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Special infant formula doesn’t protect against allergies, autoimmune conditions, study says

Special infant formula doesn’t protect against allergies, autoimmune conditions, study says

The Washington Post (3/9, Cha) reports in “To Your Health” that a study published in the BMJ found that there is no credible evidence that Nestlé’s 100 percent whey-protein partially hydrolyzed infant formula prevents allergic or autoimmune diseases. The researchers claim that the evidence used to support such claims was “low quality” and that there were several “high or […]

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Keylime Cheesecake Recipe

Keylime Cheesecake Recipe

We celebrated another Birthday at the office KEYLIME CHEESECAKE Crust 1 cup crushed Vanilla wafers 3 Tablespoons sugar 4 Tablespoons butter melted FILLING 1 ¼ Cups sugar 1 Tablespoon lime zest ¼ cup keylime juice 1 ½ pounds cream cheese, softened 4 lg eggs room temperature 2 teaspoons vanilla extract ¼ teaspoons salt ½ cup […]

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March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month Nutrition is important for children’s health, growth and development. National Nutrition Month is a good time to remind caregivers that children should consume a variety of foods from the five major food groups every day. It also can be a good time to raise awareness of resources that can help […]

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LEMON CHIFFON CAKE with Lemon Cream Curd

LEMON CHIFFON CAKE with Lemon Cream Curd

LEMON CHIFFON CAKE Prep:10 min Cook Time:30 min Bake Temp: 350 unless using dark non stick then bake at 325 Ingredients 1 ¾ cups cake flour 1 Tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 ½ cups granulated sugar, divided ½ cup vegetable or canola oil 6 large eggs, separated ¾ cup cold orange juice 2 […]

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Supplements may interfere with prescription drugs, research shows

Supplements may interfere with prescription drugs, research shows

The Wall Street Journal (2/29, D1, Landro, Subscription Publication) reports that there is increasing evidence that over-the-counter nutritional supplements may interfere with a host of prescription drugs for a variety of common conditions. The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health, part of the National Institutes of Health, is funding research around the nation into possible adverse […]

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Insufficient sleep common among US adults, CDC report finds

Insufficient sleep common among US adults, CDC report finds

The Wall Street Journal (2/18, A3, McKay, Subscription Publication) reports that yesterday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report revealing that about one-third of adults in the US appear to be getting insufficient sleep. The AP (2/18, Stobbe) reports that “South Dakota has the largest proportion of residents who get at least seven hours of sleep each night,” […]