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1. Conducive to good health; salutary.
2. Healthy.

health′ful·ness n.
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Therefore, in an experimental shopping scenario where the healthfulness of a consumer's choices is represented by the healthfulness of his or her shopping basket, we predict the following:
One of the main pieces of evidence why Islam is the right religion is that it ensures the mental and physical healthfulness of its followers.
Consumers also have a keen interest in the healthfulness of fats and oils.
Farm-to-school initiatives aim to improve the quality and healthfulness of student meals through the inclusion of more fresh fruits and vegetables provided by local farmers.
Food and Drug Administration's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, used an online questionnaire distributed to 4,320 participants who rated products for their perceived healthfulness, help in weight management, and caloric content based on front-of-the-package-only claims and available NF panels.
IDPH's Iowans Fit for Life State Plan includes suggestions to make communities more "walkable;" tools to improve the healthfulness of restaurant menus, grocery store offerings, and vending machine options; a worksite wellness resource designed for small employers; and a school and community nutrition and physical activity intervention.
Surveys show that product healthfulness is a major consideration for consumers in making food purchases.
Stir-fries have an aura of healthfulness and a wonderful reputation
Participants rated the whole-soy and real fruit bar at managing hunger and cravings, taste, and perceptions of healthfulness.
With the Mediterranean Diet continuing to receive scientific support for its healthfulness, Oldways and the Mediterranean Foods Alliance (MFA) have announced Mediterranean Month to help consumers bring the diet into their daily meals.
Pizza Fusion combines a cutting edge concept, which we feel is the future of the restaurant industry, with an outstanding product offering that's superior in taste and healthfulness to its competitors,"added Georges Chaoul, business development manager at Samir Food Company.
And, they said that enhancing the nutritional quality and healthfulness of foods for children in schools, child care and similar settings "is a vital component of reforming the nation's health system, which is expected to be a priority for Congress and the new administration in the coming year.