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Food Scores, a New Web Service, Ranks Grocery Items on Ingredients and Nutrition The database assigns a score to 80,000 products based on factors like how nutritious and processed they are.
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 9:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Revised Food Labels Still Wont Tell Whole Story Proposed changes will do some good things, like mention added sugars separately. But they wont make it quick and easy for consumers to choose healthier foods.
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 8:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: The Pleasure of Bitter Greens Bitter lettuces like chicory, endive, radicchio and escarole can be cooked or served raw. Here are five ways to prepare them.
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 5:11 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Ask Well: Ebola Testing for All New Arrivals? Readers ask: Why isnt everyone who arrives from West Africa immediately tested for Ebola? Why dont we look at their blood under a microscope?
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 2:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Well: Obese Children Show Early Signs of Heart Disease Obese children and teenagers already show hints of future cardiovascular problems, new research has found.
New York Times | Oct 27, 2014 2:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Hand blenders used for cooking can emit persistent chemicals - Swedish study Eight out of twelve tested models of hand blenders are leaking chlorinated paraffins when used according to the suppliers' instructions.
Medical News Today | Oct 27, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Omega 3 can help children with ADHD Supplements of the fatty acids omega 3 and 6 can help children and adolescents who have a certain kind of ADHD.
Medical News Today | Oct 27, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Researchers from the University of Valencia prove the benefits of persimmons for our diet The study, published in the prestigious journal Food Chemistry, analyses the mineral profile of 167 samples of kaki produced in different regions of Spain, the most noteworthy of which are those...
Medical News Today | Oct 27, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Cocoa flavanols linked to improved memory in seniors Naturally occurring flavanols in cocoa improved the memory of healthy adults aged 50-69, according to a new study by researchers from Columbia University Medical Center.
Medical News Today | Oct 27, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study: Many in US have poor nutrition, with the disabled doing worst A new study finds that most U.S. adults fail to meet recommended daily levels of 10 key nutrients, and those with disabilities have even worse nutrition than average.
Medical News Today | Oct 27, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend