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Maternal consumption of highly processed foods may be associated with an increased risk of obesity in the offspring

Maternal consumption of highly processed foods may be associated with an increased risk of obesity in the offspring

A mother’s consumption of ultra-processed foods appears to be associated with an increased risk of being overweight or obese in her offspring, independent of other lifestyle risk factors, according to a US study published by BMJ today. The researchers say more study is needed to confirm these findings and to understand the factors that may …

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Saint Mary's Food Bank struggles to keep up with high inflation

Saint Mary’s Food Bank struggles to keep up with high inflation

Volunteers load carts with frozen goods, fruits, vegetables, baked goods, drinks and snacks. Trolleys are quickly loaded into the vehicles, while separate carriages are prepared for visitors. Photo taken on September 26, 2022 (Photo by Justin Spangenthal / Cronkite News) Old name cards for volunteers decorate the administrative office of St. Mary’s Food Bank in …

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Camille Kostik talking about Polish food, cooked by Rob Gronkowski

Camille Kostik talking about Polish food, cooked by Rob Gronkowski

Camille Kostik says there is no food like her grandmother’s tower. (Image: Getty, Designed by Quinn Limmers) Because food connects us all, Yahoo Life serves up a plate full of talking with people excited about what’s on their menu. Deglazedseries about food. Actress and model Camille Kostik is known for hosting shows like wipe off …

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Purdue Food Science receives a $1.1 million grant to develop commercial soy-based products across the United States

Purdue Food Science receives a $1.1 million grant to develop commercial soy-based products across the United States

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. The United Soybean Council (USB) has announced a $1.1 million award to Purdue University’s Food Entrepreneurship and Manufacturing Institute (FEMI), in partnership with the University of Arkansas and the University of Missouri, for a joint project that is building infrastructure and connectivity for the small and medium-sized processing of value-added products based …

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'Best Before' labels are being scrutinized as concerns about food waste grow

‘Best Before’ labels are being scrutinized as concerns about food waste grow

As awareness grows around the world about the problem of food waste, one culprit in particular warrants scrutiny: “best before” labels. Manufacturers have used labels for decades to estimate peak freshness. Unlike “use by” labels, which are found on perishable foods such as meat and dairy products, “best before” labels have nothing to do with …

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Springfield Indian Orchard Food Truck Festival: Here are the food trucks coming on Saturday

Springfield Indian Orchard Food Truck Festival: Here are the food trucks coming on Saturday

The annual Indian Orchard Food Truck Festival returns Saturday with delicious dishes from the many rotating kitchens of the Great Springfield area. Held from noon to 6 p.m. in the parking lot across from Myrtle Street Park at 117 Main Street, the festival features no fewer than eight food trucks serving tacos, chicken wings, waffles, …

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Dude food isn't patriotic - veggies and moderation are deeply rooted in the nation's early history

Dude food isn’t patriotic – veggies and moderation are deeply rooted in the nation’s early history

Food dude on a roll in America. Big pizzas, tall subs, highly stacked burgers, and extra-loaded nachos stay extra An essential choice for any real or pretend “is the man”. However, eating dude doesn’t just evoke masculinity. There is patriotism, too. Television networks continue to produce programs which celebrates the near-magical equation between Generous portions, …

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Volunteers pack meals at the Loaves and Fishes of the Fox Valley on September 28, 2022 in Appleton.

Nearly 13,000 people in Fox Towns face food insecurity. Storage shelves can help.

If you’ve been shocked by posters at the grocery store lately, you’re not alone. The price of all goods has rose more than 8% over the past 12 months, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This includes an 11% increase in food prices. ‚ÄúThere are soaring costs across the board that are making it …

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