Edible insects pose some risk to people with allergies
Eating insects is healthy and protects the environment. But people with allergies should proceed with caution.read more
Nanoparticles from Food Mask Gut Bacteria
Nanoparticles in food can cover bacteria like a sort of mask. This is what Shirley Knauer from the University of Duisburg-Essen and her team discovered. They observed the nanoparticles within the different environments of the gastrointestinal tract simulated in theread more
Allergies during Christmas Time
People with hay fever usually look forward to the colder months as the pollen season comes to an end and allergy symptoms subside. But the winter season brings its own share of allergens. Our Advent and Christmas traditions include manyread more
What is the Best Way to Prepare for a Trip to Asia if You Have a Soya Allergy?
Soya is commonly used in Asian cuisine. But travellers with a soya allergy should not let this put them off. It is essential to be well prepared when travelling to Asian countries.read more