health

What were the outcomes of the Second International Conference on…

More than half the world’s population is adversely affected by malnutrition. FAO and WHO recently held their second intergovernmental conference to address the world’s nutrition problems in the 21st…

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An infographic giving a broad picture of yogurt’s health benefits,…

The Yogurt in Nutrition Initiative for a Balanced Diet (YINI) has just published an infographic that sums up the most recent findings on the positive impact of yogurt consumption on obesity, diabetes and…

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Why home cooking is better for health – and how to help people…

Everyone would agree that eating home cooked meals is healthier than driving to the nearest fast-food restaurant or popping a ready meal in the microwave. But home cooking is still sparking debate in the…

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“Combining economic growth and public health”: Nicolas Gausserès…

During the 3rd edition of the Positive Economy Forum (September 24-26 ), Nicolas Gausserès, Director of Nutrition at Danone Nutricia Research, explained how Danone means to be part of the answer to public…

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Danone supports bone health for World Osteoporosis Day, and all…

October 20 is World Osteoporosis Day – the occasion to raise awareness on bone health and the underestimated prevalence of osteoporosis among men.

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The ozone layer is healing

A recent United Nations report brings us the news that the ozone hole is progressively disappearing, and that “ozone levels over most of the globe should recover to 1980 levels by 2050.” But our atmosphere…

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Dr Kavouras on hydration: “Adopting healthy habits early on can…

Following the 6th Hydration for Health Conference, Dr Stavros Kavouras tells us why hydration matters and explains the specificities of hydration in children.

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Biking or walking may be the secret to a happier life

People who walk or cycle to work reported better concentration and lower levels of stress, compared to people who drive a car.

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Planting trees has real health benefits, we should plant more of…

Planting trees relieves asthma and saves millions of dollars in health costs. More trees, stat!

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Activist fuels his bike tour with dumpster food to call attention…

By eating from dumpsters during his cycling tour across America, activist Rob Greenfield is hoping to draw attention to, and find solutions for, food waste.

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