vegetables

Fruit, Vegetables, Whole Grains And Nuts Lower First-Time Stroke Risk

According to the researchers eating Mediterranean diets, regularly engaging in physical activity and keeping your blood pressure under control can lower your risk of a first-time stroke.

Eating Mediterranean or DASH-style diets, regularly engaging in physical activity and keeping your blood…
Read more Fruit, Vegetables, Whole Grains And Nuts Lower First-Time Stroke Risk

Advertisements

Go To College And Expect Your Kids Eating Better

A new study suggests that children of college-educated parents eat more vegetables and drink less sugar.

Children of college-educated parents eat more vegetables and drink less sugar, according to a new study from the University of British Columbia. But it’s still not enough, the study…
Read more Go To College And Expect Your Kids Eating Better

Don’t Tell Kids Veggies Are Good for Them

A new study says when children hear about the benefits of healthy food, they’re less likely to eat it.

At some point, most kids will hear that drinking milk helps make their bones strong or that fish is food for the brain. But do these messages foster the idea that if something is good for us, …
Read more Don’t Tell Kids Veggies Are Good for Them

Kids To Be Less Overweight When Consuming Mediterranean Food

A new study shows that children consuming a diet more in line with the rules of the Mediterranean one are 15% less likely to be overweight or obese than those children who do not.

A study of 8 European countries presented at this year’s European Congress on Obesity (ECO)in Sofia, Bulgaria, s…
Read more Kids To Be Less Overweight When Consuming Mediterranean Food

WIC Program Inspires To Eat More Vegetables, But Supermarket Produce Costs Less!

A new study from University of Illinois shows that participants of the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program eat a greater variety of vegetables and more often chose fruits or vegetables as snacks but better produce prices could be found in local supermarkets.

When participants in a local…
Read more WIC Program Inspires To Eat More Vegetables, But Supermarket Produce Costs Less!

Include Vegetables Early And Often In Kids’ Diet To Encourage Them To Eat More

A new research from the University of Leeds suggests that exposing infants to a new vegetable early in life encourages them to eat more of it compared to offering novel vegetables to older children.

The researchers, led by Professor Marion Hetherington in the Institute of Psychological…
Read more Include Vegetables Early And Often In Kids’ Diet To Encourage Them To Eat More

HabEat Project Aims To Understand Eating Behaviours In Early Life

As part of the European project HabEat (2010-2014), coordinated by INRA and involving 10 scientific partners, researchers have made a step forward in the understanding of how eating behaviours and preferences form in early life. On March 31st and April 1st in Dijon (France), a symposium…
Read more HabEat Project Aims To Understand Eating Behaviours In Early Life

A Basque consortium will develop a method to recycle up to 70% of vegetable, meat and dairy waste

GISWASTE European project aims to establish a methodology and a tool that prioritizes recovery options of organic products: vegetables, meat and milk residues, mainly. The validity of the method with two real study models will be tested with a biogas plant and feed another.
Every day in Europe…
Read more Researchers To Develop A Method To Recycle Up To 70% Of Vegetable, Meat And Dairy Waste

Healthy Diet Linked To Lower Risk Of Preterm Delivery

In the study, which was conducted by researchers from the University of Gothenburg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, the participants completed a scientifically evaluated questionnaire about what they had been eating and drinking since becoming…
Read more Healthy Diet Linked To Lower Risk Of Preterm Delivery