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Fast Food Week!

It’s been a busy week… But first: Today is National Sandwich Day: Put something between two pieces of Bread! Pizza Hut looks to the future. Chains launch Burger specials for the Holidays. McD’s brings back a Fall dessert fave. And Starbucks unveils its annual Holiday Beverage lineup…

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Global Food Supply Crisis Already Here?

I’ve been following the progress of the looming food crisis which could see the world unable to feed itself later in this century. But I was shocked to read a University of Guelph study that says we are already suffering an overall food supply deficit – in the foods that we should be eating most of…

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Hallowe’en Treat ‘Hangover’…

No. I’m not talking about the aftermath of an overindulgence in Alcohol at a party in the middle of the week. I’m talking about what to do with all the Potato Chips you have leftover after a disappointing turnout of Trick-or-Treaters at the door on a cold, rainy Hallowe’en night…

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In Praise Of The Pumpkin

We all buy one at least one a year – to make a Jack-O-Lantern for Hallowe’en night. But how many of us actually use that Pumpkin afterwards, preserving it for food? The answer is very few. Way too few. And that’s a shame, in an era when we’re eating too few Fruits and Veggies as it is…

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Rise Of The Cephalopods!

Developing a sustainable food production model that can feed 10 billion people around the world by 2050 remains a challenge, though many scientists have proposed ideas that could contribute to a solution. Now, one researcher says we should be looking at eating more Cephalopods…

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Child Allergies Getting Worse, Not Better

Childhood allergies are becoming more common rather than less, experts say. It’s been some time since the official recommendations about treating childhood allergies were updated, but it appears there’s more that could be done to prevent childhood allergies in the first place…

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