Food label definitions not always clear Under U.S. Food and Drug Administration regulation, reduced sugar or salt or fat simply means the food product must contain 25 percent less of the offending ingredient than the original recipe calls for. "Low fat" means that the fat content is no more than 3 grams of fat per serving, and a food product labeled "low calorie" is not...
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If you've ever felt tired after chowing down on a big, greasy burger, you can probably relate to this new research. A new study, published in the ... Read more: High Fat Food Daytime Sleepiness, Fat Daytime Sleepiness, Video, Fat Food Sleepiness, Carbohydrates Alertness, High Fat Food Sleepiness, Healthy Living News
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Eating that bowl of Cocoa Puffs at night may be much worse than having it in the morning. The body tends to turn more of that food into fat at night, while turning it into fuel during the day, new research suggests
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Obesity is by definition excess of fat storage rather than weight. Men with more than 25% of total body fat and women with more than 30% total body fat are considered obese.
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From Bagdad to bacteria? Launchables to Lunchables? That's one way to sum up the somewhat peculiar career path of Michael Moss, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the meticulously researched, scathing new exposé, Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us. Read more: Processed Food, Diabetes, Salt Sugar Fat, Obesity, Junk Food, Michael Moss, Food Industry, Taste News
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L-Carnitine is an amino acid used by the body to transfer stored body fat for use as energy. Your body can produce its own L-Carnitine from Lysine and Methionine in adequate amounts in most situations, but not all...
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As I read Michael Moss's new book, Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us, I saw myself in it. I was one of the kids these companies targeted and successfully sold their products to. Read more: Healthy Food, Healthy School Lunches, Food Education, Michael Moss, Junk Food Addiction, Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked US, Junk Food, Food Labels, Junk Food...
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We get fat because fat cells are out of balance and grabbing nutrients that belong to other tissues. The process is called 'disregulation'. It happens when the body is out of balance, and it's the reason...
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1 No wheat A few things you’re used to eating aren’t on any of the food lists. But I have good...
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The Food Lovers Fat Loss System has been an infomercial staple for nearly five years and for good reason – it offers users a balanced diet and fitness plan that doesn’t vilify or eliminate entire food groups and...
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