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2013-06-25 23:18:30

Only three percent of active-duty military are getting the recommended servings of fruit, vegetables and whole grains. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 More than 95 percent of active-duty military members are not getting the recommended servings of fruit, vegetables and whole grains according to a recent study published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The study, titled “Eating Patterns and Leisure-Time Exercise Among Active Duty Military Personnel: A Comparison to the...

Grocery Store Cabbage Is Alive And On A Circadian Rhythm
2013-06-20 18:22:38

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A new study from Rice University and the University of California at Davis (UC Davis) could have vegetarians questioning their motivations for avoiding meat. According to these researchers, vegetables are still very much alive even after they've been harvested, and are even beholden to the circadian rhythms of dark and light schedules. What's more, these vegetables might even be healthier for us at certain times of the day, say...

2013-06-20 08:26:15

Tactical Snacking Combinations Incorporate Flavored Dips to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Consumption among Kids and Teens IRWINDALE, Calif., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- From the moment that classroom doors swing open in June, floods of school children instantly flee to the nearest park, pool or video game. But it's not just tots and teens scrambling to adjust to summer schedules - Parents feel the heat as well. Not only are they challenged with keeping their kids busy and...

2013-06-18 08:31:29

Vivid Harvest(TM) Whole Food Powders Deliver Full Sensory & Nutritional Experience of Fruits & Vegetables in an All-Natural, Stable, Easy-to-Process Form MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- P.L. Thomas & Co, Inc. (Morristown, NJ) announced today that it has launched a line of ingredients that offer a fruit and vegetable 'food replacement' experience in consumer food and beverage products. Called Vivid Harvest(TM) Whole Food Powders, the line features a...

2013-06-17 23:16:54

A New Media Publishing Venture Using Innovative Technology and Direct-to-Consumer and Indie Bookseller Marketing to Find Loyal Parent and Teacher Customers Seeking Quality Content Entertainment to Help Kids Develop Healthier Minds, Bodies, and Spirits Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Fresh off receiving more than 40,000 downloads AND the #1 Spot in Top Free iPad Book Apps during their recent Memorial Day promotion, the print edition of The Prisoner of Carrot Castle hit the...

2013-06-11 23:24:10

The Vegetable Farming industry has experienced steady growth over the five years to 2013, due in part to the fact that vegetables are a staple in the Canadian diet and in part to greater consumer awareness of the health benefits of vegetables. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Vegetable Farming industry to its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 The Vegetable Farming industry has experienced steady growth over...

2013-06-04 12:26:32

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It pays to eat those vegetables. That's the conclusion of a study published in the current edition of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Researchers at California's Loma Linda University, a Seventh-Day Adventist institution, analyzed the diets of 73,308 Seventh-Day Adventists and concluded that vegetarians, on average, had a 12 percent lower risk of dying over the study period compared with meat eaters. In the largest study...

2013-05-30 23:22:35

Locally Grown, In-Season, Foods Are More Nutritious Reports Nutrition Educator Sharon Kleyne. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Sharon Kleyne is a nutrition and health educator, radio commentator and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show, on VoiceAmerica, Apple iTunes and Green Talk Network. She is also Founder of Bio-Logic Aqua Research water and hydrotherapy research. Sharon believes that Summer is the time to switch your diet to fresh, locally or home grown...

2013-05-29 23:03:36

Stay healthy with nutritious, prediabetes-friendly barbecue tips. King of Prussia, PA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Nothing says “summertime” like an outdoor barbecue! When the sun is out and the grill is fired up, it´s time to indulge in backyard lounging with good friends and fantastic food. Still, it´s important to stay healthy with a nutritious diet and regular exercise (it´ll help you look and feel better in a bikini or swim trunks in the coming months!). Good...

Potatoes Give The Most Bang For Your Nutritional Buck
2013-05-25 05:22:52

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When it comes to produce, potatoes are actually one of the best nutritional values on the market, according to a new study published in the latest edition of the journal PLOS ONE. Dr. Adam Drewnowski, Director of the Nutritional Sciences Program at the University of Washington, and colleagues reported their findings after creating an “affordability index” of 98 different vegetables and five vegetable subgroups,...


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Leaf vegetables
2013-08-21 09:03:22

Leaf vegetables are leaves from various plants that are edible with some leaves having tender shoots, such as beet greens, attached. Leaf vegetables are very high in nutrition and may be used in various culinary dishes. While there are over a thousand species of leaf vegetables, they generally come from plants that are short-lived such as lettuce and spinach. Leaf vegetables are high in vitamin K which is caused from the photosynthesis that takes place during the growing phase. Anyone on...

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