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Increasing piglet litter weight by up 15kg - Pig Progress (registration) (blog)

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Increasing piglet litter weight by up 15kg
Pig Progress (registration) (blog)
Poor early nutrition results in piglets not meeting their growth potential. When missing nutrients and maternal antibodies, piglets have a weakened immune system with lower livability. As a result, highly productive farms are using a variety of methods ...

Americans Don't Get Enough Nutrients. Here's a Solution. - Gilmer Mirror

Wed, 2017-09-20 18:18

Americans Don't Get Enough Nutrients. Here's a Solution.
Gilmer Mirror
Even Americans with access to healthy foods fail to get enough of the nearly three dozen nutrients for which the federal government has established recommended daily intakes. Vitamins A and D, magnesium, fiber and choline are among the shortfall ...

Your Nutrition May Be at Risk Thanks to Climate Change - Big Think

Wed, 2017-09-20 15:18

Big Think

Your Nutrition May Be at Risk Thanks to Climate Change
Big Think
Though impactful, according to a recent Politico report, few scientists in the agricultural, nutritional, or health spheres have been aware of this encroaching problem, until recently. A 2014 Harvard study conducted over six years on fields in Japan ...

Mayo Research into Microbiome-Nutrition Connection Lands ADM's Backing - Twin Cities Business Magazine

Wed, 2017-09-20 12:08

Mayo Research into Microbiome-Nutrition Connection Lands ADM's Backing
Twin Cities Business Magazine
The new project, ADM said, will seek to “predict the effects of probiotics, prebiotics and other metabolites, as well as other nutrients in microbiome shifts, for improving individual health.” Its initial phase will see the design of an algorithm for ...
ADM, Mayo Clinic to collaborate on personalised nutritionIngredientsNetwork.com

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Why You Need to Change Your Diet When You're Injured—and How to Do It Right - Shape Magazine

Wed, 2017-09-20 09:54

Shape Magazine

Why You Need to Change Your Diet When You're Injured—and How to Do It Right
Shape Magazine
TBH, the majority of what we're about to tell you is the exact same nutritional advice for losing weight or gaining muscle. But the reason why is different—and if there's one thing every healthy gal knows, it's that motivation fuels success. There's ...

Three reasons why chocolate milk is a healthy choice - WFLA

Wed, 2017-09-20 07:06

WFLA

Three reasons why chocolate milk is a healthy choice
WFLA
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Often parents feel like they must choose between nutrition and taste when it comes to beverage options for their children, but with milk, they don't have to! Milk, whether white or flavored, provides nine essential nutrients to ...

Retired director of sports nutrition returns to campus to advise Penn State student athletes - The Daily Collegian Online

Wed, 2017-09-20 01:04

The Daily Collegian Online

Retired director of sports nutrition returns to campus to advise Penn State student athletes
The Daily Collegian Online
Since 1991, Dr. Kristine Clark ensured all 31 Penn State varsity athletic teams got the nutrients necessary for top performance. After retiring this year from her position of director of sports nutrition, Clark returned to campus to help recreational ...

Is climate change making our food less nutritious? - New Atlas - New Atlas

Tue, 2017-09-19 23:49

New Atlas

Is climate change making our food less nutritious? - New Atlas
New Atlas
Much study has focused on the effects these rising carbon dioxide levels could have on weather patterns and global temperatures, but could elevated ...

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Pregnant and breastfeeding: When to stop - New Vision

Tue, 2017-09-19 22:20

New Vision

Pregnant and breastfeeding: When to stop
New Vision
“Remember the mother has two parasites feeding on her, so she needs to maintain her energy and nutritional demands by eating a well-balanced diet and taking in plenty of fluid,” Ntale explains and is quick to add; improper nutrition may also cause low ...

Flavored Milk Matters: Why chocolate milk is the right option for kids - NBC4i.com

Tue, 2017-09-19 22:01

NBC4i.com

Flavored Milk Matters: Why chocolate milk is the right option for kids
NBC4i.com
COLUMBUS — Often parents feel like they must choose between nutrition and taste when it comes to beverage options for their children, but with milk, they don't have to! Milk, whether white or flavored, provides nine essential nutrients to help kids ...

