China now world’s second most obese nation

China now world’s second most obese nation

Now with one in every four people in the country being overweight, China has placed second in the list of countries with the highest obesity rates.

Sliced white represents 76% of India's bread market but premium brown variants appeal to urban, affluent consumers, says ValueNotes

Premium promise: Indian bread market to hit $0.81bn by 2020

The study used 6 grams of Swisse Ultiboost Wild Salmon Oil per day, providing 480 mg EPA and 480 mg DHA daily

Human data supports salmon oil’s ability to reduce oxidative stress

This week Down Under

This week Down Under

Destroyed illicit boats to become "houses for the fishes" in Indonesian waters

Indonesian navy sinks illegal fishing boats

Wine school will study viniculture advances in face of climate change

Wine school will study viniculture advances in face of climate change

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South Asia radius

Nestlé responds to MSG and lead concerns

Lead level concerns in Maggi Noodles prompt Nestlé India response

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Our results strongly suggested that supplementation with DHA can be an effective healthy strategy against muscle metabolic disorders, said the team.

DHA supplements may help restore insulin sensitivity in skeletal muscle: Mechanism mooted

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Chinese team show potential of curcumin for E. coli control in pigs

Chinese team show potential of curcumin for E. coli control in pigs

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Dr Gregor Reid: “Imagine forty year old ineffective therapies are all we offer. What an unbelievable disservice to women and girls."

Neglected female microbiota research a ‘disgrace’; congress lights issues

Garlic compounds may boost cardio health indirectly via gut microbiota

Garlic compounds may boost cardio health indirectly via gut microbiota

Transparency could be the 1st step towards greater consistency in testing methods & labs: Experts

Transparency could be the 1st step towards greater consistency in testing methods & labs: Experts

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Steve Dorman samples his local brew

The Hills CEO: Shipping cider to England is like selling sand to Saudi

Aussie dairy Lion opens 'largest specialty cheese facility in the Southern hemisphere'

Aussie dairy Lion opens 'largest specialty cheese facility in the Southern hemisphere'

Finnish dairy Valio seals Australian lactose-free milk powder distribution deal

Finnish dairy Valio seals Australian lactose-free milk powder distribution deal

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“Culture is the root of successful innovation..."

How to succeed as a start-up in Europe (and not get swallowed by Big Food)

Too much? Or is the food industry doing enough?

Big debates, big issues: Is the food industry winning the war against weight?

Euromonitor runs rule over recent nutraceutical award winners

Euromonitor runs rule over recent nutraceutical award winners

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Review offers chance to co-operate with global complementary community

Review offers chance to co-operate with global complementary community

Greenpeace has been very active in India until recently

Funding freeze adds to Greenpeace’s woes as more states okay GM trials

Megatrends that could throw the world into freefall

Megatrends that could throw the world into freefall

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Megatrends that could throw the world into freefall

Megatrends that could throw the world into freefall

Party over for infant formula firms as China’s remarkable demand slows

Party over for infant formula firms as China’s remarkable demand slows

Body of endocannabinoid research makes compelling case for wider use

Body of endocannabinoid research makes compelling case for wider use

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