Discovering how to unboil an egg has resulted in more than the perfect breakfast for one Australian academic.   Professor Colin Raston from Flinders University has developed a machine called the...

A new study has found the best evidence to date proving that people eat and drink more when large tableware is used.   The research from the UK’s University of Cambridge found that if large portions...

Naturally purple-fleshed potatoes may aid in killing bowel cancer stem cells, according to a team of international researchers who found that compounds in the colourful veggie suppressed the spread of...

A new study has revealed childhood coeliac disease mirrors the condition in adults, increasing the possibility a coeliac disease therapy that could enable patients to eat gluten again will work in children.   A...

Australian diets are not making the grade with an addiction to junk food largely to blame, according to findings from the CSIRO Healthy Diet Score Survey. The country’s diet quality was given a rating...

Australia’s well-known scientific body, the CSIRO, has discovered the science demonstrating that a certain type of pear can prevent a hangover by consumption before heavy alcohol intake. Those looking...

Eating spicy food more frequently as part of a daily diet is associated with a lower risk of death, suggests a new study published in the latest British Medical Journal (BMJ). The association was also...

The New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA) has announced plans to eliminate the use of antibiotics when taking care of animals. “By 2030 New Zealand Inc will not need antibiotics for the maintenance...

Researchers from Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute and Deakin University in Melbourne, have performed a study to assess the effect of dairy fat and soy oil on circulating postprandial lipids in men...

Regular consumption of sugar sweetened drinks is positively associated with type 2 diabetes independent of obesity status, but surprisingly other non-sugary drinks are linked with type two diabetes also. The...