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  • How Methodists Invented Your Kid's Grape Juice Sugar High

    09/24/2016 9:04:55 AM PDT · by NRx · 31 replies
    Christianity Today ^ | 09-23-2016 | Luke T. Harrington
    It’s weird to think about, but a lot of the things we take for granted are almost shockingly recent inventions. The can opener didn’t exist until 1870—nearly a full century after canned food was first produced (people ate so much canned food that year, you guys). Doors have been around forever, but doorknobs weren’t invented until 1878 (and people were finally able to leave their houses). And grape juice?
  • O.J Simpson's Life Behind Bars: 'He's A Broken Man,' Says Former Business Manager

    02/05/2016 1:59:39 PM PST · by Huntress · 80 replies ^ | 2/5/16 | Unattributed
    O.J. Simpson has spent the past eight years locked up in Nevada's Lovelock Correctional Center for his role in the 2007 armed robbery and kidnapping of a Las Vegas sports memorabilia dealer. He is not fairing well, his former business manager, Nick Pardo, tells PEOPLE exclusively. "He's a broken man," says Pardo. "He's really becoming a recluse and doesn't want to talk to anybody, including his own family." Adds Pardo, "He just wants to serve his time and part of him knows the only way to do that is to forget the outside world exists, which is hard to do...
  • Juice Is the Root of Our Obesity Problem

    09/20/2015 1:45:35 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 50 replies
    Time ^ | Sept. 18, 2015 | Penelope Leach
    WHAT COMMON PRACTICE WILL HORRIFY OUR KIDS SOMEDAY?It puts babies' overall nutrition at risk Question Everything IconMany families are trying to reduce their soda intake but manufacturers are fighting back with “no added sugar” formulations and “fruit” drinks. So far, they’re winning. A drink of diluted fruit juice is the routine afternoon snack of many babies. It’s often the good stuff: pure juice. No nasty preservatives, more vitamin C than necessary and no added sugar. But you don’t have to add sugar to make fruit juice sweet—that’s why babies prefer it to water. And because they prefer it, it becomes...
  • New York City limits juice in day cares

    03/24/2015 10:44:04 AM PDT · by ConservativeInPA · 32 replies
    MyFoxNY ^ | Mar 24, 2015 | LUKE FUNK
    Health officials in New York City are cutting the amount of just (juice) that can be served in day care centers and raising the age of children who can drink it. In new rules published this week, the Health Code limits the amount of juice a child can drink a day at 4 ounces. The old rules allowed 6 ounces a day. Children must now also be 2-years-old to be served juice. The old rules allowed children as young as 8-months old to be served juice. The city cites USDA recommendations that the majority of a child's recommended fruit servings...
  • Watermelon Juice Prevents Aching Muscles

    07/28/2013 9:59:38 AM PDT · by neverdem · 38 replies
    Chemical & Engineering News ^ | July 25, 2013 | Erika Gebel
    Food Chemistry: The amino acid L-citrulline found in the fruit could help athletes avoid muscle soreness after a hard workoutBefore taking a long bike ride on a hot summer day, have some watermelon: The juicy fruit may ward off muscle pains. Researchers report that people who drank watermelon juice before exercising felt less sore the next day than those who drank a pink placebo beverage (J. Agric. Food Chem. 2013, DOI: 10.1021/jf400964r). They also found that cells absorb the presumed active ingredient, L-citrulline, more readily from unpasteurized watermelon juice than from plain water spiked with the compound, suggesting the natural...
  • How did Israeli pencils reach Saudi chain?

    12/28/2011 10:40:27 AM PST · by bayouranger · 9 replies ^ | 12-28-11 | Ofer Petersburg
    Saudi authorities are investigating how Israeli pencils reached one of the kingdom's biggest retail chains. The Kravitz chain, which markets the pencils in Israel, was surprised to hear about the affair stirring up the Gulf kingdom. It turns out that Abu Rialin, a Saudi chain which offers all of its items for two riyals, is selling one of Kravitz's most popular products – a set of 12 pencils with an eraser. The pencils are sold with the Kravitz logo in Hebrew and without any attempt to conceal the fact that they are made in Israel. Kravitz learned about the incident...
  • Feds Allow Arsenic in Apple Juice?

