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cusine8 “HealthyFoods That Are Actually Really Bad for You
Especially when they tout how much fiber and protein they’re packed with — or how minimal their “net carb” count is — energy bars may seem like super-healthy snacks. (After all, they’re sold at health food stores and most gyms, and athletes eat them, so.
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John Hancock rewards customers who eat healthy foods
John Hancock is giving its customers a financial incentive to eat healthy. Starting Wednesday, those who hold certain life insurance policies with the financial services company will be able to earn discounts, cash back on groceries and dollars off …
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Celebrate World Health Day with these incredibly healthy foods that are
Agreed, health-related behaviors can prove crucial in improving one’s health and diminishing risks of being diagnosed with deadly diseases. But healthy food habits – which are obviously not as complex as you might think – can help you keep your weight …
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cusineSome healthy foods could be derailing your diet
“Eliminate gluten, eggs, all grains, white potatoes, dairy, soy, processed foods, industrial oils like corn, peanut and vegetable oils and white sugar. For autoimmune, sometimes nuts and nightshades. Its only 21 days and then we add things back to see …
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Labelling foods with emoji a potential solution to engaging kids in healthy eating
As Australia grapples with how to combat a childhood obesity crisis, a group of US researchers have suggested the humble emoji may hold the key to encouraging children to make healthier food decisions.
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Nature’s Den Health Foods attends expo
LUCIE — The owners and staff of Nature’s Den Health Foods, 8759 S. U.S. 1, Port St. Lucie, attended the 2015 SOHO Expo held in Orlando Dec. 3 to 6, 2015. The show was held for manufacturers, suppliers and retailers of natural foods and health-related …
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Weight-related health care adds $800 million-plus to WNY medical costs

trendWeight-related health care adds 0 million-plus to WNY medical costs
Nearly two in three Western New York adults – 722,000 people – are either overweight or obese, according to a new report from Univera Healthcare. Excess annual medical spending in the region attributable to overweight and obesity is estimated at $ 808 …
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How the US Can Reduce Waste in Health Care Spending by Trillion
During the presidential campaign, Americans will be bombarded with proposals to improve the U.S. health care system in ways big and small that would either build on or radically revamp the Affordable Care Act (ACA). All will claim to reduce costs and …
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Increasing roles of nurse practitioners and physician assistants in healthcare
As the United States experiences a doctor shortage, more patients are seeing nurse practitioners and physician assistants for the diagnosis of routine ailments. This week on “Take Care,” Dr. Atul Grover discusses the differences between nurse …
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LG Health expands agreement with Temple University School of Medicine

trendLG Health expands agreement with Temple University School of Medicine
For years, Temple University School of Medicine has sent students to Lancaster General Hospital for family medicine clerkships. Now the two organizations have expanded their agreement to include three more clinical rotation specialty areas: Obstetrics …
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An inside look at Hacking Medicine
There’s an element of performance anxiety when you’re doing anything in Cambridge. The city just has this palpable buzz of brainpower. This is particularly true when you gather 400-plus scientists, programmers, physicians and entrepreneurs for a …
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Chinese Herbal Medicine May Have Delayed Benefit in Stroke
The Chinese Medicine NeuroAiD Efficacy on Stroke Recovery (CHIMES) study was an international randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of 3 months of treatment with the herbal supplement NeuroAiD (Moleac) started within 72 hours of symptom …
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cusineThese foods will make you smarter
“Food really affects the function of the brain,” he notes. “Brain Maker” says our digestive system is the key to making our brain work better and making us healthier. Perlmutter surmises that our brains are dependent on the health of the bacteria in …
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Barry Lewis: Drink up – coffee’s now the hot new ‘health food
And as anyone who has spent any time religiously following a strict healthy regimen, this can be an arduous task. I don’t mean to boast, but the type of daily discipline that’s needed to make sure I drink no less than 10 cups of java has been as …
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FDA To Health Food Companies: The Word ‘Healthy’ Has An Actual Meaning
Kind bars are quite tasty, but are they healthy? Sure, they’re made from ostensibly healthy ingredients like nuts and dried fruit, but some bars also have ingredients like chocolate and peanut butter. The Food and Drug Administration sent the company a …
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Sawall Health Foods is expanding at the Oakwood Plaza in Kalamazoo

