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Vitamin IVs promise to erase jet lag and clear your mind. Where's the evidence? - STAT

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-02-23 04:12

STAT

Vitamin IVs promise to erase jet lag and clear your mind. Where's the evidence?
STAT
The company claims liquid vitamins, minerals, and amino acids delivered straight to the bloodstream can protect users from getting a cold, boost athletic performance, “annihilate toxins,” and stave off headaches. “We put together the ideal combination ...

5 ways to ensure proper nutrition for picky eaters - SouthCoastToday.com

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-02-23 02:05

5 ways to ensure proper nutrition for picky eaters
SouthCoastToday.com
Provide your child with a variety of nutritional options at each meal that are in small portions. This way, the child won't be overwhelmed by all the new foods and might even try something new if you make it inviting enough. Small portions are a good ...

Mr Vitamins faces backlash after promoting a talk by anti-vaccination advocate David Wolfe - The Sydney Morning Herald

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-02-23 01:10

The Sydney Morning Herald

Mr Vitamins faces backlash after promoting a talk by anti-vaccination advocate David Wolfe
The Sydney Morning Herald
Supplements and health food supplier Mr Vitamins is facing a backlash after it promoted an event featuring David "Avocado" Wolfe, who is known for advocating the false claim that vaccines cause autism. Mr Wolfe, a nutritionist and raw food proponent ...

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I Eat La.: Color and nutrition - The Advocate

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 20:05

The Advocate

I Eat La.: Color and nutrition
The Advocate
Giving the old fruit and veggie color wheel a good spin helps ensure your body is getting a good balance of the important nutrients it needs to function at its best. Eating colorful foods can boost your immune system, protect your heart's health ...

EPA-dominant omega-3 and other nutraceuticals can boost effectiveness of anti-depressants - NutraIngredients.com

Omega 3 - Wed, 2017-02-22 19:34

EPA-dominant omega-3 and other nutraceuticals can boost effectiveness of anti-depressants
NutraIngredients.com
Nutraceuticals such as omega-3, N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), S-adenosyl methionine (SAMe), L-Tryptophan/5-HTP, vitamin D, zinc, and creatine, have shown positive effects on depression treatment, wrote Jerome Sarris, Professor of Integrative Mental Health ...

Pharmaceutical Grade Omega 3 Market 2017 By Top Manufacturers, Growth, Emerging Trends, Size, Share, Analysis ... - Medgadget (blog)

Omega 3 - Wed, 2017-02-22 16:07

Pharmaceutical Grade Omega 3 Market 2017 By Top Manufacturers, Growth, Emerging Trends, Size, Share, Analysis ...
Medgadget (blog)
Pharmaceutical Grade Omega 3 Market is expected to witness growth of international market with respect to advancements and innovations including development history, competitive analysis and regional development forecast. The report starts with a basic ...

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So you want to be a vegetarian? Here's what you must know - Star2.com

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 16:05

Star2.com

So you want to be a vegetarian? Here's what you must know
Star2.com
The key to a healthy vegetarian diet, as with all diets, is to include a variety of foods. No single food can provide all the nutrients your body needs. It's especially important for older adults to be aware of their nutritional needs as ageing can ...

Chrissy Teigen's Love for Pizza Runs Deep—and RDs Aren't Mad at It - SELF

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 16:03

SELF

Chrissy Teigen's Love for Pizza Runs Deep—and RDs Aren't Mad at It
SELF
Beth Warren, R.D.N., founder of Beth Warren Nutrition and author of Living a Real Life with Real Food, agrees, telling SELF that it's “not that simple” to compare oil and pizza. “Oil is solely a fat, whereas pizza provides protein, calcium, and other ...

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Over 90% buy organic produce at least once a week, Seanad told - Irish Times

Organic Food - Wed, 2017-02-22 15:04

Irish Times

Over 90% buy organic produce at least once a week, Seanad told
Irish Times
More than 90 per cent of Irish shoppers buy organic produce at least once a week, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Andrew Doyle has said. He told the Seanad on Wednesday this was clear evidence of the growing public awareness of the organic ...

For pizza crust with big dose of vitamins, try cauliflower | Lifestyles ... - Bloomington Pantagraph

Vitamins - Wed, 2017-02-22 13:02

Bloomington Pantagraph

For pizza crust with big dose of vitamins, try cauliflower | Lifestyles ...
Bloomington Pantagraph
Cauliflower is a wonder veggie. No longer relegated to being boiled and covered with a bright orange cheese sauce (sorry, Mom), cauliflower is stepping out in ...

