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FAO tackles antimicrobial resistance

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has pledged to help countries develop strategies for tackling the spread of antimicrobial resistance in...

Prepared Food 26 September, 2016

Kidney patients slash medicine costs by eating fruit and veg

A study has shown that adding more fruits and vegetables to the diet of people with kidney disease improved blood pressure and cut medication expenses nearly in half.

Prepared Food 26 September, 2016

Early exposure to egg, peanut could reduce allergies

Early exposure to common allergens could reduce the risk of children developing an allergy to the foods, a new study has found.

Prepared Food 23 September, 2016

SA's small food businesses prepare to Ready Set Grow

A new program will assist and accelerate growth for start-up food businesses and value-adding agribusinesses in South Australia.

Prepared Food 20 September, 2016

Review finds bias in artificial sweetener research

Researchers from the University of Sydney have identified widespread bias in industry-funded research into artificial sweeteners which overstated their health benefits.

Prepared Food 20 September, 2016

Distribution and storage
"Our products can make you ugly, fat, and unhappy" — alcohol marketing in Sweden

"Our products can make you ugly, fat, and unhappy" — alcohol marketing in Sweden

In Sweden you can only buy alcohol during restricted weekday hours, until 3 pm on Saturdays and not at all on Sundays or holidays. And you can only...

Article 29 June, 2016
Ingredients
Why does the gluten-free diet fail some coeliac disease sufferers?

Why does the gluten-free diet fail some coeliac disease sufferers?

Around 80% of Australian coeliac disease sufferers do not know they have the autoimmune disease. They just accept chronic tiredness, anaemia,...

Article 06 September, 2016
Plating and packaging
Crackdown on free-range egg labelling

Crackdown on free-range egg labelling

Consumer affairs ministers have agreed to adopt a national, enforceable standard on free-range egg labelling.

Article 15 June, 2015
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