junk food

Five hours daily on phone increases risk of obesity

Researchers have found that the risk of obesity increases by 43 per cent if a smartphone was used for five or more hours a day.

published on : 26th July 2019

Ban junk food ads in and around schools: FSSAI

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has recommended that advertisements of unhealthy food in and around school premises be banned in an attempt to promote safe and wholesom

published on : 16th June 2019

Teens desire to rebel may be used to make them give up junk food 

Researchers found that reframing how students view food-marketing campaigns can spur adolescents, particularly boys, to make healthier daily dietary choices for an extended period of time.

published on : 16th April 2019

Fruits in, junk food out

Seasonal fruits like watermelon is another summer staple which keeps one hydrated as it is a water-rich fruit.

published on : 11th March 2019

Smoking marijuana leads to junk food binge: Researchers

While some neuroscientists have hypotheses, there remains no formal causal evidence to support this notorious effect of marijuana on the human brain.

published on : 5th March 2019

Healthier food likely to get more wasted

Of the 22 food groups that participated in the research, 39 percent of vegetable-based diets were wasted followed by 17 percent of dietary foods and 14 percent of meat dishes were wasted.

published on : 19th April 2018