Friday, February 24, 2017
FOOD AND DRINKS

FOOD AND DRINKS

Almost 1.4 million children could die this year from famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan & Yemen, UNICEF warns

Almost 1.4 million children suffering from severe malnutrition could die this year from famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, the UN children's agency said Monday. ______ In Yemen, where war has been raging for nearly two years, 462,000 children are suffering from acute malnutrition...

EU and Russia to ban chemicals that killing honey bee population – but US still refuse it

While the European Union and Russia is moving very fast to ban the chemicals that are killing the honey bee population, not so America. ______ Officials at the Department of Agriculture in Washington are refusing to act on a request to restrict a certain class...

U.N. appealed for $2.1 bn to provide food in Yemen after 12 million people faced the threat of famine

The United Nations said on Wednesday that 12 million people in Yemen faced the threat of famine brought on by two years of civil war and the situation was rapidly deteriorating. ______ It appealed for $2.1 billion to provide food and other life-saving aid, saying that...

Bombs instead of food: Conflict has driven Yemen to the brink of famine

Conflict has driven Yemen to the brink of famine. Few areas have been hit harder than al-Hudaydah, where many people are now bereft of hope. ______ Broom-maker Taie al-Nahari is kneeling on the sand, shirtless, outside his thatched hut in al-Qaza village in Yemen’s al-Hudaydah governorate....

8 incredible reasons to stop buying bottled water immediately

8 incredible reasons to stop buying bottled water immediately
How much are you honestly ready to spend on something that is free or very cheap? Why spend at all on something which is free right? Well we buy bottled water. ______ In the developed world, tap water is very safe to drink and at times...

Fast Food packaging contains cancer-causing chemicals: new study says

Here’s another thing to worry about at a fast food restaurant: the packaging. That wrapping paper and paper containers that hold your burgers, fries, burritos, etc. can be bad for your health. ______ But as long as you don’t stuff the materials up your nose, you should...

What is the Mediterranean diet and how it can help in fight against depression

The Mediterranean diet is well known for its physical health benefits and it is now being hailed as the latest weapon in tackling mental health problems. ______ Key points: The diet improved the mood of about a third of participants Researchers say it highlights the need for better...

A cut by US means a cut in lifesaving: UN food agency on US order proposed to cut funding to by 40%

The head of the World Food Programme said she was hopeful of continued US funding for the organisation, despite reports that Washington was mulling heavy cuts in financial support. ______ Foreign Policy magazine reported on Thursday it had seen an executive order from President Donald Trump's...

Now we know that diet cures disease, not drugs – another study confirms

Diet cures disease, not drugs - another study confirms
A groundbreaking study, conducted by a doctor at Seattle Children’s Hospital and published in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology has demonstrated for the first time that dietary intervention alone can cause complete remission of symptoms in many cases of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). ______ “For decades...

Why a series of GMO studies and news stories unreported and ignored by media?

Why a series of GMO studies and news stories unreported and ignored by media
Despite new research indicating health concerns and conflicts of interest related to Genetically Modified foods, the corporate media has, once again, remained silent. In late December, a series of studies and news stories went largely unreported and ignored by the corporate, deadstream media. ______ These reports covered...

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