Plant-based “meat” protein may be less well absorbed by the body than chicken breast protein

The proteins found in meat alternatives made from wheat and soy may be less well absorbed from the small intestine into the bloodstream than protein from chicken breasts. Health June 22, 2022 By Carissa Wong In a lab experiment, protein from a meat substitute (left) was not absorbed by intestinal cells, nor was protein from … Read more

Ottawa urged to move forward with food warning labels despite call to exempt ground meat

A worker restocks produce in the meat department of an Atlantic Superstore grocery store in Halifax on January 28.Kelly Clark/The Canadian Press Health organizations are calling on Ottawa to move forward with its food warning label proposals, fearing that further debate on ground meat could delay a critical program that has been long overdue. long … Read more

on nutrition: more on pork | Way of life

Letters to readers Talk about staff. A handwritten letter on lined tablet paper came to me from an “almost 90-year-old widower for six years and one month” who signed his note “CJS.” “That’s my observation on your recent article (Lima Ohio News) about the pros and cons of pork,” he began. He went on to … Read more

A beginner’s guide to a flexitarian diet

A beginner’s guide to a flexitarian diet Photo: iStock New Delhi: Have you ever heard someone call themselves a flexitarian? No, it’s not what it sounds like and it doesn’t imply that they like to flex. Kidding aside, you might be surprised to learn that people identify as flexitarians, they’re actually referring to the diet … Read more

Mycoprotein touted as the future of protein due to its taste, nutritional and durability qualities

Mycovation is based in both Singapore and India, and its business and research model is primarily focused on fermenting mycoproteins from mushroom mycelia to develop it as a viable alternative protein product. According to the company’s CEO, Shiva Susarla, mycoprotein holds immense potential to become a major player in the alternative protein industry due to … Read more

Listen daily to the keyword to WIN $200 in BBQ items!

Details Category: Competition Published: Saturday, June 11, 2022 3:00 PM What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than with $200 worth of mouth-watering local barbecue products? ! 😍 You could win an organized package, courtesy of The Piggy Market! HOW? ‘OR’ WHAT: Listen every day this week at 7:30 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. ET for … Read more

Ajinomoto on food companies’ obligation to meet taste expectations for low-sodium foods

Ajinomoto’s Sodium Alternatives and Long-Term Solutions (SALTS) study found that consumers may understand that overconsumption of sodium will lead to health problems, but they also believe it is the responsibility of food companies to find the solutions to solve the overconsumption problem, and are unwilling or unable to do so independently. “People know that too … Read more

IFIC Survey Reveals Benefit of Whole Grains for Heart Health and Weight Loss

WASHINGTON — Americans are more likely to consume whole grains for heart health and weight loss than for other health reasons, according to the International Council on Food Information’s 17th Annual Diet and Health Survey. feed published on May 18. The online survey involved 1,005 Americans between the ages of 18 and 80. contacted between … Read more

Parasite that infects up to 50% of people ‘really likes the retina’, say scientists

Toxoplasma gondii is probably the most successful parasite in the world today. This microscopic creature is capable of infecting any mammal or bird, and people on all continents are infected. Once infected, a person carries Toxoplasma for life. So far, we don’t have a medicine that can eradicate the parasite from the body. And there … Read more