Navigation Links
FDA Approves Health Claim for Brown Rice
Date:5/9/2008

ched white forms, rice is a complex carbohydrate that is naturally low in calories, is sodium-, gluten- and cholesterol-free, has just a trace of fat, and contains no trans or saturated fat. Due to its mild flavor, rice also complements many other healthy foods, including vegetables, lean meat, seafood, poultry, beans and soy foods. Rice is nutritious due to its nutrient profile, and it is also highly-digestible and non-allergenic, and can be enjoyed by young and old alike. Rice poses no risk for those who are sensitive to or intolerant of gluten or other proteins commonly found in other grain-based foods.

U.S.-grown rice accounts for nearly 88 percent of the rice consumed in America, and there is an ample supply of U.S.-grown rice for the domestic market. Rice is grown and harvested by farmers in five south central states and California according to the highest quality standards. The U.S. produces short, medium and long grain rice, as well as specialty rices including jasmine, basmati, and arborio, red aromatic and black japonica, among others. For more information, visit http://www.usarice.com.

(1) Whole Grain Consumer Awareness Telephone Survey conducted by Opinion

Research Corporation, April 2008.

(2) Betres-Marquez S.P., Jensen H.H., and Upton J.L. (2005) Trends in rice

consumption and contribution of rice to the total diet of Americans.

Abstract presented at Texas Dietetic Association Meeting.

(3) Fulgoni III, V.L., Fulgoni, S.A., Upton, J.L., and Moon, M. (2008)

Rice consumption is associated with a greater nutrient density, lower

blood pressure, decreased body weight, smaller waist circumference and

a reduced risk for metabolic syndrome in adults. Experimental Biology

meeting abstracts [on CD-ROM], Abstract #1081.

Press Contacts for the USA Rice Federation:

