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A diet rich in polyphenols improves gut permeability in the elderly

Increased intestinal permeability is associated with factors such as aging, food allergies and intolerances, and unhealthy diets. This alteration causes a reduction in the barrier of intestinal integrity which triggers the transit of substances potentially toxic to the blood, and is linked to the development of chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease or even […]

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Governor Announces Increase in Food Benefits for PAN Beneficiaries Effective November 1 | New

(Office of the Governor) – Governor Ralph DLG Torres announced on Wednesday morning that the Food and Nutrition Department of the United States Department of Agriculture and CNMI have signed a memorandum of understanding that will provide $ 30 million to the nutrition assistance program of the CNMI and will increase the amount of benefits […]

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Darling Ingredients Inc.Announces New Board Appointment

Dr Clark has been a director of Abraham Clark Consulting, LLC, a consulting firm, since november 2011 and consults on nutrition and health policy, regulatory affairs and leadership development. Dr Clark is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Food Sciences and Human Nutrition at University of Michigan, where she has held this position […]

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Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics welcomes new legislation calling for White House conference on food, nutrition, hunger and health

Posted: October 26, 2021 11:17 AM HST|Update: 5 hours ago CHICAGO, October 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics thank you Rep. Jim mcgovern (Mass.) And US Sen. Cory booker (NJ) for championing legislative efforts to convene a national White House conference focused on food, nutrition, hunger and health. Logo […]

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Nutrition and protein play an important role in children’s health

Image source: FREEPIK Nutrition and protein play an important role in children’s health Since the world was hit by the pandemic situation, attention can now be directed to more important concerns like health and nutrition, especially that of children. Sitting inside our secure spaces allowed us to invest time in adopting better eating habits for […]

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New food and nutrition trends published at the Nutrition News Update conference

These are some of the major nutrition trends discussed among national nutrition media, food industry executives and trend forecasters at the Nutrition News Update conference presented by Appetite for Health this week. Other major trends include flexible or mixed plant-based meals, recipes that boost the immune system, and the increased demand for healthy carbohydrates from […]

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PhD student Sa’Nealdra Wiggins aims to improve women’s nutrition

Sa’Nealdra Wiggins fell in love with the field of women’s health during an undergraduate internship. Now a fourth-year doctoral student in nutrition expected to graduate in May 2021, Wiggins is one of five doctoral students recently honored as Tennessee Doctoral Fellows. A leading award for graduate students, the scholarships are funded by the Tennessee Commission […]

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Pesto Paninis and Healthy Habits: Quincy Grade Seven Students Learn Nutrition – News – The Patriot Ledger, Quincy, MA

QUINCY – Point Webster students got healthy eating tips Wednesday morning, while testing their green thumbs. Students in Lara Collier’s seventh grade class braved the wind and cold to plant garlic cloves, which they were told will become garlic heads by the harvest in July. Later, they joined the rest of their class in the […]