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Sugary Drinks Increase Risk Of Kidney Stones

Sugary Drinks Increase Risk Of Kidney Stones | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Researchers at Brigham and Women\'s Hospital have found that sugary drinks are associated with an increased risk of developing kidney stones.
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Add this to the long list of reasons to cut out sugar-sweetened beverages from your diet! 

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What do soda and crack cocaine have in common … they’re both equally damaging to your teeth

What do soda and crack cocaine have in common … they’re both equally damaging to your teeth | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com knows that everyone in our community is aware that there are no redeeming nutritional qualities in soda. The list of bad ingredients includes thin
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Trans Fats Still Sneaking into Food Supply

Trans Fats Still Sneaking into Food Supply | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
With the growing focus on the ill effects of trans-fatty acids, the majority of food companies have lowered levels of the ingredient in their products -- but only about half completely eliminated use
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Here’s another reason not to rely on food labels. Are “0 grams trans fat” food products really trans fat free? 

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Junk food junkies may be born, not made …

Junk food junkies may be born, not made … | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Everyone in our FoodFacts.com community knows where we stand on the issue of junk food – it’s best left alone … for so many different reasons. Bad ingredi
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Happy National Nutrition Month! Eating breakfast has been proven to help maintain a healthy weight...

Happy National Nutrition Month!  Eating breakfast has been proven to help maintain a healthy weight... | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Today, FoodFacts.com wants to recognize that March is National Nutrition Month! We wanted to make our community aware of this month long event in our country th
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Food facts, nutritional information, nutrition, healthy eating, diet, food allergies, ingredients - What is really flavoring the candy we eat?

Food facts, nutritional information, nutrition, healthy eating, diet, food allergies, ingredients - What is really flavoring the candy we eat? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Precautions for Managing Your Child’s Food Allergies at School, Including Wearing Medical ID Jewelry
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Good news for our ears … red wine and red grapes can protect us from hearing loss

Good news for our ears … red wine and red grapes can protect us from hearing loss | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has been following recent research that’s pointed out the health benefits of red wine. In moderation, red wine and certain foods which contain a
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That cup o’ Jo may do more than get your morning started – possible link between coffee and a longer life span

That cup o’ Jo may do more than get your morning started – possible link between coffee and a longer life span | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com really enjoys finding information that lets us feel good about indulging in some of our favorite foods and beverages. Coffee is a favorite for man
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Obesity may pose brain development risks for newborns. What foods benefit/prevent proper fetus brain development??

Obesity may pose brain development risks for newborns. What foods benefit/prevent proper fetus brain development?? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com tries to keep our community informed about the latest news regarding the obesity epidemic plaguing the United States and the rest of the world. Th
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Vegetarians have a lower risk of heart disease. Can you recommend a delicious vegetarian dish??

Vegetarians have a lower risk of heart disease.  Can you recommend a delicious vegetarian dish?? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is aware that there are many dedicated vegetarians in our community. We’re also aware of the rise in the recommendation of plant-based diets for
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Possible nutritional help for Alzheimer’s immunity … Vitamin D and Omega-3 may help us fight the disease.

Possible nutritional help for Alzheimer’s immunity … Vitamin D and Omega-3 may help us fight the disease. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com found very exciting news regarding the role of nutrition in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is a concern for a large portio
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The link between obesity and vitamin D deficiency. Each 10 percent rise in BMI there was a 4 percent drop in vitamin D concentration.

The link between obesity and vitamin D deficiency. Each 10 percent rise in BMI there was a 4 percent drop in vitamin D concentration. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Most everyone in the FoodFacts.com community knows that we are always gathering as much information as we can on the current obesity epidemic affecting our popu
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Hold the fries and reduce the risk of prostate cancer. Men eating a lot of deep-fried foods are at risk of up to 307%!

