Ben Gurion University Warns: Increasing CO2 Levels Will Lead To Dietary Deficiencies
Scientists at the Ben Gurion University in the Negev have made a disturbing finding on the effects of CO2 levels on the nutritional value of the food we eat. They say that crops that provide a large share of the global population with most of their dietary zinc and iron will no longer have those nutrients.
June 07, 2014
Truth Or Myth? Everything You Need To Know About Honey For Rosh Hashanah
Tomorrow is the Jewish New Year – Rosh Hashanah – and many Jewish families worldwide will eat the traditional apple with honey. But how much of what you know about the sweet syrup and its supposed health benefits is true? We have all the information for you.
September 03, 2013
Study: Women Should Time Their Meals To Reduce Chances Of Infertility
Eating right can do wonders for your health and now a study shows that it's not just what you eat, but when you eat it. The Tel Aviv University study says that women who are less fertile due to PCOS can increase their fertility by timing their meals.
August 21, 2013
Kitchenbug Will Tell You The Pros And Cons Of All Your Recipes
We know about the little tables with nutritional facts on the back of food boxes, but do we understand them? And what about home-cooked meals? Israeli startup Kitchenbug makes it easy to know the nutritional value of home-cooked meals.
July 17, 2013
Israeli Blog Will Make Healthy Food Fun For Your Kids
It's no secret that kids are picky eaters. Rare are the occasions in which a child loves everything on their plate. Israeli blog Meals With Kids tries to get kids to eat their broccoli by making each plate a fun creation.
June 20, 2013
Make My Plate: The Online Visual Nutrition Guide
When dieting, many people struggle with keeping exact count of their caloric intake or other nutritional values. Make My Plate, an Israeli startup, has come up with a visual tool to make tracking your diet simple – and even fun.
December 27, 2012
Researchers Find Another Healthy Use For Fish Oil: Pain Relief
Fish oil is commonly used as a nutritional supplement, for its high levels of Omega 3 and antioxidants. Now, Israeli researchers have found another healthy perk of fish oil – pain relief for people suffering from bedsores.
December 13, 2012
Surprise! Eating Fatty Foods May Actually Lead To Weight Loss
Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have discovered that foods high in fat, when consumed in a scheduled manner, actually lead to weight loss. Moreover, the diet examined led to a unique metabolism that caused the body to convert fat into energy - rather than store it.
September 13, 2012
Your Genes Could Tell You Exactly Which Foods To Eat To Stay Healthy
Scientists hope that in the near future it will be possible to perform a simple blood test to analyze a person's genes and based on the results, advise them on what foods they should and shouldn’t eat in order to prevent diseases they are inclined to develop.
March 13, 2011