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Are vitamin drinks all bunk? - The Eyeopener

Wed, 2015-01-21 00:36

Are vitamin drinks all bunk?
The Eyeopener
“The labels are very tonguein cheek, but imply that these drinks are going to alter your emotional state and give you a pick-me-up,” said Dachner, presently working at the University of Toronto's nutritional sciences department. Researchers in the ...

Public Release: 20-Jan-2015 Current nutrition labeling is hard to digest - EurekAlert (press release)

Tue, 2015-01-20 11:02

Public Release: 20-Jan-2015 Current nutrition labeling is hard to digest
EurekAlert (press release)
That label, which lists the percent daily value of several nutrients, took more time to understand and led to nutrition choices hardly different from chance. Another label type, NuVal, enabled quick and nutritious choices. NuVal is a shelf sticker used ...
Nutrition Labeling Program Dismal Failure: StudyNewsmax Health

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Food security: is it time recognise the nutritional value of human waste? - The Guardian

Mon, 2015-01-19 06:59

The Guardian

Food security: is it time recognise the nutritional value of human waste?
The Guardian
“Human waste is filled with nutrients from the food we eat, nutrients that were taken from the soil as the food was grown and harvested, and the same nutrients that are essential for restoring soil productivity post-harvest,” explains Sasha Kramer ...

Critically ill recover faster with correct nutrition: Experts - Times of India

Fri, 2015-01-16 12:56

Critically ill recover faster with correct nutrition: Experts
Times of India
"Traditionally, the aim of critical care nutrition support has been to preserve protein and energy stores to be able to survive critical illness. However, there is emerging evidence today that suggests that the role of nutritional care is active in ...

Feature: Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos: a prescription to good nutrition - Philippine Information Agency

Fri, 2015-01-16 10:03

Feature: Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos: a prescription to good nutrition
Philippine Information Agency
The Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos (NGF) is a set of dietary guidelines based on the eating pattern, lifestyle, and health status of Filipinos. The NGF contains all the nutrition messages to healthy living for all age groups from infants to ...

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On farm nutritional information can aid dairy farmers - All about feed

Fri, 2015-01-16 05:45

On farm nutritional information can aid dairy farmers
All about feed
Feed analysis, in other words: it is crucial to know what is in your raw material to be able to optimise animal diets. Weather influences, type of soil and management and storage practises obviously have an effect on the nutrient content and quality of ...

Nutritional outcomes with implementation of probiotics in preterm infants - Nature.com

Thu, 2015-01-15 07:55

Nutritional outcomes with implementation of probiotics in preterm infants
Nature.com
Extra uterine growth restriction (EUGR) is a state of stunted growth that occurs in preterm infants, during the first weeks of life secondary to severe nutritional deficiency. Preterm infants are at the highest risk of EUGR because of delayed provision ...

Balancing nutrients and weight get tricky - The Courier-Journal

Wed, 2015-01-14 17:13

The Courier-Journal

Balancing nutrients and weight get tricky
The Courier-Journal
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics says yes, and suggests a moderate increase above daily protein requirements. For example, a boost in protein intake from 0.36 grams per pound of bodyweight per day to 0.5 grams is prudent. For exercisers, this ...

Nutrition and pregnancy: What you need to know - Coeur d'Alene Press

Wed, 2015-01-14 09:35

Nutrition and pregnancy: What you need to know
Coeur d'Alene Press
It's also one of the more important times to pay attention to nutrition. A well-balanced diet rich in nutrients will promote the proper growth and development of your baby. I'm sure you've heard the term "eating for two;" however, this doesn't mean ...

Vitamin Water And Energy Drink Nutrient Supplements Have No Benefit - Science 2.0

Tue, 2015-01-13 15:12

ScienceBlog.com

Vitamin Water And Energy Drink Nutrient Supplements Have No Benefit
Science 2.0
A new paper in investigated the nutritional benefits of beverages such as vitamin waters, energy drinks, and novel juices sold in Canadian supermarkets by assessing their micronutrient compositions. The claims about nutrient enrichment are extensive.
Little or no benefit from nutrient additions to vitamin waters and energy drinksMedical Xpress
No benefit to nutrient supplements in vitamin waters and energy drinksScience Codex

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How to make sense of the constant onslaught of nutrition studies - The Globe and Mail

Tue, 2015-01-13 08:11

How to make sense of the constant onslaught of nutrition studies
The Globe and Mail
Before you change your diet – which could rob you of much-needed nutrients – it's important to judge which results are really important to you and which ones are simply interesting. And since most of us don't have the tools to dissect and critically ...

