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Here's why it's time to rethink nutrition labelling - Daily News & Analysis

Nutrition - 10 hours 4 min ago

Here's why it's time to rethink nutrition labelling
Daily News & Analysis
Discussions focussed on dairy products and on how the complex mixture of nutrients and bioactive substances, such as minerals and vitamins, can affect digestion and ultimately change the overall nutritional and health properties of a particular food.

Medical methods in the life of Shakespeare's son-in-law - News-Medical.net

Heart Disease - 10 hours 7 min ago

News-Medical.net

Medical methods in the life of Shakespeare's son-in-law
News-Medical.net
... experience. The natural and supernatural were closely intertwined. ... The theory was that if a plant looked like a part of the body, then it would likely cure that part, for example, trefoil was used for heart disease and liverwort for liver ...

Here's How Belly Fat Can Predict Your Cancer Risk - NDTV

Cancer Fighting Foods - 10 hours 35 min ago

NDTV

Here's How Belly Fat Can Predict Your Cancer Risk
NDTV
Further, the findings revealed that for every 11 cm increase in the waistline, the risk of obesity related cancers such as breast, bowel, womb, oesophageal (food pipe), pancreatic, kidney, liver, upper stomach (gastric cardia), gallbladder and ovarian ...

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Global Aspartame Market 2017 – Ajinomoto, Nutrasweet, Vita Sweet, Daesang, Huaxing, Company ten, Niutang - TechAnnouncer (press release) (registration) (blog)

Aspartame - 12 hours 19 min ago

TechAnnouncer (press release) (registration) (blog)

Global Aspartame Market 2017 – Ajinomoto, Nutrasweet, Vita Sweet, Daesang, Huaxing, Company ten, Niutang
TechAnnouncer (press release) (registration) (blog)
Global Aspartame Industry 2017 is an analytical research report that delves into the dynamics of the global Aspartame industry.It presents an executive-level blueprint of the market with key focus on its operations in globe. In a lucid chapter-wise ...

OUR VIEW: Be part of discussion on opioid addiction - Utica Observer Dispatch

Prescription Pills Addiction - 12 hours 20 min ago

Utica Observer Dispatch

OUR VIEW: Be part of discussion on opioid addiction
Utica Observer Dispatch
But the ready availability of so many prescription painkillers sparked an epidemic of opioid addiction. Some patients became unwittingly addicted, while others misused their pills, not following prescription directions. More recently, doctors like ...

Adelberg-Montalvan Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics Offers Holistic Dentistry Options - PR Web (press release)

Dental Amalgams - 12 hours 38 min ago

Adelberg-Montalvan Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics Offers Holistic Dentistry Options
PR Web (press release)
We have never placed silver amalgam fillings and instead use white composite fillings. All of our materials are BPA and metal free.” “By using these more gentle approaches and techniques it allows kinder more gentle dentistry that treats the whole child.”.

Women's Excellence Now Offers Micronutrient Testing - PR Web (press release)

Nutrient Deficiency - 12 hours 39 min ago

Women's Excellence Now Offers Micronutrient Testing
PR Web (press release)
Micronutrient testing helps identify specific nutritional deficiencies in 35 different vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, using a patented technology from SpectraCell Laboratories. Nutrient deficiencies can cause adrenal fatigue, anxiety, asthma ...

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Why the Nutrition Labelling Guidelines Need to Change - NDTV

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-05-23 23:25

NDTV

Why the Nutrition Labelling Guidelines Need to Change
NDTV
Researchers reason that the composition of a particular food item can alter the properties of the nutrients it contains in a way that cannot be predicted just by analyzing the individual nutrients. For instance, yogurt and cheese offer different health ...
Why fatty foods like cheese and nuts probably aren't as bad as everyone thinks9Coach (blog)

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State panel recognizes treatmentas vital component in drug-abuse battle - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Meth Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-23 23:04

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

State panel recognizes treatmentas vital component in drug-abuse battle
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Or, worse, we could be trying to deal with two epidemics at once – and meth addiction requires different types of treatment than addiction to heroin or pain pills. Wisely, the new commission's plan recognizes the need to be flexible in the face of the ...

Op-Ed: The Opioid-Addiction Industrial Complex — America's Dirty Secret - NJ Spotlight

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-23 22:36

NJ Spotlight

Op-Ed: The Opioid-Addiction Industrial Complex — America's Dirty Secret
NJ Spotlight
Last year, doctors wrote approximately 300 million opioid pain pill prescriptions for the 330 million people who live in the United States. This is as clear a model for addiction crisis if there ever were one. Last year, abuse of prescription pain ...

