Tag Archives: Nutrition

Giving Thanks for Cranberries

Cranberries, in one form or another, are a Thanksgiving staple. Here are some quick facts you may not have known about these tart tiny treats!

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More Good Coffee News

Improved focus, energy, metabolism, and mood… Nutrients like Riboflavin and Pantothenic Acid… Antioxidants galore… And possible lower risks for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and cirrhosis of the liver. Coffee’s got a pretty good rep so far. Did you know that coffee has … Continue reading

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New Google Tool to Compare Food

Simply type the word “compare,” followed by two types of food, and boom. Google provides a dynamic nutrition chart analyzing both, side by side. This handy trick was recently discovered by Reddit.com users and the folks at NPR. It can … Continue reading

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The FDA’s Nutrition Label Redesign

The Food and Drug Administration recently proposed several major changes to Nutrition Fact labels that would make them easier for consumers to comprehend.

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“Hangry” kids? How nutrition affects children with ADHD

Hey all!   Did you know I’m an NPR Junkie?  It’s true.  And in my normal news cruise today I came across this story. And I’d like to point out, first off, that “hangry”  is the state of being hungry and … Continue reading

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