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KIDS AND CAFFEINE

The majority of U.S. children, including preschoolers, consume caffeine, although intake is on the decline, according to a recent report from the Division of Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC and published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. The report, which looked at caffeine intake in 3,280 children and […]

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Posted on October 30, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health

ARTISANAL ICE??????????

FROM NPR Now that we’ve entered the “craft cocktail” era, drinks with double-digit price tags are just par for the course. And in many cities, there’s a decent chance that your fancy craft drink now comes with a large, crystal-clear cube or rectangle that melts unhurriedly in your glass. That’s right: Artisanal ice is a […]

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Posted on October 29, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
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PHILLY CREAM CHEESE CAVES………

Philadelphia Cream Cheese Caves into Pressure from Kosher Consumers By KT Staff Reporters CHICAGO — The cRc, one of the nation’s leading kosher certifiers, routinely mentioned it in a recent newsletter. Philadelphia changed its mind about making some of its products non-kosher. The company had earlier announced that certain varieties of Philadelphia Cream Cheese Spreads […]

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Posted on October 27, 2014 at 12:03 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Kosher News

EBOLA FEARS AND CHOCOLATE

UPDATE 2-Hershey says U.S. cocoa stocks will last ‘well into next year’ By Luc Cohen Oct 17 (Reuters) – U.S. chocolate manufacturer Hershey said on Friday that U.S. cocoa stocks are high enough to prevent disruption to supplies well into 2015, playing down concerns that Ebola in West Africa could roil the $12 billion global […]

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Posted on October 24, 2014 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: General Topics, Health