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‘Front of Package’ Nutrition Labels Improved Nutrition Quality

A new study analyzing 16 years of data on tens of thousands of products finds that the adoption of nutrition data on ‘front of package’ labels is associated with improved nutritional …


Strong Markets for Cultured Meat Across Meat-Reducing Germany and France

New research shows substantial markets for cultured meat and movements towards meat reduced diets across Germany and …


Connecting the Dots on Food Access

A new study simultaneously examined the preferences of community members and compared those with

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Best Food Podcasts 2020 – Chowhound

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Looking for the best food podcast to listen to right now? These are some of our favorites.

Thanks to the development of some very good culinary podcasts, today’s food-obsessed are asking each other, “What are you listening to?” as much as they are “What shows are you watching?” and “What books are you cooking from?”

Now, we may currently be on a temporary hiatus from commuting to work, or working out at the gym, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up listening to podcasts. (I mean, there’s only so much TV you can watch

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Food giveaway in Fountain Valley helps families deal with coronavirus

During the coronavirus pandemic, people have been encouraged to stay at home.

Leaving the house for the grocery store could be considered a risky activity. Affording groceries has also become an issue for some who have been unable to work due to the pandemic.

A drive-through food giveaway put on by the Boys & Girls Clubs of Huntington Valley solved both problems for approximately 1,000 families on Friday at Fountain Valley Recreation Center and Sports Park.

Fountain Valley Mayor Cheryl Brothers was among a group of roughly 75 staff members and volunteers who helped distribute the food. Boxes of groceries

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Foodborne illnesses continue to rise as efforts to prevent them fail

Experts stressed, however, that the data does not apply to the current pandemic of Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.

“There’s no evidence right now to support transmission of Covid-19 by our food supply,” said Dr. Patricia Griffin, chief of the CDC’s enteric, or intestinal, diseases epidemiology branch.

“Covid-19 is caused by a different pathogen, with a different mode of transmission, different biology, different epidemiology,” said food safety expert Benjamin Chapman, a professor in the department of agricultural and human sciences at North Carolina State University, who was not involved in the report.

“The foodborne pathogens that we’re

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Mengenal Perbedaan Antara Buku Fiksi Dan Nonfiksi

Buku fiksi adalah buku yang berisi cerita atau kejadian yang tidak sebenarnya. Sedangkan buku nonfiksi adalah buku yang berisikan kejadian sebenarnya yang disampaikan menurut pendapat/opini/kajian penulis.

Dengan kata lain, buku fiksi adalah buku yang di dalamnya berisi cerita rekaan atau khayalan. Sedangkan buku nonfiksi adalah buku yang dibuat berdasarkan fakta dan kenyataan.

Pengertian Fiksi adalah sebuah prosa naratif yang sifatnya imajinasi atau karangan non-ilmiah dari penulis dan bukan berdasarkan kenyataan. Dengan kata lain, fiksi tidak terjadi di dunia nyata dan hanya berdasarkan imajinasi atau pikiran seseorang.

Walaupun fiksi hanya imajinasi penulis, namun fiksi tetap masuk akal dan bisa mengandung kebenaran … Read More