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Continued buzz about mercury in fish could bolster omega-3 ... - NutraIngredients-usa.com

Omega 3 - Wed, 2017-02-22 11:10

ALS News Today

Continued buzz about mercury in fish could bolster omega-3 ...
NutraIngredients-usa.com
The gravity of questions about mercury in fish seems to depend on the particular expert's point of view, with neurologists high on the concern curve. But those ...
ALS Linked to Consumption of Fish, Seafood High in MercuryALS News Today

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Flaxseed, a nutritional powerhouse - The Keene Sentinel

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 11:06

The Keene Sentinel

Flaxseed, a nutritional powerhouse
The Keene Sentinel
A: Flaxseed is a nutritional powerhouse. Its health benefits come from the fact that it's high in fiber and is a rich source of a plant-based type of omega-3 fatty acid called alpha-linolenic acid. Flaxseed also contains an array of other beneficial ...

Fighting malnutrition with education - Medical Xpress

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 07:31

Fighting malnutrition with education
Medical Xpress
Applied Nutrition, on the other hand, deals with the relationship between nutrition and the health and wellbeing of a population. This domain, for example, concentrates on improving the nutritional qualities of foods and envisions guidelines for ...

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Organic Food Legend Nora Pouillon Receives James Beard Award - Organic Authority

Organic Food - Wed, 2017-02-22 04:22

Organic Authority

Organic Food Legend Nora Pouillon Receives James Beard Award
Organic Authority
Organic pioneer Nora Pouillon has been honored with a 2017 James Beard Lifetime Achievement Award to recognize her commitment to bringing delicious, organic food to America. Pouillon's eponymous Washington establishment was the first certified ...

Nutritional yeast is protein-packed, tasty addition to plant-based diet - Omaha World-Herald

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-02-22 01:02

Omaha World-Herald

Nutritional yeast is protein-packed, tasty addition to plant-based diet
Omaha World-Herald
Linda Gentry blends nutritional yeast, nicknamed “nooch,” for use in a chipotle mac and cheese dish as son Alec, 3, and daughter June, 7, watch at the family's Omaha home. At rear is Linda's husband, John. The Gentrys noticed nutritional yeast as a ...

Study helps explain omega-3 benefit in asthma - ProHealth

Omega 3 - Tue, 2017-02-21 23:10

ProHealth

Study helps explain omega-3 benefit in asthma
ProHealth
February 13 2017. An article appearing on February 9, 2017 in the Journal of Clinical Investigation--Insight explains the role of omega 3 fatty acids as specialized proresolving mediators (SPMs) in asthma and reveals how the fatty acids are less ...

Higher EPA and DHA omega-3 levels linked to lower risk of death in ... - News-Medical.net

Omega 3 - Tue, 2017-02-21 18:28

News-Medical.net

Higher EPA and DHA omega-3 levels linked to lower risk of death in ...
News-Medical.net
A study published in the Journal of Clinical Lipidology found that higher levels of EPA and DHA omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in red blood cells were ...

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Barbara Quinn, Quinn on Nutrition: Vitamins and minerals - Monterey County Herald

Vitamins - Tue, 2017-02-21 17:04

Barbara Quinn, Quinn on Nutrition: Vitamins and minerals
Monterey County Herald
As I prepared to teach a lesson on vitamins and minerals for a college nutrition class, my mind went back to a pet guinea pig I had in high school. He was a happy little guy with the lettuce I fed him until he got very sick one day. Soon after, I found ...

Nutrition: Trust your gut instincts — whole grains are good for you - LA Daily News

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-02-21 16:27

LA Daily News

Nutrition: Trust your gut instincts — whole grains are good for you
LA Daily News
The remarkably diverse community of beneficial bacteria inhabiting the digestive tract influences the body through various complex roles such as assisting in nutrient absorption, vitamin production, digestion, elimination of toxins, production of ...

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Study Finds that Children Eating Certain Grain Foods Have Higher Quality Diets - Yahoo Finance

Nutrition - Tue, 2017-02-21 10:53

Study Finds that Children Eating Certain Grain Foods Have Higher Quality Diets
Yahoo Finance
An analysis of data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 2005–2010 found that U.S. children and adolescents who consume certain grains not only enjoy better overall diet quality and greater nutrient intake compared to ...

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