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New study outlines benefits of nutritional supplement use in college students

Posted January 26, 2014

Habits acquired during young adulthood are crucial in fostering lifelong health. Unfortunately, some college students fall into nutrient-deficient diets that leave them at risk for developing chronic disease later in life. Researchers at the University of Connecticut sought to test the role of dietary supplement use in addressing nutritional deficiencies among this population.

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Student Graduation Rates Positively Impacted By Transcendental Meditation

Posted June 11, 2013

A new study published in the June 2013 issue of the journal Education (Vol. 133, No. 4)* shows practice of the Transcendental Meditation® technique was associated with higher graduation rates, compared to controls.

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Parental Communication Improves Students’ Diet And Physical Activity

Posted May 20, 2013

College students eat more fruits and vegetables and exercise more on days when they communicate more with their parents, according to researchers at Penn State.

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Study: Probiotics Help Students Recover From the Common Cold Quicker

Posted October 1, 2012

A new study which will be published in the acknowledged scientific journal British Journal of Nutrition indicates that daily intake of Chr. Hansen’s probiotics will help students recover from the common cold quicker.

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Sugar beet extract may stabilise natural blues: Study

Posted April 30, 2012

Pectin isolated from sugar beet could boost industry use of natural blue colours by improving the formation and stability of blue hues from anthocyanins, say researchers.

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