Body Makes the Best Out of Fruits If Eaten at Mealtimes
Most children do not grow up without the advice to eat plenty of fruits. Fruits are packed with nutrition and most of us know it. A novel study has found that benefits of// fruits can be achieved fully only when they are consumed at the appropriate time.
A study conducted at the University of...
Make Nursing Homes More Like Home: Medicare
...idents and staff, and a warm, welcoming environment.
Giving residents real choice over daily routines, including the scheduling of waking, bathing, mealtimes
Almost 1.5 million Americans now live in an estimated 15,800 nursing homes spread throughout the country, CMS noted, and more than 3...
Mealtime interaction encourages hospitalized seniors to eat more
"The more social interaction occurs at mealtimes
in hospital geriatric re-adaptation units the bett...t-Arnaud McKenzie observed some 30 patients during mealtimes
at the re-adaptation unit of the Institut universi...n-verbal behaviors. By observing these patients at mealtimes
she calculated the level of conviviality. She then...
Exclusive AARP Bulletin Poll Reveals New Trends in Multigenerational Housing
...ving downtime are important at any age.
Get in a groove. Consistency will help minimize the inevitable disruptions. Keep to routines such as mealtimes
and bedtime rituals. Parents -- and grandparents -- should also plan one-on-one time with their children and time for themselves to keep up with their...
New Food Pyramid Is Aimed at Kids
...rage your child to try new foods, but don't lecture or force your child to eat.
Talk about fun and happy things as part of an overall effort to make mealtimes
Cook together. Encourage preschoolers to help you prepare meals and snacks.
Other features on the MyPyramid for Preschoolers Web si...
Sanofi-aventis Q3 2008 Adjusted EPS Excluding Selected Items(1):
...from various Lantus(R) studies. The GINGER and LACE studies
demonstrated that a basal-bolus insulin regimen with once-daily Lantus(R)
and Apidra(R) at mealtimes
produced greater HbA1C reduction versus
pre-mixed insulin in people with type 2 diabetes. The LACE study also
demonstrated a cost advantage for the ba...
Halloween Candy: It's Not How Much Kids Eat, It's When
...e exposed to acid for four hours," he added.
So what should you do? The worst time to give kids sweets is right before bedtime, Helpin said. As for mealtimes
-- like lunchtime at school -- it's wise for children to swish a liquid in their mouths to wash away acid, he said.
When it comes to Halloween, He...
Learning Good Eating Habits Early Leads to Lifelong Health and Wellness
and start using utensils or sippy cups."
Montes offers the following tips so that families -- parents,
grandparents and others present at mealtimes
-- can prepare for these
changes and respond appropriately.
-- Gradually introduce new foods one at a time, realizing that it can take up to...
United Concordia Reminds Parents to Protect Children's Teeth During Halloween & Year-Round
...se sugars are in the mouth, the more damage can be done!) -- Use candy as dessert instead of allowing them to graze. It's best to eat candy after mealtimes
when there is more moisture present in the mouth to help wash away the extra sugar. -- Make sure the candy is age appropriate. Hard candy can cau...
Inhaled Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes Shows Mixed Results
...new review of the body of published research. br>
People who use insulin to manage their type 2 diabetes typically have to take extra insulin at mealtimes
to regulate the glucose response to food. They can use short-acting injected insulin or inhaled insulin.
The review examined several clinical ...