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Tips and Information for Dietitians from Food Companies

Nov 1
Food makers like PepsiCo Inc. and groups like the Sugar Association were among the exhibitors at an annual dietitians conference in Boston, an illustration of the often conflicted links between the food industry and nutrition.

Six Healthy Foods That Satisfy Every Urge!

By Troy Maillis | Jul 24
Regardless of one's motivation, getting in great shape is always a good idea and can only improve one's quality of life-especially in the bedroom. A healthy diet is key.

Developers of Fortified Food Staple Awarded World Food Prize

By David Pitt | Jul 2
Four scientists credited with creating food that's fortified with essential nutrients and vitamins and has helped an estimated 10 million people avoid starvation and disease were awarded this year's World Food Prize on Tuesday.

Why "Ultra-Processed" Foods Pose Health Hazards

Mar 12
Those include packaged breads, cookies, soda and frozen meals.

Eat This, Not That! - The Hotspots Edition

By Mike Halterman | Jan 9
It's very important to not feel deprived, but at the same time, it's also important to change your eating habits if you want to live a healthier life. Here are a few things you can eat in lieu of your favorites. Try them; I bet you'll like them!

Critics: Food Industry Influences Dietary Guidelines

Jan 8
New dietary guidelines from the USDA and Department of Health and Human Services are supposed to tell you what to eat. But critics claim pressure from food industry lobbyists has watered down the guidelines. Anna Werner reports.

How to Incorporate More Vitamins and Minerals Into Your Diet

By Mike Halterman | Feb 21
We are some of the most overfed people in the world, but also some of the most malnourished. How do we fix that? Here are some pointers.

Sodexo Food Service Company Pledges Better Meals

By Darlene Superville | Mar 15
One of the nation’s largest food service companies, Sodexo, is making a series of changes in support of Michelle Obama’s anti-childhood obesity initiative.

Six New Superfoods Everyone Will be Eating in 2014

By Mike Halterman | Feb 22
Forget kale, forget the goji berry and forget quinoa. Those superfoods are so 2013. This year, there are many new, trendy super foods - here are six to try.

Women, It’s "Your Turn" to Reach Your Fitness Goals

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 2
Women are helping other women get in shape and reach their fitness goals with Your Turn, a new community nonprofit.

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