Grain science, nutrition researchers study effects of starch on human health – High Plains Journal

Grain science, nutrition researchers study effects of starch on human healthHigh Plains JournalKansas State University researchers have received a three-year, $450,486 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to study the relationships between the digestion of starch and its effect on human health, particularly diet-related disorders such … Read more: www.hpj.com

Demi Lovato Just Burst Into Song At The Democratic National Convention

Demi Lovatogave a speech at the Democratic National Convention — and then violated into song. Lovato haspublicly supportedHillary Clintonthrough this year’s presidential election. Back in January, she officially began campaigning for Clinton. She has appeared at Clinton events and spoken proudly about her. But Hillary isn’t the only aspect of politics that interests her. Lovato…

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ summer fruit recipes

Sharp and sweet gooseberries are great in savoury dishes, too Sadly, the two gooseberry bushes we planted in the small flowerbed at the front of our home havent liked their position: one has given up the ghost altogether, while the other is sickly and barely hanging on. My mothers goosegogs, meanwhile, which were inherited from…

Nurses for Newborns continues to help at-risk infants get a healthy start – St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis Public Radio Nurses for Newborns continues to help at-risk infants get a healthy startSt. Louis Public RadioThey aim to prevent child abuse and neglect by providing nursing visits which promote healthcare, education and positive parenting skills. The organization serves families in the St. Louis region, with its second office in Nashville, Tennessee. Between…

Center brings wellness practices together – Oneonta Daily Star

Oneonta Daily Star Center brings wellness practices togetherOneonta Daily StarAt Southside Chiropractic, Joe and Shirley Rufrano work alongside Dr. Ben Cotter, a chiropractor who joined the practice roughly a year ago. That practice, located in a retrofitted historic 1825 stone house, offers traditional chiropractic services and … Read more: www.thedailystar.com

University Admits Chocolate Milk Doesn’t Alleviate Consequences Of Concussions

Scientists are just beginning to understand the effects and potential long-term damage of head trauma on the brain, but of all the things we don’t know about head traumata, we know this for certain: Chocolate milk doesn’t help improve cognitive functions in people who’ve had concussions. One group of university researchers, however, tried to stake…