Healthy tip of the day
JUICY FACT: OJ w/ pulp contains 30% more anti-inflammatory flavonoids & cancer-fighters than strained (no-pulp) type.
A Cheese ‘Product’ Gains Kids’ Nutrition Seal
Per the New York Times: "Kraft Singles, those individually wrapped slices of processed cheese that have long been a staple of school lunches, are the first product to earn a nutrition seal from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics." For the full story, click here.
Daily Weigh-Ins May Encourage Weight Loss
Per Reuters: "Getting on the scale every day may boost enthusiasm for healthy behaviors and lead to greater weight loss, according to a new U.S. study." For the full story, click here.
Tear Here for Dinner
Per Bloomberg: "This year, Blue Apron will ship 'well above' 1 million meals monthly. Plated and HelloFresh won’t release numbers, but if employee head counts are any indication, they’re a quarter and a tenth of the size, respectively. The newer services are even smaller, shipping fewer than 10,000 a month. Taken together, they make up a tiny slice of the almost 10 billion dinners eaten in the U.S. every month, but the companies are growing rapidly." For the full story, click here.
On a Night Out, More Friends Means More Drinks
Per Reuters: "For young people out on the town, having more friends come along in the group is tied to downing more drinks per hour, according to a new study." For the full story, click here.