Healthy Foods You Should Be Careful Eating

Trying to eat healthy is a great idea. However, some healthy foods can actually pose a risk. There are contamination issues you have to be aware of. In addition, some foods that are good for you can be dangerous if they aren’t stored or cooked properly. In order to make eating healthy safe, it helps…

Brain Foods That Help You Concentrate

Ginseng, Fish, Berries, or Caffeine? Listen to the buzz about foods and dietary supplements, and you’ll believe they can do everything from sharpen focus to enhance memory, attention span, and brain function. But do they really work? There’s no denying that as we age, our body ages right along with us. The good news is…

What do you get when you cross a pizza and a Greggs pasty?

Hungry and can’t decide between a pizza or a pasty? Well, now you don’t have to. A restaurant has created the ‘Dreggs’ pizza – taking inspiration from bakery chain, Greggs . The off-the-wall concoction , from Crazy Pedro’s, features a topping of brown sauce, mozzarella, sausage rolls and baked beans. Basically, it’s a sausage and…

Greedy Brits ‘spend third of waking hours thinking about food’

The average Brit now spends a third of their waking hours thinking and talking about and taking pictures of food , new research has claimed. The report suggests a staggering 48 percent of people now regularly take pictures of their meals, apply on a filter and post them on social media. We also send an…

Yorica Soho: The first allergen free restaurant in London

A shop which claims to be “the first ever completely free from” sweets and dessert store has opened in London. Yorica, which opened on Wardour Street in Soho on Wednesday only sells food which is free from dairy, nuts, gluten, eggs and wheat. The store customers can buy ice cream, frozen yogurt and milkshakes that…

The magical thing eating chocolate does to your brain

In the mid 1970s, psychologist Merrill Elias began tracking the cognitive abilities of more than a thousand people in the state of New York. The goal was fairly specific: to observe the relationship between people’s blood pressure and brain performance. And for decades he did just that, eventually expanding the Maine-Syracuse Longitudinal Study (MSLS) to…

‘George Clooney effect’ sees coffee pods added to national shopping basket

To some, they are a modern convenience, to others an expensive and wasteful indulgence. Yet while they may divide opinion among coffee purists and gadget-obsessed Britons, disposable coffee pods are now a regular part of the British diet, according to the Government. The popularity of the pods, helped by Nespresso’s adverts featuring George Clooney, has…