Nutrient Deficiency

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Turfgrass care in the summer - Gainesville Daily Register

Fri, 2017-08-18 11:06

Gainesville Daily Register

Turfgrass care in the summer
Gainesville Daily Register
Bermudagrass is an even bigger fertilizer user and can be fertilized from three to four times during the growing season, especially if you like to mow grass. If your lawn is not performing well, there could be a nutrient deficiency in the soil. The ...

5 common fad diets for weight loss and their side effects - TheHealthSite

Fri, 2017-08-18 01:17

TheHealthSite

5 common fad diets for weight loss and their side effects
TheHealthSite
The limitation is that it may cause serious nutrient deficiencies since foods will be restricted for each blood type. Not consuming meat may cause mineral and protein deficiencies, but eating too much of meat instead of fruits, vegetables and whole ...

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Spread of performance-enhancing drugs alarms nutritionist - New Zealand Doctor Online

Thu, 2017-08-17 17:20

New Zealand Doctor Online

Spread of performance-enhancing drugs alarms nutritionist
New Zealand Doctor Online
One delegate noted nutrient deficiencies were common in homeless people who relied on donated food, which Ms Pearce says is a good example of where supplements can be helpful. Vegan teenagers are also likely to benefit from dietary supplements.

Sponsored: Sulfur Deficiencies in Corn - Agriculture.com

Thu, 2017-08-17 08:50

Agriculture.com

Sponsored: Sulfur Deficiencies in Corn
Agriculture.com
The greater your crop yield, the more likely you may experience a sulfur deficiency in following crop years. Sulfur, the often-forgotten nutrient, is considered a secondary nutrient, but is equally important to crop yield as the primary nutrients ...

Cabinet endorses mandatory food fortification programme - Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

Thu, 2017-08-17 07:31

Cabinet endorses mandatory food fortification programme
Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)
Cabinet has endorsed the mandatory food fortification programme being spearheaded by the Ministry of Health and Child Care in a bid to reduce nutrient deficiency affecting a significant part of the population. The Minister of Information, Media and ...
Good Growth Opportunities in Global Fortified Milk and Milk Products Market Till 2015-2025satPRnews (press release)

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Your Health: A Better Understanding of Vitamins - Echo NEws (press release) (registration)

Thu, 2017-08-17 02:12

Echo NEws (press release) (registration)

Your Health: A Better Understanding of Vitamins
Echo NEws (press release) (registration)
Luckily, both of those potential problems – deficiency and toxicity – become rarer as a person's whole-foods diet becomes more varied and nutrient-dense. Vitamin D toxicity, for example, is a greater risk when the Vitamin D is taken in supplement form ...

Children skipping breakfast risk malnutrition, says study - Deccan Chronicle

Wed, 2017-08-16 21:12

Deccan Chronicle

Children skipping breakfast risk malnutrition, says study
Deccan Chronicle
Children who ate breakfast every day were deemed to have overall superior nutritional profiles compared to those who didn't. While the study was unable to identify a causal link, these children were found to have higher daily intakes of key nutrients ...

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Government okays food fortification - The Herald

Wed, 2017-08-16 16:20

The Herald

Government okays food fortification
The Herald
Government yesterday approved the food fortification programme on selected food products to prevent and control micro-nutrient deficiency disorders in consumers. Addressing journalists in Harare last night, Information, Media and Broadcasting Services ...

Hot and Dry States See More Tipped-Back Ears - AgWeb

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:39

AgWeb

Hot and Dry States See More Tipped-Back Ears
AgWeb
Factors that can lead to kernel abortion include: hot and dry weather, too much rain that limits oxygen availability to roots, leaf disease that limits photosynthesis, nutrient deficiencies, uneven emergence and high nighttime temperatures. Leaf ...

