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Consumer voices heard by PepsiCo … removing brominated vegetable oil from Gatorade!

Consumer voices heard by PepsiCo … removing brominated vegetable oil from Gatorade! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
We know that everyone in our FoodFacts.com community is an active, educated, involved food consumer. And we know how happy it makes all of us when major food an
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Protection from Type-2 Diabetes may come from the simplest of sources

Protection from Type-2 Diabetes may come from the simplest of sources | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
In recent months, FoodFacts.com has followed a number of different findings regarding nutrition and how it relates to Type-2 Diabetes. We know that this common
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Strawberries and Blueberries are kind to your heart. Studies show that 3 servings a week reduces the risk of heart attack..

Strawberries and Blueberries are kind to your heart.  Studies show that 3 servings a week reduces the risk of heart attack.. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is always thrilled to hear about how food can have positive effects on our health. For us, it’s always been about how our diet can affect our we
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GMO Inside needs our help getting GMOs properly labeled or completely out of our breakfast cereals

GMO Inside needs our help getting GMOs properly labeled or completely out of our breakfast cereals | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is aware of our community’s strong feelings regarding the genetically modified ingredients in our food supply. We know how important to is to yo
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New study confirms that foods labeled as “whole grain” aren’t always as healthy as consumers might think

New study confirms that foods labeled as “whole grain” aren’t always as healthy as consumers might think | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has always taken issue with the labeling of some food products as whole grain when they contain the controversial ingredients consumers in our own
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Middle-aged men might benefit from multivitamins for cancer prevention

Middle-aged men might benefit from multivitamins for cancer prevention | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com is always trying to stay up to date with the latest information regarding how vitamins and supplements benefit our healthy lifestyles. With the la
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Possible relationship between diet and depression. Any helpful diet tips for someone recovering from depression?

Possible relationship between diet and depression.  Any helpful diet tips for someone recovering from depression? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Everyone in our community knows that FoodFacts.com is always on the lookout for information that suggests how our dietary habits can improve not only our genera
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Progress in labeling … lawsuit against General Mills reaches a settlement. What other misleading labels can you think of??

Progress in labeling … lawsuit against General Mills reaches a settlement.  What other misleading labels can you think of?? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has been following the lawsuits that have been filed against various food manufacturers based on misleading labeling. Today, we have some news reg
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Genetically Modified Salmon could hit supermarkets quicker than first thought.

Genetically Modified Salmon could hit supermarkets quicker than first thought. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
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FRANKENFISH has received initial FDA approval, so GMO salmon could be in supermarkets soon.

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DID YOU KNOW? If you are sensitive to MSG, you should avoid Hydrolyzed Proteins!

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Even a small deficiency of Vitamin B-12 may put your at risk for accelerated cognitive disease

Even a small deficiency of Vitamin B-12 may put your at risk for accelerated cognitive disease | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
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Possibly, a natural solution for improved dental health

Possibly, a natural solution for improved dental health | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Many people in our FoodFacts.com community are very enthusiastic about coconut oil. The health benefits of coconuts have been coming to light in the last few years."
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Coconut oil is a natural product you can use to improve your dental health. It appears that the coconut and most especially its oil, is a powerful destroyer of microbes that can be harmful to our health

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Vitamin D linked to women’s cognitive health

Vitamin D linked to women’s cognitive health | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
There are two new studies of note that are illustrating how vitamin D may have a direct effect on the cognitive abilities of women as they age.
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Healthy changes may be coming to a nutrition label near you!

Healthy changes may be coming to a nutrition label near you! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
Throughout our site’s history, FoodFacts.com has listed nutrition labels and ingredient lists for thousands of products. With the 20 year anniversary of the f
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Nutrition, muscle mass and strength as we age. What foods can we offer our loved ones to maintain muscle & bone density?

Nutrition, muscle mass and strength as we age.  What foods can we offer our loved ones to maintain muscle & bone density? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com wanted to share this important information with our community regarding how nutrition can help us combat a natural aging process. A new review
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You, the flu and Vitamin C. Vitamin C can cure the flu! FoodFacts Tri Nutritionals ensures purity & quality supplements!

You, the flu and Vitamin C. Vitamin C can cure the flu! FoodFacts Tri Nutritionals ensures purity & quality supplements! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com understands that everyone in our community and, for that matter, just about everyone in the nation, is more concerned than usual this year about f
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Just don’t eat it … now fast food is linked to asthma and eczema in children. What healthy foods help eczema & asthma?

Just don’t eat it … now fast food is linked to asthma and eczema in children.  What healthy foods help eczema & asthma? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has always been in the “don’t eat fast food” camp. If you look at any of the fast food products detailed on our site, you’ll see that the
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For women, low-fat and non-fat dairy may be linked to developing coronary heart disease. A reversible disease! Read on..

For women, low-fat and non-fat dairy may be linked to developing coronary heart disease.  A reversible disease!  Read on.. | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has always been a proponent of consuming real foods. After the years we’ve spent developing our comprehensive database, it has become very appar
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New study involving brain imaging links fructose consumption to obesity

New study involving brain imaging links fructose consumption to obesity | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has been dedicated to bringing our community news that educates us all on the obesity epidemic and its possible causes. Today we learned of a new
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Vitamin A deficiency may be linked to the treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C. Need vitamins? Check out Foodfacts TRI!!

Vitamin A deficiency may be linked to the treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C.  Need vitamins?  Check out Foodfacts TRI!! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com and FoodFacts TRI Nutritionals came across some important information today regarding a link between Vitamin A deficiency and how it affects the t
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Broccoli really could be a power vegetable …

Broccoli really could be a power vegetable … | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it

"There’s a new study out from the Baylor College of Medicine that shows that a compound in cruciferous vegetables, like broccoli, can actually kill leukemia cells in a lab. Wow! We could actually be serving up a cancer killer on our families’ plates without ever having known it!"

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Making Room at the Inn: Helping Those With Food Allergies Celebrate -- and Stay Alive

Making Room at the Inn: Helping Those With Food Allergies Celebrate -- and Stay Alive | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
My wish for the holidays is simple: that all adults and children who have food allergies may enjoy their celebrations to the fullest -- without having to live in fear of food.
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Remember you can also use foodfacts.com to find allergen-free foods.

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Can consuming processed meats increase your chances of developing thyroid cancer?

Can consuming processed meats increase your chances of developing thyroid cancer? | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com has always maintained the position that the consumption of processed meats is not the best choice to make while trying to maintain a healthy d
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If you’ve got food allergies, you may soon be able to find allergens in food with your smart-phone!

If you’ve got food allergies, you may soon be able to find allergens in food with your smart-phone! | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
FoodFacts.com knows firsthand how many people in our population are affected by food allergies. Peanuts, dairy, soy, dairy, wheat … the list goes on.
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Technology may soon allow you to test food samples for allergens!  Until then, use foodfacts to check products for potential allergens and sensitivities.

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Top 40 Nutrition Blogs

Top 40 Nutrition Blogs | Nutrition, Allergen and Ingredient News and Information | Scoop.it
The Institute for the Psychology of Eating has selected the best 40 nutrition blogs that align with our philosophy of eating psychology & mind-body nutrition
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We're honored to see that Foodfacts.com comes in at #19 on this Top 40 list of Food Blogs!

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