Unlock the secrets to healthier eating

People eat more of healthier foods like fruits and vegetables when these items are visible and easy to reach, enticingly displayed and appear like an obvious choice.

Eat fruits before shopping to buy healthy items

Having a small healthy snack like a piece of fruit before shopping would not only help decrease hunger in the supermarket, it may also nudge you to select healthier items, suggests a new research.

Food prices to shoot up sharply because of unseasonal rains

Food prices are expected to shoot up sharply because of untimely rains.

High levels of pesticide residues in fruits, vegetables can harm semen quality

Make sure that the food you eat is pesticide free, as new study has claimed that fruits and vegetables containing higher levels of pesticide residues can harm semen quality.

Kids eat more veggies when tasty: Study

Children just hate all vegetables, no matter how tasty you make them, right?

Load up your diet with whole grains, nuts to cut risk of Alzheimer by half

Consuming a diet filled with foods such as whole grains and nuts can reduce the risk of Alzheimer's by half, says a new study.

Unseasonal rain damages crops across the country

The untimely rain over the past fortnight has played havoc on standing crops in the country.

Vegetable prices soar to Rs 100 per kg in Delhi

Prices of vegetables have increased sharply with some of them even costing Rs 100 per kg in Delhi.

Five foods you must eat everyday for a healthy living!

Many of us remain unaware about certain foods that we need to include in our daily diet. We need to eat a variety of foods each day to keep ourselves fit and fend off many diseases.

Inflation turns negative at -0.39% in January

Inflation declined to a five and a half year low of (-)0.39 percent in January on falling prices of manufactured and fuel items even though food articles remained high.

Little done to curb pesticide use in vegetables, Delhi HC told

 Despite the excessive use of pesticides in vegetables and fruits sold across the national capital, "little has been done to curb the menace", the Delhi High Court was told Wednesday.

Added fructose driving the rise in diabetics

Consumption of foods and beverages containing added sugars, particularly added fructose, is a major factor behind the dramatic rise in type 2 diabetes, contends a study.

Taking steps to get EU ban on Indian vegetables lifted: Govt

The government on Thursday said it is taking all diplomatic steps to help get the European Union ban on four Indian vegetables lifted and is taking up the issue at appropriate forums.

NGT bans vegetables' farming along Yamuna river bed
NGT bans vegetables' farming along Yamuna river bed

The National Green Tribunal on Friday banned cultivation of vegetables along the Yamuna river bed in the national capital.

Let schoolkids play first, eat later

Holding recess before lunch increases fruit and vegetable consumption and decreases waste among schoolchildren, finds a study.

Women more nutritionally knowledgeable than men

Women are, in general, more nutritionally knowledgeable and engage in healthier food shopping strategies than men, says a new research.

Recipe: Clear Soup
Recipe: Clear Soup

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Now, people in Indore too can buy vegetables online

Moving away from electronic goods, clothes and groceries that one can shop online, a local vendor has gone one step ahead by providing people, specially women the facility to order vegetables and fruits of their choice with just a click of a mouse.

Healthier lifestyle could have prevented over half a million cancer cases

A new report has revealed that healthy living could have prevented almost 600,000 cases of cancer in the UK over the last five years.

Simple potato extract can control obesity

To the delight of potato lovers, researchers have found a simple potato extract may limit weight gain from a diet which is high in fat and refined carbohydrates.