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Dietitians debunk 10 sugar myths

Dietitians Mary Matone and Meredith Rofheart debunk 10 sugar myths. They talk about myths about sugar and diet, honey, and high-fructose corn syrup.
Dietitians debunk 10 sugar myths
Lifestyle

4 science-backed benefits of honey and which type is healthiest for you

Honey is rich in antioxidants, meaning it may reduce your risk of some cancers or heart disease. Honey also has antibacterial properties and can soothe a cough or effectively treat wounds. Overall, the healthiest type of honey is raw, unprocessed honey, as there are no additives or preservatives. This article […]
4 science-backed benefits of honey and which type is healthiest for you
Lifestyle

How botulism can be caused by canned foods, an infected wound, and even honey

Botulism is caused by some form of infection from the bacteria Clostridium botulinum. Foodborne botulism is usually caused by improperly canned food. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. Wound botulism happens when a wound gets infected with the bacteria and is especially common among illegal injectable drug users. A […]
How botulism can be caused by canned foods, an infected wound, and even honey
News

11 Aldi ripoffs that are somehow better than the original products

Aldi is filled with products which skate very close to copyright violations of major store brands We went to Aldi to scope out the best products which are just as good, and in many cases better, than original brands we’re used to seeing. These include Aldi chocolate, cheese, cereal and […]
11 Aldi ripoffs that are somehow better than the original products
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Why babies can’t eat honey

Babies less than one-year-old can get seriously sick from eating honey. Honey contains C. botulinum bacteria, which can produce a toxin in a baby’s large intestine, leading to a rare but serious illness known as “infant botulism.” Fortunately, infant botulism is not very common, and infant botulism due to honey […]
Why babies can’t eat honey
Tech

Here’s how blockchain can return confidence to Australia’s food industry

It has been a challenging year for Australia’s food industry. News of needles in strawberries and fake honey – has put the livelihoods of farmers and the industry’s broader reputation at stake. While tighter safety regulations and more stringent self-checks have a part to play, it is increasingly clear that […]
Here’s how blockchain can return confidence to Australia’s food industry
News

Here’s what happens when thousands of bees invade Times Square

Bees often swarm to new places when their hives become overcrowded, especially on humid summer days. In August, roughly 25,000 bees found a temporary home on a hot dog stand in Times Square. That’s when the NYPD sends out their elite unit of bee cops. Officer Darren Mays is one […]
Here’s what happens when thousands of bees invade Times Square