How Urban Remedy Is Accelerating Growth By Democratizing Healthy Food


Food has such a powerful impact on both public health and the environment. Many Americans lack proper nutrients and fresh foods, which contributes to greater rates of inflammation and the diseases it causes. Similarly, the overconsumption of industrialized foods perpetuates global warming. A company working to democratize access to healthy and eco-friendly food is Urban Remedy. 

“Real food has the power to heal,” Paul Coletta, Urban Remedy’s CEO, tells We First. “Ultra fresh, clean, and convenient. Those are the major three

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Trending Headlines: Fake leather, inflation & food shortages


A new week is upon us, and it’s time to look at what’s happening in the U.S. and around the world.

  • Inflation continues to increase the cost of everyday products like food, fuel, clothing and vehicles.
  • Coronavirus-related shortages are putting a pinch of suppliers, retailers and businesses.
  • And fake meat companies are looking to create imitation leather using 3D printers, silk and apple waste.

That and more awaits you in this week’s Trending Headlines. Browse this roundup of news articles and let me know what you think!

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The Surprising Heart-Healthy Food


What does your heart-healthy diet look like? Is it filled with leafy greens, tomatoes, and other low-fat foods?

If it is, that’s great. Well, except for the low-fat part. Fats can contribute to heart health, provided you’re getting the right ones.

Healthy fats found in nuts, fish, avocado, olive oil, and other natural sources are all linked to improved heart health and a lower risk for heart disease.

Meat, however, can get a bit of a bad rep. But if it’s unprocessed meat, the rep is underserved.

Meat has saturated fat, but that doesn’t mean it has to harm the

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Trending food: Six virtual food brands for delivery and takeaway, Food News & Top Stories


SINGAPORE – As dining in remains off-limits for now, some food and beverage owners have forged ahead with new virtual brands that are available only for delivery and/or takeaway.

They include Dishoom, which offers contemporary Indian cuisine, and Ciao Chow, which serves pasta.

Both brands are by Mr Shaun Leong, 35, and Ms Joanne Toh, 28 – the couple behind Wildfire Burgers in Bencoolen Street, which made a comeback in June last year after closing in 2019.

Seafood restaurant Nude Seafood has launched Nudo Nihon (Nude Japan in English), featuring set menus for home dining.

Chef-owner Bjorn Shen of Middle

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25 Best Soul Food Month Recipes


June is an amazing month for so many reasons. In the food world, one of the most notable reasons is that it is National Soul Food Month, along with the celebration of Juneteenth. Soul food is a conglomerate of amazing, comforting food that was traditionally made by black people from the South.

When is Juneteenth?

Juneteenth 2021 takes place on Saturday June 19th.

Related: Everything to Know About Juneteenth

What is Soul Food?

Although this style of cooking has taken on many different identities, its roots are grounded in the good ol’ south! Soul food is a style of

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Food for Yoopers: A healthy approach to better food behaviors | WJMN


MARQUETTE, Mich. (WJMN) – Making small changes to encourage healthier eating and changing behaviors when it comes to food. That is the focus of a program in Marquette called Food for Yoopers.

Evan Loukusa, MD, resident of the Marquette Family Medicine Residency Program, said he wanted to help people take the first steps towards a healthier life.

“One of my goals when I was thinking of creating this program, I wanted to make this something where the information was really accessible to people. I wanted to help them understand and get a hold of to make some behavior changes that

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