Food & Health

Study: Caffeine helps prevent road crash risk

PARIS: Research among long-distance commercial drivers in Australia has given weight to those who say coffee, tea or caffeine energy drinks or tablets help prevent dangerous drowsiness at the wheel

Food for thought: For a healthier and wealthier you

We spend hundreds of riyals on our weekly grocery bills, stuffing our food carts with fancy readymade sauces, salad dressings, dips and other processed food, most of which are ex

Healthy food finally tastes great at Applebee’s

Applebee’s is one of the world’s largest casual dining chains with more than 2,000 restaurants.

Healthlines: Small habits huge benefits

Just a few tiny lifestyle changes can make you happier and healthier. Now is a good time to start in preparation for the summer.

Skimmed milk ineffective against toddler obesity

Giving your toddler skimmed or semi-skimmed milk is unlikely to make inroads against the risk of obesity, a large study conducted among American children has found.

Amid tensions, Chinese fruit a turnoff in Vietnam

Jack Nguyen had sold 20 of his 30 containers of imported American grapes when a fresh round of rumors hit the Internet and state-run media: Chinese fruit on sale in Vietnam might look good, but it

Quitting smoking helps hearts, even with weight gain

People who have quit smoking have a lower chance of suffering a heart attack or stroke than current smokers, even if they put on a few extra kilos in the process, according to an international stud

Our Children, Our Future!

I explained in the three earlier articles some of the causes of the unfortunate explosion of obesity in our country and in the US.

Healthlines: How to stop binge eating

Binge eating means eating a large amount of food really quickly when you are not hungry. Binge eaters often carry on eating past the stage of feeling full.

Luxurious business lunch at Noodles

The business lunch on offer at Noodles is perfect for those who have a one-hour break and wanted to spend it at a luxury restaurant and eat premium Chinese.

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