Preschool Lunch Doesn't Always Pack Nutritious Punch
Study finds meals from home often lack fruits, veggies, whole grains,,,,
MONDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) -- When parents pack their preschoolers' lunches, they may be sacrificing nutrition by giving the children food they like.
That's one of the conclusions of a new study in the Ja...
Americans Continue Eating Nutritious and Convenient Snacks Despite Tough Economic Times
YUBA CITY, Calif., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no secret that the
economic landscape is changing the way we think, shop and eat. But, are you
willing to sacrifice your well-being and that of your family? If you're
anything like other consumers in a recent nationwide study conducted by
Kidfresh Offers a Solution to the Rise of Unhealthy Eating Among Children With Fresh and Nutritious Prepared Meals for Kids
NEW YORK, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The dietary health of children is in
urgent need of a change. Kidfresh offers one of the only forward-thinking,
convenient solutions with a line of fresh, healthy and fun prepared meals
made exclusively for children ages 2-10. Most health guidelines recommend
Wholly Guacamole Quick & Nutritious Entertaining Tips Offer 'Skinny' Dippin', Zesty Grillin' and Summertime Freedom for All
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The season's here ... bathing
suits and BBQ's. According to the National BBQ Association, 31 percent of
American grill owners barbecue more now than a year ago because they are
trying to eat healthier. Unfortunately with quick meals a priority, making
Grocery Shoppers Are Following Stars to More Nutritious Choices
Hannaford Supermarkets Releases First-year Results of Guiding Stars, Nation's First Storewide "Star" Nutrition Rating System
SCARBOROUGH, Maine, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer
selection of foods that offer more nutrition for the calories are outpacing
selection of those t...
For Bangladeshis, a Nutritious Diet Would Cost 1,700 Pounds Per Week
New research by the British charity Save the Children, shows that if a Bangladeshi family wanted to eat a simple nutritious
diet , they would have to spend three times their salary on food.
According to official estimates reported by The Independent, this would amount to a 1,700 pound bill ...
Natural Milk Protein Could Lead to Super Nutritious Foods
Technion-Israel institute of Technology researchers have engineered a way to deliver health-promoting nutrients using protein //particles naturally present in milk as carriers. The breakthrough could lead to low fat or non-fat foods that contain nutrients now present only in fat-containing foods, a...
Chicken produced in Oman is cheap, safe and nutritious
Ramzi Schumann, general manager, Sohar Poultry Company SAOG said that there is no risk in consuming poultry meat in Oman// .
Oman is free from avian influenza. Experts in poultry diseases and poultry meat as well as the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries said that there is no risk of catchi...
The Dannon Company Awards The I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center the Fourth Annual Dannon Next Generation Nutrition Grant
...ate its 90(th) anniversary and its longtime mission to bring health through nutritious
About I.J. & Jeanne Wagner Jewish Community Center
The...on and Danone.
With a strong commitment to high-quality, wholesome, nutritious
and innovative products, The Dannon Company is committed to encouraging hea...
More Than 100 Healthy Schools Honored by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation
...ody that all too often arrived in the morning without a healthy breakfast, they launched a mobile breakfast program. The school cafeteria now delivers nutritious
a la carte breakfast options directly to the students as they arrive.
Schools participating in the Healthy Schools Program are elig...
Nutritious in Medical Technology
Wild Blueberries Take Top Spot in New Antioxidant Research Study
...1/2 cup of fruit delivers one fruit serving. "Look for Wild
Blueberries in the frozen fruit section of your local supermarket. Frozen
fruit is just as nutritious
as fresh, and gives you the added convenience
of having great tasting fruit on-hand every day. Just toss a half-cup onto
your cereal, whip up a smooth...
'Friendly' Bacteria Can Benefit Health Throughout the Lifecycle
...on is the top-selling brand of yogurt products
worldwide, sold under the names Dannon and Danone. With a strong commitment
to high-quality, wholesome, nutritious
and innovative products, The Dannon
Company is committed to encouraging healthy eating and living. This
commitment is also illustrated through The Dan...
Tampax and Always Launch Protecting Futures Program Dedicated to Helping African Girls Stay in School
... over 50 million
children in need. Protecting Futures is a comprehensive care program which will bring
puberty education, traveling health educators, nutritious
educational support services, a pad distribution program, and significant
construction projects to nine schools in the first year. ...
Nutritious in Biological News
Dartmouth researchers identify an important gene for a healthy, nutritious plant
Dartmouth researchers identify an important gene for a healthy, nutritious
The research paper, published with colleagues from Colorado State University and the University of South Carolina, appeared in the early online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science duri...
Supplements are not nutritious
Selenium supplementation, for example in mineral tablets, might not be that beneficial for the majority of people according to researchers writing in the open access journal Genome Biology. Although this trace element is essential in the diet of humans, it seems that we have lost some of the need ...
