The recent fish fiasco across the country has again pushed the importance of food safety to the forefront, and as a result scientists and researchers are trying to look for alternatives to the harmful Formalin. Continue reading
Bauli Moonfills is a puff roll with chocolate cream filling. It has a high amount of added sugar at 23.2 gm per 100 gm pack and high sugar consumption can lead to diabetes and lifestyle diseases. It can also lead to childhood obesity and expose children to early onset lifestyle diseases. Continue reading
India’s food regulator The Food Safety and Standards of India (FSSAI) has issued a warning to people to stop eating Moong and Masoor dal being imported from Canada and Australia, as these contain residues of toxic herbicide Glyphosate, used by farmers to clear weeds. Continue reading
Unibic Fruit & Nut Snack bars contain a mix of cereals-(rice crisps, rolled oats), nuts, seeds, raisins, dates, black currants, cranberries.
We are disappointed to find that it contains edible vegetable fat, which is usually a term used for hydrogenated and partially hydrogenated fats, which are a source of trans fatty acids or “trans-fats”, which are harmful to health. Trans-fats increase the likelihood of heart disease, stroke, cancer and many other ailments. Continue reading
The festive season has kickstarted this year all over the country, and sweet cravings for gujiyas, barfis and kaju katlis are being felt by everyone.
But how do we know if the sweets purchased from outside are adulterated or not and safe for us and our family to have? Continue reading