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Study finds salt linked to elevated blood pressure, even with healthy diet

Sodium is found not only in salt, but also in a variety of foods such as bread, milk, eggs, meat and shellfish.

07 Mar 2018 8:11 AM

Low-cal vegetarian and Mediterranean diets may both help heart health

These aren’t the only diets that can promote heart health, however.

28 Feb 2018 8:55 PM

Systematic review examines potential health benefits of pear consumption

Pears are an excellent source of fiber.

14 Feb 2018 8:56 AM

New low-cost tool developed for bacteria detection in food, water

The tool could be used by cooks to test fresh fruits and vegetables, once available commercially.

24 Jan 2018 3:51 PM

Fruit juice can increase risk of type 2 diabetes

Fruit juice lacks fibre and contains high sugar.

01 Dec 2017 9:40 AM


Here's how you can help prevent dementia

Dementia is one of the most dangerous and distressing conditions anyone can face in their lives.

20 Nov 2017 10:52 AM

Eat more green leafy vegetables, fruits to live longer: Study

According to the study, people who eat more fruits and vegetables are 42 per cent less likely to develop the condition than those who don't.

20 Nov 2017 10:44 AM

Consuming fruits, vegetables can reduce risk for diabetes

The researchers therefore wanted to verify whether overall diet, according to its antioxidant capacity, is associated with diabetes risk.

11 Nov 2017 3:52 PM

Golden potato to deliver bounty of vitamins A and E

Provitamin A carotenoids are converted by enzymes into vitamin A that the body can use.

09 Nov 2017 6:31 PM

Pesticide exposure could be linked to infertility: Study

Here's what researchers discovered.

31 Oct 2017 3:19 PM


Baking soda can remove pesticides from apples: study

Washing could be one effective strategy to clean pesticides off produce, and it is standard practice in the food industry.

26 Oct 2017 9:04 PM

Improve eyesight naturally with these simple tips

These changes can go a long way.

31 Aug 2017 9:18 AM

Eating seasonal fruits, veggies cut down colon cancer risk, boost gut health

Researchers discovered a tribe in Savannah consuming seasonal foods do not get the common gut ailments that plague the Western world.

27 Aug 2017 1:27 PM

Here's why you should eat more peaches

We share ways in which peaches help replenish the skin with its nutrient value.

23 Aug 2017 11:07 AM


Men who eat veggies may smell more attractive to women

Research says odour is an important part of judging someone’s attractiveness, more so for women.

18 Aug 2017 10:12 AM

Who benefits from Mediterranean diet?

It suggests people with higher incomes experience the cardiovascular advantages associated with the diet.

01 Aug 2017 2:59 PM

This Monsoon, eat your way to a better health with these fruits

Our digestive system takes quite a beating during this season.

23 Jul 2017 11:35 AM

A plateful of clean food

All vegetables should be washed before we start cutting them

05 Mar 2017 6:54 AM