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Nutrition

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  • A guide to well-rounded wellness vacations

    A guide to well-rounded wellness vacations
    Vacations that boost your physical and mental well-being with a novel combination of adventure experiences, fitness training, no-guilt gourmet meals and stress-busting classes are finding favor with travelers who want to return home better than they left....
  • Family Meals Matter: Explore the many ways to enjoy dairy during National Dairy month

    Family Meals Matter: Explore the many ways to enjoy dairy during National Dairy month
    Besides being packed with nutrients, dairy foods are affordable and versatile. While delicious on their own; milk, cheese and yogurt really shine when paired with foods from other food groups. Additionally, dairy foods can be enjoyed throughout the day --...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Take supplements safely

    Environmental Nutrition More than half of Americans use dietary supplements, including multivitamins and botanical supplements, in tablet, capsule, liquid and powder form, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While dietary supplements --...
  • Trans fat Q&A: Things you need to know

    WASHINGTON So long, trans fat. Artificial trans fat is about to become much more scarce in the U.S. food supply now that the Food and Drug Administration has determined that its main source, partially hydrogenated oils, are not safe for human...
  • FDA bans trans fats in the U.S.: Which foods have them

    FDA bans trans fats in the U.S.: Which foods have them
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods, must be removed from all food products in the United States within the next three...
  • FDA tells food industry to eliminate trans fats over next 3 years

    FDA tells food industry to eliminate trans fats over next 3 years
    Popular foods like pie crusts, frostings and microwave popcorn will be largely rid of artery-clogging trans fats after a decision by the Obama administration to phase them out over the next three years. The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday...
  • Carroll health professionals react to trans fat decision

    The response of several Carroll County health professionals to a Food and Drug Administration decision to largely prohibit the use of partially hydrogenated oils — the primary source of dietary trans fats — in food products was largely...
  • Good news for chocolate lovers: The more you eat, the lower your risk of heart disease, study suggests

    Good news for chocolate lovers: The more you eat, the lower your risk of heart disease, study suggests
    Ahh, chocolate. There probably isn't a more magical ingredient on earth than the sweet, dark brown flavoring used for more than 3,000 years. Today most chocolate is consumed in the form of candy — a development that has sparked heated debate among...
  • Q&A: What are trans fats and why are they unhealthy?

    You may not even know you are eating them, but trans fats will soon be mostly gone from your food. The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday it will require food companies to phase them out over the next three years because the agency says they are...
  • The benefits of good nutrition are more than skin deep

    Healthy skin reflects overall health, which means it can be influenced, for better or for worse, by the nutrients in your diet. A poor diet can contribute to inflammation, oxidative stress, and glycation (bonding of a protein to a sugar molecule), three...
  • Battling cancer with exercise, nutrition and mental health

    Battling cancer with exercise, nutrition and mental health
    Exercise, mental health, nutrition — these are all areas that can affect how someone lives during and after cancer treatment. The healing power of exercise Before Gabriela Dow's cancer diagnosis, her schedule, which involved juggling...