Does obesity have more to do with the brain than we initially thought?

Share on PinterestObesity is a complex disease that may have environmental and genetic factors involved. ALFRED PASIEKA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY/Getty Images Obesity is a risk factor for a number of leading causes of preventable, premature death. One-fifth of children in the United States are considered obese. New research in mice has shown that environmental and nutritional … Read more

Inside Kroger Health’s food-as-medicine playbook

Facing a fragmented healthcare system and nutrition access inequities across the US, Kroger’s healthcare arm, Kroger Health, sees its food-as-medicine work as a major solution. On its journey to create personalized and affordable offerings aimed at disease prevention, Kroger Health is turning to a wide range of efforts, from shelf tags to its OptUp nutritional … Read more

The Squad hit on a special rule shakes the Democratic leadership

One of the first things a new member learns on entering Congress is to always vote with your party on procedural matters. Whether it’s on adopting standing rules and special rules, or motions for the previous question, to recommit, or to adjourn, you’re expected to toe the line. That simple precept was defied two weeks … Read more

6 Three-Ingredient Anti-Inflammatory Fall Soups

Fall is officially here, which of course means all-day marathons of The Twilight Zone and halloween town are already on the books. As you make plans to gather the entire friend group to head to the nearest apple-picking farm or the local pumpkin patch, it’s the perfect time to gather all of your favorite fall-inspired … Read more

..Auburn food historian explains new FDA guidelines for ‘healthy’ food labels

item bodysuit Last week, the US Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, updated its criteria for foods labeled “healthy.” Tea proposed change is based on current nutrition science and prioritizes healthy dietary patterns, continuing from the FDA’s overhaul of the Nutrition Facts panel in 2016. Assistant Professor of History Xaq Frohlich explains why and how … Read more

seafood recipes and various toppings

Honey Caramelized Shrimp or Honey Garlic Shrimp: What are these interesting and delicious seafood recipes? Recipe caramelized shrimps with honey and garlic We will show you a recipe for 4 people, the total time of preparing the marinade (15 minutes) and cooking (5 minutes) is 20 minutes. It’s easy, quick and very aromatic, and the … Read more

Fraser Health welcomes back 133 housekeeping, food-service workers

People accessing health care in the Lower Mainland will benefit from more stable, consistent and supportive patient care as 133 housekeeping and food-service workers return to the public system as Fraser Health employees. The change comes after almost 20 years of these workers having their services contracted out to private companies. “Retention is one of … Read more

the best models of 2022

Toothbrush comparison: Oral B electric toothbrushes The electric toothbrushes are increasingly popular with consumers. They are more effective than conventional toothbrushes and clean teeth thoroughly. In addition, they are equipped with different features that make the tooth brushing more agreable. If you are looking for a new electric toothbrush, we invite you to discover our … Read more

Empty Magic: Dinner | Autostraddle

Art by Demetria. Dinner was the time, during my childhood, when we had the most family time together. Dinner was usually mashed potatoes, Salisbury steak, corn, gravy, and bread. My mother was fond of the Knorr pasta-in-a-pouch meals because they just required milk and butter. Rice-a-Roni, Hamburger Helper, all sorts of dinners of convenience. When … Read more