A leading Australian health research body is calling for added sugars to be declared on food packaging. The George Institute of Global Health is also calling for added sugars to be a part of the Health...

Forget about vertical farms, could the future of food farming be in outer-space? Japanese researchers have taken a step towards making this a reality by growing cucumbers in space. In a study published...

Australians could one day be eating allergy-free nuts and edible packaging according to the CSIRO which announced its Food & Agribusiness Roadmap at the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology’s...

An individual’s sense of smell may be key to losing or gaining weight a new study has found. Published in volume 26, issue one of Cell Metabolism Journal, US researchers found mice who had no sense of...

Australian researchers have developed a banana rich in pro-vitamin A to help address nutrition deficiencies. It is estimated that 650, 000 – 700, 0000 children worldwide die from pro-vitamin A deficiency...

Consuming too much sugar whilst pregnant could increase the risk of allergies and allergic asthma a UK study has found. Until now, there has only been reported links between children eating high amounts...

Disadvantaged groups would not be unfairly punished if a sugar tax was applied to drinks sold in Australia says a new study by Deakin University’s Global Obesity Centre. Deakin researchers found that...

Medical tests designed to determine whether someone has Coeliac Disease are insufficient a study conducted at the University of Technology Sydney has found. The study discovered that current testing methods...

An academic review performed by Monash University researcher has discovered those who exercise excessively may be more likely to experience immediate or ongoing stomach issues. The review, published in...

Health Star Ratings should be extended to cover fast food restaurants across Australia says a new report by The George Institute for Global Health. After analysing more than 1, 500 products from 13 leading...