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A Glass of Wine can Keep Tooth Decay and a Sore Throat at Bay
...et Valpolicella and Pinot Nero wine, the drink has ingredients
that can kill bacteria. "However, the drink's antibacterial qualities, although well- known by the ancient Romans, have been little investigated," the Daily Mail quoted Professor Gabriella Gazzani, as saying. "Overall, our findings seem to indica...
Beijing Says Food Safe for Olympic Athletes, Tourists
...acid, cancer-causing chemicals and other dangerous ingredients
in thousands of everyday foods sold domestically. Stung by the string of revelations, the Beijing government is working overtime to ensure that the 10,500 athletes and expected 550,000 foreign visitors to the Olympics are not scared off, or exposed...
Wordlist for Allergies to Help Cross-border Travellers
...here they can download a wordlist of more than 200 ingredients
, from nuts and shellfish to soya and gluten, that...in restaurants when ordering a meal and to compare ingredients
on food labels and packagings, say the compilers, from Wageningen University in the Netherlands. M...
Pre-packed Sandwiches Saltier Than Crisps
...content. The level of salt also increases with the ingredients
used in making the sandwiches such as cheese, bacon, ham etc. The salt content in them are quite high. Cashs nutritionist, Jo Butten, said that a sandwich was often the main constituent of one of three meals in the day, and so that fact that it con...
China Launches Food Safety Checks in Run-up to Olympics
...nge of Chinese-made exports, from toxic toothpaste ingredients
to faulty tyres, pet food and toxic seafood. China Thursday announced fresh measures to ensure substandard drugs are stopped from reaching stores. The nation's food and drug watchdog will have to abide by new regulations to improve transparency i...
Japanese Soak in Their Noodles
...sorts. Ramen lovers in bathing suits turned into ingredients
in the broth, jumping into the three tubs shaped like ramen bowls underneath noodle decorations hanging over their heads. "Customers may have been puzzled first, but I think they enjoyed it ... because the hot water smells good, like pepper," said ...
US FDA may Be Asked to Monitor Toxic Levels of Cigarettes
...co industry would not be allowed to manipulate the ingredients
like increase nicotine or decrease nicotine or whatever they do without disclosing it," said M. Cass Wheeler, chief executive officer of the American Heart Association. "The bill would put the burden of proof on industry to demonstrate to the FDA t...
Gaps In Food Safety Systems Must Be Plugged :UN
...ments as well as "the illegal or fraudulent use of ingredients
including unauthorized food additives or veterinary drugs for the recent spate of food safety incidents. During the last 12 months, an average of up to 200 food safety incidents per month were investigated by WHO and FAO to determine their public h...
Pureed Products Unnecessary and Harmful for Babies UK Expert
...many of which are organic or made with fresh local ingredients
to increase their appeal to parents. The pureed baby food industry in the UK is now worth more than 450 million - compared with 191 million in 1989. Mrs Rapley said: "Parents often think that their babies need something more than milk when they get...
US FDA Wants Vitamin Manufacturers to Test All Ingredients
...regulated. But now, addressing concerns over the ingredients
that go into the making of these supplements, the ...ng in a new rule making for mandatory tests of all ingredients
by the manufacturers themselves. Frequently it has been pointed out that in many cases these suppl...
Madonna "hooked" to Age-defying Dead Sea Ingredient Israeli Cream
... more top of the range creams but it's the Israeli ingredients
that have her hooked," the source added. The discovery follows criticism that Madonna has looked gaunt and hollow in recent weeks. According to medics the ageing process and inexorable work out sessions to keep in shape is having a bad effect on ...
India to Get a Taste of 'British' Curries
... recipe for success back in Britain is simple: use ingredients
that are readily available in stores, such as brea...e shows how to rustle up easy meals out of British ingredients
with added Indian spices. She has adopted the same technique here, albeit with different ingredien...
Shahnaz Hussain Takes Ayurveda to London's Harley Street
... application of Ayurveda. The treatments use plant ingredients
and natural substances, known for their powerful healing and skin rejuvenating properties, the release said. She added: "The curative aspect of Ayurveda cannot be ignored. We have seen the miraculous effects of Ayurveda on the skin." The franchis...
Sioux Herb Confirmed as Shield Against Colds
...e system against the cold virus. Its three major ingredients
are alkamides, chicoric acid and polysaccharides, but it is unclear whether these work by acting separately or together, or with the help of other constituents. And the authors sound a word of caution, saying more work needs to be done on the plant...
Travelers Beware: Is Your Medicine Really What the Doctor Ordered?
...rugs found around the world, but contain different ingredients
as well as varying dosage forms. Health professi...ould always ask their doctor for the generic name, ingredients
and the dosage when receiving a prescription in order to double-check that the drug being dispensed ...
China Uncovers Thousands of Dangerous Foods
...als that can cause cancer and many other dangerous ingredients
have been found in thousands of widely consumed foods in China, state press reported Wednesday. A nationwide investigation by China's food quality watchdog found products such as baby milk powder, rice, flour, meat, biscuits, seafood, soy sauce an...
Taking Low-calorie Soup Before Meal Will Help Cut Calories at Meals
...d whether the form of soup and the blending of its ingredients
also affected food intake and satiety. All of the ...and butter. However, the methods used to blend the ingredients
varied, so that the form of the soup changed. Soups tested included separate broth and vegetables, c...
FDA Advises Manufacturers to Test Glycerin for Possible Contamination
...ons, including the re-packaging and re-labeling of ingredients
like glycerin, must conform to current good manufacturing practice (CGMP). The guidance provides recommendations for complying with CGMP and is intended to help manufacturers, compounders, repackers, and suppliers avoid the use of glycerin that is co...
Thin People may Be Internally Fat
...sed diet foods often contained other fat-producing ingredients
such as overdose of sugar, vegetable oils and refined flour that increase internal fat. Researchers believe that thin people, who maintain their weight through diet restrictions rather than physical exercise, probably have major deposits of interna...
Vaporisers Make Marijuana Safe for Medicinal Use Compared to Smoking
... a temperature between 180 and 200C so that active ingredients
like tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are released from oils on the surface of the leaf. Actual combustion does not take place during the process. Several previous studies have shown that such devices do not produce harmful toxins released through smokin...
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