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Smart nutrition makes stroke risk smaller - U-T San Diego

Smart nutrition makes stroke risk smaller - U-T San Diego | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Smart nutrition makes stroke risk smaller
U-T San Diego
Doctors often suggest a sensible diet and moderate exercise to combat a host of medical issues, but did you know those simple steps can decrease risk of stroke, too?
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Daily functions of Vitamin E - by Eileen Eva - Helium

Daily functions of Vitamin E - by Eileen Eva - Helium | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Unlike vitamin B complex, which are water soluble, vitamin E is fat soluble therefore can be absorbed and retained in the body easily.
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Why It's Hard To Stick To Healthy Habits (And What You Can Do About It)

Why It's Hard To Stick To Healthy Habits (And What You Can Do About It) | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
It's nice to know what you want and having goals gives you a sense of direction and purpose.
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Most kids' meals still unhealthy: Children's meals still unhealthful

Most kids' meals still unhealthy: Children's meals still unhealthful | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Even though children's nutrition has received lots of attention the past few years, you're still more likely to find chicken fingers and fries on kids' menus than wraps and salads. Ninety-seven...
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I'm eating this, not that

I'm eating this, not that | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
eatthis (Read your food labels! “@EatThisNotThat: If u c these 8 ingredients on a food label http://t.co/pC8eymmLnj”;)
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Canadian Cancer Society

RT @FredRelay4Life: It's Wellness Wednesday! What do you do to stay healthy and prevent cancer? Try these healthy family habits ->... http://t.co/cuLqkWqB6I
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Fact Sheet: The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition - Whitehouse.gov (press release)

Fact Sheet: The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition - Whitehouse.gov (press release) | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Fact Sheet: The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition Whitehouse.gov (press release) In 2012, the United States leveraged its presidency of the G-8 to deepen the global commitment to food security through the establishment of the New...
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Foods high in vitamin C - by Eileen Eva - Helium

Foods high in vitamin C - by Eileen Eva - Helium | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Also ascorbic acid, Vitamin C is among water-soluble nutrients whose main role in the body is protecting cells from free radicals.
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Genes a sign of childhood obesity risk, say scientists

Genes a sign of childhood obesity risk, say scientists | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
Children of obese parents may have a higher risk of becoming overweight because of their genetic makeup according to new research using a novel scientific method. (Genes point to childhood obesity says scientists...
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Healthy eating: 10 tips for reading food labels

Healthy eating: 10 tips for reading food labels | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
March was National Nutrition Month, but anytime is a good time to start making some small changes to eat healthier. One of the easiest changes you can make is reading the food labels of the foods and drinks you are having.
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Shoulder muscle activation during aquatic and dry land exercises in nonimpaired subjects

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UNICEF UK Blog

UNICEF UK Blog | Urban Nutrition Initiative | Scoop.it
This week we’re following members of our team in UNICEF Sudan to highlight the work being done to ensure children have all the food they need to grow up healthy.
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