Nigeria: Malnutrition - 10 Million Nigerian Children Risk Mental ... - AllAfrica.com

Tue, 2017-08-15 02:34

Nigeria: Malnutrition - 10 Million Nigerian Children Risk Mental ...
AllAfrica.com
Not less than 10 million Nigerian children or 13 per cent of the population of children in the country are at the risk of becoming mentally deformed in adulthood ...

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Sponsored: Getting Ready Before Harvest - Agriculture.com

Mon, 2017-08-14 15:50

Sponsored: Getting Ready Before Harvest
Agriculture.com
Nutrient deficiencies can impact late-season plant health and ear fill. Nitrogen deficiency can cause leaves to turn yellow and die prematurely. Applying late-season nitrogen between the V13 and V15 stages provides corn with additional nutrients during ...

City of Urbana announces Midwest Grows Green initiative - Smile Politely - Champaign-Urbana's Online Magazine

Mon, 2017-08-14 12:03

Smile Politely - Champaign-Urbana's Online Magazine

City of Urbana announces Midwest Grows Green initiative
Smile Politely - Champaign-Urbana's Online Magazine
“The natural lawn care approach stresses and addresses the root causes of weed and pest problems such as poor soil drainage, nutrient deficiency, or soil compaction, as opposed to the symptoms of just applying a weed or pest product,” said Kerzee.

Diet warning: Avoiding red meat could have THIS unwanted side effect - Express.co.uk

Mon, 2017-08-14 02:52

Express.co.uk

Diet warning: Avoiding red meat could have THIS unwanted side effect
Express.co.uk
Analysis of the UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey (NDNS) data has revealed that women eating less than 40g of red meat a day were more likely to have micronutrient intakes below the Lower Reference Nutrient Intake (LRNI) for zinc, iron, vitamin B12 ...

Vitamin B is known as the 'wonder vitamin', here's how to eat it - NZ ... - New Zealand Herald

Sat, 2017-08-12 19:50

Vitamin B is known as the 'wonder vitamin', here's how to eat it - NZ ...
New Zealand Herald
We've all had it drummed into us that we need vitamin D, the so-called "sunshine" vitamin, for healthy bones and a strong immune system. But there's another ...

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Chuck Martin: Wishing for blooms, and lots of them - Midland Daily News

Sat, 2017-08-12 03:04

Midland Daily News

Chuck Martin: Wishing for blooms, and lots of them
Midland Daily News
On the other hand if the plants are unhealthy because of nutrient deficiency they won't bloom. A good balanced fertilizer program will encourage these plants to bloom. I have talked to many people who are disappointed with their plants not blooming ...

Nutrition Will Suffer as Global Warming Affects Diet - Truthdig

Sat, 2017-08-12 02:32

Truthdig

Nutrition Will Suffer as Global Warming Affects Diet
Truthdig
“Strategies to maintain adequate diets need to focus on the most vulnerable countries and populations, and thought must be given to reducing vulnerability to nutrient deficiencies through supporting more diverse and nutritious diets, enriching the ...

Signs of deficiency - Daily Mail

Fri, 2017-08-11 16:56

Daily Mail

Signs of deficiency
Daily Mail
Why you need it: Research published yesterday revealed it could play a crucial role in plugging a nutrient deficiency that can stop babies' organs developing correctly. It's also required to convert food into energy, helps to ward of tiredness and ...

'Healthy Living for Summer': Having a balanced diet - ABC News - ABC News

Fri, 2017-08-11 15:30

'Healthy Living for Summer': Having a balanced diet - ABC News
ABC News
Dieting can be a frustrating experience, at times leading to feelings of guilt or tempting cravings. In the seventh episode of ABC News' "Healthy Living for ...

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Maternal iodine deficiency can affect child development - Medical Xpress

Fri, 2017-08-11 07:30

Medical Xpress

Maternal iodine deficiency can affect child development
Medical Xpress
Iodine is a nutrient needed to produce thyroid hormones, which in turn are essential for brain development. "We see an association between low iodine intake and language, fine motor skills and behaviour, but not with gross motor skills or the age when ...