Suspension of artificial nutrition – 06/10/2022 – Death without taboos

We recently saw on the Instagram of the ANCP – Academia Nacional de Atenção Palliativos, the publication of a position on the non-implementation or suspension of the diet in patients in a chronic vegetative state. The announcement immediately caught our attention. In 2007, German medical lawyer Wolfgang Putz advised the children of a patient who … Read more

Food inflation puts pressure on the poorest; experts evaluate the actions

published on 06/06/2022 05:47 / updated on 06/06/2022 05:48 In April, data showed that around 90% of the foods analyzed became more expensive over the one-year period – (credit: maurenilson freire) A Brazilian goes to the market to buy only the essentials to make the meals of the month but, when you check the prices … Read more

The app sells food with up to 70% discount to avoid waste – Revista Globo Rural

+ To avoid food waste, a Brazilian company unites consumers who want to pay less with restaurants, bakeries and fruit and vegetables who have to dispose of excess production. This is how the startup Food to Save, founded in 2021, aims to solve the problem of food waste in Brazil: by offering products from its … Read more

Homemade infant formula can cause poisoning in babies – 05/16/2022 – Equilibrium

With the current shortage of infant formula in the United States, parents across the country are increasingly concerned about how they will feed their children. Some ration food or head to distant stores to find only empty shelves. Others search the Internet for homemade infant recipes using anything from powdered goat milk to raw cow’s … Read more

Anvisa stops testing for pesticides in food

Since 2020, Brazilians don’t know how many pesticide residues there are in apples, oranges, tomatoes, peppers and other foods sold at fairs and supermarkets across the country. This is because the main federal government monitoring program did not disclose the results of the collections made since the beginning of the government of Jair Bolsonaro (PL). … Read more

Acerola antioxidant can replace synthetic additive banned in several countries and still used in Brazil

In tests carried out at the USP, microparticles produced from unripe fruit showed similar performance to the synthetic compound TBHQ, found in processed foods and cosmetics. The results were published in the journal Future foods (photo: researchers collection) May 13, 2022 Karina Ninni | FAPESP agency – Antioxidants are important substances for the food and … Read more