Kids’ Protein Supplement Shown to Support Healthy Growth

Tel Aviv, Israel—A new supplement for preadolescent boys has been shown in a clinical trial to support healthy growth and development, according to a press release from Nutritional Growth Solutions, Ltd., makers of Grow Daily Boys 10+ protein drink powder.

The 12-month, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study was published in Acta Paediatrica. It included two stages. Stage 1, which took place for the first six months, was a double-blinded intervention with nutritional formula or placebo. Stage 2, which took place from months 6-12, was an open-label extension wherein all 160 participants took the nutritional formula.

The supplement contains about

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Capito, Manchin Announce $704k to Support Local Farmers, Encourage Healthy Food Purchases among Snap Participants

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, today announced $650,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to the West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition for the West Virginia Lettuce Support SNAP Stretch project. This funding is allocated through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2021 and will work to incentivize and increase the purchase of fruits and vegetables among families participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The project also supports both local West Virginia farmers and families by allowing their SNAP dollars to

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