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unhealthful

(ŭn-hĕlth′fəl)
adj.
Causing or conducive to poor health; unwholesome.
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Ludwig: Industrial trans fat, enthusiastically marketed as a healthful replacement for saturated fat in the latter half of the 20th century, is now recognized to be highly unhealthful due to its adverse effects on multiple cardiovascular disease (CVD) [8] risk factors.
A recent study compared the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in those eating more plant foods than animal foods and in those eating more "healthy plant foods" compared to those eating "less healthy plant foods." Researchers developed a "plant-based diet index," a "healthful plant-based diet index," and an "unhealthful plant-based diet index." Healthy plant foods included whole grains, beans, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and vegetable oils.
The Willamette Valley can still trap smoke from forest fires, as this week's unhealthful conditions showed.
Researchers say deaths related to insufficient healthier foods and nutrients are as substantial as those related to excess unhealthful foods and nutrients.
Canola is a rapeseed variety that was traditionally bred to have lower levels of unhealthful erucic acid.
"If an individual believes weight to be outside of the influence of diet and exercise, she or he may engage in more behaviors that are rewarding in the short term, such as eating unhealthful foods and avoiding exercise, rather than healthful behaviors with more long-term benefits for weight management," wrote study authors Dr.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Getting patients to abandon unhealthful behaviors to better control diabetes can be hard, and sometimes the clinician is the problem, according to behavioral psychologist William H.
Breathing secondhand smoke is certainly unhealthful, particularly for young people, and smokers should not smoke in the company of children.
Of course it is in the interest of public health to institute programs that improve unhealthful childhood patterns, noted Dr.
She also refers to Piet Mondrian as an architect; admittedly, Mondrian's assertion that abstract interior design calls for "new people" reveals an attitude from which Rault launches her case that one of the main purposes of modern architecture was to purge society of unhealthful living (27).
In a society that portrays anorexics as willful young women who diet for vanity, it is easy to encourage unhealthful eating behaviors in children and teenagers.
Our mission is to eliminate hunger as well as unhealthful lifestyles that result in obesity and associated diseases; like diabetes and heart disease by giving kids, their families and communities the tools to make healthy choices.