Food Science

Hydrocodone And Acetaminophen (Oral Route) Proper Use

For oral dosage form (capsules):<p>Adults—1 or 2 capsules every 4 to 6 hours as needed. Your doctor may increase your dose as needed. However, the dose …

Medical Research

'If You Can't Pronounce It, Don't Eat It' And Other Food Mantras That Don't Hold Water

In the quest to stay healthy, youthful, energetic and beautiful, it makes sense to focus on food. That we should strive to eat nutrient dense foods with low levels of sodium, sugar and unhealthy fats is not controversial. Poor dietary choices over time can have real impacts on our health, and …

Nutrition

Global Change: An Overview | Learn Science at Scitable

We live in a world where humans are having profound impacts on the global environment. Climate is warming, the populations of many species are in …

Climate Change

The two faces of rot fungi

Yogurt, beer, bread and specialties such as tasty blue cheeses or good wine -- special microorganisms and refining processes first produce the …

Biology

Genetic modification is an important tool

<i>Our Expert Voices conversation on food security.</i><p>Three developments are dramatically changing the process of crop improvement:<p>There's been a …

Agriculture

KFC is sending fried chicken sandwiches to space, because hey, why not?

With all of the trouble in the world and crazy political environment in the U.S., it’s hard to remember that there’s still good in this universe — …

Chicken Recipes

The 9 best jobs for people who love food

Foodies, listen up. These are some jobs that you can really sink your teeth into.<p>We checked out the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), a US Department of Labor database that compiles detailed information on hundreds of jobs, and looked at salary data and job growth projections on the US …

Agriculture

Astronauts May Soon Be Breaking (and Baking) Bread in Space

Astronaut cuisine has come light years from the early days of freeze-dried powders and semiliquids packed in ever-so-appetizing aluminum tubes, but …

Baking

Should Cancer Patients Avoid Raw Fruits and Vegetables?

Back in the 1960s, a patient isolator unit was developed for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Because our immune system cells were often …

Nutrition

Champagne: Science, History, and Everyday Sipping

Champagne wasn't always a symbol of celebration -- it started as an explosive mistake that French winemakers tried to prevent. Anney and Lauren …

Food

Renowned ‘Food Science Expert’ Says Feminism Is Making Everybody Fat

Rosie Boycott, the self-identified feminist at the head of London’s Food Board, says its women like her who are making everyone fat.<p>Boycott is a …

Feminism

Olive oil compound helps fight tumours

A compound found in olive oil may help to prevent cancer developing in the brain, according to a scientific study.<p>Research into oleic acid, the …

Nutrition

The part of rice we don't eat may be highly nutritious

Rice bran, the outer covering of the rice grain, has high nutritional value and is a rich source of proteins, fats, minerals and micronutrients such …

Nutrition