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2011-01-20 23:01:00

Thirteen Leading School Meals Manufacturers, Group Purchasing Organizations and Technology Companies Team Up with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation to Make Healthier School Lunches Possible for more than 30 Million Students MIAMI, Jan.

2011-01-20 09:17:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At an event today in Washington D.C., Walmart, the nation's largest grocer, today unveiled a comprehensive effort to provide its customers with healthier and more affordable food choices.

2011-01-19 08:51:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study conducted by HealthFocus® International, almost half (45%) of shoppers in the US say food manufacturers should have to label things like calories, saturated fat, trans fat and sodium clearly on labels.

2011-01-12 14:30:00

HAILEY, Idaho, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Prosperity Organic Foods, Inc. announced the grand prize winner of its "Melt With Us This Holiday" online campaign.

2011-01-06 19:08:00

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market is expanding its popular and affordable eatwell range, just in time to help customers keep their New Year's resolutions to be healthier and save money.

2011-01-04 05:00:00

Bell & Evans Crowned Best Overall for Taste Quality YONKERS, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As football fans gear up for the NFL playoff season, Consumer Reports' taste tasters sampled seven frozen buffalo chicken wings to find the best bunch to please the crowd.

2011-01-03 09:04:02

Case Western Reserve study shows how deceptive food labels lead to increased risk of deadly diseases.

2010-12-31 00:00:56

Kardea Nutrition introduced a lower calorie nutrition bar designed to support heart health and weight management. “Snacking has become a major source of harmful calories,” says Kardea’s Founder, Robert Leighton.

2010-12-28 06:00:00

LISLE, Ill., Dec. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- McCain Foods, the world's largest maker of frozen prepared potatoes, has joined the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation (HWCF) in its pledge to reduce obesity, especially among children aged 6 to 11, by 2015.

2010-12-24 07:55:06

Got milk? If you do, you may be reducing your risk of diabetes and not even know it.

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Vistive Gold
2013-10-02 12:54:36

Vistive Gold, MON 87705, is a genetically engineered variety of glyphosate-resistant low-linolenic, high-oleic soybeans created by Monsanto. Vistive Gold was designed to be a replacement for hydrogenated oils and fats, which are high in trans-fatty acids. The decreased linolenic content enables Vistive Gold to have favorable traits for deep frying and increasing the shelf life of foods. The Federal Register declared on June 28, 2011 that Monsanto was petitioning the Animal and Plant...

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