Personalized Nutrition: Making Measurement Count - Natural Products INSIDER

Tue, 2017-09-19 18:44

Natural Products INSIDER

Personalized Nutrition: Making Measurement Count
Natural Products INSIDER
The Organic & Natural Health Association, in collaboration with GrassrootsHealth, a nonprofit public health research organization, is working to support consumer interest in personalized nutrition by expanding direct participation in nutrient field trials.

Nutrient packets may replace food: Maneka Gandhi - The Indian Express

Tue, 2017-09-19 17:26

The Indian Express

Nutrient packets may replace food: Maneka Gandhi
The Indian Express
Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi Tuesday said the ministry is planning a complete overhaul of its supplementary nutrition programme wherein states should provide nutrient packages directly to beneficiaries instead of providing food ...

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Ask A Minnesota Expert: Easy Breakfast Meals For Kids - CBS Minnesota / WCCO

Tue, 2017-09-19 08:01

CBS Minnesota / WCCO

Ask A Minnesota Expert: Easy Breakfast Meals For Kids
CBS Minnesota / WCCO
Before joining Nutritional Weight & Wellness, Ms. Wagner was a clinical dietitian for the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis. You can listen to her clinic's weekly podcast, Dishing Up Nutrition, for free on iTunes. Nutritional ...
Ask A Connecticut Expert: Easy Breakfast Meals For KidsCBS Connecticut

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What does Tom Brady eat? How the star stays on the field in his 40s - CBS News

Tue, 2017-09-19 06:29

CBS News

What does Tom Brady eat? How the star stays on the field in his 40s
CBS News
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is out with a new book Tuesday morning called, "The TB12 Method: How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance." It includes recipes from Brady's nutritional regimen, which he says he's been ...

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Does your pet need a nutrition supplement? Experts weigh in on pet nutrition 101 - NOLA.com

Tue, 2017-09-19 06:02

NOLA.com

Does your pet need a nutrition supplement? Experts weigh in on pet nutrition 101
NOLA.com
Avoiding nutritional deficiencies is easier to prevent by purchasing the best pet food one can afford. "The pet food industry has done one thing extraordinarily well - prevent nutrient deficiencies, with scientifically balanced nutrition in a ...

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Expert debunks senior nutrition myths - Deccan Chronicle

Tue, 2017-09-19 02:59

Deccan Chronicle

Expert debunks senior nutrition myths
Deccan Chronicle
While seniors require fewer calories, and their food volume is lesser than younger adults, they too require a healthy amount of nutrients. As we age, physical activity tends to decrease therefore our bodies ability to absorb nutrients also decrease ...

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Number of New Zealand children hospitalised with malnutrition doubles as food costs bite - New Zealand Herald

Mon, 2017-09-18 12:27

Number of New Zealand children hospitalised with malnutrition doubles as food costs bite
New Zealand Herald
Child hospitalisation data shows around 120 children a year now have overnight stays due to nutritional deficiencies and anaemia, compared to an average 60 a decade ago. Doctors say poor nutrition is also a factor in a significant proportion of the ...

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Is there a single food that you can survive on forever? - Popular Science

Mon, 2017-09-18 11:00

Popular Science

Is there a single food that you can survive on forever?
Popular Science
There's a reason that the U.S. dietary guidelines recommends eating a variety of vegetables, grains, proteins, fruits, and oils. Eat any of these just by themselves and you would soon run into the same nutritional deficiencies that you would with a ...

How climate change is turning fruits and vegetables into junk food - National Post

Mon, 2017-09-18 10:46

National Post

How climate change is turning fruits and vegetables into junk food
National Post
Irakli Loladze identified that rising levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) in our atmosphere are responsible for declining nutrition in plants, Politico reports. As CO2 has increased, the balance of sugar to nutrients such as iron, protein and zinc has been ...

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Will the High-Concentrate Omega-3 Supplements Market Eventually Plateau? - Nutritional Outlook

Mon, 2017-09-18 08:59

Nutritional Outlook

Will the High-Concentrate Omega-3 Supplements Market Eventually Plateau?
Nutritional Outlook
“Using a simple nutritional tool called The Omega-3 Index Text, everyone will be able to measure their omega-3 levels and then take steps to devise an omega-3 regimen that works for them,” says Wright. “Perhaps this could create more loyalty for ...

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