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Comfort food


'Plenty of ways cooked food can become contaminated', says FSSAI

June 17, 2021 2:06 pm

Even cooked food can become contaminated making it unsafe to eat. Here's what to know about food safety and nutrition

'I will always be a mom first, Samairra is my number 1': Juhi Parmar

April 12, 2021 12:31 pm

"When I’m with Samairra, I prefer staying off my phone and giving her undivided attention, which is most important for children," said the actor

12-year-old entrepreneur launches healthy comfort food for menstrual cramps

April 02, 2021 2:33 pm

The idea came to the seventh grader when she got her period, and realised the Indian market lacked such a product.

Who moved my Pecorino?: The Carbonara Debacle and questions of food authenticity

March 07, 2021 12:38 pm

In a globalised world, where no food feels foreign and tastes are transforming rapidly, how does the debate over authenticity in recipes play out?

Comfort food leads to more weight gain during stress, says study

May 01, 2019 2:00 pm

Researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research in Australia discovered a molecular pathway in the brain, controlled by insulin, which drives the additional weight gain.

Decoded: Why we indulge in comfort foods

April 30, 2019 10:19 am

According to researchers from University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia, a post breakup ice-cream binge is actually a scientific phenomenon.

Having ice cream may not lift your mood

May 26, 2014 1:46 pm

Scientists have found the idea that eating certain foods makes us feel better when we are in a bad mood may be a myth.

The Lightness of Being

May 12, 2012 7:47 am

On a searingly hot day,the appetite usually nose dives. But that trend can reverse if one can be afforded the privilege of bowls full of comfort food.

Women fed-up with jobs more prone to 'uncontrolled eating'

March 22, 2012 2:03 pm

Women who are overworked or bored with their career are likelier to turn to comfort food.

Comfort food helps fight loneliness: Study

March 22, 2011 3:34 pm

Feeling lonely? Have a bowl of chicken soup or eat some mashed potatoes and macaroni with cheese.