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New Statewide Survey Says 75% of Registered Colorado Voters in Favor of...


For Immediate Release     Contact: Rick Ridder, RBI Strategies & Research, tel 303.832.2444, rick@rbistrategies.com Steven Hoffman, Compass Natural Marketing, tel 303.807.1042, steve@compassnatural.com     New Statewide Survey Says 75% of Registered Colorado Voters in Favor of Mandatory GMO Labeling   An independent survey of 500 registered Colorado voters conducted by Denver-based RBI Strategies shows strong, broad support for requiring foods made with genetically modified, or GMO, ingredients to be labeled “Produced with Genetic Engineering” in Colorado.     DENVER (July 16, 2014) – Reflecting a June 2014 ABC News poll showing that a vast majority (93%) of Americans are in favor of mandatory GMO labeling,...
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Nutrition & Health Articles


Antioxidants, Omega-3s Can Help People with Anxiety and Depression


Nobel Laureate Linus Pauling, PhD, noted that the brain is especially sensitive to its nutritional environment, and deficiencies can affect mood far more quickly than they do the heart. Three recent medical journal reports described how some nutrients specifically influence mood.   Nutritionist Medhavi Gautam, PhD, of the Santokba Duriabhji Memorial Hospital in Jaipur, India, and her colleagues identified 40 patients with general anxiety disorder and 40 with depression, and then compared them with 20 healthy subjects, all of whom were between ages 20 and 60.   Blood tests showed that people with anxiety or depression had significantly lower levels of vitamins A, C, and E compared with the healthy subjects.   Gautam and her colleagues then asked the patients to take 1,000 mg...
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