American scientists have discovered a reason why low vitamin C levels may speed up the development of leukaemia. Low levels of vitamin c has previously been linked to higher cancer risk, but the scientists...

Scientists have created a chewing gum that can diagnose dental disease. Reported in Issue 8 of the Nature Communications Journal, German scientists developed the gum to detect inflammation caused by dental...

Whilst Australia is in the middle of an “ideas boom”, there is one country that is being turned to as a major focus for leading agriculture technology and global food innovation inspiration. Ben van...

Oprah Winfrey is making her first foray into supermarket foods with help from Kraft Heinz. Oprah’s food range will be called ‘O, That’s Good!’ and includes four refrigerated pre-made soups and...

Some people think they are creative geniuses once they have had a drink or two and researchers have now found evidence to prove them correct, at least to an extent. Published in Volume 55 of the Consciousness...

Hong Kong consumers will soon be tasting Western Australian grown Granny Smith apples thanks to a WA food group. The apples were sent upon request with WA’s Southern Forests Food Council (SFFC) fulfilling...

McDonald’s has announced expansion plans for China, hoping to almost double its presence in the country within the next five years. The plans will see China soon become McDonald’s largest market outside...

Females who have eating disorders are more likely to have been convicted of theft and other crimes a Swedish study has found. Published in the Journal of Eating Disorders, the study analysed 960, 000 women...

Shopping is a physical and sensory experience. Humans evolved doing some sort of physical ‘shopping’, even if for most of history the similarity of that activity and a trip to the supermarket...

A United States company has launched a new sweetener made from sweet potato, pitching it as a “clean label” replacement for high fructose corn syrup and honey. Released by Carolina Innovative Food...