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[District of Columbia] 2014 FDLI Annual Conference April 23-24, 2014

Join us to hear from the Honorable Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States; FDA Commissioner Hamburg; FDA Office of the Commissioner Leslie Kux; FDA Chief Counsel Elizabeth Dickinson; FDA Center Directors Bernadet
Food and Drug Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2014 17:55
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Universal Corporation Announces New Business to Produce Innovative Food Ingredients

its new subsidiary, Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients, Inc. The new business will utilize advanced technology to produce high quality food grade dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products. Initially the business will focus upon value added ingr
PR Newswire
added Apr 17, 2014 04:28
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The Scary New Evidence on BPA-Free Plastics / And the Big Tobacco-style campaign to bury it.

when tobacco companies agreed to drop deceptive marketing practices under a settlement agreement with 46 states, many of the scientists and consultants on the industry's payroll transitioned seamlessly into defending BPA.
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 9, 2014 10:10
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Cigarette Smoking and Obesity are Associated with Decreased Fat Perception in Women (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

The ability to perceive fat and sweetness in and derive pleasure from foods is particularly compromised in obese women who smoke, which could contribute to excess calorie intake in this population already at high risk for cardiovascular and metabolic dise
Obesity
added Apr 9, 2014 06:23
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Smoking may impair perception of high-fat and sweet foods

found that regardless of cravings for sugary or high-fat foods, obese women were less likely than others to perceive such tastes, and therefore were more likely to take in more calories. The findings of the study are published in the journal Obesity. Fo
The State Column
added Apr 7, 2014 16:55
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[UK] Men who smoke regularly before their teens have fatter sons

The effect was not seen in the sons of men who started smoking later, suggesting boys are particularly sensitive to environmental exposures before the start of puberty.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 3, 2014 15:08
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[UK] Study: Men who started smoking as boys could be more likely to father obese sons

Men who started to smoke before the age of 11 are more likely to have overweight teenage boys compared to men started smoking later in life or who have never smoked at all, a study has found.
The Independent (uk)
added Apr 3, 2014 15:06
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[UK] Don't let vaping, obesity and boozing become norms

Sally Davies, chief medical officer for England, thinks society needs to wake up to problems with body weight, drinking and e-cigarettes
New Scientist
added Apr 2, 2014 12:07
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Cigarette smoking and obesity are associated with decreased fat perception in women [FREE FULL TEXT]

The ability to perceive fat and sweetness in and derive pleasure from foods is particularly compromised in obese women who smoke, which could contribute to excess calorie intake in this population already at high risk for cardiovascular and metabolic dis
Obesity
added Apr 1, 2014 13:25
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Cigarette Smoking May Lead to Excess Fat, Calorie Consumption in Women with Obesity, Study Finds

Cigarette smoking may blunt fat and sweetness perceptions among female smokers with obesity, leading to higher consumption of fat and sugar for more intense flavor, researchers report. The study, "Cigarette smoking and obesity are associated with decrease
PR Newswire
added Apr 1, 2014 13:22
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