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Posts tagged processed foods

October 29, 2014

 

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New App Uncovers What’s Really In Your Food

Packaged foods are designed for taste, not health, and the nutrition labels don't tell you the whole story.

March 12, 2014

Cooking 101 

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Workshops Take Mystery Out Of Cooking With Whole Foods

Tasting is believing at Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. Kayte Young shows patrons how easy and inexpensive it is to prepare healthy and delicious meals.

October 6, 2012

Healthy Is Happy 

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Dr. Drew Ramsey, Part 1: Happiness On Your Plate

Dr. Drew Ramsey's new book "The Happiness Diet" links healthy eating with a healthy brain. Don't worry -- He's not asking you to kick your burger habit.

December 23, 2011

Sodium Overload 

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Craving For Salt Starts Young, Study Finds

Americans consume more sodium than is healthy in part because of a reliance on processed foods. How young does the reliance start?

September 8, 2011

Processed Problems 

Marie Callender

Food Bloggers See Through ConAgra’s Scheme

Public relations professionals take note -- surprises aren't always met with delight.

April 7, 2011

Food Dependency 

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Cravings For Junk Food Mirror Drug Addictions

This just in: junk food is addictive. But researchers claim our brains consider junk food as addictive as drugs.

October 28, 2010

Food Safety 

BPA in milk jugs

Canada Bans BPA, Food Containers Get Safer

Food and liquid containers just got safer. Canada leads the way worldwide in declaring bisphenol A (BPA) a toxic substance.

October 27, 2010

Candy Love 

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Candy’s Virtue Is In Its Honesty, Says Rutgers Professor

"It has always been a processed food eaten for pleasure with no particular nutritional benefit," says Rutgers Professor. Candy-lovers' guilty consciences eased.

July 30, 2010

Processed Foods 

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Pay Attention! Processed Foods May Lead To ADHD, Study Shows

A new study published this week found an association between "Western-style" diets and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in teens.

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