THERE is no reliable labelling system protecting consumers with food allergy from anaphylaxis, say Australian medical experts calling for government intervention on food labelling to help save lives. The...

A University of Melbourne study has found one-third of Australians report health problems, including migraines and asthma attacks, from exposure to commonly sold supermarket products which contain fragrance. Problem...

A University of Melbourne scientist and his research team have found a way to recycle the large amount of milk left over from making Greek yoghurt. According to lead researcher, Dr George Chan, it takes...

A University of Melbourne professor is warning Type 2 Diabetics to be wary of any hype surrounding the Paleo Diet. Writing in Volume 5, Issue 3 of the Medical Journal of Australia, Associate Professor...

A international evidence review conducted jointly by researchers from the University of Melbourne and Harvard University has found certain nutritional supplements can increase the effectiveness of antidepressants. Omega...

New ARC Dairy Innovation Hub ‘set to improve dairy products’ Longer-lasting Australian dairy products with high nutritional value could soon be available to consumers in Australia and overseas thanks...

Australia is 'slipping' on efforts to make foods healthier, according to The George Institute Efforts to make foods healthier in Australia are failing, and foods continue to contain high amounts...

Debate over whether there is a need for a code of conduct to regulate dealings between grocery retailers and suppliers will be the focus of a public symposium to be held at the University of Melbourne...

Researchers from the University of Melbourne and Austin Health have discovered that the liver can directly talk to the brain to control the amount of food we eat. Dr Barbara Fam from the University’s...

Researchers from Murdoch Children’s Research Institute and the University of Melbourne have identified a new way to accurately test for peanut allergy. It is hoped the test will be more cost effective...