Taiwan researchers have found that Ganoderma lucidum, known locally as lingzhi mushrooms, can prevent obesity, as well as discovering a weight-loss gut bacterium.
2015/6/26, 1 Comment
Attention wearers of skinny jeans: don't squat -- at least not for long.
Fitness tracker maker Jawbone has filed its second lawsuit in two weeks against competitor Fitbit.
Are you sitting down? In that case, you should probably stand up before reading this.
Mos Burger announced yesterday that their chili sauce powder and spice mix meat sauce both originate from Saitama Prefecture (埼玉縣) and Tokyo, respectively, .............
2015/5/6, 1 Comment
A half-century after dropping 70 pounds and keeping them off, Weight Watchers founder Jean Nidetch made some allowances: Cokes in her fridge, Klondikes in her freezer, the occasional potato or extra piece of bread on her plate.
It's not so long ago that the personal heart-rate monitor was considered high-tech among joggers. Now we live in the age of wearable tech and health apps that can do more that just measure your pulse while you run around the park.
Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA, 食藥署) will soon launch a comprehensive inspection of beverage chains to address consumers' concerns about the presence of pesticide residues in their drinks, the agency announced Wednesday.
2015/4/16, 3 Comments
A businessman has been convicted of fraud charges and sentenced to two years in prison for selling repackaged yogurt products that had passed their sell-by dates, high court officials in Taipei said.
Out of the 365 food products from radiation stricken regions in Japan, at least 333 items were pronounced radiation-safe by the Atomic Energy Council (AEC) after a detailed examination yesterday.