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What do I need to know to make my own cat food? - Los Angeles Times

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-10-20 14:57

Los Angeles Times

What do I need to know to make my own cat food?
Los Angeles Times
Her practice, Just Cats, Naturally, based in northern Virginia, uses homeopathy, nutritional therapy and behavior- and environmental-related techniques. She believes that switching a cat from processed foods to a raw or partially cooked diet is natural ...

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Do the Nutrients in Previous Meals Affect Glycemic Response? - Medical News Bulletin

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-10-20 14:45

Medical News Bulletin

Do the Nutrients in Previous Meals Affect Glycemic Response?
Medical News Bulletin
... recently published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition tackled this issue. The objective of their study was to assess the effect of the nutrients found in a previous meal to determine their effects on the glycemic response after a ...

Yes, you can eat too much fruit — and it could be messing with your diet - INSIDER

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-10-20 14:14

INSIDER

Yes, you can eat too much fruit — and it could be messing with your diet
INSIDER
To start, eating fruit to the exclusion of other foods can lead to potential nutritional deficiencies. As Bellatti noted, fruit is not a good source of iron or zinc, both of which are crucial components of a healthy diet. Excessive fruit intake can ...

Obesity as malnourishment - Chaffee County Times

Nutrition - Fri, 2017-10-20 06:17

Chaffee County Times

Obesity as malnourishment
Chaffee County Times
... malnourishment and stress to reclaim their health. Liz is a certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner with a private nutritional therapy practice, and the co-host of her new podcast, Nutrition Soapbox. www.LizMorganNutrition.com / www ...

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Vegetables Provide Important Vitamins - Farmer's Exchange

Vitamins - Fri, 2017-10-20 04:05

Vegetables Provide Important Vitamins
Farmer's Exchange
Fall is a wonderful time of the year to put more fresh locally grown vegetables in your family's healthy eating plan. The food group that research shows that you need to eat more of is vegetables. Many of you eat or drink your fruit because it is sweet ...

Post-Diwali detox: Say no to coffee, yes to organic food, green tea - Economic Times

Organic Food - Fri, 2017-10-20 00:20

Economic Times

Post-Diwali detox: Say no to coffee, yes to organic food, green tea
Economic Times
As fun as it is, the festive season can really play havoc with our health. Late nights, lack of sleep, binge eating, increased pollution, and the changing weather tends to take a toll on our skin. Tired and puffy eyes, dehydrated skin, bad hair days ...

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Rugged Expansion Foreseen by Gummy Vitamins Market During 2017-2025 - Medgadget (blog)

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-10-19 23:25

Rugged Expansion Foreseen by Gummy Vitamins Market During 2017-2025
Medgadget (blog)
Some of the prominent players in the global gummy vitamins market are ABH Labs, LLC, Boli Naturals LLC, Vitakem Nutraceutical Inc., Ferrara Candy Company, Gimbal Brothers, Inc., Bayer AG, Melrob Group, Makers Nutrition, LLC, Santa Cruz Nutritionals, ...

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Dementia diet: Eating fish more beneficial than omega-3 ... - Express.co.uk

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-10-19 23:02

Express.co.uk

Dementia diet: Eating fish more beneficial than omega-3 ...
Express.co.uk
DEMENTIA - including Alzheimer's disease - could be delayed with a diet rich in fish. A dietician busts four common myths about eating seafood, so your brain ...

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Obesity can have a negative effect on sperm quality - ScienceNordic

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-10-19 22:13

ScienceNordic

Obesity can have a negative effect on sperm quality
ScienceNordic
Omega-3 fatty acids are namely mostly beneficial, including for sperm quality. Her research shows that men with a high BMI have a lower level of omega-3, particularly the beneficial omega-3 fatty acid DHA, in sperm cells than those of normal weight.

Micro solutions for a macro problem: How marine algae could help feed the world - WTOP

Omega 3 - Thu, 2017-10-19 20:21

Micro solutions for a macro problem: How marine algae could help feed the world
WTOP
Fish are an important source of omega-3 fatty acids and essential amino acids that make up our proteins. However, eating fish has some downsides. They can concentrate heavy metals and toxic organic chemicals in their tissues and pass them on to us.

