People likely to consume more while eating from shared plate

Scientists Nükhet Taylor and Theodore Noseworthy said their findings of research suggested that sharing snacks or small plates at restaurants with family and friends may actually be encouraging 'excessive caloric intake' by leading people to...

Pregnant women should avoid consuming artificial sweeteners

Obesity in children is a massive issue in both the UK and the US with up to a third of youngsters in each country considered overweight. Canadian researchers found pregnant rats fed two of the most common sweeteners, stevia or aspartame, had...

Atcha- the new kind of Indian

The national lockdown starting from 5 November 2020 means the diaspora will be celebrating Diwali under strict rules. It means some people will be stuck alone at home and meeting loved ones only virtually. There will also be the yearning to...

Zaman, a feast of flavours

A celebration among British Asians will always include a grand feast, whether it is at home or restaurant, no jubilation is complete without eating well. A few weeks ago, I visited the Zaman restaurant, which has recently been taken over by...



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