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New product that detects food contamination can end the need for expiry dates

New product that detects food contamination can end the need for expiry dates

Researchers at McMaster University in Canada have developed a transparent patch that can detect contamination of meat and other commonly used food products. “The new technology has the potential to replace the traditional ‘best before’ date on food and drinks alike with …Continue reading

Country-wide nutrition survey to be undertaken this year

A country-wide survey to collect information on the nutritional status of women and children, food security, and household water quality is set to begin under a joint collaboration between the Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations, and Coordination; the Aga Khan University …Continue reading

Are We Cooking Our Food the Right Way?

Experts say ingredients in Pakistani food are balanced in nutritional terms but our cooking technique is archaic Excitement at the prospect of good food is what keeps us going through a long, busy day. A typical Pakistani dining table has dishes rich …Continue reading

The Fridge Laser That Detects Bacteria Crawling All Over Food

Food poisoning is a potentially lethal condition and therefore a serious problem for the food industry. Each year, some 50 million people suffer food poisoning in the U.S. alone, including more than a million cases of potentially lethal salmonella poisoning. So finding …Continue reading

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