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A group of researchers from the Fat Institute (CSIC) and the University of Seville have confirmed that some wild plants have a high nutritional value.
California-based Van's International Foods says it is recalling its frozen Wheat Free Homestyle pancakes because they inadvertently contain gluten. The 12.4-ounce packages of Homestyle pancakes also contain milk and egg, which pose a risk to some people with food allergies, the company said in a release Friday from its Vernon, Calif., headquarters. The pancakes come in a beige package with an orange stripe on the top and a triangular blue gluten-free icon in the upper right corner.
PA Preferred Helps Consumers Identify Locally Grown Fruits, Vegetables HARRISBURG, Pa., July 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.
VACAVILLE, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariani Packing Company, Inc., the largest family-owned global producer of dried fruit, has taken one of the hottest trends today, functional foods, and incorporated it into a line of popular dried fruits. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/mariani/37088/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090727/NY51624 ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081006/AQM516LOGO-b ) With retail sales of health...
Canadian health agencies want consumers to realize microorganisms on fresh produce could make them sick. Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency in Ottawa say fresh fruits and vegetables do not naturally contain illness-causing microorganisms such as bacteria, parasites or viruses.
The head of a Japanese expedition in the Antarctic says so-called Green Room growth techniques have proved invaluable to the researchers. Expedition leader Shuki Ushio said the Japanese agricultural breakthrough that uses fluorescent lights to grow vegetables indoors has allowed expedition members to eat more than simple freeze-dried food products, Kyodo News reported Saturday. I didn't think we could eat fresh crispy vegetables, Ushio said.
A U.S. nutrition expert suggests grilling some vegetables and fruits for Fourth of July family barbecues. Dietitian Vicki Piper of The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston encourages those doing cookouts to grill plenty of fruits and vegetables -- and less meat.
Strangely shaped fruits and vegetables, such as bendy cucumbers and knobbly carrots, will be allowed back into European supermarkets on July 1.
FRESNO, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Pistachio Association (WPA) provides the following information related to a June 22 press release by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding recalled pistachios distributed by Orca Distribution West, Inc.
Soy Remains a Favorite Ingredient for Families Seeking Affordable Meals ST. LOUIS, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost half (46 percent) of Americans are reluctant to spend more on healthier versions of food, the United Soybean Board's (USB) 2009 Consumer Attitudes about Nutrition survey reveals.
Discosoma (or Actinodiscus) is a genus of soft mushroom coral native to the Indian Ocean. This genus is sometimes incorrectly referred to as mushroom anemone or disc anemone. This coral is commonly collected and used worldwide in marine aquariums, where it is known to grow easily. There are 5 known species of mushroom coral: Actinodiscus dawydoffi, Actinodiscus fungiformis, Discosoma nummiforme, Actinodiscus rubraoris, and Actinodiscus unguja.