MSG (Monosodium Glutamate)

The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs - Care2.com

Fri, 2017-02-24 19:34

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The Dirty Dozen Food Additives to Avoid at All Costs
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As a result, there is no way of knowing which companies use MSG or not based on their ingredient lists. Because the ingredient is so ubiquitous it is highly likely that most fast food burgers contain MSG. Monosodium glutamate is frequently used in ...

Michael Mosley is on a new health quest – but why did he have to drink breast milk? - Radio Times

Fri, 2017-02-24 04:34

Radio Times

Michael Mosley is on a new health quest – but why did he have to drink breast milk?
Radio Times
One reason why MSGmonosodium glutamate – is such a widely used additive is because it's our tongue saying to our brain, “Mmmm protein.” Tomatoes are the most popular fruit in the world, possibly because they are also the richest in umami. But if you ...

Blog - Lifeboat Foundation (blog)

Thu, 2017-02-23 21:46

Lifeboat Foundation (blog)

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Lifeboat Foundation (blog)
MSG, or monosodium glutamate, is an artificial salt designed to activate the “umami” taste receptors on the tongue that give food a full, savory flavor. Unlike naturally occurring glutamate, which is an amino acid found in foods such as anchovies ...

Global Monosodium glutamate Market Set for Rapid Growth, To Reach $5850.0 Million by 2020 - NDM Columns

Wed, 2017-02-22 23:37

Global Monosodium glutamate Market Set for Rapid Growth, To Reach $5850.0 Million by 2020
NDM Columns
Monosodium glutamate is most commonly known as MSG and is also called as sodium glutamate. MSG is a non-essential amino acid. Monosodium glutamate is a sodium salt of glutamic acid. It is naturally occurring in tomatoes, Parmesan cheese, potatoes, ...

CVS bans artificial trans fats from its food and vows to move healthy snacks to the front of its stores - Daily Mail

Wed, 2017-02-22 08:39

Daily Mail

CVS bans artificial trans fats from its food and vows to move healthy snacks to the front of its stores
Daily Mail
CVS Health Corp said its pharmacy chain had removed artificial trans fats, which have been linked to rising rates of heart diseases, from its store-branded food products well ahead of a June 2018 federal deadline. The second-largest U.S. pharmacy chain ...

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CVS removes artificial trans fats from its food brands - Reuters

Wed, 2017-02-22 08:35

Reuters

CVS removes artificial trans fats from its food brands
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German-owned grocery retailer Aldi [ALDIEI.UL] said in 2015 it removed PHOs, synthetic colors and added-MSG (monosodium glutamate) from its store-branded food products in the United States. ADVERTISING. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads.
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Osteoarthritis is incurable, but there are ways to manage it | Pueblo ... - Pueblo Chieftain

Tue, 2017-02-21 00:36

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Osteoarthritis is incurable, but there are ways to manage it | Pueblo ...
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Got an aching back? How about a painful knee? A sore shoulder? Hands that hurt when you grip something? Chances are you've got some form of arthritis.

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Once “reticent,” Nestle now woos an aspirational India after burning millions on the Maggi disaster - Quartz

Mon, 2017-02-20 22:15

Once “reticent,” Nestle now woos an aspirational India after burning millions on the Maggi disaster
Quartz
The fire he referred to was the credibility crisis the world's largest food products company suffered following allegations that its popular instant noodle brand, Maggi, contained monosodium glutamate, or MSG, in more than the permissible quantities ...

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Puerto Rico company hit by 453t chicken sausage recall - GlobalMeatNews.com

Mon, 2017-02-20 02:44

Puerto Rico company hit by 453t chicken sausage recall
GlobalMeatNews.com
The affected products contain monosodium glutamate (MSG) that was not declared on labelling, the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has announced. The chicken sausage products from the Las Piedras, ...

Puerto Rico company hit by 500t chicken sausage recall - GlobalMeatNews.com

Fri, 2017-02-17 10:21

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Puerto Rico company hit by 500t chicken sausage recall
GlobalMeatNews.com
Century Packing Corporation has recalled 500 tonnes (999419 pounds) of thermally processed, commercially sterile, chicken sausage products due to ...

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Crab sticks: imitating the genuine article since 1974 - The Japan Times

Fri, 2017-02-17 01:41

The Japan Times

Crab sticks: imitating the genuine article since 1974
The Japan Times
To round off the flavor profile, seasonings such as monosodium glutamate (MSG), vegetable proteins and mirin (rice wine for cooking) are added. The brilliant red color itself comes from carmine — a bright red pigment produced from scale insects to ...

