Tag Archives: Nutrition

Using the Lockdown to Eat Right in Retirement. Here’s How a Nutrition Researcher Says to Do It. – Barron’s

breakfast cereal food table Pixabay With millions of Americans hunkered down in their homes doing most of their own cooking, the coronavirus crisis is giving us a chance to change how we eat. I had begun cooking a lot more last year when I lost my journalism job in New York City and began free-lancing… Read More »

What’s new with the Nutrition Facts label?

The Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 (NLEA) mandated nutrition labeling on most packaged foods. These include canned and frozen foods, breads, cereals, desserts, snacks, beverages, and a variety of other foods that line the aisles of grocery stores. Food labels — officially called Nutrition Facts labels — are intended to help consumers choose… Read More »

Nutrition: What should you do when you have digestive problems – LA Daily News

If you have digestive problems, you are not alone. Nearly two-thirds of American adults suffer from gastrointestinal symptoms. Symptoms of common digestive concerns may worsen with certain foods, but there is no one best diet to treat these issues. Exploring the potential presence of food intolerance or sensitivities may be an important part of managing… Read More »

Price Chopper launches ‘Know Your Colors’ nutrition guide – North Country Now

Price Chopper/Market 32 is introducing a “Know Your Colors” nutrition guide on thousands of products in its stores to help shoppers find nutrition information on products in every Price Chopper, Market 32 and Market Bistro store. The “Know Your Colors” program comprises eight nutritional attributes prominently featured on in-store shelf tags and online at www.pricechopper.com.… Read More »

Nutrition and Tips for Maintaining Cervical Health

Learn how to support cervical health. January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and while this topic may not be at the forefront of your mind, it’s not a subject you should ignore. Without proper supplements, nutrition, screenings, and vaccinations, sexually active adults can contract the Human papillomavirus (otherwise known as HPV), the leading cause of… Read More »

How long will it take to burn off these calories?: The controversial next step in nutrition labeling

According to scientists, Brits consume, on average, 6,000 calories on Christmas Day alone. So, in an experiment published last year in the British Medical Journal, U.K. researchers explored whether providing people with the amount of exercise required to burn off the calories in, say, a single piece of mincemeat pie (21 minutes of running) or… Read More »