Canadian study reveals energy drinks have no nutritional benefits - TheHealthSite

Tue, 2015-01-13 06:35

BeverageDaily.com

Canadian study reveals energy drinks have no nutritional benefits
TheHealthSite
Washington, Jan 13: A new study has revealed that a consumer stand to reap little or no benefit from nutrient additions to novel beverages (vitamin waters, energy drinks, and novel juices) sold in Canadian supermarkets. According to the study at the ...
Super vit crit! Researchers challenge drinks with 'extraordinarily high' added ...BeverageDaily.com

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Health beverages no good for consumers: Study - Daijiworld.com

Tue, 2015-01-13 04:41

Health beverages no good for consumers: Study
Daijiworld.com
Toronto, Jan 13 (IANS): Contrary to the claims made on their packages, some novel beverages such as vitamin waters and energy drinks marketed in Canada provide little nutritional benefits to the consumers, says a study. "While our findings suggest that ...

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Study Shows Americans With Higher Body Weight Have Lower Intake Of ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 2015-01-12 14:35

Study Shows Americans With Higher Body Weight Have Lower Intake Of ...
PR Newswire (press release)
The Pharmavite supported study compared usual intake for essential nutrients by body weight status in adult Americans using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 2001-2008. "Insufficiency of micronutrient intake is a ...

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Little or no benefit from nutrient additions to vitamin waters and energy drinks - Medical Xpress

Mon, 2015-01-12 08:51

ScienceBlog.com

Little or no benefit from nutrient additions to vitamin waters and energy drinks
Medical Xpress
A new study by researchers working at the University of Toronto and Ryerson University investigated the nutritional benefits of novel beverages (vitamin waters, energy drinks, and novel juices) sold in Canadian supermarkets by assessing their ...
Vitamin Water And Energy Drink Nutrient Supplements Have No BenefitScience 2.0
No benefit to nutrient supplements in vitamin waters and energy drinksScience Codex

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Nutrition-Related Problems: Developmental Orthopedic Disease - TheHorse.com

Sat, 2015-01-10 07:03

Nutrition-Related Problems: Developmental Orthopedic Disease
TheHorse.com
Nutritional excesses or imbalances can lead to rapid growth spurts in foals, which have been linked to high incidences of osteochondrosis and physitis—especially in the crucial period when foals are weaned and transition from milk to solid food ...

Nutritional experts: It's time to stop fearing fat - Santa Cruz Sentinel

Sat, 2015-01-10 02:26

Nutritional experts: It's time to stop fearing fat
Santa Cruz Sentinel
When one type of food is removed from a diet, it has to be replaced with something else, said Alice Lichtenstein, who also serves on the Tufts faculty, helped develop national nutritional guidelines, and is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

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Nutritional experts: It's time to stop fearing fat - Monterey County Herald

Fri, 2015-01-09 23:29

Nutritional experts: It's time to stop fearing fat
Monterey County Herald
When one type of food is removed from a diet, it has to be replaced with something else, said Alice Lichtenstein, who also serves on the Tufts faculty, helped develop national nutritional guidelines, and is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

Believing in balanced crop nutrition - Farm and Ranch Guide

Fri, 2015-01-09 09:14

Farm and Ranch Guide

Believing in balanced crop nutrition
Farm and Ranch Guide
But the yield ceiling for many fields is yet to be reached, often because key nutrients removed by high-yield systems are not being replenished to a level needed for increased yields. The importance of balanced crop nutrition can't be overlooked. In ...

Why the Most Nutritious Foods Aren't As Healthy As They Used to Be - Shape Magazine

Thu, 2015-01-08 21:42

Why the Most Nutritious Foods Aren't As Healthy As They Used to Be
Shape Magazine
What's up with the fading nutrition? It's the dilution effect, says Davis: Fertilizers and irrigation methods in modern farming yield a bigger vegetable, but the nutrient level doesn't increase at the same rate. In fact, "because the size of the fruit ...