If you’re baking fish, roasting vegetables or preparing a piece of meat for dinner tonight, chances are that you’ll wrap your food in aluminium foil. What you may not realise is that some of the foil will leach into your meal – and this could be bad for your health.

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Email Source: L.A. Times | By Mery Mogollon and Chris Kraul | April 1, 2014, 1:29 p.m. CARACAS, Venezuela — Grappling with scarcities of sugar, milk, cornmeal and other basic foods, the Venezuelan government Tuesday unveiled a new electronic identification system for shoppers that critics say is a modern version of a ration card. President […]

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Email Source: NPR | By  Sasha Khokha| December 19, 2013 3:00 AM By some estimates, we Americans throw away about 40 percent of our food, from the cabbage that’s wilting in our refrigerators, to the fruit that’s falling off the orange tree in our neighbor’s backyard. In California’s Central Valley, one woman has started a […]

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Email Source: NPR | by Maria Godoy |  December 06, 2013 1:49 PM If you want to eat a more healthful diet, you’re going to have to shell out more cash, right? (After all, Whole Foods didn’t get the nickname “Whole Paycheck” for nothing.) But until recently, that widely held bit of conventional wisdom hadn’t really been assessed […]

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