"Nutrition" Tagged Articles

Central New York, Community, Environment, Health, Syracuse, Weather

Lack of Sun Causing Vitamin D Deficiencies in Central New Yorkers

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Click here to see why lack of sunlight is landing some Central New Yorkers in the doctor’s office.  Audio Transcript: Vitamin D transcript By Natalie Maier, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — In the months of November through March, the sunlight in Central New York is so scarce that our bodies are not producing any of their own […]

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Central New York, Education, Food, Health, Syracuse

National Nutrition Month Encourages Healthy Living

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By Tania Joseph SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— March is National Nutrition Month and this year’s theme is “Go Further With Food. ” When most people think of nutrition, food is a main topic. This year’s campaign promotes healthy eating habits and highlights how food decisions make an impact on your overall health. National Nutrition Month […]

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Central New York, Consumer, Health

Work Hard, Play Hard: Study Shows Relationship Between Exercise and Alcohol

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By Maddy Oleszkiewicz SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)— Water isn’t the only drink of choice after a hard workout. According to a recent study done by Penn State University, people tend to drink more alcohol on days they participate in more physical activity. Beer specifically has always been a popular trend at the end of a race, after a […]

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Nutrition Makeover

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(AP)-  Those “Nutrition Facts” labels on nearly every food package in grocery stores are getting a new look. Calories would be in larger, bolder type, and consumers would know whether foods have added sugars under label changes proposed by the Obama administration Thursday. Serving sizes would be updated to make them more realistic. While fat […]

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