    12/06/2011 5:28:07 AM PST · by Kaslin · 36 replies ^ | December 6, 2011 | Chuck Norris
    This past year, I started writing a health and fitness column through, titled "C-Force." It is no surprise that in researching for that column, I've discovered repeat offenses of food and beverage tampering by the federal government. But arsenic in apple juice?Dr. Oz received significant flak when he reported in September that "some of the best-known brands of apple juice contain arsenic." Since then, however, Oz has been redeemed and his claims substantiated!After Oz's initial comments, Dr. Richard Besser, a 13-year veteran of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and ABC News' chief health and medical editor, publicly...
  • AIPAC to members: Don't boo Obama

    05/19/2011 3:45:25 PM PDT · by tobyhill · 39 replies · 1+ views
    Globe ^ | 5/19/2011 | Dagoni and Lilach Weismann
    AIPAC President Lee Rosenberg has sent an e-mail to delegates not to boo President Barack Obama during his speech to the AIPAC annual policy conference on Sunday. "We ask that you act and react to every speech, address, and briefing, that will be offered as part of the conference program in only the most positive manner," Rosenberg wrote. Rosenberg's e-mail is clearly targeted at responses to Obama's speech, as there is no concern that the AIPAC delegates will heckle Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu or other Israeli speakers.
  • Restaurant gives Fla. toddler sangria, not juice

    04/14/2011 10:18:16 AM PDT · by greatdefender · 25 replies
    LAKELAND, Fla. – Olive Garden restaurants are making changes after a toddler was served alcoholic sangria instead of orange juice at a Florida location. News of the incident comes after an Applebee's in Michigan accidently served a margarita to another toddler. Orlando, Fla.-based Darden Restaurants says the mix-up happened March 31 in Lakeland. Jill VanHeest says she took her 2-year-old son Nikolai to the hospital after his eyes turned red and dilated and he began acting up. She said he was given fluids and released a couple hours later with no lasting effects.
  • Tiger Woods on Steroids?: You Be The Judge

    12/15/2009 6:01:25 PM PST · by Frantzie · 57 replies · 2,881+ views
    Bleacher Report ^ | December 15, 2009 | Sven Klemencic
    We thought the worst for Tiger was behind him, or, at the very least, that no closet was big enough to hold any more skeletons. Looks like we were wrong—remember, Tiger owns more than a few houses, and more than a few closets. Behind door number—which one are we on now?—is the revelation that the doctor who treated Woods after his knee injury has been indicted in a doping scandal by the FBI, and is accused of treating athletes with steroids.
  • OJ with Breakfast? Repent!

    11/11/2009 7:11:27 AM PST · by Still Thinking · 46 replies · 947+ views
    Consumer ^ | November 9, 2009
    America’s self-anointed food police have a new punching bag in their obesity crusade: fruit juice. We’re not making this up. The Los Angeles Times reported yesterday that a growing number of dietary do-gooders are now pointing their fingers at juice as a culprit for fattening waistlines:The inconvenient truth, many experts say, is that 100% fruit juice poses the same obesity-related health risks as Coke, Pepsi and other widely vilified beverages. … [I]t's time juice lost its wholesome image, these experts say."It's pretty much the same as sugar water," said Dr. Charles Billington, an appetite researcher at the University of Minnesota....
  • It's time fruit juice loses its wholesome image, some experts say

    11/09/2009 10:53:01 AM PST · by Arec Barrwin · 53 replies · 1,325+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | November 9, 2009 | Karen Kaplan
    It's time fruit juice loses its wholesome image, some experts say Compared with soda, juice carries more calories and as much sugar. There's also evidence that high consumption increases the risk of obesity, especially among kids. By Karen Kaplan November 8, 2009 To many people, it's a health food. To others, it's simply soda in disguise. That virtuous glass of juice is feeling the squeeze as doctors, scientists and public health authorities step up their efforts to reduce the nation's girth. It's an awkward issue for the schools that peddle fruit juice in their cafeterias and vending machines. It's uncomfortable...
  • Beetroot juice 'boosts stamina'

