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Nutrition

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  • Weight loss on antipsychotics is possible: study

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The drugs people take to help ease serious mental illnesses often contribute to weight and blood sugar problems - but researchers say a lifestyle intervention can be helpful on both fronts. The so-called "antipsychotic...
  • Stay hydrated the healthy way

    Your body is comprised of roughly 60 percent water, which has many essential tasks, including cushioning your joints and organs, transporting essential nutrients, maintaining internal temperature and electrolyte balance, and eliminating waste. During hot...
  • Environmental Nutrition: Prepare fruits and vegetables wisely to preserve nutrients

    Environmental Nutrition: Prepare fruits and vegetables wisely to preserve nutrients
    Environmental Nutrition Food preparation techniques such as peeling, chopping and cooking make an impact on the nutritional value of fruits and vegetables. Follow these tips to preserve nutrients in your kitchen. Fresh is best, frozen is next. Fresh,...
  • Quinn on Nutrition: Be a role model for kids in your own eating habits

    Yep, it's September. And now that school is starting, what's the latest on how to encourage good eating habits in our young ones? Be a good role model, say experts. Like it or not, parents are the most important influence in our children's lives. And...
  • Dietitian Offers Practical Meals To Satisfy Picky Eaters And Adults

    Dietitian Offers Practical Meals To Satisfy Picky Eaters And Adults
    The cardinal rule for discouraging your child from being a choosy eater: Only serve one meal for dinner. "The last thing you want to do is give your kid the message, 'You don't like this, let me make you something else,'" says Kate Samela of West...
  • Sugar is Sweet, but is it OK to Eat?

    Sugar is Sweet, but is it OK to Eat?
    Sugar gets a lot of attention when it comes to a child’s diet.  It makes kids hyper, causes cavities, makes them fat and the list goes on. Also, artificial sweeteners are good one day and bad the next. So how do we know what is true?  Is it OK for...
  • At Packers training table, nutrition has become a science

    GREEN BAY, Wis. It's not just a treat in practice, a 20-ounce bottle of water, a carbohydrate shake in the locker room, a fistful of kale in a fruit smoothie. It's a burst of energy, a plan for rehydration and recovery, a remedy for inflammation. And it...
  • Jordan Gross transformation: From 305 pounds to 235 in 7 months

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. Fans don't recognize him as often. Former teammates joked when they saw him at training camp. And his kids are excited that he can easily put on his seat belt. Since playing his last game for the Carolina Panthers in January, Jordan...
  • Why you should read food labels carefully

    Why you should read food labels carefully
    You may associate reading nutrition labels with trying to lose weight, but the truth is, reading food labels is an important practice for everyone. Understanding all the components of a label can be a bit tricky, but once you know what you’re...
  • ENVIRONMENTAL NUTRITION: Prevent a second heart attack though diet

    Environmental Nutrition If you're one of the 13 million Americans who have survived a heart attack, or if you've been diagnosed with heart disease, take heart. You can take control of your heart health with the knowledge that certain foods have been...
  • Arundel school buses turn into food trucks to deliver mobile meals to youngsters

    Arundel school buses turn into food trucks to deliver mobile meals to youngsters
    About a dozen schoolchildren at the Willows Apartments in Glen Burnie queued up curbside as the Anne Arundel County school bus pulled up. Some kids were flanked by parents and toddler siblings who appeared just as excited to see the bus; the moment...