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Nurturing future champions—a sports nutrition awareness project targets student athletes in Malaysia

Every parent of a teenager knows how hard it is to get young people to eat well, what with schoolwork, ...

Eating for a healthy immune system

Summer and winter, we are exposed to extreme temperature fluctuations as we move between heated or air-conditioned environments and the ...

Dashi: The Secret of Washoku

Some 16,500 years ago, Jomon hunter-gatherers in northern Japan invented a revolutionary new technology: pottery. Judging from archaeological evidence, these ...

Sports and nutrition in the age of COVID: new website chronicles Indonesian swim champion’s winning journey

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies worldwide to close offices. Many of us have experienced first-hand the challenge of working ...

From fan to brand ambassador: teenage skating sensation Alexandra Trusova uses aminoVITAL® to stay in peak condition

Russian athletes are making their presence felt around the world, from the tennis court to the swimming pool, the track ...

Usability is power: PLANTAXIS® elevates facility management into the age of 3D mapping

These days, almost everything we buy is produced in factories, the very backbone of the global economy and our modern ...

A new app seeks to shape the future of food by building a community of cooks

Slow food, whole food, and local food movements, not to mention an explosion of celebrity TV chefs, have inspired millions ...

Cooking up more delicious and healthy foods with kokumi

Have you ever cried while cutting an onion, or grated a clove of garlic only to have the smell linger ...

Nurturing young minds and bodies: school lunch in Indonesia

School lunches may make you think of less than appetizing fare. But times are changing. Today schools may offer enticing ...

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