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Teenage boy goes blind after existing on Pringles, white bread and french fries 04 Sep 2019

Teenage boy goes blind after existing on Pringles, white bread and french fries

Eating a diet of french fries, Pringles and white bread was enough to make one teenage boy lose his sight, according to a case study published in a medical journal.

Minister Slams Supporters of Importing Foodstuffs 07 Aug 2019

Minister Slams Supporters of Importing Foodstuffs

TEHRAM- Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati yesterday criticized harshly those who believe imports of agro products would be cheaper than domestic products.

Iran’s Food and Drug Administration push to label genetically modified food 11 Mar 2018

Iran’s Food and Drug Administration push to label genetically modified food

TEHRAN – Iran’s Food and Drug Administration is pushing food producers and importers to label their products as containing or not containing ingredients which are derived from genetically engineered plants. In an official letter to Iran’s universities of medical sciences, Vahid Mofid, the caretaker of the department of food and beverages in Food and Drug […]

Food security, medical markets discussed with European officials 01 Mar 2018

Food security, medical markets discussed with European officials

TEHRAN — Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh-Hashemi and European health officials explored ways to increase cooperation on enhancing food security in the country and getting more involved in the European medical markets. Upon an official invitation of EU’s Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis, Qazizadeh-Hashemi travelled to Europe on Monday to meet with health officials of Belgium and […]

Eating Like An Iranian: A Survey on Persian Food 08 Feb 2018

Eating Like An Iranian: A Survey on Persian Food

The Divan of Bos’haq At’ema, written by the 14th century satirical poet Fakhreddin Hallaj Shirazi, is one of the most ancient sources about Persian cuisine, offering information about a wide range of Iranian foods consumed during that time as well as past centuries. Fakhreddin Hallaj Shirazi used Persian culinary vocabulary and kitchen terminology in his […]

Eating like an Iranian: A survey on Persian food 11 Jan 2018

Eating like an Iranian: A survey on Persian food

In this series of articles you can trace cookery art in Iran during history up to present. The survey sheds light on different aspects of Iranian life, culture and civilization. Though there is no exact information about the origins of cooking by human beings on earth, nourishment is considered as one of the most important […]

Exports of foodstuffs up 12% in 6 months yr/yr 09 Nov 2017

Exports of foodstuffs up 12% in 6 months yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iran’s exports of foodstuffs during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2017) increased 12 percent in comparison with the same period in the year preceding, IRNA quoted the board chairman of Food Producers Cooperative as saying on Tuesday. According to Mehdi Karimi Tafreshi, Iran’s exports of foodstuff […]

Health Benefits of Olives and Olive Oil 14 Sep 2017

Health Benefits of Olives and Olive Oil

TEHRAN – A research team discovered that the olive-derived compound oleuropein helps prevent type 2 diabetes. The health benefits of olives — and associated natural products such as olive oil — have long been recognized and touted by proponents of the Mediterranean diet. However, little was previously known about what specific compounds and biochemical interactions […]

Expo to put spotlight on healthy food, healthy life 04 Sep 2017

Expo to put spotlight on healthy food, healthy life

TEHRAN — Good nutrition and healthy food is our first defense against disease and our source of energy to live and be active. Nutritional problems caused by an inadequate diet can be of many sorts, and when they affect a generation of youngsters, they can lower their learning capacities, thus compromising their futures, perpetuating a […]