Planning a summer picnic or barbecue? Bacteria multiplies rapidly at warm temperatures, so the U. S. Food and Drug Administration has compiled some food safety tips to help people avoid food poisoning during the summer months.
If you spend any time in a grocery store, it won’t take long to recognize that the majority of products are pre-packaged processed food. Cookies, crackers, and cereal are among the many foods that are packed with chemicals to extend the shelf life, while
Major depressive disorder affects nearly 14.8 million American adults! Depression is characterized by a loss of interest in activities that a person may have enjoyed, low energy, and a persistent feeling of loss or sadness.
Red wine has more health benefits than other types of alcohol. The antioxidants in red wine help protect the lining of blood vessels in your heart. Resveratrol is the key ingredient in red wine that helps prevent damage to blood vessels, reduces LDL ch
Choosing the right type of carbohydrate is instrumental to achieving long-term metabolic health, according to Goh Peen Ern, nutrition communication manager, Beneo-Institute. She was addressing participants at the 31st Nutrition Society of Malaysia Scient
While more than 160 foods can cause allergic reactions in people with food allergies, the law identifies the eight most common allergenic foods. These foods account for 90 percent of food allergic reactions, and are the food sources from which many other
Swiss food company Nestle isinvesting €80m in its infant nutrition facility in Nunspeet, The Netherlands
With the investment, the Nunspeet facility will be equipped with technically advanced machines for the production of infant specialities.
At the beginning of the year we took a tour of 6 incredible plants you might not have heard of. Diets worldwide – from forest roots and leaves such as the moringa in Africa and parts of Asia to cardoon, the close relative of the artichoke in Europe – are
Australian fast food chain, Oliver's Real Food is serving healthy alternatives and it is taking the country by storm. Oliver's Real Food serves breakfast, gourmet pita pockets, salads, fruit salads, snacks, soups & curries, sandwiches and even a variety o
A survey for consumption behavior of Taiwan's health foods shows that 37% people often take health foods, most of which is VC. And calcium tablet, xanthophyll are in the second place. People eat them for nutritional supplements, eliminating fatigue, and s
Around 1.5 million Australians have babies, and 1 in 5 of these parents bought baby food in the last four weeks, new retail data shows.Over the past two years, Roy Morgan Research spoke to almost 2000 parents across Australia with children from age zero t
Americans no longer rely only on dietary supplements for added nutrients. Whether heart-healthy cereals or yogurts for digestive health, functional foods and beverages are gaining traction with mainstream consumers.
Although the volume of baby food market in Malaysia only grew marginally over the last few years, the overall value has increased by over 60%. This is due to rising incomes, a decline in births and the trend towards super-premium and specialised baby food