Health and Wellness
- November 14th, 2013Company wins Healthy and Fit Workplace Award for wellness initiatives
NBTY, Inc., and its subsidiaries—a leading global manufacturer and distributor of high-quality vitamins and nutritional supplements—has been awarded the Healthy and Fit Workplace Award in honor of the array of wellness initiatives it has in place for its associates. The company was formally recognized at a ceremony on November 7.
- November 14th, 2013Workout watchdog nonprofit cautions physically challenging program is not suitable for all fitness levels
The CrossFit craze has now hit the mainstream with more than 7,000 gyms (or “boxes”), 35,000 accredited trainers, and 10 million participants worldwide.
Enjoy Life Foods Applauds Obama Signing of Bill to Require EpiPens in Schools Nationwide to Prevent Allergic ReactionsNovember 14th, 2013New law permits trained personnel to administer injections to children on-site
Today President Obama is signing into law a bill to require EpiPens in all schools as a measure to provide protection to children with food allergies.
Dietitian Has the Prescription to Trim the Trimmings, Beat the Bloat, and Entertain Digestively Diverse Guests This Holiday SeasonNovember 13th, 2013
The holidays can quickly go from “ho, ho, ho” to “ho, ho, oh no!” With so many rich foods to eat, it’s easy to over-indulge and pay the price in the form of digestive distress, not to mention the stress of preparing a meal that everyone can enjoy, regardless of their dietary restrictions.
- November 13th, 2013Maintaining healthy teeth does not necessarily mean eliminating snacking
The effects of sugar on teeth are widely talked about. How many times have you been told that if you eat sugar, you will damage your teeth and develop cavities?
- November 13th, 2013Life Extension claims flawed testosterone analysis published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) spurs misleading media headlines
The recent study, “Association of Testosterone Therapy With Mortality, Myocardial Infarction, and Stroke in Men With Low Testosterone Levels” published Nov.
- November 13th, 2013
For the nearly one-third of all United States adults who act as family caregivers, finding fun activities for relatives with dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and Alzheimer’s disease can be an impossible task. R.O.S.
- November 13th, 2013Study reveals Greek yogurt extends beyond the dairy case to products from salad dressing to wrinkle cream
Affinnova, Inc., a global marketing technology company that dramatically improves innovation and marketing success rates, today released the results of a new study showing the potential for Greek yogurt to expand beyond the dairy case and become the next super trend in consumer packaged goods.
Progressive Grocer Magazine Names Enjoy Life Foods as First-Ever “Free From” Category Advisor in 2013 AwardsNovember 13th, 2013New category established as free from foods see increased recognition and demand
Enjoy Life Foods (enjoylifefoods.com) has been selected as the 2013 category advisor for the new free from category as design
- November 12th, 2013
Did you know that 56% of Americans who suffer from a cough or cold are still working out at the gym, jumping on public transportation, and liberally shaking hands? And 19% are regularly kissing their significant other.