FOOD NEWS

August 11, 2018  -  A pinworm infection is a common worm infection in children and those living in close quarters. If a person believes that they have a pinworm infection, it is best to seek medical attention initially. A person can then also try a variety of home remedies, such as coconut oil and garlic, as complementary treatments.

August 11, 2018  -  The biggest variety of radish on the planet may harbor chemicals that can reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. A new study investigates.

August 10, 2018  -  Sesame seeds and oil are common ingredients in a variety of dishes. However, researchers estimate that hundreds of thousands of people have a sesame allergy. Many food manufacturers do not list sesame by name in their ingredients, even if it is present, so it is vital to know which foods to avoid or eat with caution.

August 10, 2018  -  Hypoglycemia occurs when a person's blood sugar levels drop too low. It can cause dizziness, confusion, and loss of consciousness, among other symptoms. While diabetes is the most common cause of hypoglycemia, it can result from other medical conditions. Learn about them here.

August 10, 2018  -  South Africa-based Green Cell Technologies has signed an exclusive global licensing agreement with Citrosuco - one of the world√Ęs largest orange juice producers - to use its Dynamic Cellular Disruption (DCD) technology: a novel process that breaks up plant matter without using chemicals, enzymes or blades, enabling firms to slash food waste and increase yields.