New research adds evidence to association between omega 3 levels and brain maintenance - ProHealth

Omega 3 - Tue, 2017-05-23 22:11

ProHealth

New research adds evidence to association between omega 3 levels and brain maintenance
ProHealth
In the first study, six omega 3 fatty acids were measured in the plasma of 100 older adults. Fluid intelligence, and frontal and parietal gray matter volume were also assessed. It was determined that higher levels of alpha-linolenic acid, stearidonic ...

Drug-addicted arsonist and burglar jailed - Stuff.co.nz

Ritalin - Tue, 2017-05-23 21:27

Stuff.co.nz

Drug-addicted arsonist and burglar jailed
Stuff.co.nz
The judge said Fry, who was addicted to ritalin and morphine, broke into the Pomona St dairy about 5.40am on November 14. He activated the alarm system and fled the property. Fry went across the road and into a vacant building. About 7am, he lit two ...

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Editorial: Stay the course on opioid fight - The Detroit News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-23 21:24

The Detroit News

Editorial: Stay the course on opioid fight
The Detroit News
If you don't know someone battling an addiction to prescription opioid drugs or heroin, it's likely you will in the near future. Michigan ranks 18th in the nation for all overdose deaths, and in the Detroit area alone the numbers of abuse and overdose ...

Waco: Anti-aging vampire facial offered in Central Texas - KWTX

Anti-Aging - Tue, 2017-05-23 20:55

KWTX

Waco: Anti-aging vampire facial offered in Central Texas
KWTX
"The aging process does not stop, but we can slow it down by doing this kind of procedure,” said Anees. The owner La Fiesta, Lynsey Castillo, is the first resident in Waco to get the facial from Dr. Anees. "I'm a little nervous, but I'm excited. I've ...

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Categories: Anti-Aging

Colorado set to use marijuana money to implement opioid treatment program in worst-hit counties - The Denver Channel

Marijuana Addiction - Tue, 2017-05-23 20:50

The Denver Channel

Colorado set to use marijuana money to implement opioid treatment program in worst-hit counties
The Denver Channel
DENVER – Colorado is set to use a half-million dollars of its marijuana sales money each year for at least the next two years to implement an opioid addiction treatment program for two of the state's counties hit hardest by the surging opioid crisis ...

Zinc deficiency rampant in VN women, children - Viet Nam News

Mineral Deficiency - Tue, 2017-05-23 20:02

Viet Nam News

Zinc deficiency rampant in VN women, children
Viet Nam News
Zinc deficiency is also common among women. About 64 per cent of women of reproductive age are zinc deficient while the rate is 80 per cent for pregnant women. Zinc is an essential mineral which affects many organ systems, including the immune ...

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Texas legislators pass bills aimed at maternal mortality, postpartum depression - Texas Tribune

Postpartum Depression - Tue, 2017-05-23 19:13

Austin American-Statesman

Texas legislators pass bills aimed at maternal mortality, postpartum depression
Texas Tribune
In the Senate, they passed House Bill 2466, which would give low-income mothers in the state's Medicaid program access to postpartum depression screenings and referrals to mental health providers for counseling. About 17 percent of Texas mothers ...
Texas Senate approves bill aimed at identifying postpartum depressionAustin American-Statesman
House approves changed voter ID bill; Democrats still likely to challenge it in courtSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Texas House approves bathroom restrictions for transgender studentsTexas Tribune

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OVER THE COUNTER: Honor thy father by remembering health and wellness - Wicked Local Rockland

Heart Disease - Tue, 2017-05-23 18:56

Wicked Local Rockland

OVER THE COUNTER: Honor thy father by remembering health and wellness
Wicked Local Rockland
I guess he proved the odds can be more in your favor the more mindful you are of your body – what you put into it, and how you treat it over the years. Steve's perspective: ... Omega-3 fatty acids – such as fish oil, which is widely available as a ...

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Possible link between vitamin D deficiency and diabetic retinopathy: Meta-analysis - NutraIngredients.com

Vitamin Deficiency - Tue, 2017-05-23 18:40

Possible link between vitamin D deficiency and diabetic retinopathy: Meta-analysis
NutraIngredients.com
However, it concluded that “the definitive causative role of vitamin D deficiency and the development of diabetic retinopathy should be explored further”, and that vitamin D supplements “as a protective mechanism against the development and progression ...

The Paleo Diet and the influence of salt - Thegardenisland.com

Nutritional Medicine - Tue, 2017-05-23 18:27

The Paleo Diet and the influence of salt
Thegardenisland.com
Pollan advocates that the cooking of food was the gateway towards us achieving humanity. He notes that our cousins, the apes spend 6 hours a day eating raw food, in order to fulfill their nutritional quotient., whereas, we typically spend about 1 hour ...

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