Life News News on Life continually updated from thousands of sources around the net. en-us 240 Copyright 2017, Topix Topix // FDA reconsiders added sugar label for maple syrup, honey The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reconsidering its plan to label pure maple syrup and honey as containing added sugars. Maple syrup producers had rallied against the plan, saying FDA's upcoming requirement to update nutrition labels to tell consumers that pure maple syrup and honey contain added sugars was misleading, illogical and confusing and could hurt their industries.

KATC-TV Lafayette Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:53:28 GMT 180620FK4C4U 0
Chicago's prime pizza places Steve Dolinsky, author of "Pizza City, USA: 101 Reasons Why Chicago is America's Greatest Pizza Town," loves Labriola for its sauce, locally sourced sausage, crispy crust and the way it maintains its shape by using cornmeal and corn flour.

KIII Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:24:16 GMT 180620RHB54A 0
Don't Let a Vacation Derail Your Diet Vacation season is here and it's no surprise that what you eat can have an impact on your weight. In a study from the University of Georgia, 61 percent of the participants gained weight while on vacation, with an average gain of 0.7 pounds.

Cross Roads News Wed, 20 Jun 2018 10:35:37 GMT 1806206K4V6D 0
Watchdog calls for mandatory traffic light food labelling after Brexit Which? found that cereals, porridges and granolas can contain more than three-quarters of the recommended daily maximum of free sugars in a portion A watchdog has called for mandatory traffic light food labelling post-Brexit after finding that information on breakfast cereals could be misleading consumers about their sugar, fat and salt intake. Many supermarket own-brands have adopted the traffic light scheme, but Which? found that household names such as Kellogg's are "lagging behind" to leave consumers facing a "bewildering" range of information about nutrition and portion sizes.

Haringey Independent Wed, 20 Jun 2018 05:51:30 GMT 180619L5RGHP 0
Berry growers facing trouble recruiting seasonal workers - " report Three out of five British berry growers say it has already become more difficult to recruit seasonal workers from the EU putting them at risk of failing to meet consumer demand, according to a report. British Summer Fruits , which accounts for 95% of all UK-grown berries supplied to UK supermarkets, said 61% of growers are having trouble recruiting workers and 63% have reported a drop in applications for seasonal work.

Streatham Guardian Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:10:39 GMT 180619MHEBM2 0
I hope historical shows will become family institution, benefactor says The benefactor behind the spectacular Kynren outdoor historical shows said he hopes it will become a family institution like Christmas or Star Wars as it begins its third season. The live action night-time show rattles through 2,000 years of English history and is performed by hundreds of trained volunteers in Bishop Auckland, County Durham though the summer.

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New Jersey considers honoring chef Bourdain with food trail The famed cook, writer and host of the CNN series "Parts Unknown" killed himself nearly two weeks ago in a luxury hotel in France. The 61-year-old was born in New York, but grew up in the New Jersey suburb of Leonia.

Daily Journal Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:52:51 GMT 180619TT65CL 0
Minute's silence marks Finsbury Park terror attack anniversary A minute's silence has been held to mark a year since Makram Ali, a Muslim father-of-six, was killed and others injured in an attack near a mosque in north London. Most of the victims of the Finsbury Park terror attack had just left night-time Ramadan prayers at the nearby Muslim Welfare House when Darren Osborne, determined to kill as many Muslims as possible, drove a hired van on to a crowded pavement.

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What You Need to Know Before Firing up the Grill Summer is officially here and with seven in 10 U.S. adults owning a grill or smoker , according to the Hearth, Patio & Barbecue Association, for many, that means it's time to cook up mouth-watering dishes and invite friends and family over for a barbeque. But be careful.

Tyler Morning Telegraph Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:54:53 GMT 1806190T8EUF 0
Alicia Silverstone 'excited' to date again The 41-year-old actress filed for divorce from the musician last month after 12 years of marriage, and whilst the break-up is still fresh, she's already diving back into the dating pool and "loves" meeting "interesting" new people - despite finding it "confusing" at times. She said: "I love it.

The Progress Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:35:41 GMT 180619DKST09 0
Quarter of seafood sold in Metro Vancouver is mislabelled:... Catfish is passing as cod and tilapia is masquerading as snapper in Metro Vancouver, says a new study that found up to a quarter of seafood sold in the region was mislabelled. Researchers at the University of British Columbia collected 281 samples of fish and other seafood from restaurants and grocery stores, then tested the DNA to determine the true species.

Northern Life Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:52:50 GMT 180618NG5PL6 0
Lawyers, family seek release of detained pizza deliveryman Villavicencio was... . Sandra Chica, center, wife of Pablo Villavicencio, stands with their two daughters during a news conference outside federal immigration offices, Monday, June 18, 2018, in New York.

News9 Oklahoma City Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:07:09 GMT 180618K74A3T 0
Seattle's standout ice cream shops Molly Moon Neitzel opened the first Molly Moon's Homemade Ice Cream shop in Wallingford in 2008. The ice cream served here is made in the back of the shop.

WHAS11 Mon, 18 Jun 2018 18:29:20 GMT 1806186IQ3DN 0
William to read nurse's poem inspired by Afghanistan veteran The Duke of Cambridge is set to read a poem penned by an A&E nurse who was inspired by the traumatic experiences of an Afghanistan veteran suffering from PTSD. Debbie Lawson has been announced as the winner of a national competition called a Poem to Remember, garnering 49% of the public vote for her verse, called One For The Team.

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The quintessential Connecticut outdoor dinner party It's only mid-June and already we're feeling in a grilling rut. Get us out of it! What are some new things that I can flip over a fiery grate? I know the grilling rut well.

Greenwich Citizen Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:56:36 GMT 1806180J6IFC 0
Why Viking Cruises may have the most ambitious culinary program at sea When Viking Cruises' first ocean-going ship, Viking Star, debuted in 2015, it featured something unusual for a cruise vessel: A restaurant that changed its cuisine every few days. Dubbed The Chef's Table, the eatery offered a rotation of four tasting menus that focused on everything from Italian to Caribbean dishes.

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg Mon, 18 Jun 2018 04:17:19 GMT 1806173QRPTN 0
Shrimp rise as overall North Carolina commercial catch dips North Carolina officials say commercial fishing in the state declined by weight last year even as shrimp volume increased to a record high. The N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries issued a release this month saying fishermen sold about 54 million pounds of fish and shellfish to North Carolina dealers in 2017.

The Virginian-Pilot Sun, 17 Jun 2018 23:46:36 GMT 180617277OIR 0