FOOD NEWS

August 16, 2018  -  A new study looks at how having breakfast before a morning workout affects the body during and after exercise — especially its ability to metabolize food.

August 15, 2018  -  A watermelon allergy is rare, and symptoms include coughing, hives, and stomach cramping. A person can treat a mild allergic reaction with over-the-counter medication, but serious reactions may require emergency treatment. Learn more about an allergy to watermelon and how to handle it here.

August 15, 2018  -  Strict diets can be challenging to follow, and people may not always have the time or ability to exercise. However, a variety of simple lifestyle changes can help people lose weight and improve their health. These include taking probiotics, getting enough sleep, and thoroughly chewing food. Learn more here.

August 15, 2018  -  There is a persistent myth that the popular drink Mountain Dew kills sperm cells. Some people incorrectly think components of the drink, including caffeine and tartrazine, affect male fertility. This is not true. Learn more about what other factors to do with a person’s health might affect fertility here.

August 15, 2018  -  San Diego-based BlueNalu - which aims to make a splash in the cellular aquaculture field with cell-cultured seafood products â has raised $4.5m in a seed round led by New Crop Capital and joined by a coalition of 25 venture organizations and individuals from the US, the UK, Hong Kong, Israel, and Luxembourg.