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Study: Smoking bans do not cause job losses in bars and restaurants

COLUMBUS, Ohio New research suggests that exempting bars from community smoking bans makes no economic difference in terms of preserving bar employment, and that even the most comprehensive clean indoor air policies do not lead to a reduction in hospitality jobs. Researchers hope the findings,...

Photo: ZonePerfect(R) Nutrition Bars Launches Nationwide Tour With VH1 Save The Music Foundation to Nourish Arts, America's Schools

Abbott Nutrition to help the VH1 Save The Music Foundation restore music programs in public schools and fuel discovery of emerging talent at premier music and film festivals nationwide COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott ( NYSE: ABT ) today announced that Zo...

Attention Snackers: Your Favorite Peanut Butter Bars Are Back!

Atkins Snack Bars Now Available at Atkins.com and in Stores Nationwide DENVER, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. ("Atkins"), with its market-leading, weight-management products, announced that your favorite Atkins(TM) bars are back! Atkins has moved quickly to replace those ba...

Jenny Craig Announces Nationwide Voluntary Recall of Jenny's Cuisine(R) Anytime Peanut Butter Flavor Nutritional Bars Due to Possible Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) Contamination and Potential Health Risk

No Cases of Illness Reported CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Jenny Craig, Inc. one of the nation's leading authorities on weight management, today announced a voluntary recall of its Jenny's Cuisine(R) Anytime Peanut Butter Flavor Nutritional Bars (UPC Code 655447009347) for U.S and...

Abbott Nutrition Announces Voluntary Recall of ZonePerfect(R) Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars, ZonePerfect(R) Peanut Toffee Bars and NutriPals(TM) Peanut Butter Chocolate Bars in U.S., Mexico, New Zealand and Singapore

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott Nutrition today announced that it is initiating a precautionary, voluntary recall of ZonePerfect(R) Chocolate Peanut Butter bars, ZonePerfect(R) Peanut Toffee bars and NutriPals(TM) Peanut Butter Chocolate bars in response to the widen...

Medifast Adds New Crunchy Bars to Product Line

New bars are completely interchangeable in the Medifast 5 & 1 Plan OWINGS MILLS, Md., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED ), a leading portion-controlled weight-loss program, today announced the launch of its newest Medifast bars featuring a great crunchy taste and a...

Daily Snack Bars May Facilitate Weight Loss

- Pilot Study Led by Dr. David Katz, Director of Yale University's Prevention Research Center Links KIND Fruit + Nut Bars to Weight Loss and Decrease in Blood Pressure - DERBY, Conn., Oct.30 /PRNewswire/ -- Snacking -- at least on the right kind of food -- may help with weight control, accor...

MyHealthGate, Inc. Joins With LiveActive Chewy Granola Bars to Raise Digestive Health Awareness

Innovative Health Website Helps Reach Health-Conscious Consumers FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Between 60 and 70 million Americans experience some sort of digestive health issue (*see reference, below). The issue may be that Americans haven't "digested" the ways in which prebi...

Heart Disease and Diabetes Finally Meet Their Match With Delicious New Snack Bars From WatchDog Nutrition(TM)

New Functional Food Snacks Contain Ingredients Medically Proven to Reduce Impact of Diagnosed Health Conditions LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to increasing demand for convenient, tasty, satisfying foods that help people prevent and manage Diabetes and...

Quaker Introduces Simple Harvest(TM) All Natural Multigrain Chewy Granola Bars That Taste Simply Delicious

America's Supermarket Guru(R) Says the New Products Measure up to Latest Food Trends: Simple Ingredients, Flavors and Great Taste CHICAGO, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Phil Lempert, America's Supermarket Guru(R), one of the biggest current trends is all natural foods with recog...

Drop of Flu Vaccine Under Tongue Bars Infection

Mouse study shows promise for human protection in future MONDAY, Jan. 28 (HealthDay News) -- A drop of vaccine placed under the tongue might one day ward off the flu. Not only would the new method, so far tested only in mice, be more convenient, it also appears to be more effective ...

Bear Naked Introduces All Natural Granola Bars

LA JOLLA, Calif., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Bear Naked, the natural foods innovator, announced today that it is expanding its premium, all natural granola family to include a new line of granola bars that offer active consumers a unique, on-the-go snacking alternative that is both decadent and nutrit...

OPTIFAST(R) Program Pleases Patients With Innovative, Tasty Full Meal Replacement Bars

Medically-monitored weight loss program brings more options to those battling obesity MINNEAPOLIS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The OPTIFAST Program has raised the bar in the medical weight management industry, offering nutritionally complete meal replacement bars to its patients. Now, the med...

