Posts Tagged ‘fruit’

Instant Coffee Gaining Prominence in Tea-Drinking Cultures

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Free Press Release Submitted by                 Press Release Distribution Increasing urbanization, lifestyle changes, innovation and an increasing number of retail coffee shops in both mature and emerging markets is currently catalysing the growth of the instant coffee market. ( Instant coffee is the soluble coffee or coffee powder prepared from […]

Tax sugary drinks by 20%, say doctors

(Media Release) An extra 20% tax on sugary drinks should be introduced to tackle the obesity crisis, the British Medical Association says. It estimates poor diets are causing around 70,000 premature deaths each year. In a major report on unhealthy diets, the body called for the extra money raised to be used to subsidise fresh […]

Fruit snacks ‘contain more sugar than sweets’

(Media Release) Many supposedly “healthy” fruit snacks aimed at children contain more sugar than sweets, says a campaign group. Action on Sugar looked at 94 products on UK sale, such as coated dried fruit, and found a third contained three or four teaspoons of sugar and 85% were more sugary than Haribo Starmix sweets. Child […]

Ancient plants back to life after 30,000 frozen years

Scientists in Russia have grown plants from fruit stored away in permafrost by squirrels over 30,000 years ago. The fruit was found in the banks of the Kolyma River in Siberia, a top site for people looking for mammoth bones. The Institute of Cell Biophysics team raised plants of Silene stenophylla – of the campion family […]

The Watermelon You Should Never, Ever Eat

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Watermelon fields in eastern China are covered in exploded fruit. Farmers used growth chemicals to make their crops bigger, but ended up destroying them instead. The( used the growth accelerator forchlorfenuron. Even the melons that survived tended to have fibrous, misshapen fruit with mostly white instead of black seeds. MSNBC reports: “Chinese […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium Themes. | Thanks to Juicers, Free WP Themes and