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NOSB Recommends Higher Animal Welfare Standards for Organic Label - Organic Authority

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Organic Authority

NOSB Recommends Higher Animal Welfare Standards for Organic Label
Organic Authority
The National Organic Standards Board voted last Friday to recommend the immediate enactment of higher animal welfare standards for organic meat and poultry. This enactment is projected to take effect on May 19. The NOSB, which provides ...

Look twice - serving sizes on nutrition labels might be deceptive - Stuff.co.nz

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 22:09

Stuff.co.nz

Look twice - serving sizes on nutrition labels might be deceptive
Stuff.co.nz
Shoppers are being warned that they may need to look twice at the serving sizes listed on nutritional information labels. It is common for products to list the amount of nutrients found in a single serving of a product. A box of muesli, for example ...

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People Who Eat Frozen Produce Tend To Eat Healthier Overall, Study Finds - Study Finds

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 21:52

Study Finds

People Who Eat Frozen Produce Tend To Eat Healthier Overall, Study Finds
Study Finds
“In addition to increased consumption of nutrients of concern, frozen fruit and vegetable consumers also had a higher intake of vitamins A and C.” While the study's findings do present promising evidence of the potential for frozen produce to fill a ...

As organics become more mainstream, offerings in SA keep - mySanAntonio.com

Organic Food - Thu, 2017-04-27 16:36

mySanAntonio.com

As organics become more mainstream, offerings in SA keep
mySanAntonio.com
That these two women of different generations agreed that the store offered the kind of clean and green foods they are trying to eat more of says a lot about how the San Antonio grocery scene continues to evolve and how organic food has moved into the ...

Listen to your gut - it can tell you what you need to eat - The Sydney Morning Herald

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 15:23

The Sydney Morning Herald

Listen to your gut - it can tell you what you need to eat
The Sydney Morning Herald
"It indicates that the microbes in the gut are somehow compensating for immediate nutritional variations – so it buffers again environmental nutritional variations and it affects decision-making around food intakes," Piper said. The researchers ...

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FDA Examines Divergent Views on Definition of 'Healthy' Foods - Natural Products INSIDER (blog)

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 15:03

Natural Products INSIDER (blog)

FDA Examines Divergent Views on Definition of 'Healthy' Foods
Natural Products INSIDER (blog)
The current definition, regulators and foods officials said, has reached its expiration date in view of current nutritional science, prompting FDA to open a proceeding last year seeking comments on use of the term healthy in the labeling of human foods.

B Vitamins - The Oredigger Newspaper

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-04-27 14:19

The Oredigger Newspaper

B Vitamins
The Oredigger Newspaper
An important part of nutrition and preventing illness is getting the right amount of vitamins and minerals. Eight of the thirteen essential vitamins are B vitamins. They are important for the conversion of food to fuel, brain function, methylation ...

Company recalls organic dog food that may contain euthanasia drug - Fox News

Organic Food - Thu, 2017-04-27 12:31

Fox News

Company recalls organic dog food that may contain euthanasia drug
Fox News
An organic pet food company was forced to issue a recall after samples of its product tested positive for a drug commonly used for euthanasia. The recall affects Party Animal's Cocolicious Beef & Turkey dog food as well as its Cocolicious Chicken ...
WeHo Organic Dog Food Maker Recalls Products Over Euthanasia Drug ContaminationPatch.com
Pet food company recalls products over EUTHANASIA drugDaily Mail
Organic Dog Food Recalled After Testing Positive For Euthanasia DrugTech Times

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Omega 3 Benefits Paul Greenburg Experiment Eating Fish - Refinery29

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-04-27 10:35

Refinery29

Omega 3 Benefits Paul Greenburg Experiment Eating Fish
Refinery29
For the last, year Paul Greenberg has eaten fish for breakfast, lunch, and dinner every. Single. Day. The author and casual fisherman was on a mission to find ...
What Happens If You Eat Fish Every Day? This Man Found Out ...Men's Health

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Do we need weight-related guidelines for omega-3, or just to get more in general? - NutraIngredients.com

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-04-27 08:16

Do we need weight-related guidelines for omega-3, or just to get more in general?
NutraIngredients.com
Body size and weight plays an important role in the benefits that can be gained from omega-3 supplements, according to a new RCT that suggests age-related guidelines for children may cause issues due to big differences in body shape.

