Smartphone app could alert you to cancer-causing chemicals in meat

Smartphone app could alert you to cancer-causing chemicals in meat

A new smartphone app could alert users to cancer-causing chemicals in processed meats like sausages, ham, bacon and salami. Scientists in Spain have created a system that includes a colour-changing film called ‘POLYSEN’ that consumers can stick onto meat products. The labels get darker when they detect high levels of nitrite – a meat preservative … Read more

Your Next Hot Dog Deserves a Bánh Mì Treatment

Your Next Hot Dog Deserves a Bánh Mì Treatment

photo: Allie ChanthornReinmann This is an urgent hot dog public service announcement: You need to bath my next dog. Immediately. Forget the mustard and the relish, and prep some pickled daikon and carrots instead. This is, legitimately, the best way to eat a hot dog. After I was done rubbing my belly from happiness, I … Read more

Climate change proposals putting American food supply at risk, says dairy farmer

Climate change proposals putting American food supply at risk, says dairy farmer

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A fourth-generation dairy farmer fears that possible climate initiatives could threaten independent farmers and their ability to provide for the US food supply. Several nations have imposed regulations on the agriculture industry, such as limits on nitrogen emissions, which have sparked backlash from farmers in those countries. … Read more

Study finds children missing out on healthy diets at childcare

Study finds children missing out on healthy diets at childcare

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Researchers from Deakin University’s Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN), found most childcare centers were feeding children too much refined food, such as pikelets, cakes and cupcakes, and not enough fruit and vegetables and nearly two-thirds of staff who plan their menus don’t have any nutrition training. Lead author, Ph.D. … Read more

Biz Buzz: Gluten-free bakery opens in Idaho Falls

Biz Buzz: Gluten-free bakery opens in Idaho Falls

Do you want to know what’s happening in the eastern Idaho business scene? We’ve got you covered. Here is a rundown of this week’s business news across the valley. BIZ BUZZ IDAHO FALLS Late baker’s closest associates launch bakery in his memory A platter of goodies made at The Guardian Bake Shop. | Rett Nelson, … Read more

Owner of Greek restaurant that ‘scams’ tourists hits back

Owner of Greek restaurant that ‘scams’ tourists hits back

The owner of a restaurant in Greece that has finally been spoken of scamming tourists has finally spoken out. Dimitrios Kalamaras, owner of DK Oyster in Mykonos, has hit back at tourists’ bad reviews, claiming they’re all influencers trying to score a free meal. DK Oyster’s Tripadvisor rating is a measly 2.5 stars accumulated from … Read more