Taking a break from your diet may be the key to losing more weight and keeping the kilos off say University of Tasmania researchers. In a study published online by the International Journal of Obesity,...

Sanitarium has launched a new version of Weet-Bix called ‘Weet-Bix Cholesterol Lowering’. The new breakfast cereal is claimed to help lower cholesterol with Sanitarium saying it is “clinically proven...

A new study has found one in five children living in regional or remote Western Australia are worried about getting enough food to eat. Researchers surveyed more than 200 children in regional and remote...

Film maker, Morgan Spurlock, is releasing a follow up to his 2004 movie documentary on McDonald’s, Super-Size Me. ‘Super-Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!’ will not just focus on McDonald’s this time, instead...

A new meal delivery service dedicated to weight loss has launched in Australia. ‘Be Fit Food’ offers fresh pre-made meals under a number of programs, one of which it says customers can expect to lose...

NSW Food Authority and NSW Health are investigating a hepatitis A outbreak in the Sydney region. The investigation comes after 10 people have contracted hepatitis A within the area over the past five weeks....

Following a ketogenic diet may help people live longer and have better memory two studies have found. A ketogenic diet, or keto diet, involves eating a low carbohydrate, high fat and ‘adequate’ protein...

Fish and chip shops are struggling to keep up as Australians embrace healthy eating says an IBISWorld analyst report. According to the report written by Bao Vuong, fish and chip shops have struggled to...

Alpine Breads have launched a new range; ‘Alpine Heart Breads’. Alpine Heart Breads are made using the CSIRO developed BARLEYmax which is said to have twice the amount of fibre than regular barley. Alpine...

Danish researchers have suggested ‘silent’ reformulation of foods may help consumers eat less calories without even knowing it. Published in Volume 14, Issue 104 of the International Journal of Behavioural...