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Researchers Making A More Healthful, Low-fat Hot Dog
2014-07-10 03:49:17

American Chemical Society With grilling season upon us, many backyard cooks are turning to more healthful alternatives to their savored but fatty hot dogs. But low fat can sometimes mean low satisfaction. Now researchers are reporting new progress toward addressing the texture problem in low-fat wieners that are made with olive oil rather than pork fat. Their study was published in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Ana M. Herrero and colleagues note that hot-dog...

Pouring oil
2014-05-20 06:16:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers have been telling us for a while now that the Mediterranean diet can be helpful in many health situations - from diabetes to peripheral artery disease. Most especially, they have touted the benefits of such a diet for reducing blood pressure. However, they haven't really been able to explain why it is so beneficial in this way. A new study from King's College London, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of...

2014-03-06 12:22:48

DUBLIN, Mar. 06, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dgmfnn/omega3 ) has announced the addition of the "Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFAs) - A Global Market Overview" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Pharmaceutical drugs, by default, have started incorporating higher concentrations of omega-3 and it is anticipated that, over the coming few years, several new companies would be...

2014-02-25 14:17:11

New research from Uppsala University shows that saturated fat builds more fat and less muscle than polyunsaturated fat. This is the first study on humans to show that the fat composition of food not only influences cholesterol levels in the blood and the risk of cardiovascular disease but also determines where the fat will be stored in the body. The findings have recently been published in the American journal Diabetes. The study involved 39 young adult men and women of normal weight, who...

2014-01-11 23:02:17

The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life explains the detailed nutritional value and composition of olive oil. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil industry news, explains the detailed nutritional value and composition of olive oil and why it is a rich source of hard to find nutrients. Olive oil is the only fat that can be derived from pressed fruit. Reheated or raw, extra virgin...

2014-01-07 12:23:12

Boost Energy and Speed Recovery with Nutrient-Rich Foods CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports nutrition isn't just the domain of professional athletes - for a good workout and quick recovery, everyday athletes need the right diet, too. CanolaInfo's "Fuel Up for Fitness" recipe collection delivers a starting lineup of delicious, nutritious dishes to help fitness fans prepare for exercise and repair muscles afterward. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140107/DC40047-a "These quick...

Snacking On Almonds Helps Body Weight
2013-10-09 07:53:25

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An estimated 97% of Americans consume at least one snack per day, making snacking nearly universal. A new study led by Purdue University researchers found that individuals who ate 1.5 ounces of dry-roasted, lightly salted almonds daily experienced decreased appetite and improved levels of dietary vitamin E and monounsaturated (“good”) fat intake. The findings, published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, also showed that...

2013-09-09 11:34:46

The diets of people in North America shed almost 1.5 billion pounds of unhealthy saturated and trans fat over the last six years thanks to a new phase in an ongoing agricultural revolution, an expert said here today. In an interview before his keynote address at the 246th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS), Daniel Kittle, Ph.D., cited the development of healthier foods as one part of the role science has played in supporting the growth of civilization...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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