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Orange County Register
What's in your kid's school lunch? How to pack a healthy meal for your studentThe start of the school year has many parents concerned over how – and what – t
What's in your kid's school lunch? How to pack a healthy meal for your student
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
The start of the school year has many parents concerned over how – and what – to feed their kids for lunch. One of the first steps to ensuring your child eats well is to send a lunch from home instead of relying on school-bought meals, says Katie... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Redefining malnutrition to improve treatment for pediatric patientsIn recent years, an effort has been underway to redefine malnutrition in pediat
Redefining malnutrition to improve treatment for pediatric patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
In recent years, an effort has been underway to redefine malnutrition in pediatric patients to include both the acute clinical population and the more traditional ambulatory populations. Identifying and treating malnutrition in pediatric patients is... Read more
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FOX News
Serving size stumper: What's a reasonable amount to eat?An update to the serving sizes listed on food labels will better reflect the am
Serving size stumper: What's a reasonable amount to eat?
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
An update to the serving sizes listed on food labels will better reflect the amount of food people actually eat, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says. But determining an appropriate serving size may be trickier than you think. The serving... Read more
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iol.co.za
When is the worst time to eat?REUTERSMost of the major studies on late-night eating have been conducted with
When is the worst time to eat?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERSMost of the major studies on late-night eating have been conducted with animals, night-shift workers and people who, due to a disorder called night eating syndrome. Washington - Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point... Read more
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Roll Call
Fixing School Lunch Inequities | Commentary By Susan Levin, M.S., R.D. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of
Fixing School Lunch Inequities
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
| Commentary By Susan Levin, M.S., R.D. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 is gradually fixing school lunch inequities. But to make sure all children continue to have growing access to healthful school lunches,... Read more
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FOX News
8 surprising foods nutritionists feed their kidsIt might seem like the children of nutritionists are snacking on broccoli 24/7,
8 surprising foods nutritionists feed their kids
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
It might seem like the children of nutritionists are snacking on broccoli 24/7, but they can be just like any other kids— they’re picky, crave candy, and sometimes refuse to eat dinner. Yet instead of negotiating, bribing or restricting foods,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Ea
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of... Read more
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FOX News
How to make the perfect post-workout cocktailYou've just ripped through a workout and you're thirsty. Not for another protei
How to make the perfect post-workout cocktail
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
You've just ripped through a workout and you're thirsty. Not for another protein shake. Not for some colored, sugary sports drink. No, you want a cocktail that will quench your thirst, cool you down, and maybe even give you a little buzz to go with... Read more
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Canberra Times
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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WA Today
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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The Age
The worst time to eat is a matter of debateNight time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to
The worst time to eat is a matter of debate
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Night time eating can make a difference, research says. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren't... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Find your sweet spot: Breaking down the facts on sugarLAS CRUCES >> When deciding which kind of sweetener to put in your mornin
Find your sweet spot: Breaking down the facts on sugar
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 10 days ago
LAS CRUCES >> When deciding which kind of sweetener to put in your morning coffee or oatmeal, it's important to distinguish between nutritive sweeteners, which contain calories, and non-nutritive sweeteners, which do not, Cheryl Neeley, a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
5 Things Nutritionists Do After VacationIf you cleared your fridge before you left, you're in for a little I-have-nothi
5 Things Nutritionists Do After Vacation
The Huffington Post / Posted 10 days ago
If you cleared your fridge before you left, you're in for a little I-have-nothing-to-eat panic when you get home. "The last thing I want to do when I get back from a trip is go to the grocery store," says Jessica Crandall, RDN, spokeswoman for the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
School students eat less fruits and vegetables despite national push for healthier school lunchesLess than a month before Congress votes on whether to reauthorize a controversi
School students eat less fruits and vegetables despite national push for healthier school lunches
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
Less than a month before Congress votes on whether to reauthorize a controversial program mandating healthier school lunches, a new study confirms the suspicions of school officials - many students are putting the fruits and vegetables they're now... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
When is the worst time to eat?Studies suggest that eating out of our normal rhythm, like late at night, may p
When is the worst time to eat?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Studies suggest that eating out of our normal rhythm, like late at night, may prompt weight gain. Photo / iStock. Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
The National Academy of Sugar | Marty KaplanPhoto by Africa Studio/Shutterstock.com You might think an outfit calling itse
The National Academy of Sugar | Marty Kaplan
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
Photo by Africa Studio/Shutterstock.com You might think an outfit calling itself an academy would be, you know, academic. But as Jon Stewart put it, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is as much an academy as the “Pasteurized Prepared Cheese... Read more
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Washington Post
Why eating late at night may be particularly bad for you and your dietLoath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found
Why eating late at night may be particularly bad for you and your diet
Washington Post / Posted 11 days ago
Loath as you may be to admit it, chances are that at some point you have found yourself in the kitchen late at night, devouring some sweet, salty or carb-rich treat even though you weren’t hungry. Scientists are getting closer to understanding why... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Barbara Quinn: How to help your kids eat rightMy morning commute is suddenly filled with big yellow buses and cars darting th
