Leukemia patients who consumed high concentrations of the chemical epigallocatechin gallate, derived from green tea, saw regression of the disease, according to Mayo Clinic researchers. Study participants received high doses of the chemical in capsule form.
Tyson Foods has launched new packaging for its Wright Brand of bacon, supported by radio, public relations and digital efforts from Arnold Worldwide, Boston. The new packaging puts the Wright Brand shield logo in the forefront with the phrase, "Since 1922. Wright Brand. Bigger, Better Bacon."
A bill introduced in the House of Representatives would give the FDA more power to enforce food safety. It would also make growers, producers and food handlers responsible for identifying contamination risks and documenting steps taken to prevent them.
Berkeley Bowl, a gourmet grocery in the San Francisco Bay Area, will unveil its second location next week. The $30 million store will include an expanded kitchen, more prepared foods and underground parking.