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Mayo Clinic Announces NEAT Product Certification

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sept. 17, 2013  — Products that help motivate and track non-exercise activity may be eligible for NEAT product certification and to use the NEAT trademark from Mayo Clinic Non Exercise Activity Thermogenesis, known as NEAT™, focuses on the daily calories a person burns while doing normal, non-exercise activity. Examples of these [...]

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Mayo Clinic Expert Available to Comment on New York Soft Drink Ban

The following Mayo Clinic obesity experts are available to comment on Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ban on super-sized soft drinks in New York: Michael Jensen, M.D., endocrinologist and obesity researcher who says: "Sweetened soft drinks, especially in excess, are essentially empty calories. There's no nutritional benefit except if you need a [...]

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