Tag Archives: Food

FDA Considers Making Food Labels Disclose Sesame to Help Allergy Sufferers

34 Comments By Sumathi Reddy Sumathi Reddy The Wall Street Journal Biography @rddysum Sumathi.Reddy@wsj.com Nov. 12, 2018 10:08 a.m. ET An estimated 300,000 people in the U.S. suffer from a sesame allergy. Photo: Getty Images/iStock Sophie Schmults has never had Chinese food or hummus. She is careful with what hamburger buns she eats. And she… 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 (1, 2). 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 »

How Food and Data Can Support Consumers and Healthy Living: Listening at Groceryshop

Eat food, not too much, mostly plants, Michael Pollan advised us on the cover of his breakthrough book on nutrition in America, In Defense of Food.  In Las Vegas, it’s not too easy to live and eat  according to Pollan’s Food Rules. We’re at a fork in the road when it comes to food, retail grocery… Read More »