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2013-12-19 16:25:43

LONDON, Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Indian Oils and Fats Market: What Consumers Eat and Why?Product SynopsisThis report provides the results for the Oils & Fats market in India from Canadean's unique, highly detailed study of consumers' Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) consumption habits, and forms part of an overall series covering all CPG product markets. Its coverage includes, but is not limited to, consumption...

2013-12-15 23:02:42

The new “14 natural ways to balance hormones” article on the website Vkool.com instructs people how to get balanced hormone levels easily. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 15, 2013 The new “14 natural ways to balance hormones” article on the site Vkool.com delivers easy ways on how to prevent imbalanced hormone levels without using any kind of drugs or supplements. At the beginning of this article, the author points out the importance of hormones balance in the human body....

2013-12-03 08:31:32

Researchers Link Questionable Sugar Substitute to Serious Health Risks WASHINGTON, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the Food & Drug Administration's recent decision that it no longer considers the man-made additive "partially hydrogenated oils," (commonly referred to as "trans fat") safe, consumer groups and independent doctors are now targeting the highly controversial sugar substitute High Fructose Corn Syrup (HFCS) as the most dangerous ingredient in the nation's food supply. Jim...

2013-11-21 23:23:58

El Pinto Restaurant has eliminated partially hydrogenated oils from all frying and fried foods served in the restaurant. Partially hydrogenated oils and the artificial and highly unhealthy trans fat produced, are recently targeted by the FDA as “no longer generally recognized as safe.” Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 El Pinto Restaurant has eliminated partially hydrogenated oils from all frying and fried foods served in the restaurant. Partially hydrogenated oils and the...

Nutritional Labeling Restaurants Healthier Food Choices
2013-11-19 08:31:26

[ Watch the Video: Nutritional Menu Labels Making A Difference ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study led by Drexel University demonstrated that customers of full-service, dine-in restaurants do use nutritional labeling to help them make healthier food choices. “This is the first field-based study of mandatory menu labeling laws that found a large overall adjusted difference in calories between customers who dined at labeled restaurants when compared...

FDA Fried Foods Acrylamide
2013-11-15 15:44:27

[ Watch the Video: Put Down The Fries And Eradicate Some Acrylamide From Your Diet ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While some people may be cutting French fries out of their diet to avoid excess carbohydrates, the decision has another major health benefit – lowering the intake of cancer-causing acrylamide. On Friday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) posted an online draft document containing practical strategies for growers, manufacturers and food...

FDA Paves Way For Elimination Of Trans-Fat In America's Food
2013-11-09 06:58:18

[ Watch the Video: FDA Wants To Trim The Fat, Literally ] Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online By now, you’ve probably seen the news about the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) waging war on trans-fats. The preliminary determination states that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), being the primary dietary source of artificial trans-fat in processed foods, are not “generally recognized as safe” for use in food. And the FDA claims it arrived at this decision...

2013-11-07 16:30:23

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Jeffrey Levi, PhD, executive director of Trust for America's Health (TFAH), on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed notice to the Federal Register that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), which are the main source of artificial trans fat, are not "generally recognized as safe." When finalized, the notice makes PHOs subject to FDA approval, and, without FDA approval, foods containing PHOs...

2013-10-30 12:25:50

Nutritional improvements touch all General Mills U.S. Retail platforms, including Baking, Cereal, Dairy, Meals and Snacks MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Mills has improved the health profile of 73 percent of its U.S. Retail sales volume since 2005. These improvements include enhancing positive nutrition such as increasing protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals, or reducing limiters such as calories, sodium, sugar and fat, all while ensuring great taste. In fiscal 2013...

2013-10-17 00:20:44

Groundbreaking NYC public health pioneer prescribes remedy for Canada's health woes MONTREAL, Oct. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada can save lives by implementing powerful health promotion strategies, says Dr. Thomas Farley, the trail-blazing commissioner of the New York City (NYC) department of health. Dr. Farley, who will deliver the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada Lecture at the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress today, led the groundbreaking public policy initiatives in NYC....


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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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