Consuming fresh avocado with tomatoes or carrots enhances vitamin A absorption

A new study has revealed that consuming a whole fresh avocado with either an orange-colored tomato sauce or raw carrots significantly enhanced provitamin A carotenoid (alpha- and beta-carotene) absorption and conversion of these carotenoids to an active form of vitamin A.

`Tomato pill` helpful for patients with cardiovascular disease

A new research from the University of Cambridge has revealed that a daily supplement of an extract found in tomatoes may improve the function of blood vessels in patients with cardiovascular disease.

Tomatoes trigger that bad armpit odour!

The key to not turn her off from your body odour as she comes near you may lie in cutting down tomato intake.

Kiwifruit`s DNA reveals similarity to potatoes and tomatoes

A new study that decoded the DNA sequence of the kiwifruit has revealed that it has many genetic similarities between its 39,040 genes and other plant species, including potatoes and tomatoes.

Now, harvest both tomato and potato from the same plant

A hybrid plant, which can produce tomatoes at one end and potatoes at the other, has been launched in the UK.

Now, water purifying technique that uses fruit peels

An Indian-origin scientist has developed the world`s first water purification technique that uses the peels of apples and tomatoes to remove different types of pollutants.

Eating pepper could help prevent Parkinson`s

Eating food, which contains even a small amount of nicotine, like peppers and tomatoes, may help reduce risk of developing Parkinson`s disease, a new study has claimed.

Tomatoes, grapes may help cure sunburn

Grapes and tomatoes contain carotenoids and polyphenols, which have been shown to have powerful antioxidant properties.

Eating tomatoes cuts heart disease risk by 26%

A new study suggests that regularly eating lycopene - an antioxidant which gives tomatoes their rich red colour - could decrease the risk of heart disease by a quarter.

Eating tomatoes could ward off depression: Study

Eating tomatoes just few times a week could halve your chances of suffering depression, a new study has claimed.

Eating tomatoes lowers stroke risk

Eating tomatoes and tomato-based foods lowers stroke risks, thanks to lycopene, an antioxidant.

`Tomatoes can help keep skin young, protect against sunburn`

Scientists say tomatoes may provide the best defence to keeping skin looking young and safe from sun damage.

Tomatoes may ‘help keep skin young’ and protect against sunburn

Scientists say tomatoes may provide the best defence to keeping skin looking young and safe from sun damage.

Tomatoes `good for heart`

The humble tomato is more than a delicious fruit. A new study says that eating it daily could help lower cholesterol and blood pressure levels, thus keeping heart disease at bay.

Pakistan awaits Indian onions, tomatoes

Sindh province has been devastated by floods since mid-August caused by incessant rains.

Tomatoes slash risk of killer diseases

Now, a review research has shown that eating more tomatoes and tomato products could make people healthier and slash their risk of developing killer diseases such as cancer, osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease.

Tomatoes slash risk of killer diseases

Tomatoes are widely available, cost-effective, and people of all ages and cultures like them.

Tomatoes help prevent prostate cancer

Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer, say scientists.

Tomato compound may help prevent prostate cancer

Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer.

Tomato compound may help prevent prostate cancer

Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer.