The origin and health risk of plastic rice


Since early 2011, social media rumours have asserted plastic rice was being manufactured in China, exported, and consumed by people in other countries unaware the rice they were eating was in fact not a food at all. The rice in question is China’s Wuchang rice. The rice is very popular in china and is is famous for its smell, and it costs more for More...

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By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Holiday Drinking Can Damage Your Brain, Expert Warns

For many, the holidays are indeed the most wonderful time of the year. Families and friends come together and enjoy food, good cheer – and, often, alcohol. Commercially speaking, alcohol and the holidays seem More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

How Nestle Nigeria Is Coping Despite Economic Meltdown – Ifezulike

Engr David Chidolue Ifezulike is the Chairman of Nestle Nigeria Plc, which is part of Nestle Central and Africa Region (CWAR), headquartered in Accra, Ghana. He recently marked his 70th birthday and feted friends More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Surplus Vitamin D Good For The Body?

      Various studies have confirmed  the efficacy  of  Vitamin D as a essential element which  helps the body absorb calcium from food, and a true deficiency can lead to weak or soft bones — More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Study Links Vegetable Compounds To Better Cognition In Old Age

Are you age sixty and above, and are you struggling to cope with mental accuracy? If your response is on the affirmative, then this finding is for you. According to the new research published on Medical News Today, More...

By Temitope Obayendo On Monday, October 24th, 2016

Onion Compound Shows Promise of Ovarian Cancer Prevention

Early studies have indicated the benefits of onions in boosting immunity, regulating blood sugar, reducing the risk of gastric ulcers, as an anti-inflammatory and antibiotics agents. However, a new study has found More...

By admin On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Herbal Combination Beats Malaria, Typhoid

A herbal preparation made predominantly with garlic, ginger, onions, scent leaf, lemon grass, unripe pawpaw, lime/lemon, African pepper (Uda in Igbo), clove, Gongronema latifolium (Utazi in Ibo, arokeke in Yoruba) More...

By admin On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

The Essence Of Palm Oil In The Body

Palm oil is an extremely useful vegetable oil that is derived from various types of oil palms. The main varieties that are used in the production of palm oil are African oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) and American More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Interesting Benefits Derivable From Eating Stockfish

Stockfish is a type of fish made from Codfish. It is highly consumed in many countries of the world such as Germany, UK, France, Italy, USA, Spain, Cameroon, and Nigeria. The fish is particularly consumed more in More...

By admin On Friday, October 7th, 2016

The Nutritional and Health Benefits of Cocoyam

Cocoyam possesses high nutritional values when compared with others like cassava and yam, with substantial vitamins, minerals and proteinous contents. As a relatively known staple crop in the underdeveloped and More...