    08/09/2009 5:35:45 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 44 replies · 2,106+ views
    bbc ^ | 6 August 2009
    Drinking beetroot juice boosts stamina and could help people exercise for up to 16% longer, a UK study suggests. A University of Exeter team found nitrate contained in the vegetable leads to a reduction in oxygen uptake - making exercise less tiring. The small Journal of Applied Physiology study suggests the effect is greater than that which can be achieved by regular training. Beetroot juice has previously been shown to reduce blood pressure.
  • We Need a Better Class of Jew Haters

    01/07/2009 3:55:49 AM PST · by moneyrunner · 7 replies · 431+ views
    The Virginian ^ | 1/6/2009 | Moneyrunner
  • 'Death to All Juice' (Hilarious pic of illiterate NY moonbat at protest)

    12/29/2008 4:20:41 PM PST · by atomic conspiracy · 114 replies · 6,808+ views
    Little Green Footballs ^ | 12-29-08 | Charles Johnson
    A classic picture of numb-skulled hatred from the pro-Palestinian demonstration in Manhattan yesterday. (Larger image here.)
  • Photos of the Day: Stay Classy Juice

    10/04/2008 1:08:42 PM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 53 replies · 1,906+ views
    O.J. Simpson's sister Carmelita Durio lies on the floor after collapsed following a verdict of guilty on all counts is read following Simpson's trial at the Clark County Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas on Friday, Oct. 3, 2008. The verdict comes 13 years to the day after Simpson was acquitted of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman
  • Russian woman put on trial in Dubai for drinking juice in public

    09/24/2008 2:37:40 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 23 replies · 1,591+ views
    Pravda ^ | 9/23/08
    A 28-year-old Russian female, who visited Dubai on a tourist visa, and a 30-year-old male citizen of Lebanon, a salesman in a local store, were put on trial for drinking juice in a public place in the daytime during Muslim fasting. The police caught the two people red-handed at a gas station in Dubai, reports with reference to Gulf News. In accordance with the Federal Penal Code of the United Arab Emirates, a public intake of food and beverages during daytime hours of the month of Ramadan is forbidden by Article 313. The article stipulates the punishment in the...
  • Broccoli Juice 'Better Than Sunscreens'

    10/23/2007 12:46:49 PM PDT · by blam · 17 replies · 139+ views
    Broccoli juice 'better than sunscreens' Last Updated: 2:41am BST 23/10/2007 Broccoli juice is better than conventional sunscreens when it comes to protecting against the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays, research has shown. Tests on six volunteers exposed to pulses of UV radiation showed the extract reduced sunburn symptoms by up to 78 per cent. Conventional sunscreens used in the same experiments were essentially ineffective. The ointment was made from extracts of three-day-old broccoli sprouts rich in protective compounds called sulphoraphanes. Unlike a normal sunscreen, it does not absorb UV light to prevent it entering the skin. Instead, it works inside the...
  • O.J. Simpson Co-Defendant Agrees to Testify in Robbery Case

    10/15/2007 9:13:32 AM PDT · by kellynla · 10 replies · 104+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | October 15, 2007 | staff
    LAS VEGAS — A co-defendant in the O.J. Simpson armed robbery case told a judge today he would plead guilty to a felony and testify against Simpson and four others in the hotel room theft of sports collectibles from two memorabilia dealers. The plea agreement with Charles Cashmore, 40, of Las Vegas ups the ante in the prosecution of Simpson. Cashmore can testify that guns were involved in the Sept. 13 confrontation with two sports memorabilia dealers at a Las Vegas casino hotel room, his lawyer said. Simpson and his lawyers have denied guns were in the room. "In District...
  • Handyman Says O.J. Simpson Threatened To Kill Him

    09/24/2007 5:03:40 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 25 replies · 77+ views
    cbs4 ^ | 9-24-07
    Handyman Says O.J. Simpson Threatened To Kill Him New York Post Reports Incident Happened Last July Police Described It As A 'Verbal Dispute' Peter D'Oench Reporting (CBS4) O.J. Simpson’s legal troubles in Las Vegas apparently are not the only run in with the law the former football star has had this year. The New York Post is reporting that last July Simpson accused a handyman he had hired to work on his Kendall home of sleeping with his girlfriend Christie Prody. The paper reports on July 29th, Simpson and Prody drove to the home of 42-year old Janos Gonzalez to...