Partial bans on smoking don't save jobs in restaurants and bars

Washington, DC, May 18, 2009 Some cities and states around the country have completely banned smoking in public places. Others have instituted partial bans to avoid negative economic consequences, such as loss of employment in restaurants and bars due to reduced patronage by smokers. But a new stu...

Leading Health Groups Applaud Continued Efforts to Protect Public Health by Ending So-Called 'Theatrical Productions' in Bars

MINNEAPOLIS, March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- As the state's leading health groups working to reduce the death and disease caused by tobacco in Minnesota, we applaud continued efforts to enforce the Freedom to Breathe Act by ending so-called "theatrical productions" in bars. "Yesterday's actions by ...

Burn Fat with fucoPROTEIN(TM) Bars

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- What do smiling Buddhas and serious dieters have in common? They know if they belly up to fucoPROTEIN bars, they just might lose unwanted pounds. That's the benefit of Garden of Life's Perfect Weight America fucoPROTEIN bar, a dietary supplement t...

Abbott Launches Fruitified(TM) ZonePerfect(R) All-Natural Nutrition Bars

New antioxidant-rich recipes provide convenience for on-the-go snacking COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT ) today announced the launch of new Fruitified(TM) ZonePerfect(R) Nutrition Bars, all-natural, antioxidant-packed snacks available in four great-tasting f...

Martek Announces Addition of life'sDHA(TM) to Entire Bellybar(TM) Line of Nutrition Bars

COLUMBIA, Md., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Martek Biosciences, a DHA omega-3 market leader, announced today that NutraBella has introduced under the Bellybar(TM) brand, new and improved flavors featuring Martek's life'sDHA(TM), Martek's patented, vegetarian form of DHA omega-3. Bellybar...

Pakistani Doctors Behind Bars for Illegal Kidney Removals

Police in the Pakistani city of Lahore have arrested four doctors engaged in the illegally removing human kidneys, officials said Saturday. The arrests were made Friday night after police apprehended three middlemen and recovered nine men and a woman being held at a heavily guarded house i...

Iceland Introduces Smoking Ban in Bars and Restaurants

REYKJAVIK, Iceland on Friday introduced a total ban on smoking in public places amid protests from bar and restaurant owners who feel the prohibition is too severe and poorly executed. 'The authorities didn't give us any opportunities to create a smoking area outside bars and restaurants s...

China Bars Obese from Adopting Children

The People’s Republic of China will bar foreigners who are obese from adopting Chinese children, //several international adoption agencies are reporting. The ban, scheduled to go into effect May 1, has other restrictions eliminating prospective parents who use antidepressants, are unmarried, over 5...

Cereal Bars Slammed for More Sugar Than Sweet Snacks

Popular cereal bars have been found to have more sugar and fat than several sweet snacks, according to a new study.// While each of these f 20 well-known bars, mostly marketed to children, would be classified as "high in sugar" under the Food Standards Agency's traffic light labeling scheme, a...

Schools and Bars closed in Rwanda due to Cholera outbreak

Schools, bars and markets have been ordered to close in Rwanda following the spread of cholera. The Minister of Health has ordered the closure to prevent any further spread of cholera which has killed more than 18 people and more than hundred infected in Masaka sector,// which has reported the high...

Pomegranates In Snack-Sized Bars

Pomegranates are one of the most sought after fruits in the world. Besides being juicy to eat these fruits have many health benefits //since they are loaded with fiber, vitamin C and anthocyanins. These are available naturally and hence utilized better by the body. Pomegranates are seasonal f...

Smoking Ban To Be Soon Implemented In South East Asian Bars

South East Asia has been long considered a wonderland for smokers as they could have their puff in bars, hotel lobbies or restaurants without any inhibition. // Sad news alas for these happy folks as the government is seriously thinking about imposing a smoking ban in entertainment venues and bars....

Immigration Attorneys Make Immigration Law & Employment Visas Easier for Foreign Workers, U.S. Employers, Corporations and Corporate Counsel

...sion will cover a variety of topics, including the following: N-400, Preparing For the Naturalization Interview and Examination, Offenses That Trigger bars to Naturalization and Possible Deportation, N-600, Derivative Citizenship and Acquired Citizenship, Dual Nationality Issues. The discussion will conc...

Fox 11 News Anchor Christine Devine to Co-Host 2nd Annual "An Evening for Autism" Event

...d a Rockin House Party Band), a golf putting green, pool tables, pinball machines, video games, valet parking, red-carpet entrance, and eight beverage bars including a martini bar, rum bar, mojito bar, wine bar, beer bar and coffee bar as well as a silent and live auction featuring numerous gifts, trips a...

