Tag Archives: Food

Pollen count: High counts forecast today – eat this food to keep hay fever symptoms at bay

The pollen count is forecast to be high across almost all parts of the UK today. The only places whee the pollen count won’t be high are Central Scotland, Tayside, Fife, Grampian and Orkney. High pollen counts can wreak havoc for hay fever sufferers. So what can you do to keep symptoms at bay? According… Read More »

4 new Veritalk episodes take on food: culture, veganism, gut health, obesity

Ph.D. students explore the culture and science of food in the Veritalk podcast By GSAS Communications DateJune 4, 2019 Food binds us together. A shared meal can help broker peace between families, or peace between nations. But food also can be divisive. Deciding what to eat is about more than nutrition or what tastes good.… Read More »

10 Signs and Symptoms of Food Poisoning

Food poisoning is an illness caused by consuming foods or drinks that contain harmful bacteria, viruses or parasites. It’s extremely common, affecting an estimated 9.4 million Americans each year (, ). While many foods contain potentially harmful organisms, they are usually destroyed during cooking. However, if you don’t practice good hygiene and proper food storage… Read More »