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Micro solutions for a macro problem: How marine algae could help feed the world - WTOP

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-10-19 20:21

Micro solutions for a macro problem: How marine algae could help feed the world
WTOP
In its current form Nanno can be used as a protein and fatty acid supplement to improve the nutritional level of undernourished people around the world, and as feed for farmed fish and livestock. Most algae-based products are marketed in the United ...

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Does Eating Right Protect You From Air Pollution? - New York Times

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-10-19 18:22

New York Times

Does Eating Right Protect You From Air Pollution?
New York Times
A number of studies have shown that people who supplement with certain vitamins, including E and the B's, have a greater risk of cancer than those who don't. In one study, voles given vitamins E and C had shorter life spans than their untreated brethren.

OTA partners with The Packer's Global Organic Produce Expo | Packer - The Packer

Organic Food - Thu, 2017-10-19 17:21

OTA partners with The Packer's Global Organic Produce Expo | Packer
The Packer
The Organic Trade Association brings its leadership and expertise to The Packer's inaugural Global Organic Produce Expo, Jan. 25-27 in Hollywood, Fla.

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Mobile school pantry delivers free fruits and vegetables to 30 OC schools - Los Angeles Times

Fruits and Vegetables - Thu, 2017-10-19 17:01

Los Angeles Times

Mobile school pantry delivers free fruits and vegetables to 30 OC schools
Los Angeles Times
At a bustling farmers market at Santa Ana High School on a recent Thursday, families packed shopping carts, cardboard crates and strollers full of fresh produce. The day's bounty — onions, potatoes, chili peppers, apples, pears, watermelon, plums and ...

York Fresh Food Farms to use former Rabbit Transit shuttle to deliver organic produce - York Dispatch

Organic Food - Thu, 2017-10-19 16:56

York Dispatch

York Fresh Food Farms to use former Rabbit Transit shuttle to deliver organic produce
York Dispatch
The mission between his organization and York Fresh Food Farms fits Rabbit Transit's business model, he explained. York Fresh Food Farms operates two micro farms in York City. They reap organic crops and educate residents on healthy-eating benefits.

Nourishing Nutrition: Mood, Food and Lifestyle — Is There a Connection? - Freepress Online

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-10-19 13:56

Nourishing Nutrition: Mood, Food and Lifestyle — Is There a Connection?
Freepress Online
Many nutrient deficiencies can contribute to mood disorders like depression or anxiety. This is because they are involved in neurotransmitter production, such as serotonin, which helps to regulate mood. Many of the B vitamins play a big role here ...

Apeel's Invisible Coating Could Be A Game-Changer - Forbes

Fruits and Vegetables - Thu, 2017-10-19 13:25

Forbes

Apeel's Invisible Coating Could Be A Game-Changer
Forbes
Apeel's approach is to essentially use food to protect and preserve other food. Apeel extracts natural oils found in the peels and skins of all fruits and vegetables to make Edipeel — a rinse that fresh-food shippers and retailers can use to add a ...

Salacia Extract Modulates Appetite, Blood Sugar, in New CARBS Study - Nutritional Outlook

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-10-19 13:15

Nutritional Outlook

Salacia Extract Modulates Appetite, Blood Sugar, in New CARBS Study
Nutritional Outlook
A recent Carbohydrate, Appetite Reduction, Blood Sugar, and Satiety (CARBS) study,1 published in Nutrients, examined the effects of Salacia extract on appetite and satiety. Salacia extract, which comes from the herb Salacia chinesnsis, has been shown ...

Innovating with Coconut - Nutritional Outlook

Nutrition - Thu, 2017-10-19 13:15

Nutritional Outlook

Innovating with Coconut
Nutritional Outlook
GrandyOats' “Chief Granola Officer” Aaron Anker says that coconut granola is gaining popularity thanks to two attributes: its taste and its nutritional profile. Says Anker: “The market has been asking for a grain-free granola, so we started playing ...

MMA fighter blames Vitamin Shoppe for positive steroids test | New ... - New York Post

Vitamins - Thu, 2017-10-19 12:14

New York Post

MMA fighter blames Vitamin Shoppe for positive steroids test | New ...
New York Post
A top MMA fighter is attempting a double-leg takedown of a pharmaceutical company and the Vitamin Shoppe for selling him steroids disguised as dietary...

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