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Increase crop diversity to boost nutrition - Christian Science Monitor

Nutrient Deficiency - Wed, 2014-01-01 07:52

Christian Science Monitor

Increase crop diversity to boost nutrition
Christian Science Monitor
Lack of diversity in agriculture comes at a high price. More than 2 billion people, particularly in the developing world, suffer from micronutrient deficiencies. According to AVRDC – The World Vegetable Center, lack of nutrient-rich fruits and ...

Increase crop diversity to boost nutrition - Christian Science Monitor

Nutrition - Wed, 2014-01-01 07:52

Christian Science Monitor

Increase crop diversity to boost nutrition
Christian Science Monitor
According to AVRDC – The World Vegetable Center, lack of nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables can lead to malnutrition, stunting, and even death. The lack of focus on more nutritious crop varieties is also, ironically, a principle factor in the ...

Doesn't ADD Up: Doctors behind ADHD study question drug treatment - RT

Ritalin - Wed, 2014-01-01 07:00

RT

Doesn't ADD Up: Doctors behind ADHD study question drug treatment
RT
The report originally claimed that not only was medication like Adderall and Ritalin more effective than therapy, but also that combining the two treatments offered little to no benefit to the patient. Even a 2001 report that showed a combination of ...

Categories: ADHD News

Doesn't ADD Up: Doctors behind ADHD study question drug treatment - RT

ADHD - Wed, 2014-01-01 07:00

RT

Doesn't ADD Up: Doctors behind ADHD study question drug treatment
RT
The co-authors of a 20-year-old study promoting the use of prescription drugs to combat the effects of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are now claiming the report may have overstated medication's benefits. According to a report in the ...
Professor: Treatment of ADHD should focus on more than just drugsCNN (blog)
ADHD experts re-evaluate study's zeal for drugsDallas Morning News
ADHD experts reevaluate landmark studyFox News
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Categories: ADHD News

Taking organic food too damn far - American Thinker (blog)

Organic Food - Wed, 2014-01-01 06:58

Taking organic food too damn far
American Thinker (blog)
Everything in moderation we are advised, and that would seem to be the case with organic food. This, from Sarah Nassauer of the Wall Street Journal, makes the case rather conclusively: While eating her lunch-time salad, a Wall Street Journal employee ...

NBU Recognized For Quality Fluoridated Water - KGNB 1420 AM

Fluoridation - Wed, 2014-01-01 06:23

NBU Recognized For Quality Fluoridated Water
KGNB 1420 AM
The Texas Department of State Health Services has awarded NBU with a Water Fluoridation Quality Award from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fluoridation is the adjustment of fluoride in drinking water to a level that is effective ...

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Dr. Maiyisha Claiborne names 11 foods that fight stress - Rolling Out

Mineral Deficiency - Wed, 2014-01-01 06:23

Dr. Maiyisha Claiborne names 11 foods that fight stress
Rolling Out
Selenium deficiency is associated with depression, fatigue and anxiety. Almonds are an excellent source of selenium, magnesium, zinc and Vitamin E, which all help boost your immune system. Walnuts are one of the best sources of Omega 3s, and cashews ...

Hospital Offers Free Training in Energy Healing Methods - Voices News

Energy Medicine - Wed, 2014-01-01 06:09

Hospital Offers Free Training in Energy Healing Methods
Voices News
For more than two decades, Griffin Hospital has offered its volunteers free training in energy healing methods like Reiki and Therapeutic Touch, in order to help patients recover faster. “Our Reiki and Therapeutic Touch volunteers know that they are a ...

High serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid content protects against brain ... - YottaFire

Omega 3 - Wed, 2014-01-01 05:38

High serum omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid content protects against brain ...
YottaFire
According to a new study, high long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid content in blood may lower the risk of small brain infarcts and other brain abnormalities in the elderly. The study was published in Journal of the American Heart Association.