Discovery in orange cauliflower may lead to more nutritious crops
Orange cauliflower While orange cauliflower may seem unappealing to some, it has distinct nutritional advantages. Now, Cornell researchers have identified the genetic mutation behind the unusual hue. The finding may lead to more nutritious
staple crops, including maize, potato, rice, sorghum an...
Fruit and vegetable intake in pregnant women reduces risk of upper respiratory tract infection
...icated colds, identifying ways to prevent their occurrence is important because colds are the most common reason for school and work absences. Eating nutritious
foods, especially fruits and vegetables, improves immunity but hadn't previously been associated with reducing the risk of URTIs in pregnant women. ...
New national genome center launched
... animal welfare at risk. Understanding the genomes of livestock such as sheep will help breeders raise animals resistant to disease.
Producing more nutritious
fruit and vegetables. Certain fruit and vegetables contain beneficial compounds that have been associated with reduced incidence of some cancers. Bett...
ADA releases updated position paper on vegetarian diets
...American Dietetic Association has released an updated position paper on vegetarian diets that concludes such diets, if well-planned, are healthful and nutritious
for adults, infants, children and adolescents and can help prevent and treat chronic diseases including heart disease, cancer, obesity and diabetes.
Getting to the root of science in a nutty way
...ile researchers at other universities focus on almonds, pistachios and walnuts. The overall goal is to discover ways to produce a higher quality, more nutritious
nut in the most efficient, sustainable way.
"There have been very little root research efforts," said Lombardini who is teamed on the project with...
People of higher socioeconomic status choose better diets -- but pay more per calorie
...tional status is also intimately linked to socioeconomic status, and the findings reported here raise the possibility that the higher monetary cost of nutritious
diets may provide one explanation for these observations. Future studies, based on more representative samples, will be needed to elucidate the connec...
Rutgers study finds many consumers ignore food product recalls
...an sorry" attitude. More than 25 percent reported that they had simply discarded food products after hearing about a recall, potentially wasting safe, nutritious
food. Many consumers also avoid purchasing products not included in the recall but which are similar, or are from the same manufacturer.
Danger lurks underground for oak seedlings
... than six times more damage to white oak than black walnuts. The voles snubbed yellow poplar roots altogether.
"Either the oak roots were much more nutritious
and had higher energy content, or they contained fewer toxins, or some combination of those factors. Those are the main reasons an animal will choose ...
Nutritious in Biological Technology
DuPont Leader: Agriculture is Up to Global Productivity Challenge
...ies and regulations must be in place on a global scale to ensure more efficient adoption of new products and technologies and increase access to safe, nutritious
Global Science, Scale and Talent
"Historically, increases in agricultural productivity have been achieved by inventing and adopting n...
Monsanto Recognized as Top Biotechnology Employer by Science Magazine
...ing innovative solutions to farmers
that help them be more productive and profitable, as well as health
benefits to consumers through better, and more nutritious
Robert T. Fraley, Ph.D., chief technology officer and executive vice
president for the company.
"I am thrilled that Monsanto is being re...
Is GMO Food and Organic Food an Either/Or Proposition?
... than the others when it comes to finding good and nutritious
food? Let's find out," says an improv comic ...fits of organic foods include being better or more nutritious
than conventional or GMO foods. "There is no...hat the only choice that matters is the healthful, nutritious
one. "For many people, organic agriculture a...
Researchers Document Rapid, Dramatic 'Reverse Evolution' in the Threespine Stickleback Fish
...t characteristics independent of genetic
influences. Body type is one such example. "There is some genetic component
to body size, but if you eat more nutritious
food as a child you're
probably going to grow taller than someone who has the same genes but may
not have had as good of a diet growing up," Peichel s...
Newsweek International Editions: Highlights And Exclusives, May 19, 2008
...led since 2001, from $3 billion to $7
billion. Enthusiasts say once the products are unleashed onto the
marketplace, farmers will be able to grow more nutritious
food at lower
costs using less water and pesticides, and even in the most punishing
COVER: The Winds ...
American and European Parkinson's Sufferers Find Chinese Stem Cell Treatment Effective, Proving Western Debates Moot
... the brain or other nerve center to implant the cells.
Tiantan Puhua's several weeks treatment program for Parkinson's sufferers
also often includes a nutritious
intravenous (IV) cocktail that protects
the implanted stem cells, personalized physical therapy, and even
complementary traditional Chinese medicine. ...
Nutritious in Biological Products
Proteose-Peptone from Sigma-Aldrich
Description:... Highly nutritious
peptone, used in media for the production of bacterial toxins, and for the cultivation of bacteria with high nutritional requirements e.g Corynbacteri...
Tryptic Soy Agar powder (USP) from Mo Bio Laboratories, Inc.
Description:... Soybean-Casein Digest Medium (TSB), USP is a highly nutritious
versatile medium which is recommended for general laboratory use. Due to the inclusion of both Tryptone and Soy Peptone, the medium will support growt...
Company:Mo Bio Laboratories, Inc.