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  1. File photo of a man eating instant noodles

    High on ease, low on nutrition: Instant noodle diet harms Asian kids

  2. School lunches in Japan are mandatory -- no packed lunches allowed -- and while they are not free

    School lunches keep Japan's kids topping nutrition lists

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    Medical education not covering basics of nutrition

  4. Expiry date potato chips bag crunch crispy poisoning safety

    Commentary: Overweight yet undernourished? The hidden effects of junk food consumption

    Despite societies around the world getting more affluent, problems related to lack of essential nutrients in our diet are creeping back, says NUS ...
  5. A young girl eating fruits

    There's a weight-loss app for kids? Some think it will lead to eating disorders and depression

    The launch of Weight Watchers’ new Kurbo app, which is designed for children as young as eight years old, has opened up debate about how to the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: A DuPont logo is pictured on the research center in Meyrin near Geneva

    DuPont considers sale of nutrition and biosciences unit - CNBC

    Industrial materials maker DuPont is considering the sale of its nutrition and biosciences unit, CNBC said in a tweet on Tuesday, citing a report.
  7. wooden disposable chopsticks

    Commentary: Salt, China’s deadly food habit

    Most salt consumed in China comes from the salt added while cooking, Monique Tan, PhD researcher at Queen Mary University London, points out.
  8. Mr Watt Zhong Qing indulges in fast food about four times a week

    The Big Read: Through thick and thin (waistlines) — Singaporeans’ enduring love affair with fast food

    Experts believe that the fast food industry here will continue to thrive despite health concerns and a cut-throat sector
  9. Chinese New Year over-indulgence eating

    Commentary: Planning to eat at your office desk again? Here’s why you should have a proper meal

    There are easy ways to reach for a healthier snack when hunger pangs strike, says National University Hospital’s Ng Zi Ling Jolyn Johal.
  10. Jewel Changi opening day (14)

    Commentary: It’s fast food galore at Jewel Changi Airport. Aren’t parents troubled by our kids’ junk food intake?

    Many have flocked to A&W and Shake Shack at Jewel Changi Airport. But maybe parents ought to take a step back to think about limiting our kids’ ...