Fast from the East - The Hindu

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:55

The Hindu

Fast from the East
The Hindu
We do not load our food with salt and MSG (monosodium glutamate) at all. We are health and hygiene conscious. The freezer temperatures are maintained so that we may offer quality food.” The compact menu ranging from Rs.300 to 400 offers momos, ...

Spelt: Ancient grain has resurfaced as a nutritional superstar - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Nutrition - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:44

Spelt: Ancient grain has resurfaced as a nutritional superstar
Chicago Tribune (blog)
Spelt enjoys a rich past as one of the most popular grains in ancient times. Yet, despite its role as a staple in ancient civilizations, and as a healer of illness in the Middle Ages, spelt lost its luster in the U.S. with the modern cultivation of ...

Spelt: Ancient grain has resurfaced as a nutritional superstar - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Nutrition - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:44

Spelt: Ancient grain has resurfaced as a nutritional superstar
Chicago Tribune (blog)
Spelt offers a healthy list of nutrients, including over 100 percent DV of manganese, 30 percent DV of dietary fiber, and 21 percent DV of protein in a one-cup serving. (DV or Daily Value is the daily nutritional recommendation based on 2,000 calories ...

Pizza perfect! A nutritional overhaul of 'junk food' and ready-meals is possible - YottaFire

Nutrition - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:29

Pizza perfect! A nutritional overhaul of 'junk food' and ready-meals is possible
YottaFire
Pizza is widely regarded as a fully-paid up member of the junk food gang – maybe even the leader – at least the versions found on supermarket shelves or delivered to your door by scooter. Historically, a few humble ingredients: bread, tomatoes and a ...

Crisp, sweet cookies that are just a bit healthy - Times-Standard

Nutritional Medicine - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:13

Crisp, sweet cookies that are just a bit healthy
Times-Standard
During my hippy days, I was well aware of the nutritional benefits of granola cookies -- which are, in essence, soft oatmeal cookies stuffed with dried fruit and nuts -- but they struck me as more like medicine than dessert. Besides, I missed the ...

Anti-Aging Guide on Foods - the # Food That Causes Faster Aging (Beware) - SBWire (press release)

Anti-Aging - Wed, 2014-01-01 04:03

Anti-Aging Guide on Foods - the # Food That Causes Faster Aging (Beware)
SBWire (press release)
London, UK -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/01/2014 -- Mike Geary is a renowned weight loss and fitness guru who successfully managed to compile the best stuff for his The #1 Food That Causes Faster Aging (Beware) eBook in partnership with Catherine Ebelin who ...

Categories: Anti-Aging

2013 Year In Review: Part One (January through June) - Crawford county avalanche

Energy Medicine - Wed, 2014-01-01 03:46

Crawford county avalanche

2013 Year In Review: Part One (January through June)
Crawford county avalanche
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy was recognized with the Chamber Member of the Year Award. Terry Dickinson, president of the AuSable Artisan Village Board of Directors, was .... Consumers Energy gave the money for the Great Start Collaborative's Early ...

Fruit, Vegetables & Fiber Reduce Stroke Risk In Diabetics - Food Product Design

Fruits and Vegetables - Tue, 2013-12-31 12:40

Fruit, Vegetables & Fiber Reduce Stroke Risk In Diabetics
Food Product Design
KYOTO, Japan—Increased dietary fiber and intake of vegetables and fruits decreased risk of stroke in persons with type 2 diabetes, according to a new study published in the journal Diabetes Care. Researchers at Kyoto University investigated the ...

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Uttarakhand to lift market levy on fruits, vegetables - Indian Express

Fruits and Vegetables - Tue, 2013-12-31 11:45

Uttarakhand to lift market levy on fruits, vegetables
Indian Express
In line with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's strategy to contain price rise in Congress-ruled states before the Lok Sabha elections, the Uttarakhand government has decided to keep fruits and vegetables out of the purview of Uttarakhand ...

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