cusineSawall Health Foods is expanding at the Oakwood Plaza in Kalamazoo
KALAMAZOO, MI — Sawall Health Foods is expanding. And it’s taking the Oakwood Plaza with it. The natural foods seller, which markets itself as America’s oldest family-owned natural foods market, plans to grow by about one-third, adding about 8,000 …
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Coca-Cola Tries Again To Position Itself As Health Food
I wonder if that includes any of the same expert bloggers who touted mini cans of Coke as health food? Also available in South Carolina and Tennessee, the Fit Family Challenge is one more cog in a global marketing pivot. Two years ago Coca-Cola made a …
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Kendrick Lamar Teams Up With Health Food Company for “Beets Don’t Kale My
It’s every young rapper’s dream to one day have their name emblazoned on the menu board of a chain salad restuarant. I guess you could say Kendrick Lamar’s made it: he’s teaming up with West Coast health company Sweetgreen for a new salad menu item …
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25% of Restaurants Pose Risk to Health of Consumers: Moroccan Minister

cusine25% of Restaurants Pose Risk to Health of Consumers: Moroccan Minister
On the occasion of the World Health Day celebrated every year on April 7th, El Hossaine Louardi said that 20-25 per cent of restaurants and food retailers inspected by Moroccan health services pose a risk to the health of consumers. The minister said …
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Marrakech: A student’s guide to visiting the world’s best travel destination
After visiting more than 30 cities around the world while aboard the MV Explorer during my Semester at Sea, Marrakech officially tops the list of my favorite places to visit. I’m not the only one who thinks so, considering that the Moroccan city was …
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Tracking the Quality of Moroccan Olive Oils
To ensure that olive oil produced in Morocco meets IOC standards and requirements, authors of a study published in the journal Food Chemistry in January set out to establish a database of quality and purity criteria of olive oil samples produced in …
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Medicine drive-in/drop off in Bernards, improper disposal pose health

trendMedicine drive-in/drop off in Bernards, improper disposal pose health
The Rx Mission Drive-in/Drop-off is a medicine-collection program sponsored by the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office, the Somerset County Solid Waste Management Division and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (USDEA). The program is held in …
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Hospital offers medicine disposal
Getting rid of unused and expired medicine can be tricky. If it’s not done correctly, the medications can be a danger to someone who takes them. CHI Health Schuyler is participating in the Nebraska MEDS Disposal Environmental Return System, sponsored …
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Trans Pacific Partnership will push medicine prices up, review finds
The proposed Trans Pacific Partnership is likely to push up the price of medicines, stop some Australians from taking their medicines and make it harder to restrict the sale of tobacco and alcohol, a comprehensive review of the deal between Australia …
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Jumpstart Foundry launches new health care conference

trendJumpstart Foundry launches new health care conference
Health:Further will bring established healthcare companies, healthcare startups, and venture capitalists together to engage in a conversation about the ways in which new innovation is shaping the future of the healthcare industry. The conference topics …
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Mercury Systems Announces Opening of Second Innovation Center
This newest Mercury Innovation Center is a showplace for the Company’s advanced embedded and high-performance capabilities across the sensor processing chain, industry-leading thermal cooling solutions, and a wide range of state-of-the-art …
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Visa Partners with Financial Institutions Across the Globe to Enable Mobile
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 26, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Visa Inc. V, +0.27% today announced that it has partnered with several leading financial institutions around the world to offer new mobile payment services. BBVA and Cuscal launched new …
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Dr. Lipoff: Understanding Diabetes for Better Health

cusineDr. Lipoff: Understanding Diabetes for Better Health
You may not realize it but many foods we eat have hidden sugars in them. Normally sugar is … These are the races that had a higher incidence of developing Diabetes: African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders.
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The Lake Cook’s
I love its spice and heat, consuming it in Asian foods and drinking it in fragrant teas and a fermented beverage called Kombucha to ward off what an aged Bedford County woman I once knew called “The Misery.” The misery was a blanket term for whatever …
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Noodle Bowl With Soba, Enoki Mushrooms, Sugar Snap Peas and Tofu
Fresh enoki mushrooms are small thin-stemmed mushrooms with a small cap. They are widely available now in supermarkets and very nice in a noodle bowl. A noodle bowl makes for a comforting, filling winter meal and is easily put together. The broth only …
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