Here is what eating an orange a day can do to your body

Is Orange part of your daily diet? If your answer is no, it’s about time you thought about including it in your diet. While we know how an apple a day can keep the doctor away, we often overlook the benefits of the fruit. A new study has revealed that eating one orange per day…

This app lets you share unwanted food items with your neighbour

With the threat of food waste increasing every day, the need to handle unwanted food items is on an all-time high. And this was the idea behind Olio which is a hyper-local food sharing application. Based out of the United Kingdom, the application and the website associated with it let you post pictures of unwanted…

After McDonald’s, Starbucks is set to do their bit for a greener earth

Starbucks is planning to do their bit towards a greener earth by getting rid of plastic straws. This comes just a week after McDonald’s announced that they will be completely stopping the usage of plastic straws in UK and Ireland. The announcement from Starbucks says that they will eliminate the usage of plastic straws by…

Increase the shelf life of Green Chillies with this simple trick

Increasing the shelf life of food items is necessary for avoiding a hole in your pocket. At the same time, it is important in the process of eliminating food waste. Every food item out there has its own path towards increased shelf life and Green chillies are no different. To increase their lifespan in the…

Weight Loss: The super drink you need to try

Weight loss methods often require plenty of hard work and time. The methods which don’t require these usually revolve around what you eat and how you eat it. As far as the second category is concerned, we are already aware of many food items that help up shed those pounds but one of the lesser-known…

Here is what the Acne on your face tell about your diet

Acne can be a major headache for everyone. But at the same time, it is one of the signs of an imbalanced diet. While we run busily to get rid of the condition using creams and other medication, we often overlook how simple changes in our diet can have an impact as well. For instance,…

Eating cotton balls? Here’s why people actually do it

Ever dreamt of eating Cotton balls? The answer would pretty much be a big ‘No’, but if you didn’t know, cotton balls are considered to be a food item for people who are trying to lose weight. It is one of the extreme weight loss diets in which people dip these balls in their favourite…

Why you should not drink water after eating cucumber

It might sound absurd, but it is recommended not to drink water after eating cucumber. Around 95 per cent of cucumber consists of water and it is one of the best food items for the summer as well. It gets you hydrated and the vitamins present in the food item boosts your body functions as…

Food during pregnancy: Avoid these fruits

The things we eat during the pregnancy period have a huge impact on the whole process of birth and even the baby. There are food items that you need to include in your diet and at the same time, there are food items that you should avoid at all costs. Surprisingly enough, some fruits fall…