1 Million Pounds Of Vienna Sausages Recalled For Leaving MSG Off The Label - Consumerist

Thu, 2017-02-16 11:27

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1 Million Pounds Of Vienna Sausages Recalled For Leaving MSG Off The Label
Consumerist
Aren't Vienna sausages tasty little chicken-based snacks? Apparently, part of what makes some brands of them so tasty is monosodium glutamate, yet in one recent batch, the company left that ingredient off the label. Now it has to recall 500 tons of ...
Century Packing Corp. Recalls Chicken Sausage Products Due To ...USDA.gov (press release)
Century Packing Corp. recalls almost 1 million lbs. of chicken ...Meat & Poultry (registration)
Century Packing Corp. recalls nearly 1,000,000 pounds of chicken ...ConsumerAffairs

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monosodium glutamate (MSG) - Food Safety News

Wed, 2017-02-15 22:34

monosodium glutamate (MSG)
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Almost 200,000 pounds of Vienna sausage and other chicken sausage products, including some packaged under Wal-Mart's Great Value brand, are under recall because they contain monosodium glutamate (MSG) that is not declared on their labels. Century ...

Nestle Q4 profit falls 8.7% on demonetisation - ETBrandEquity.com

Wed, 2017-02-15 21:34

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Nestle Q4 profit falls 8.7% on demonetisation
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... Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) had banned Maggi in June 2015 following allegations that the popular snack contained lead in excess of permissible levels and that there was mislabeling related to flavour enhancer monosodium glutamate (MSG).

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Century Packing Corp. Recalls Chicken Sausage Products Due To Misbranding - USDA.gov (press release)

Wed, 2017-02-15 18:26

ConsumerAffairs

Century Packing Corp. Recalls Chicken Sausage Products Due To Misbranding
USDA.gov (press release)
The products contain monosodium glutamate (MSG) that was not declared on the product labels, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The chicken sausage products were produced from Jan.
Century Packing Corp. recalls almost 1 million lbs. of chicken sausageMeat & Poultry (registration)
Century Packing Corp. recalls nearly 1000000 pounds of chicken sausage productsConsumerAffairs

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The Maggi ban: How India's favourite two-minute noodles lost 80 ... - Livemint

Tue, 2017-02-14 18:33

Livemint

The Maggi ban: How India's favourite two-minute noodles lost 80 ...
Livemint
'No added MSG (monosodium glutamate)', claimed a bright-yellow packet of Nestle Maggi Noodles. A UP food inspector checked, and found a lot of lead in it as ...
Nestle Q4 net down 8.6% at Rs 167.3 croreEconomic Times

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MSG Used in Chinese Cuisine is Good for the Health, Scientist Says - TravelersToday

Tue, 2017-02-14 04:01

TravelersToday

MSG Used in Chinese Cuisine is Good for the Health, Scientist Says
TravelersToday
Monosodium Glutamate, or simply MSG, is widely used in Chinese foods. But people from all over the world have prevented themselves from putting MSG in their dishes because of its negative effects in the human body. However, a food scientist has opposed ...

Does Changing Your Diet Help With Fibromyalgia? - Pain News Network

Sat, 2017-02-11 17:42

Pain News Network

Does Changing Your Diet Help With Fibromyalgia?
Pain News Network
A 2012 study published in Clinical Experimental Rheumatology, assessed fibromyalgia and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients who had excluded monosodium glutamate (MSG) and aspartame from their diets. After four weeks, 84% of the study ...

The Slate Plus Digest with reading recommendations for the weekend. - Slate Magazine

Fri, 2017-02-10 19:07

Slate Magazine

The Slate Plus Digest with reading recommendations for the weekend.
Slate Magazine
It's Friday night again, and scientific research suggests we should brace for some unusually crazy tweets from the president of the United States. Here ...

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Yes, You Want This Spicy Chinese Noodle Soup for Breakfast - Saveur

Thu, 2017-02-09 10:47

Saveur

Yes, You Want This Spicy Chinese Noodle Soup for Breakfast
Saveur
MSG: Monosodium glutamate is as common as table salt in Yunnan, and a little punches up the complexity of the broth. Mint: Loads and loads of mint add a welcome astringency and note of freshness. Pork: Boiling ground pork results in meat that is tender ...