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Kids that have been diagnosed with or are at risk for chronic kidney disease participated in a special week-long summer cooking camp.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids with chronic kidney disease learned how to make delicious foods that they could actually eat as part of a week-long specialized cooking camp that focused on mastering the renal diet. The camp was created through a collaboration between Children’s Hospital of...
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American children are eating relatively little fish and shellfish in comparison to meat, according to a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
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May 20, 2019 - 4:50 pm
By Susan Scutti, CNN (CNN) - - The humble tuna sandwich, once a lunchbox staple, is making less frequent appearances in school cafeterias across the nation. American children are eating relatively little fish and shellfish in comparison to meat, according to a new report from the American Academy...
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Tyson is planning to start selling a plant-baesd protein this summer.
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May 06, 2019 - 5:47 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner, CNN Business (CNN) -- How big is the plant-based protein craze? Tyson Foods, one of the world's largest poultry, beef and pork producers, plans to start selling a meat substitute this summer. The product will first enter the market "on a fairly limited basis," CEO and...
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Food on table.
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April 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It is well known that what we eat can contribute to our development of health conditions that can impact our lives greatly. A new study has taken a look at...
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Fresh fruit sit wait to be picked up from their stands on the morning of the grand opening at Publix 1648 on Hwy 76 in Clarksville, Tenn.
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Lynne Adkins
April 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
WARRINGTON, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — If your spring allergies are already a problem, changing your diet could help stop the itching and sneezing. When the pollen counts soar and your allergies get annoying, it's best to eat a bland diet, according to Dr. Richard Smayda of AFC Urgent Care in Warrington...
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Dreamstime
March 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A major non-medical study is having an impact in the medical world. The study came from a survey of more than 1,300 people that showed more than three out...
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Dreamstime
February 26, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s a question that’s been debated for many years: Does eating breakfast help you lose weight? The most recent studies suggest that eating breakfast does...
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The School District of Philadelphia Headquarters.
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Mike DeNardo
February 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia school district Thursday highlights a nutrition program that has moved its focus beyond the classroom. A 2017 district survey showed 26 percent of students said they hadn't eaten any fruits and 28 percent had no vegetables the previous day. The...
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Dreamstime
January 22, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I am always trying to provide you with the best information regarding ways to improve your diet for better health. There are consistent points mentioned all the time...
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Dreamstime
January 06, 2019 - 9:54 pm
By Ben Tinker (CNN) -- There's no shortage of things people swore to leave behind in 2018: bad jobs, bad relationships, bad habits. But chances are, you're beginning 2019 with something you didn't intend: a few extra pounds. Every January, one of the top New Year's resolutions is to lose weight ...
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