Kevin Hughes

Pollock Communicat
'/>"/>

SOURCE USA Rice Federation
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. FDA Approves Strattera(R) for Maintenance of ADHD in Children and Adolescents
2. FDA approves HeartMate II mechanical heart pump for heart-failure patients
3. FDA Approves Advair(R) 250/50 for Reduction of Exacerbations in Patients With COPD
4. FDA Approves New Once-a-Month Dose of Actonel for Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
5. FDA approves VYVANSE, first and only once-daily prodrug stimulant to treat ADHD in adults
6. FDA APPROVES ROTARIX(R) [Rotavirus Vaccine, live, oral], THE FIRST VACCINE LICENSED TO COMPLETE THE ROTAVIRUS IMMUNIZATION SERIES BY FOUR MONTHS OF AGE
7. House Overwhelmingly Approves Renewal and Tripling of Successful U.S. Global AIDS Prevention Effort
8. VeriPrime Approves New Best Practices for Beef Production
9. U.S. EPA Approves Registration of Antimicrobial Copper Alloys
10. Arizona Senate Approves Smoking Cessation Treatments for State Medicaid Beneficiaries
11. CMS Approves Home Sleep Testing for Diagnosis of OSA; AASM Experts Available for Comment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/24/2015)... (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 Indiana Fiber ... provider announces Midwest Telecom of America, Inc. (MTA) has ... According to Cory Childs, IFN Enterprise Sales Manager, fiber ... providers. “IFN’s fiber transport provides MTA with the ... to their Tier 1 Internet and voice carriers located ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 ... gives a clear indicator that the single best option ... This study reveals that fitness level was the single ... researchers accounted for variables such as diabetes and family ... the significance of maintaining lifelong heart and lung fitness. ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... 2015 Dr. David Benvenuti, an experienced plastic ... a new article to his website that takes ... Benvenuti explained in the fascinating blog, he has recently ... earlobes. , Known as “gauging,” the technique involves placing larger ... Benvenuti said will eventually stretch the holes out to incredible ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... On May 16, the team at Farrell’s ... 5k mud obstacle run that raised funds for multiple sclerosis. ... and the reason we participated was to support people living ... Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping. “One-hundred percent of the funds raised go ... was not only attended by eXtreme Bodyshaping staff, but members ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... WI (PRWEB) May 23, 2015 ... Acceleration at the Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center, 557 ... clinic program, Mondays, June 1-July 20, 5:30-6:30 pm. , ... USAT coach, and Laurie Finke, RN, BSN, who will ... exercises, education on nutrition, running mechanics and show selection ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Indiana Fiber Network, LLC Enables Midwest Telecom of America with Fiber Route Diversity 2Health News:Recent Mayo Clinic Studies Help to Highlight the Value of Cardio Testing 2Health News:Recent Mayo Clinic Studies Help to Highlight the Value of Cardio Testing 3Health News:Dr. Benvenuti, a Plastic Surgeon in Newport Beach, CA, Posts New Article about Repairing Ear Gauges 2Health News:Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping Team Runs through the Muck for MS 2
... then you need to talk about your feelings with someone, ... will help you feel better. ,The study found ... or even putting your feelings down on paper, produces a ... ,Psychologists at UCLA, led by Dr Matthew D. Lieberman, ...
... Heritage sites, including Mount Everest, could be at risk from ... groups . ,Urging the United Nations to act ... Justice Programme have petitioned the global body to list the ... signed the UN World Heritage Convention have a legal duty ...
... Former Spice girl Victoria Beckham is reportedly planning to undergo ... the 33-year-old has suffered a lot because of her painful ... operation. ,'Victoria has had enough of having bad ... rather unpleasant bunions removed," the Daily Mail quoted the source, ...
... insulation, anyone? Eben Bayer of Vermont and his colleague ... ,The two have together created and already patented ... flour, oyster mushroom spores and perlite, a mineral blend ... soon be part of the growing market for eco-friendly ...
... For hundreds of years, Tibetan monks and other religious people ... This week, a new study shows exactly how one ... a scanner that reveals which parts of the brain are ... increased activity in the brain regions used for paying attention ...
... effective than one-on-one phone counseling. As Americans struggle to ... and motivation can play a crucial role in getting ... found feedback delivered via mail was equally as effective ... more effective long-term than feedback delivered via phone counseling. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Talking About Your Feelings Really Does Help 2Health News:Everest, Five Other World Heritage Sites Face Climate Change Risk 2Health News:US Whizkids Create Eco-friendly Building Material from Mushroom 2Health News:US Whizkids Create Eco-friendly Building Material from Mushroom 3Health News:Meditation Increases Attention - A Brain Scan Report 2Health News:Meditation Increases Attention - A Brain Scan Report 3Health News:Meditation Increases Attention - A Brain Scan Report 4Health News:Physical Activity can Be Increased by a Motivating Mail 2Health News:Physical Activity can Be Increased by a Motivating Mail 3
(Date:5/22/2015)... THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. , May 22, ... today announced the Company has commenced termination ... commercialization of brodalumab with AstraZeneca (LON:AZN, STO:AZN ... investigational IL-17 inhibitor, is in development for ... and axial spondyloarthritis.  The decision was based ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... OTTAWA , May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - More than ... prescribed to treat morning sickness in expectant mothers. Tragically, Thalidomide ... children and families. Support has been provided ... the Government of Canada in 1991 ... the absence of a legal obligation to provide support, we ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015  BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLFS ), ... hypothermic storage and cryopreservation freeze media ... tissues ("BioLife" or the "Company"), announced that the Company is ... The Company is scheduled to present at the ... at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Amgen to terminate participation in co-development and commercialization of brodalumab 2Amgen to terminate participation in co-development and commercialization of brodalumab 3Amgen to terminate participation in co-development and commercialization of brodalumab 4Amgen to terminate participation in co-development and commercialization of brodalumab 5Statement from Minister Ambrose on Thalidomide 2Statement from Minister Ambrose on Thalidomide 3BioLife Solutions To Present At The 2015 Marcum MicroCap Conference In New York City 2
... Porous Technologies, a developer and manufacturer of custom fluid-handling ... introduce a new range of hydrophilic, polyurethane foams for ... trade fair in Dusseldorf, Germany from 16 to 18 ... New innovations to be featured at the ...
... Texas, Nov. 2, 2011 Novation commends the White ... facing America,s hospitals through its October 31st Executive Order. ... support of the bipartisan legislation – (S. 296 and ... to establish a framework by which the quality and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Filtrona Porous Technologies to Introduce New Hydrophilic Foam Products for Advanced Wound Care at the MEDICA / COMPAMED Trade Fair 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
Medicine Products: