Friday, February 17, 2012

Organic Foods - Dietary Arsenic Source?

Organic Brown Rice Syrup: Hidden Arsenic Source
ABC News
Jackson and his colleagues also reported elevated arsenic levels in some brown rice-sweetened cereal bars, energy bars and energy "shots"consumed by endurance athletes, according to a study published today in the journal Environmental Health ...

ABC News

Organic foods: secret source of dietary arsenic?
Fox News
Print Email Share Comments Recommend Tweet The “organic” food health craze has provided ahealth-conscious generation with more nutritious food options. But as it turns out, some of the foods you think are making you healthier may in fact contain a ...

Mike Zigomanis stakes health on vegan diet
By Sean Fitz-Gerald, National Post February 16, 2012 12:30 PM Mike Zigomanis says while there's a stigma associated with vegans, "there's bodybuilders, there's MMA fighters, football players [and] basketball players" who follow the diet. TORONTO .

5 Diet Tips for a Healthy Heart
Opposing Views
Cardiovascular disease is also one of the most expensive diseases that cost the US 444 billion dollars in health care just in 2010 alone. The government has started a program called Million Hearts™. The goal of the program is to prevent 1 million ...
Opposing Views

Does your diet need a makeover? Sign up for a Pantry Raid
Los Angeles Times
Are your roommates' bad dietary habits undermining your attempts to eat healthful foods? Then you may be a candidate for our next Pantry Raid. We're looking for volunteers to participate in our Pantry Raid series in which we overhaul diets and give...

Los Angeles Times

Cardiologist: Risky eating hazardous to health
KVVU Las Vegas
Stephen Portz, chief of cardiology at Health Care Partners says America's poor diet keeps him a busy man. He's heard all about the symptoms experienced by the still unidentified customer, and says it points to a textbook cardiac event.

Eat fresh and avoid excess sodium to keep your heart healthy
Zee News
Washington: A healthy diet sustains us, but a poor diet can lead to increased blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar levels and weight and put you at heart disease risk. According to Donna Arnett, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the ...

Zee News

Can A Diet Clean Out Toxins In The Body?
By Eliza Barclay Between lingering New Year's resolutions and impending Lenten restraint, it's the season when many people are inspired to get healthy by refusing foods they normally delight in. Increasingly, we're seeing elimination diets that promise ...

Diet Doc Announces New Approach For Dieters Who Crave Carbohydrates or ...
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Diet Doc HCG Diet & Weight Loss announce solutions to cravings for carbohydrates or chocolates, which increase serotonin levels, which is responsible for general overall well-being. Diet Doc announces a new approach for those who find it uncomfortable ...

Drink Water, Lose Weight Scientists Say
KTSM News Channel 9
By Bianca Delilah Cervantes - Web/Social Media Producer Swapping a soda for water or diet cola can help dieters lose up five pounds. Researchers at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill studied over 300 overweight adults, who were assigned to ...

Healthy Hollywood: Ask Keri Glassman — What Foods Are Best After A Workout?
Access Hollywood
NEW YORK., NY -- Nutritionist Keri Glassman is back with Access' HealthyHollywood team. Keri, who regularly shares her expertise on Access Hollywood and Access Hollywood Live, is now answering your nutrition, diet, and health questions.

Access Hollywood

Fad diets may be wrong turn on road to weight loss
Tri State Defender
By Tri-State Defender Newsroom | Published Today | News | Unrated HOUSTON – Fad diets come and go with the seasons, but according to a Baylor College of Medicine dietitian, they may do more harm than good. “Any diet that selectively eliminates whole ...

Weight loss attainable by water and diet drinks, says study
A weight loss tip offered by scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is that people wanting to shed those kilos may substitute water or diet soft drinks for calorie-laden drinks. In this study about 318 obese individuals were ...

Top 4 reasons why dieters fail to lose weight
Times of India
Despite that fact that two-thirds of Americans say they are on a diet to improve their health, very few are actually decreasing in size. "Losing weight is one of the top resolutions made every year, yet only 20 percent of people achieve successful ...

Eating Healthy for Your Heart: Enjoy Your Favorite Foods While Being Heart ...
As prevalent as this type of disease is, there are certain lifestyle changes that can help prevent it such as exercising daily and quitting smoking. Moreover, what we eat also has a significant impact on our health since having a diet high in saturated ...

Water 'helps dieters shed pounds'
Littlehampton Gazette
The story is based on research that hoped to find evidence to support the common sense theory that replacing high calorie drinks with water or diet drinks helps weight loss. While patients in all groups lost weight on average, the study failed to prove ...

Study: Switching to water or diet soda leads to weight loss
A new study shows switching to water and diet beverages can tip the scale in your favor if you're trying to lose weight. The University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health announced their new study that shows substituting water or ...

Improve heart disease risk factors during Heart Health Month
Midlothian Exchange
By Korey Hughes February is nationally recognized as Heart Health Month, and Johnston-Willis Hospital will host its free Heart Health Screenings event in its Stalker Auditorium on Saturday, Feb. 18. On that day, the medical facility will provide blood ...

Is your diet chipping away at your heart health?
Aylesbury Today
“It's also sad news for the spud that started life as a nutritious complement to a heart healthy diet. “Potatoes are high in potassium, crucial for the transmission of nerve impulses and muscle contraction, including the beating of the heart.

Aylesbury Today

NHS attacks 'uncritical' reporting of Nestlé Waters funded weight loss study
The National Health Service (NHS) has criticised what it says is uncritical reporting by the UK press of a paper exploring whether replacing high calorie drinks with water or diet drinks aided weight loss. Published in the American Journal of Clinical ...

Healthy diet, money-saving tips planned for free seminar
By BRITTANY HOOVER At the February Heart Matters seminar hosted by Covenant HealthSystem, Tyra M. Carter, corporate dietitian for United Supermarkets, will present “Top Picks to Save Your Heart and Stretch Your Wallet.” The free seminar will be at 9 ...

Snickers is going on a diet
Mother Nature Network
Spokeswoman Marlene Machut said the plan to stop shipping any chocolate product that exceeded 250 calories per portion by the end of 2013 — a target first announced last fall — was part of Mars' "broad-based commitment to health and nutrition.

Mother Nature Network

Experts tout benefits of Mediterranean diet
Fox 31
DENVER — When you think about diets, you often think of bland and boring foods. But the Mediterranean diet has changed that perception by recommending rich foods full of good fats. This diet has been shown to promote heart health, and now a new study ...

Fox 31

HEALTHY EATING: Coconut water isn't better than water for hydration
Wicked Local
Although water requirements vary based on body size, climate and activity level, a general aim is nine cups for women and 12 cups for men, according to the Dietary Reference Intake from the Food and Nutrition Board. Water is the best fluid replacement ...

Medicare Help: Reducing Your Risk of Heart Disease and Stroke
Tucson Citizen
16, 2012, under Health Heart disease and stroke have reached epidemic levels in our country. Heart disease is the leading killer of Americans; stroke is the fourth leading killer. One of every three deaths in this county is caused by cardiovascular ...

How To Weed Through The Various Diet And Fitness Programs ...
By Jones
You want to be healthy and in good shape? Of course you do! Each and every year, people just like you will pick up another weight loss or fitness program. Knowing what is true, and not true, in regard to products in this niche is essential to ...
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Diet Advice From a Fat Doctor? Not Likely » Lisa Johnson Fitness
By Lisa Johnson
A Johns Hopkins study of 500 doctors has some surprising and disturbing information about who doles out weight loss advice. ... So, the overweight doctor won't talk about fitness or healthy eating and is instead more likely to prescribe a pill. Eesh. This study highlights so many problems for me. Doctors struggle almost as hard as ... It also shows a pretty big flaw in the doctor/patient relationship … that personal bias can affect patient health. Some of the doctors who didn't speak up ...
Lisa Johnson Fitness

Weight Loss Tips to Get You Past Your Diet Plateau
Almost everyone who goes on a diet will hit a weight loss plateau. If you made a New Year's resolution to drop a few pounds, chances are good that you've hit one by now. Diet plateaus can be frustrating, but there are some weight loss tips ... Weight Loss

Jennifer Aniston's Diet and Fitness Tips
By Stacey T
If reports can be believed, Jennifer Aniston has tried many of the fad diets going, from the Zone Dietto the Baby Food Diet and probably more besides. ... Lucky for us, the actress is more than happy to share her health, diet and fitness tips… ... Now, thanks to the influence of personal chefs Jewel and Jill Elmore, authors of The Family Chef: Make Your Kitchen the Heart of Your Family, Jennifer has opened up her fridge and cupboards to the power of healthy food, “real food—food that's ...
Slimming Resources

Diet Fitness Goal Setting Tools – Lose Weight Quickly For Ones ...
Diet Fitness Goal Setting Tools – Lose Weight Quickly For Ones New Years File Sizes. February 11, 2012 scott Uncategorized, 0. Why do we continue to keep ...

It's Not a Diet! Lose Weight With Lifestyle Changes Instead - Topix
It's Not a Diet! Lose Weight With Lifestyle Changes Instead. Full story: Fitsugar. Whenever you resolve to eat healthier or fewer calories, it can be easy to fall into ...

Prostate Cancer Recovery and Diet, - - Online ...
Prostate Cancer Recovery and Diet Research has shown time and again that diet can increase the risk of developing cancers, including prostate cancer, but diet ...

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