Tag Archives: Food

Health Food Awards: The Top 5 Products to Buy

Sometimes it seems that there are too many products to choose from. And with each brand claiming it’s the best, consumers can have a hard time deciding what to buy. That’s where the Product of the Year Awards come in.  1. Sweet PotaTOASTS By Vegolutionary Foods Simply pop these frozen, ready-to-make roasted sweet potato slices… Read More »

Storing and thawing food

Reusing leftovers is a great way to cut costs, but you need to be careful about how you store them and when you eat them. The first rule is to refrigerate promptly, as illness-causing bacteria can start growing within a couple of hours (or sooner in high temperatures). The Western Australian Department of Health provided… Read More »

High-fat diet 'increases risks of food poisoning and infectious disease'

It can live and grow in a wide range of foods, in particular chilled ready-to-eat foods such as packaged sandwiches, butter, cooked sliced meats, smoked salmon, certain soft cheeses and pate. High-fat diet ‘increases risks of food poisoning and infectious disease’ Independent.ie A high-fat “western” diet weakens the ability of the immune system to fight… Read More »