Your Healthy Tip for the Day
To make the most out of your healthy salad lunch, add some fat! Skip the lemon juice dressing and opt for a vinaigrette. The fat helps your body absorb more vitamins from the vegetables. Other good options are 1/4 of an avocado or a hard-boiled egg.
WSJ: Dunkin Donuts Considers All Cage-Free Eggs
"Dunkin’ Donuts said Monday it will evaluate the feasibility of using eggs from uncaged hens only in all its restaurants and plans to change the type of pork it buys in the U.S. by 2022. It said that 10% of all eggs for breakfast sandwiches in the U.S. will be from cage-free hens by the end of next year." Click here to read the full story.
AP: Next-Generation GMOs: Pink Pineapples and Purple Tomatoes
"Cancer-fighting pink pineapples, heart-healthy purple tomatoes and less fatty vegetable oils may someday be on grocery shelves alongside more traditional products." Click here to read the full story.
SCIENCE DAILY: Marketing of Energy Drinks Placed on TV Channels That Appeal to Teens
"Though the Academy of Pediatrics advises against the consumption of energy drinks by teens, research finds that manufacturers market the bulk of their products on TV channels that likely appeal to teens." Click here to read the full story.