Archive for September, 2008

They called, I answered. It got to me. (The Washington Post – 21 September 2008)

My personal essay, "They called, I answered. It got to me," appears in the Outlook section of the September 21st edition of the Washington Post.  Excerpt: When my husband deployed to Iraq for the second time in April, he left

Stevia products poised to transform beverage market (Nutritional Outlook – September 2008)

An article on the up-and-coming sweetener, Stevia, is the September 2008 cover story for Nutritional Outlook magazine. Excerpt:In the 2007 Health & Wellness Trends Database Report, the Natural Marketing Institute revealed that U.S. retail sales of health and wellness products

Novel ingredients target joint health (Nutritional Outlook – September 2008)

An article about ingredients that may soon make up your arthritis relief supplements appears in the September 2008 issue of Nutritional Outlook. Excerpt: Keeping joints healthy is often easier said than done.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

‘Feeding’ hormones affect more than hunger (BrainWork – September/October 2008)

An article about how feeding hormones like ghrelin and leptin work on the brain appears in the September/October issue of BrainWork. Excerpt: Ghrelin and leptin, hormones that regulate appetite and food intake, have been found also to influence depressive behaviors