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    Midwest Dairy Council offers tips for managing lactose intolerance, including better ways to include dairy in your diet
    February is Lactose Intolerance Awareness Month, a time dedicated to educating people about a condition that is often misunderstood. What many individuals don’t realize is that a person can have lactose intolerance and still enjoy the taste and nutritional benefits of dairy foods. A primary goal for Lactose...
     
  • Healthy snacks will be the big scorers this Sunday
    Game watchers will end zone dance their way to healthier snacking on Sunday with The Hain Celestial Group, a leading organic and natural products company. The special teams portfolio of organic, natural, and non-GMO snacks, including Garden of Eatin’, Sensible Portions, TERRA, and Bearitos, scores points with...
     
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    As the biggest football game of the year draws near, so do game day parties full of calorie-laden finger foods that can easily deter us from our healthy lifestyles. To help fans keep at the top of their health game this year, Rainbow Light Nutritional Systems, the number one-selling natural vitamin brand for 25...
     
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    The Farm Bill that the House passed today and the Senate will vote on contains a provision that overrides a ruling by EPA that the toxic fumigant, sulfuryl fluoride, leaves unsafe levels of fluoride on food, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). The aggregate dose that children receive from these residues along...
     
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    Probiotic beverage company offers free trial to help reset digestive systems after diarrhea and vomiting gives “poop deck” new meaning
    GoodBelly, a line of delicious probiotic juice drinks formulated for daily digestive health, is responding after passengers aboard the Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas cruise ship were struck with an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness, presumably due to norovirus. With hundreds of passengers and their tummies...
     
  • Season Two, Episode Three of itsAaron.com was released today. The video is part of the itsAaron.com project, a collaboration between Aaron Rodgers and attorney David Gruber that brings positive attention to inspirational individuals and worthwhile organizations making a difference in our community. In this visit,...
     
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    American Pistachio Growers (APG) today announced the addition of two key ambassadors to their list of athletes and nutrition experts: Bryan Snyder, team nutrition manager for the Denver Broncos and Ted Harper, team sports dietitian for the New England Patriots. Having just played each other in the AFC Championship...
     
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    Fresh Express, the nation’s number one producer of fresh salads, has launched a 30-Day Salad Swap initiative to encourage consumers to recreate the flavor profiles of their favorite higher calorie foods, from cheesy pizza to creamy pasta, in lower calorie salads. The New Year has arrived and a...
     
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    Next time a headache strikes, even a migraine, you might want to skip the aspirin and reach for an essential oil. Clinical trials show, for example, that essential oil of lavender relieves migraine pain and accompanying symptoms by 72%. In comparison, the Migraine Treatment Group reports that Tylenol helps migraines...
     
  • With the Big Game this weekend, Vitals has caught football fever along with the rest of the nation. Yet, rather than fumbling through rushing yards, conversions, and passing stats, we decided to analyze the two opposing teams on what matters most to us: the team doctors. The role of the team doctor can...