The Fruits and Vegetables are less nutritious these days, study suggests

You might not be eating the same fruits that your grandparents ate back in their days. A recent study has shown that the nutritious value of fruits and vegetables have undergone a drastic change over the past fifty years. Published on the HortScience journal, the study suggests that the fruits and vegetables are less nutritious…

Here is a connection between food advertisements and children

The television commercials have a huge impact on the society and this fact is overlooked most of the time. The easier target for the advertisers perhaps would be children. At such a younger age, the process of planting an idea is not that hard. According to a research conducted at the University of Liverpool in…

Why you should eat more strawberries

The sweet taste might be what pulls you towards strawberries. But that isn’t the only good thing about the fruit. It comes loaded with antioxidants and research has shown that these can eliminate the bad cholesterol from the body that could cause problems in the artery walls. Unlike most of the other fruits, the oxidants…

McDonald’s just came out with a molten chocolate pie

McDonald’s has debuted a molten chocolate pie in South Korea and it’s making the foodies drool. The new dish was introduced this past week and the foodies from South Korea are already posting pictures on Instagram. The new menu item is named the Rich Chocolate Pie and it is priced at $1.80. And it comes…

Germany just witnessed a huge Nutella heist

Yes, you read that heading right: Nutella Heist. Of all things, people are now stealing Nutella and that too in major quantities. Last week, the German police reported a theft of 20 tonnes of Nutella which is valued more than 50,000 euros. “Anyone offered large quantities of chocolate via unconventional channels should report it to…

Adult food allergies are on the rise as per research

A new research has found that adult food allergies are on the rise in the United States. The rise is so alarming that the reported cases have gone up nearly four times in the past ten years. The most allergy causing food item was found to be peanuts which constituted around 26y per cent of…

A fact about apple seeds that you should know

When we eat an apple, we either end up in taking the apple seeds or we throw them away. We never give much care to these small details as we are solely focused on the treat that we are enjoying. But did you know that the apple seeds contain ‘Cyanide’ which is poisonous in nature?…

Love to eat shrimp? Here are some facts you should know

The amount of shrimp that Americans consume per year is just whopping. The number goes beyond a billion pound mark. However, there are certain things that the foodies need to be aware of. A good portion of the shrimps that are imported into the United States is mislabeled on various grounds. To get the gravity…

Why you should drink cilantro juice

It might not sound like the tastiest treat out there, but coriander juice is known to aid weight loss. The green leaves are packed with nutrients which can help boost your metabolism and burn out the calories. This eventually leads to the elimination of unwanted fat from the body. The leaves are also known to…

You should avoid these food items if you are having kidney stones

Kidney stone is a problem that one in every ten person faces. The stone is formed when there is a mismatch between the proportion of solid waste and liquid waste in our body after digestion. This results in the formation of crystals that have the tendency to stick together and form larger stones. If you…

Beer can improve your creativity according to a new study

The Psychology Department at the University of Graz in Austria has come out with a study that links beer to creativity. A paper was published in the journal called Consciousness and Cognition and it suggests that drinking beer in moderation can improve boosts creative thinking and problem-solving skills. “Consumption of a low dose of alcohol…

In UK, Officials are calling for calorie reduction in popular food items

The United Kingdom seriously wants to tackle child obesity. In their latest move in the mission, the health officials have urged people to reduce the calories in popular food items such as pizzas and burgers. The officials are aiming to reduce the calories in various products and ingredients which will be sold across supermarkets, takeaways,…