A hummus shortage can be on the horizon as the global supply of chickpeas is expected to drop by 20 percent this year, making it harder to access hummus and chickpea-related products in supermarkets. According to the Global Pulse Confederation, the data projects that weather and war have hurt the supplies of chickpeas, driving up food prices and creating problems for food manufacturers.
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Mail-delivery health-food company Daily Harvest is amid a lawsuit for traces of foodborne illnesses in their products. On Monday, an Oklahoma woman by the name of Carol Ann Ready sued the health-food giant, alleging she was hospitalized because she ate the company’s “French Lentil + Leek Crumbles,” and she eventually had to have her gallbladder removed.
A new study aiming to find the disconnect between how healthy Americans think they eat how healthy they actually do, determined that many Americans are do not have an accurate perception of their diets. Jessica Thomson, a research epidemiologist at the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Stoneville, Mississippi and author of the study said, “it appears difficult for adults in the United States to accurately assess the quality of their diets.”
Many people find it difficult to lose weight, thus they need to find healthy alternatives to the foods that they love in order to lose weight. Having a healthy diet is one way to shed a few pounds by focusing more on eating meals that contain vitamins and minerals also staying away from any meals […]