Vary in Nutritional Value and Price YONKERS, N.Y., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Reports evaluated 18 high-fiber cereals and found seven especially flavorful choices. The report notes that most Americans can stand to double their intake of fiber which can help control appetite and weight, and might help lower the risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Consumer Reports' trained tasters noted that high-fiber cereals have...

2009-08-25 07:00:00

AZUSA, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Working out just got a little bit sweeter! Naked(R) Juice has introduced two new additions to the hugely popular Protein Zone line: Mango and Double Berry. With a unique blend of proteins and exceptional taste, these two new flavors are the perfect post-workout beverages that help you get out what you put into your workouts. Exercising never tasted so delicious with the smooth, refreshing fruit tastes of Mango and Double Berry Protein Zone flavors....

2009-07-20 07:00:00

ST LOUIS, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine finds that soyfoods and soy isoflavone supplements have no significant effect on male reproductive hormone levels in men. The literature review indicates that soy does not decrease testosterone levels. Led by Jill M. Hamilton-Reeves, PhD, RD, of St. Catherine's University, St. Paul, Minnesota, researchers assessed the effects of soy protein and soy isoflavones on measurements of male...

2009-06-16 07:00:00

Soy Remains a Favorite Ingredient for Families Seeking Affordable Meals ST. LOUIS, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost half (46 percent) of Americans are reluctant to spend more on healthier versions of food, the United Soybean Board's (USB) 2009 Consumer Attitudes about Nutrition survey reveals. This is not for lack of interest: Of those not willing to spend more, 52 percent confirm the reason is financial. However, nutritious foods don't always come with a hefty price tag. Nutrient-dense...

2009-06-11 06:31:00

WASHINGTON, June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- June is Men's Health Month, a perfect time to summarize the science showing that soyfoods -- from tofu, soymilk, edamame, soy yogurt and frozen dairy-free soy treats to non-meat alternatives, soy nuts, soy nut butter, and/or cereals and bars with soy -- promote the health of men by helping to protect against prostate cancer, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and aide in weight management. "Today more than ever before, the science is...

2009-05-04 12:09:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) is proud to attend the 11th Annual Global Child Nutrition Forum (GCNF) in Cape Town, South Africa on May 5th and 6th. Only a select group of people from around the world will be participating in the invitation-only event. Two members of the ISA Board of Directors - CW Gaffner and Pat Dumoulin - will represent Illinois farmers and the soybean checkoff. An Exciting Opportunity According to Lyle Roberts, ISA's Chief...

2009-03-31 05:00:00

Biotechnology Recognized as a Tool to Make Soyfoods Even Healthier ST. LOUIS, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent research reveals that 82 percent of healthcare professionals believe soy to be beneficial to the diet. And, the majority recognizes agricultural biotechnology as a method to make food products such as soyfoods even healthier. These findings come from the Healthcare Professional Biotechnology Awareness & Attitude Survey - sponsored by the United Soybean Board (USB) and conducted...

2009-03-26 09:44:00

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New findings published in the April issue of the Journal of Nutrition suggest soyfoods can play an important role in promoting heart and bone health. The new research was presented at the eighth International Soy Symposium on the role of soy in health promotion and chronic disease prevention and treatment, which was held in Tokyo, November 9-12, 2008. "Much progress has been made in understanding the health effects of soyfoods since...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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