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Nutrition tip of the week: What do those labels really mean?
Lakenewsonline.com, Missouri - July 5, 2018

Wednesday Jul 4, 2018 at 10:00 AM Getting through the grocery store can be a chore, especially when you are trying to make better choices and read food labels. Consumer demand for information has resulted in more food label ...

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Nutrition tip of the week: Whos afraid of lectins?
Lakenewsonline.com, Missouri - June 20, 2018

Wednesday Jun 20, 2018 at 10:35 AM Plant proteins called lectins are emerging as the next food trend to cause confusion and fear about what to eat. Lectins are protein compounds found in a long list of foods including grains ...

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Cameron Nutrition Center could face closure
News-Press Now, Missouri - May 10, 2018

Cameron senior citizens and elderly shut-ins could possibly lose a valuable asset if the Cameron Nutrition Center closes its doors at the end of the month.The possible end began last year when the Area Council on Aging did not award any money to the Cameron Nutrition ...

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Cameron Nutrition Center forced to close doors
News-Press Now, Missouri - May 10, 2018

Cameron senior citizens and elderly shut-ins could possibly lose a valuable asset if the Cameron Nutrition Center closes its doors at the end of the month.The possible end began last year when the Area Council on Aging did not award any money to the Cameron Nutrition ...

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Cameron Nutrition Center forced to close doors
News-Press Now, Missouri - May 10, 2018

Cameron senior citizens and elderly shut-ins could possibly lose a valuable asset if the Cameron Nutrition Center closes its doors at the end of the month.The possible end began last year when the Area Council on Aging did not award any money to the Cameron Nutrition ...

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Bringing the magical legume into your diet
Jefferson City News Tribune, Missouri - May 2, 2018

Adding legumes to your diet is a great healthy habit to begin. Legumes (also called pulses, or dried beans) include all types of peas, beans, lentils and chickpeas. They are nutrient rich foods — containing lots of fiber, protein, B vitamins, iron, zinc ...

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Monsanto Fund partners with Africare to improve nutrition in Kenya
St. Louis American, Missouri - April 10, 2018

Monsanto Fund, in partnership with Africare, has pledged $5 million over a five-year period to improve nutrition and access to healthy food for women and young children in Turkana County, Kenya.Africare, based in Washington, D.C., works in partnership with African ...

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J.M. Smucker acquiring Ainsworth Pet Nutrition for $1.9 million
Joplin Globe, Missouri - April 7, 2018

Food giant J.M. Smucker has announced it is acquiring Ainsworth Pet Nutrition for about $1.9 million in cash.Ainsworth in 2017 acquired Triple T Foods of Frontenac, Kansas, a family-owned pet food co-manufacturer that employs approximately 200 people and a co-manufacturing ...

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Juliana Goodwin: Not all smoothies pack the same nutrition punch
Joplin Globe, Missouri - September 5, 2017

Above all, I am drinking smoothies for the nutritional benefits as itâs a quick and easy way to get calcium or fruits in my diet.Smoothies can be deceiving because many are loaded with sugar and calories, so when I am making a smoothie, I focus on nutrition. If ...

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How the 'Instagram diet' works
FOX2now.com, Missouri - August 11, 2017

She did a Google search on diets for diabetes and stumbled upon the Paleo diet, which includes protein-rich foods like meat, fish, eggs and nuts, as well as vegetables and fruit, but excludes grains, dairy, legumes, sugars and salt. “People said that their diabetes ...

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Alternative lifestyle and diet changes may help lead to a healthier, more energetic life
Southeast Missourian, Missouri - June 25, 2017

Aside from going paleo or tossing out carbs with Adkins, there are a number of lifestyle and diet changes people can make to live healthier, more energetic existences, says Charlotte Cervantes, instructor of dietetics at Southeast Missouri State

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New MU Extension beef nutrition specialist arrives with extensive experience
Hannibal.net, Missouri - June 21, 2017

He will work with specialists on beef cattle nutrition. He plans to meet beef farmers and leaders across the state.A native of Santa Rosa, N.M., Bailey grew up about seven miles from where his great-great-grandfather homesteaded. The family ranched on 65,0

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Details behind the HCG Diet
KFVS, Missouri - June 19, 2017

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -. When it comes to choosing a diet plan, you want to pick on you can maintain. Which is why local fitness trainer Tamatha Crowson wants to share her concerns about a plan known as the HCG Diet. âHCG is the hormone that a ...

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Missouri's Summer Nutrition Program Makes Big Gains, But Still Lags
Riverfront Times (blog), Missouri - June 15, 2017

When you're a kid who relies on free school lunches to keep the hunger pangs at bay, summer can be a tough time of year. Summer nutrition programs, which connect kids with free food, are an important way to fill the gap.

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Kirksville R-III looking at new USDA nutrition standards
Kirksville Daily Express and Daily News, Missouri - June 10, 2017

Kirksville R-III may soon be adopting a policy that would require the district to have nutrition standards for foods used in classroom parties or as rewards for students.Danielle Brown Kirksville Daily Express @danibrown_kdeKirksville R-III may soon be adopting ...

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