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Are Teens Consuming Enough Fiber?

The daily recommended fiber intake for males is 38 grams and 25 grams for females. But new findings published in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition show that a majority of teens are eating far less fiber than they should, which may increase their risk in adulthood for diabetes and hypertension, reports Reuters. For the… Read More »

FDA warns against consuming liquid nitrogen-prepared foods

The FDA issued a warning Friday against eating liquid nitrogen-prepared food. Fans of the popular “Dragon’s Breath” snack, the treat infused with liquid nitrogen that allows you to blow smoke after eating it, should think twice before consuming the controversial food, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned on Thursday. “The FDA has become aware… Read More »