Hold the fries and reduce the risk of prostate cancer.  Men eating a lot of deep-fried foods are at risk of up to 307%! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has never been a fan of fried food, especially those from fast food chains. There are plenty of reasons … high fat and sodium content and a vari
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Compound In Mediterranean Diet Makes Cancer Cells \'Mortal\'

Compound In Mediterranean Diet Makes Cancer Cells \'Mortal\' | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
New research suggests that a compound abundant in the Mediterranean diet takes away cancer cells' superpower to escape death.By altering a very specific step in gene regulation, this c
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The Mediterranean diet may do more than shrink waistlines. Find out what miracle ingredient kills cancer cells and what foods it’s found in! 

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ADHD diets: For a minority of kids with ADHD, diet can make a significant difference

ADHD diets: For a minority of kids with ADHD, diet can make a significant difference | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Dylan Jerrell was having a tough time in kindergarten. The energetic, outgoing Bigfoot fan was easily frustrated, and he responded to challenges with disruptive meltdowns. He wouldn't hit anyone,...
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Eliminating food dyes and additives can improve brain functioning! Find out how these ingredients contribute to ADHD.

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Another reason to avoid processed foods … phthalates (chemicals in plastics and processed food packaging) linked to elevated blood pressure in children and teens

Another reason to avoid processed foods … phthalates (chemicals in plastics and processed food packaging) linked to elevated blood pressure in children and teens | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is constantly illustrating the hazards of processed foods for our communities. Unhealthy levels of sodium and sugar, trans fat, and dozens upon do
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What ingredient elevates blood pressure in children and teens?

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Fish is great food! Omega-3 fatty acids contained in fish bring added benefits for us all!

Fish is great food!  Omega-3 fatty acids contained in fish bring added benefits for us all! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has been keeping up with the latest research regarding Omega-3 fatty acids and their benefits to our overall health and well being. Today we found
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New negative effects of BPA … this time on brain development. Why is the U.S. allowing BPA to be used in canned goods?

New negative effects of BPA  … this time on brain development.  Why is the U.S. allowing BPA to be used in canned goods? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Food facts: your guide to healthy eating. Find information on nutrition facts, food allergies, ingredients, calories and diet at www.foodfacts.com.
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Learning difficulties and ADHD may be linked with childhood obesity

Learning difficulties and ADHD may be linked with childhood obesity | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com tries to stay aware of the latest news regarding the growing obesity epidemic and how it affects the health and well being of the population. Toda
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New evidence linking acne to diet. What kinds of foods are good to put on acne problem areas, to help resolve it?

New evidence linking acne to diet.  What kinds of foods are good to put on acne problem areas, to help resolve it? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com understands the problems acne causes for so many in our population. Most common in the teenage years, but reaching well into adulthood and middle
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Eat your asparagus … you might be preventing breast cancer!

Eat your asparagus … you might be preventing breast cancer! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is always thrilled to learn how natural foods can play an important role in the prevention and treatment of disease. Breast cancer affects so many
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Another win for health-conscious consumers … Monster Energy changes its labeling

Another win for health-conscious consumers … Monster Energy changes its labeling | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has done more than a few blog posts recently regarding the dangers inherent in energy drinks. Many of the energy drinks being marketed today are l
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February is National Heart Month and Valentine’s Day – honor both with some red wine and dark chocolate!

February is National Heart Month and Valentine’s Day – honor both with some red wine and dark chocolate! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com wants to acknowledge that February is National Heart Month! And Valentine’s Day – the holiday of hearts – is this coming Thursday. So we fel
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A must read for the food-conscious consumer … Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss

A must read for the food-conscious consumer … Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com wanted to let our community know about a powerful new book titled Salt Sugar Fat by Michael Moss. We’re sure that the food-conscious consumers i
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Don’t count on nutrition labels for your calorie count

Don’t count on nutrition labels for your calorie count | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
We know that those in our FoodFacts.com community are vigilent about nutrition labels and ingredient lists for the foods they purchase. It’s the best way to b
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