May 28, 2018

Folic acid can slash stroke risk for high blood pressure patients

NEWS Taking folic acid can slash high blood pressure patients’ stroke risk by almost three quarters, according to new research. COMMENT Global statistics show that in 2013 there […]
May 24, 2018

Mandatory GMO labeling moves step closer in the U.S.

NEWS The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has proposed new guidelines for labeling foods that contain genetically modified ingredients. COMMENT In recent years, multinational food and […]
May 23, 2018

World Health Organization aims to wipe out trans fats worldwide

NEWS The World Health Organization (WHO) has released a plan to help countries wipe out trans fats from the global food supply in the next five […]
May 22, 2018

Probiotics reduce cold symptoms

NEWS A study carried out in China has linked probiotic supplements to a reduction in flu-like symptoms. COMMENT Numerous scientific studies have shown benefits for probiotic […]