Food sensitivity is complex. There are known unknows and probably unknown unknowns! Can we cope with what looks complex in science. I presented a talk on this topic on ABC radio. See http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/ockhamsrazor/food-sensitivity-and-the-known-unknowns/9185042 You can see I do have some hope for the future.
In some ways it is becoming harder to manage food away from home. More food is already marinaded or the chips are already coated with a beer batter. More salads include rocket and other bitter lettuces. There is more recognition of the need for wheat-free foods but those foods are more highly flavoured. It is […]
We expect Chicken Noodle soups to be full of MSG or HVP. The LaZuppa Natural soup in a bowl should be tolerated by all! It contains stock (water, onion, carrot, chicken, celery, salt), vegetables (sweet corn, carrot, onion, cabbage, potato) and Rice Noodles. It does not contain much of any ingredient as it is a […]
Can you pick artificial flavours? We know Strawberry Quick and Fanta are not the real fruit!! And we know they contribute to hyperactivity reactions in ADHD kids and other symptoms. But has the flavour industry improved the flavours so much that they can make flavours that mimic wine so well that even experienced wine tasters […]
Underarm body odour research provides names for some of the smells in underarm aromas. “There’s fishy, oniony, faecal, sour, even a bit floral, boar-like animal odour, cannabis-like as well as sulphurous” are smells named by a Belgian microbiologist Dr Christopher Callewaert. He has found that Staphylococcus epidermis is associated with pleasant or inoffensive smells, and […]
Lyn had a very bad reaction to the colonscopy preparation drink with severe headache which took days to resolve. The Lavage solution has a strong artificial flavour. Usually you are recommended one pack of Picolax and one pack of ColonLYTELY. The Picolax is only available as Lemon but the ColonLYTELY can be obtained without flavour. […]