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Teaching your kids the ABCs – and D's – of vitamins - Kansas.com

Vitamins - Tue, 2015-03-10 05:35

Kansas.com

Teaching your kids the ABCs – and D's – of vitamins
Kansas.com
But that psychedelic lightshow doesn't change the fact that kids there often are deprived of exposure to vitamin-D-producing sunlight. So researchers from Turku, Finland, thought they'd see what the health repercussions were for vitamin D-deprived kids ...

Brain protein could cure alcoholism - The Spirits Business

Alcoholism - Tue, 2015-03-10 05:26

Brain protein could cure alcoholism
The Spirits Business
Scientists have discovered a natural protein in the human brain that has the potential to suppress binge drinking and lead to a cure for alcoholism. Alcohol Genetics. Scientists have discovered a naturally-occurring protein in the human brain that ...

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Investigative food journalism should go for more than the yuck factor - Genetic Literacy Project

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Tue, 2015-03-10 04:44

Genetic Literacy Project

Investigative food journalism should go for more than the yuck factor
Genetic Literacy Project
The article is peppered with unnatural sounding products: Glucono-Delta-Lactone, potato protein isolate, texturised soy protein, monosodium glutamate, phosphoric acid, acetone, L-cysteine, glutamate, carrageenan, acetylated distarch adipate, gelatine, ...

Can coffee be part of a healthy lifestyle? - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Aspartame - Tue, 2015-03-10 04:30

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Can coffee be part of a healthy lifestyle?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
And while the artificial sweetener aspartame is considered safe, the report notes some uncertainty “about increased risk of hematopoietic [blood] cancer in men, indicating, again, a need for more research.” Mr. Pendergrast's book says humans tend to ...

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The Morning Risk Report: Boards Target CEO Pay Amid Scandals - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Diabetes - Tue, 2015-03-10 04:22

The Morning Risk Report: Boards Target CEO Pay Amid Scandals
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The buyers are betting these companies can ride out the slump in crude and natural gas. Meanwhile, by ... The increase was driven in large part by soaring demand for expensive new hepatitis C treatments and price increases for diabetes and cancer drugs.

Genetics give conventional fruits and vegetables heirloom taste - Genetic Literacy Project

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2015-03-09 11:06

Genetics give conventional fruits and vegetables heirloom taste
Genetic Literacy Project
I coined that term back in 2010 or so, as it frames our efforts to produce better quality fruits and vegetables starting with the consumer's desires and working backwards to products. This is the strategy of the Plant Innovation Center at the ...

More Kids Are Eating Fruits And Vegetables In Schools, And That's A Good Thing - Co.Exist

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2015-03-09 09:46

Co.Exist

More Kids Are Eating Fruits And Vegetables In Schools, And That's A Good Thing
Co.Exist
A new study finds that kids who receive subsidized school lunches are eating more fruits and vegetables than before and throwing away less food, too. Conducted by the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at the University of Connecticut, the research ...
School Lunch: Food Waste or Clean Plates?The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)
Research indicates students throw away less food since new, healthier lunch ...KyForward.com

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Are you eating enough fruits & vegetables? Here are some you probably haven't ... - fox6now.com

Fruits and Vegetables - Mon, 2015-03-09 07:57

Are you eating enough fruits & vegetables? Here are some you probably haven't ...
fox6now.com
(WITI) — Are you eating enough fruits and vegetables? Metro Market dietitian Tatiana Castellino joins FOX6 WakeUp to talk about different items worth trying. Here are some of the fruits and vegetables mentioned: Star fruit; Kiwi berries; Burgundy ...

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