Melatonin, a hormone secreted by the body, helps control weight gain by stimulating the appearance of ‘beige fat’ that can burn calories instead of storing them, according to new research from Spanish...

The world’s biggest ever study of food allergies, which is spearheaded by the University of Manchester and supported by industry players such as Unilever and Eurofins, began on Friday 22 March 2013. The...

The inventors or a pioneering “edible lubricant”, developed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in the US, say it could help reduce food waste through its application in the packaging...