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Avoid Those Shiny Waxy Apples: Easy Ways to Remove It

‘An apple a day, keeps the doctor away’ is an age old saying which still holds true, because Apples are full of dietary fibre, curb food cravings, and contain antioxidants called flavonoids which helps in preventing chronic diseases. But do

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Food Served on Trains Found to Be Unsafe and Unfit for Consumption

According to the annual audit report by India’s Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), it was found that food was contaminated and the packaged food and bottled items were had past the expiry date. It further added that the food was

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Lok Sabha Members Raise Concerns About Plastic Rice, Eggs and Sugar

Concerns were raised in the Lok Sabha over reports that plastic eggs, rice and sugar were being sold in the country to which the central government said that till now there was no case detected but the states were on

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Rich Indian Dads Responsible for Kids Gorging on Junk Food

India has the world’s second-highest number of obese children after China at 14.4 million, who are at high risk of childhood obesity related health problems. In a survey of junk-food intake among adolescents in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, researchers found that in homes

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Product Review: Parle Krack Jack

          Summary feedback Parle Krack Jack is one of India’s most popular sweet and salty tea time biscuits. It is known as a ‘light’, biscuit and consumed in large quantities in Indian households, but in a

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After Newspapers, Please Ban Plastics in Food

Plastics play an important part in food production, preparation and packaging. Most people use plastic cooking equipment, packaging, and also reheat the leftovers in plastic containers which give it that strange plastic taste, so much for convenience. There are potentially

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FSSAI to Address Concerns on Health Supplements and Nutraceuticals

India’s food safety watchdog FSSAI will address the concerns raised by the industry on new standards for 8 categories of products, which include health supplements and nutraceuticals.

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Kerala Food Commissioner Bans Wrapping Food in Newspaper

The Commissioner of Food Safety in Kerala has issued an order prohibiting the storage, distribution, and sale of food packed in printed packaging including newspapers. This order says that this kind of wrapping may cause slow poisoning due to the

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10 Ways Sugar is Secretly Hurting You

Nutritionists, health organizations, and health conscious people have, for decades, been using calories, fatty food, and nutrient proportions as being the deciding factors of a healthy diet. However, research has shown us that a healthy diet is actually defined by

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Low Fat and Sugar Free Food is Secretly Making You Unhealthy

Research conducted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the US, has concluded that no-fat or no-sugar, low-fat or reduced-salt labeling on food packaging may make consumers confident that they are buying healthy food before they make the

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