20 Apr, 2024

What consumers think of this trend

Personalized nutrition has gained a huge amount of attention in recent years and has already proven to be hugely profitable for companies providing it as a service. In fact business intelligence platform, Statista, valued the global personalized nutrition market at an estimated 8.2 billion US dollars in 2020 and expects that to figure to double […]

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Ask the Professor: Which bees will my garden attract?

Find more answers here! Nutrition is just as important for bees as for humans, but restoration efforts haven’t taken into consideration which plants will provide the best nutrition to bees. Restoration of bee habitat is critical for a healthy ecosystem, and Associate Professor Anne Leonard, Professor Lee Dyer, and adjunct faculty member Anthony Vaudo (now […]

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How to read nutrition labels and what to look out for in your food

When it comes to maintaining optimal health, one of the most important things to do is to stay informed. Getting age-appropriate screenings for diseases and conditions such as high blood pressure or cancer, for instance, can help you avoid the worst outcomes of either ailment. Understanding vaccination guidelines, the benefits of aerobic and anaerobic exercise, […]

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Gov. Kim Reynolds plays politics with words about child nutrition • Iowa Capital Dispatch

“Unsustainable” is a fascinating word, especially when it is used in government and politics. Merriam-Webster, the dictionary folks, tell us unsustainable means something cannot be continued or supported. But in governmental affairs, that definition sometimes gets changed. Instead of something truly being incapable of continuing, the word often means the person using the term simply […]

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What’s the scoop on protein powder? Nutrition experts share 3 things to know about the popular supplement

Shaking up a few scoops of protein powder with water may be part of your post-workout recovery ritual. Or, perhaps you prefer blending it in your daily smoothie so the drink becomes less a snack and more a meal. But how much do you know about your preferred protein powder and what it is or […]

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Baranyai: School nutrition program has many benefits for all of society

Breadcrumb Trail Links Opinion Columnists School food programs are one of those initiatives with an outsized return on investment, like fluoridated water or prenatal vitamins. Author of the article: Robin Baranyai • Special to Postmedia News Published Apr 14, 2024 • Last updated 15 hours ago • 3 minute read You can save this article […]

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