Barbara Quinn: How to help your kids eat right
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 11 days ago
My morning commute is suddenly filled with big yellow buses and cars darting through traffic to drop off kids at school. Yep, the school year is here once again. This is also Kids Eat Right Month, an ongoing initiative of the Academy of Nutrition... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Amy Jarck's family rallies around her, runs for her during fight with cancerAs the Falmouth Road Race began last Sunday, George Jarck was running on adrena
Amy Jarck's family rallies around her, runs for her during fight with cancer
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 13 days ago
As the Falmouth Road Race began last Sunday, George Jarck was running on adrenaline and excitement. He was feeding off the crowd and the runners around him, and his pace was as good as he had hoped it would be. By the five-mile mark of the renowned... Read more
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Philly.com
Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More LaterAmy Norton HealthDay Reporter "But," she added, "the results from this study i
Eating on the Run May Mean Eating More Later
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter "But," she added, "the results from this study indicate that for dieters, eating on the go may well lead to them overeating later on in the day." Why would that be? According to Ogden, it may be a mental effect: People... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WALB Albany
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
49 related stories
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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Fox Wausau
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
Fox Wausau / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
49 related stories
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Eating on the run may mean eating more laterBy Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thw
Eating on the run may mean eating more later
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 14 days ago
By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) -- Eating "on the go" may thwart people who are watching their weight, new research suggests. The study, involving three groups each with 20 women, tested the effects of various forms of "distracted"... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Coca-Cola Shifting Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets?THE Coca Cola Company and its prime products- Coke, Fanta and Sprite- have been
Is Coca-Cola Shifting Blame for Obesity Away From Bad Diets?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
THE Coca Cola Company and its prime products- Coke, Fanta and Sprite- have been enmeshed in controversy in recent times. Last week, most of the top newspapers and journals in the United States and Britain such as New York Times, Medical News Today,... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
10 Foods to boost mental sharpnessOver the last couple of years studies have suggested that junk food can be as a
10 Foods to boost mental sharpness
Bel Marra Health / Posted 15 days ago
Over the last couple of years studies have suggested that junk food can be as addictive as heroine or smoking. This is because food can trigger feel-good chemicals in the brain such as dopamine. If greasy, sugary, processed foods can alter our brain... Read more
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KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station
Kids Eat RightMid East Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics I am promoting Month - http
Kids Eat Right
KBTX 3 Bryan/College Station / Posted 17 days ago
Mid East Texas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics I am promoting Month - http://www.eatright.org/resources/kidseatrightmonth. 979-220-2281 @kidseatright Facebook: EatRightNutrition I also want consumers to know of our local... Read more
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KOLN Lincoln
Gov. Pete Ricketts Appoints Omaha Nutrition Specialist To LegislatureLINCOLN, Neb.-- Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced the selection of Nicole
Gov. Pete Ricketts Appoints Omaha Nutrition Specialist To Legislature
KOLN Lincoln / Posted 17 days ago
LINCOLN, Neb.-- Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced the selection of Nicole B. Fox, a nutrition therapist specialist and medical nutrition instructor, from Downtown Omaha, to fill the District 7 legislative seat vacancy. The Governor announced... Read more
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FOX News
7 ways you lie to yourself about your weightYour bathroom scale doesn't lie about your weight—but you might be fibbing to y
7 ways you lie to yourself about your weight
FOX News / Posted 21 days ago
Your bathroom scale doesn't lie about your weight—but you might be fibbing to yourself. People tend to subtract a few pounds from their weight and add an inch or two of height in self-reported surveys, according to a 2013 Irish study from University... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Ice cream popular again as dairy-fat stigma fadesSurging demand for dairy fats is tightening supply of the cream used to make fr
Ice cream popular again as dairy-fat stigma fades
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Surging demand for dairy fats is tightening supply of the cream used to make frozen treats such as ice cream and driving costs higher during the peak summer season. After decades of eating less ice cream, U.S. consumers are no longer shying away... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
We all do scream for ice cream(Bloomberg) — Americans would like another scoop of ice cream. Surging demand
We all do scream for ice cream
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 22 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Americans would like another scoop of ice cream. Surging demand for dairy fats is tightening supply of the cream used to make the frozen treat, as well as butter. That’s boosting costs during the peak summer season. After decades of... Read more
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asianage
Healthy foods early may shape childhood tastesResearch-ers found that 14-month-old babies who regularly ate fruits and vegeta
Healthy foods early may shape childhood tastes
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
Research-ers found that 14-month-old babies who regularly ate fruits and vegetables were more likely to eat them and less likely to be fussy eaters when they were nearly four years old Young toddlers who eat a range of fruits and vegetables may... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Eat before or after your workout?So which is it: Do you eat before or after your workout? Kim Larson, a registe
Eat before or after your workout?
KOMO Seattle / Posted 24 days ago
So which is it: Do you eat before or after your workout? Kim Larson, a registered dietician who speaks for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, says it's best to do both. “In order to have enough energy to fuel your muscles and really get a good... Read more
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The Maui News
Vegetarian diets topic free talk CalendarVegetarian diets topic free talkThu, August 13, 2015 "Vegetarian Diets: The La
Vegetarian diets topic free talk Calendar
The Maui News / Posted 25 days ago
Vegetarian diets topic free talkThu, August 13, 2015 "Vegetarian Diets: The Latest Evidence-Based Nutritional Science," a free presentation by John Westerdahl, Ph.D., will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St. in... Read more
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