May 24, 2019
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Delta introduces new beer for Easter

DELTA Beverages says it will introduce a 660ml Magnum Castle Lite returnable bottle onto the market this Easter. Castle Lite had only a 340ml bottle.  According to a statement by Delta Beverages, the introduction of the 660ml Magnum will be done to satisfy customer needs.  “This
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Breast milk is the hot new health supplement for adults

Mother’s milk isn’t just for babies anymore. Global chemical giants DowDuPont and BASF SE are investing millions to ramp up production of an indigestible sugar found naturally in breast milk. Infant formula makers like Nestle SA can’t get enough of the synthetic ingredient. Now the companies are eyeing a potentially bigger customer: adults. DuPont estimates […]
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Bread price goes up

The price of bread has gone up to RTGS$2,30 from RTGS$2 with millers saying the increase is not associated with the cost of flour as the price of the product has remained constant. Bakers Inn was giving its customers the option to buy a loaf for US$0,60 while demanding $2,30 per loaf for those paying […]
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Zambian energy drink with active viagra ingredient banned

An energy drink that contains the active ingredient in Viagra has been banned in Zambia after a man in Uganda complained of having a six-hour erection after drinking it. The Medicines Control Authority of Zimbabwe (MCAZ) also carried tests which found the drink to pose potential heart-related complications. The developments left Jerome Kanyika, who heads […]
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Drinking sugary beverages linked with early death: study

Sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) were linked to risks of premature death, particularly death from cardiovascular diseases, according to a Harvard study published on Monday in the journal Circulation. In the study, researchers analyzed data from 80,647 women and 37,716 men who answered questionnaires about lifestyle factors and health status every two years. They found that
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Junk food’s immediate impact on your cells

SLIPPING out of your diet into a junk food rut has a near-immediate impact on blood vessels at the cellular level, alarming new research found. Eating burgers, pizzas and sausage rolls over a short period can trigger hardening of the arteries – by rapidly changing their structure, warn scientists. The condition, known as atherosclerosis, is […]
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