Go Healthy's Marquis Product Cholesterade(R) at Your Fingertips on Google

... at the core of the cholesterol solution, general nutrition, and energy and muscle recovery. Cholesterade(R) and the Go!(R) Energy Recovery Shakes and bars are widely recommended by experts in the medical community and selected by major university and pro athletic departments. Forward-Looking Stat...

New Analysis: Women of Low Socio-Economic Status Face Unique Challenges Related to Smoking, Smoking Ban Policies

...eed for smoke-free policy initiatives to be coupled with increased access to smoking cessation programs Develop strategies for women who work in bars and restaurants where smoking is still allowed and/or where smoke-free laws are not enforced. "We still know remarkably little about if ...

Plain White T's to Headline Lake Effect Benefit for Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care at Palmer House, Friday, August 28th

...p.m. until midnight. Tickets are limited to the first 1,500 people. Tickets for the event, billed as Lake Effect - which include three bands, open bars and food stations, are just $75. Grammy nominated band and Villa Park natives the Plain White T's ( Hey There Delilah, 1, 2, 3, 4) are headlining...

Kashi Company Introduces TLC(R) Dark Mocha Almond Chewy Bar

...i's Seven Whole Grains & Sesame blend, these bars provide hearty, natural goodness that you can actu... Kashi's new TLC Dark Mocha Almond Chewy Granola bars will be sold in boxes of six bars each, in grocery aisles nationwide beginning in Ju...

Is a society with smokers profitable?

...a de Salud Pblica (Spanish Magazine of Public Health), also discusses two of the most significant preventive measures nowadays: the ban on smoking in bars and restaurants and the taxes on payment in tobacco. The economists put forward the following argument: "the measures depend on the mechanisms wh...

Bread, Pancakes and Pasta on Atkins? Yes, That's Right!

...ping individuals feel less hungry, more satisfied and more energetic. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc. manufactures and sells a variety of nutrition bars and shakes designed around the nutrition principles of the Atkins Diet(TM). Atkins' three product lines: Advantage(R), Day Break(TM) and Endulge(TM), ...

Study: Bath time falls injure thousands of children annually

...th and shower," says Gary Smith, MD, with Nationwide Children's Hospital's Center for Injury Research and Policy. Smith suggests installing support bars so kids can hold onto them when getting in and out of the tub and shower. Also make sure there are no sharp edges they can fall against. In the s...

Go Healthy Announces Negotiations With Bottling Facilities

... at the core of the cholesterol solution, general nutrition, and energy and muscle recovery. Cholesterade(R) and the Go!(R) Energy Recovery Shakes and bars are widely recommended by experts in the medical community and selected by major university and pro athletic departments. Forward-Looking Statem...

Go Healthy Announces Association With Business Development Firm

... at the core of the cholesterol solution, general nutrition, and energy and muscle recovery. Cholesterade(R) and the Go!(R) Energy Recovery Shakes and bars are widely recommended by experts in the medical community and selected by major university and pro athletic departments. Forward-Looking Statem...

'Navigaitor' Helps Patients Walk Again

... and down inclines. Other rehabilitation devices do not provide this degree of freedom of motion," Dr. Fast said. "Unlike traditional parallel bars and treadmills, the patients' hands are free so it gives them a feeling of independence and confidence and the ability to recover more quickly. It di...

Oclaro Launches Eye-Safe High Power Laser Diodes at LASER 2009

... diode bar products deliver up to 30W continuous wave (CW) output power and are offered with a micro-channel or a passive Cu cooler configuration. The bars come with a fill factor of 30 percent and an emitter pitch of 500um, making them ideally suited for fiber coupled and pump laser applications. Th...

Soyfoods a Healthy Choice for Men

...ods -- from tofu, soymilk, edamame, soy yogurt and frozen dairy-free soy treats to non-meat alternatives, soy nuts, soy nut butter, and/or cereals and bars with soy -- promote the health of men by helping to protect against prostate cancer, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and aide in weight mana...

Abbott Announces New EAS(R) Myoplex(R) Strength Formula Nutrition Shake and Debuts Bottle Packaging

...ex Strength Formula shakes complement the existing line of Myoplex powders, bars and ready-to-drink shakes, such as Myoplex(R) Original shakes with 42 grams...utrient requirements, such as the Glucerna(R) brand of nutrition shakes and bars for people with diabetes. Abbott Nutrition also offers the EAS(R) brand of ...
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