Beans and legumes: Powerful nutrition in humble form - Hays Daily News

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 07:37

Beans and legumes: Powerful nutrition in humble form
Hays Daily News
Beans and legumes are nutritional wonders disguised in lowly form. Dried beans and peas, collectively known as pulses or legumes, are storehouses of concentrated nutrients, especially protein and dietary fiber. Their nutritional endowment has to do ...

Nutritional therapy can halt the development of diabetic retinopathy ... - eMaxHealth

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-04-27 04:15

Nutritional therapy can halt the development of diabetic retinopathy ...
eMaxHealth
Dr. Pawan Gupta, a vitreo – retina specialist, from the Eye7 (Eye Hospitals) believes that nutritional therapy can halt the development of diabetic retinopathy, but ...

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Eat your vitamins - Southside Times

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-04-27 03:15

Southside Times

Eat your vitamins
Southside Times
As you eat closer to earth, not a factory, you acknowledge creation and prevent mental and physical diseases caused from vitamin deficiencies. When you eat from earth, you activate your inner healer installed at birth by the divine. We're ...

Ready for some delicious 'Jersey Fresh' fruits and vegetables? - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Fruits and Vegetables - Wed, 2017-04-26 23:48

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Ready for some delicious 'Jersey Fresh' fruits and vegetables?
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
A drought watch turned into a drought warning and many farmers were forced to spend a lot of money to irrigate their regular crops, while field crops in many locations were damaged. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering farmers in four New ...

Eating Out: Beer offers nutrition on tap - Access Atlanta

Nutrition - Wed, 2017-04-26 23:30

Eating Out: Beer offers nutrition on tap
Access Atlanta
Giancoli, who professes, "I love my lagers," shares nutritional facts on the health benefits of beer in the Winter 2011 issue of the American Dietetic Association's member publication, ADA Times. “When it comes down to it, we're a nation of beer ...

Qatar to monitor imported fruits and vegetables from four countries - The Peninsula Qatar

Fruits and Vegetables - Wed, 2017-04-26 22:55

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar to monitor imported fruits and vegetables from four countries
The Peninsula Qatar
Close on the heels of the United Arab Emirates banning import of fruits and vegetables from five Middle East countries due to high pesticide levels, Qatar has imposed stringent measures to ensure safety of imported food products. In a circular ...

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Not just milk, Amul to sell veggies, fruits - ETRetail.com

Fruits and Vegetables - Wed, 2017-04-26 21:31

ETRetail.com

Not just milk, Amul to sell veggies, fruits
ETRetail.com
Dairy major Amul will invest Rs 5,000 crore over the next three years to ramp up milk production and new processing capacities. PALANPUR/VADODARA: If things go as planned, you might be able to buy freshly plucked fruits and vegetables along with your ...

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Certain types of fruits, flowers, and vegetables thrive during the spring - WTVY, Dothan

Fruits and Vegetables - Wed, 2017-04-26 15:36

WTVY, Dothan

Certain types of fruits, flowers, and vegetables thrive during the spring
WTVY, Dothan
Spring brings with it some of the most beautiful colors of the year in the form of flowers and vegetables. For you beginner gardeners there are certain types of fruits, flowers, and vegetables that do best during this time of year. John David Boone ...

Do You Really Need to Eat Omega-3s? | SELF - SELF

Omega 3 - Wed, 2017-04-26 15:06

SELF

Do You Really Need to Eat Omega-3s? | SELF
SELF
In a new Frontline documentary, one man ate fish for a year to try to see if it'd change his health—it didn't. Experts explain why the research on omega-3 fatty ...

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“Healthy” Definition Should Steer Consumers to Fruits & Vegetables: CSPI - CSPI Newsroom

Fruits and Vegetables - Wed, 2017-04-26 14:39

CSPI Newsroom

“Healthy” Definition Should Steer Consumers to Fruits & Vegetables: CSPI
CSPI Newsroom
The Food and Drug Administration's official definition of “healthy” should steer consumers toward fruits, vegetables, and other under-consumed healthy foods—and away from their unhealthy competitors in the processed food aisles, according to comments ...

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