Nutrient Deficiency

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Overweight and Malnourished - Odyssey Online

Thu, 2017-04-27 19:48

Odyssey Online

Overweight and Malnourished
Odyssey Online
The consequences of malnutrition are felt on the economy and the overall health of the population. In the United States, malnourishment is a huge issue. According to the Global Health Corps, “About 85% of Americans do not consume the US Food and Drug ...

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

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
A new study has discovered how our gut bacteria can communicate with our brains to change our food choices.

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Ferrel: Careful planting needed to optimize yield - Agri News

Wed, 2017-04-26 14:10

Agri News

Ferrel: Careful planting needed to optimize yield
Agri News
Planting is one of the most important tasks a grower will perform each year. Although there are hundreds of yield-reducing variables encountered within the growing season, planting conditions and other decisions made at planting are among the few ...

Malabsorption is decreased ability to absorb nutrients - Altoona Mirror

Tue, 2017-04-25 22:13

Malabsorption is decreased ability to absorb nutrients
Altoona Mirror
Bacterial overgrowth, found especially in people with irritable bowel syndrome, may have deficiency in vitamin A or other nutrients, and is treated with antibiotics and treating the underlying condition, if possible. Pernicious anemia is caused by an ...

Choline Supplements: Good Or Bad? | American Council on ... - American Council on Science and Health

Tue, 2017-04-25 18:56

American Council on Science and Health

Choline Supplements: Good Or Bad? | American Council on ...
American Council on Science and Health
Choline is a B-complex vitamin found in the lecithin of many plants and animals. The Institute of Medicine notes that is prevents some chronic diseases.
Choline And Bacteria May Be Culprit Behind Stroke And Heart DiseaseTech Times

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Celiac Disease and Diet: The Beginner's Guide - - The Good Men Project (blog)

Tue, 2017-04-25 08:20

The Good Men Project (blog)

Celiac Disease and Diet: The Beginner's Guide -
The Good Men Project (blog)
Ten percent of people worldwide have celiac disease. Dietitian Joe Leech gives us a detailed look at managing the condition and how to do a gluten-free diet.

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Jenny's Reesources - York News-Times

Tue, 2017-04-25 03:10

Jenny's Reesources
York News-Times
... from 8:25 a.m. to 5 p.m. Topics include: how corn and soybean plants grow and develop; soybean and corn insect management; using plant morphology and a seedling identification key to identify weeds; crop diseases; and a nutrient deficiency quiz.

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What you need to know about how corn plants grow - American Agriculturist

Tue, 2017-04-25 01:16

What you need to know about how corn plants grow
American Agriculturist
These include nutrient deficiencies, seedling diseases like pythium and Stewart's bacterial blight, slugs, and insects like black cutworms. • Watch for corn rootworm beetle larvae. If you didn't opt for GMO belowground pest protection this year, these ...

The Top 19 Best Sources of Plant Protein—And Why You Should Be Eating Them - Huffington Post

Mon, 2017-04-24 14:46

Huffington Post

The Top 19 Best Sources of Plant Protein—And Why You Should Be Eating Them
Huffington Post
Hey, we love a good burger or salmon dinner as much as anyone–but swapping in vegetarian proteins a few times a week can rack up the benefits to the planet and your body, plus, it ensures you'll never get stuck in a sushi rut. Here are seven reasons ...

How a Vegan Diet Can Help You Lose Weight - Care2.com

Mon, 2017-04-24 14:04

Care2.com

How a Vegan Diet Can Help You Lose Weight
Care2.com
But poorly planned vegan diets can increase the risk of nutrient deficiencies and poor health. For example, vegans are more likely to suffer from a vitamin B12 deficiency. This risk seems especially apparent for vegans who don't consume vitamin B12 ...

The Leaf - Greenville News

Mon, 2017-04-24 08:46

Greenville News

The Leaf
Greenville News
If leaves are yellow on the outside of a plant, that is usually the sign of a nutrient deficiency, which may be due to lack of nutrients or a drainage issue. Look for black spots on established leaves. This is a sign of the aptly named black spot ...

Nutrient-poor farms get a vitamin boost from zinc mines - Standard-Examiner

Sat, 2017-04-22 05:49

Nutrient-poor farms get a vitamin boost from zinc mines
Standard-Examiner
(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Injecting an industrial metal back into the ground could prove a boon for farmers and miners alike. The metal is zinc. Used mostly to reduce ...

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Nutrient-poor farms get a vitamin boost from zinc mines - Standard-Examiner

Sat, 2017-04-22 05:49

Nutrient-poor farms get a vitamin boost from zinc mines
Standard-Examiner
That compares with 12.1 million tons by all users, according to Bloomberg Intelligence. However, with almost two thirds of the world's farms deficient in zinc, demand in agriculture could triple to 900,000 tons if it was used everywhere it's needed ...

Multivitamins can't replace a healthy, balanced diet - The Spokesman-Review

Sat, 2017-04-22 01:01

Multivitamins can't replace a healthy, balanced diet
The Spokesman-Review
Dear Doctor: Do I really need to take a multivitamin? My sisters are convinced that you can't get all the nutrients that you need without one, but it seems to me that as long you're eating right, you're covered. Dear Reader: Multivitamins are the most ...

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Evaluate your alfalfa fields for winter injury - American Agriculturist - American Agriculturist

Fri, 2017-04-21 00:04

Evaluate your alfalfa fields for winter injury - American Agriculturist
American Agriculturist
It's time to evaluate your alfalfa fields for injury, says Dr. Jon Pretz, dairy nutritionist, Hubbard Feeds. "We have had a relatively mild winter in most of the upper ...

Evaluate your alfalfa fields for winter injury - Wallaces Farmer - Wallace's Farmer

Fri, 2017-04-21 00:04

Wallace's Farmer

Evaluate your alfalfa fields for winter injury - Wallaces Farmer
Wallace's Farmer
It's time to evaluate your alfalfa fields for injury, says Dr. Jon Pretz, dairy nutritionist, Hubbard Feeds. "We have had a relatively mild winter in most of the upper ...

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Crop Advisor's Casebook: A tale of two wheat fields - Grainews

Thu, 2017-04-20 12:49

Grainews

Crop Advisor's Casebook: A tale of two wheat fields
Grainews
There were no signs of disease in the problem field, so I wondered if a nutrient deficiency could be to blame. Jack said he'd side banded a 28-26-0 fertilizer blend at 140 pounds per acre at planting. The fertility program seemed fairly typical of the ...

Going beyond NPK in your fertilizer program - Country Guide

Thu, 2017-04-20 11:57

Country Guide

Going beyond NPK in your fertilizer program
Country Guide
“Soil health assessments provide us with information about soil constraints beyond nutrient deficiency or excess,” Zavala says. By now, most producers have likely heard of the Solvita test, which measures CO2 respiration over a 24-hour period in order ...

In this country, people are now eating more fish but getting less nutrition from it - Quartz

Thu, 2017-04-20 00:44

Quartz

In this country, people are now eating more fish but getting less nutrition from it
Quartz
People in Bangladesh are now eating 30% more fish than they did 20 years ago, but they are getting a smaller amount of important nutrients from it, a new study shows. ... And millions live with various micronutrient deficiencies. This has been ...