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Drink more fluids during exercise
...ot more than eight per cent of carbohydrate. Avoid additives
like caffeine, guarana, and - especially - ephedra (this herb is linked to known health problems). Don't go for carbonated drinks or those high in sugar either....
The Central Government of India had issued a list of approved ingredients for use in ayurvedic, siddha, unani drugs
...rnment of India has now issued a list of permitted additives
,preservatives// and antioxidants with their corre...manufacturing units should maintain the records of additives
used in various processes and dosage preparation....
NY Health Dept Bans 3 Ayurveda Drugs
...he National Academies recommends that certain food additives
contain no more than 2 ppm (parts per million) of lead and no more than 1 ppm of mercury," the DOHMH said in a release. The three medicines identified by the deparment are - Jambrulin (24,300 ppm of Lead), made by Unjha Ayurvedic Pharmacy and used f...
Parents, More Cautious On Food Allergies
...void certain foods like cow's milk, wheat, eggs or additives
due to parents compulsion - Dr. Taraneh Dean of the University of Portsmouth and her colleagues finds. Researchers reported in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology as only 2 – 6% infants were confirmed to have hypersensitivity. About 96...
Wall's To Develop Low-fat Ice-cream Using Fish Blood
...more natural 'real' food diet, where in artificial additives
are removed. But officials at the Unilever believe the benefits of low-fat ice cream could prevail over any doubts about GM. It was explained that the blood protein is originally extracted from an eel-like ocean pout fish, which uses the protein to...
Antibacterial Products Ensure Food Safety and Health
... ? A 10-year prospective analysis of a ban on feed additives
for growth promotion for swine estimated that in the first year net profits would decrease $4.17 per head finished. ? A cattle study assumed that a ban of human-use antibiotics from use in animal growth promotion would result in a cost increase of ...
Fine Polymer Scaffolding – a Boon for Skin Reconstructio
...of encouraging skin cell growth have used chemical additives
and other elaborate techniques to produce scaffolds, but their success has been limited. We've found that skin cells are actually very 'smart' – it's in their DNA to sort themselves into the right arrangement. They just need a comparatively uncomplic...
Complete Ban on Fizzy Drinks in Schools
...tooth decay as well as brimming with controversial additives
such as aspartame. She added, "A can of Diet Coke contains about 45mg of caffeine and some kids are drinking two or three cans a day. That's a hell of a lot of caffeine, and that's why we're getting hyped-up, anxious children." She opined that ...
Compost Tea And Safety
...elines. "Use of supplemental nutrients and other additives
to produce compost tea gives even a few pathogenic bacteria a growth boost, so testing of the final tea before spraying may be necessary to ensure the absence of human pathogens," said Ingram. The complete report can be found at: www.ams.usda.gov/...
Cereal Bars Slammed for More Sugar Than Sweet Snacks
...important nutrients. Jordans said that artificial additives
were needed to further cut fat, but this was not an option they considered because the firm uses only natural ingredients. It added that 87 per cent of the fat was 'good' fats essential for health. NLA...
Brain disorders caused by Industrial chemicals
...veral prevention programs like elimination of lead additives
in gasoline. Several hindrances to such programs have been identified in this study. The authors say, "Of the thousands of chemicals on the market, fewer than half have been subjected to even token laboratory testing for toxicity." New chemicals sh...
Celebrating Christmas With Wine – The Elixir of the God
...ndowed to ferment completely on their own, without additives
like enzymes, acids, nutrients or extra sugars. The method adopted to make wines, called ‘vinification’, segregates wines into distinct types. Wines are categorized as ‘sparkling’, ‘still’, ‘fortified’, ‘rosé’, and ‘blush’. Wine gets its color not ...
Plum School Students Set the Trend in Healthy Eating
...es the first in the nation to use alternative food additives
that help promote healthy food habits among children. Says Agriculture Secretary Dan Glickman ,"A consumer who normally eats 3,500 calories a day could cut as many as 700 calories by eating the same kinds of food in the same volume, but adding abou...
Banned Additives Found in Children’s Medicine
A mix of additives
which are banned from food and drinks are containe...e did not have any harmful additives. The common additives
present in these drugs cause diarrhea, skin rashes, stomach upsets and allergic reactions. They also...
Chinese Chilli Flunks Food Safety Tests
...ailed safety tests, due mainly to excessive colour additives
and the presence of sulphur dioxide. China last ...he highest-profile cases, pet food contaminated by additives
originating in China is suspected of killing thousands of dogs and cats in the United States. The pe...
Scientists Create Fire-proof, Eco-friendly Plastic
...tiles and countless household items. Some of these additives
have been showing up in dust in homes and offices,...ylene has a char yield of zero), so fire-retardant additives
are mixed inthese often are halogenated molecules that contain reactive chemicals such as chlorine, ...
Soft Drink Additive Could Cause Cell Damage
... other soft-drinks manufacturers, we will only use additives
that are thoroughly tested and approved for use in...sh Soft Drinks Association described the safety of additives
as "an area" for the Food Standards Agency. The FSA said additives
had been approved by the European...
Pollution Induced Cancer Emerges as Top Killer in China
...ter pollution combined with widespread use of food additives
and pesticides made cancer the top killer in China...rioration in air quality. In addition, farmers use additives
on pigs, poultry and vegetables to make them grow faster, said Chen, adding that reports on "cancer ...
Tea Pill, Tea Cola Hitting Markets Soon
...ea extracts, Tea Cola contains certain permissible additives
and some sweeteners. "The idea to develop Tea Cola is nothing but value addition to tea. The idea is to cut into the bottled mineral water market - a litre of Tea Cola would definitely be cheaper than a bottle of water," Hazarika noted. The product...
Lead Scare Causes Thomas to Derail
...s in the United States were poisoned from pet food additives
made in China, one of a series of incidents that have exposed lax controls in Beijing's food quality control system. "At this time, there have been no reports of illness or injury as a result of this issue," the company said Wednesday in a written ...