Superfood

Drugs

How Coca Leaf Became Colombia’s New Superfood

At the Embajada de la Coca, the green leaf is being restored to its rightful place as a powerful medicinal plant and super-nutrient that should be revered instead of reviled.
Ocean Malandra
10.29.17
Noisey Hitlist

Superfood's "Unstoppable" Is the Soundtrack to Your Next Messy Night

This dub-sampling indie ripper is an ode to the anticipation before the party.
Lauren O'Neill
9.5.17
Noisey News

Your Favorite Bands Are Doing a Charity Covers Show to Benefit Refugees



Wolf Alice, Swim Deep, Years & Years, and more are teaming up for the one off London gig.
Lauren O'Neill
11.18.16
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Says Dog Meat Is the Next Superfood

North Korea's state-run news outlets are making a point of running multiple stories extolling the health benefits that supposedly come along with consuming dog meat.
Alex Swerdloff
8.16.16
chocolate

This Guy Eats Chocolate for Every Meal and Is Probably Healthier Than You

Chocolatier Willie Harcourt-Cooze reckons he eats the equivalent of 36 kilograms of 100 percent cacao a year, which is like eating the chocolate content of 137 kilograms of Cadbury’s Dairy Milk.
Johanna Derry
4.30.16
Health

Eating Blueberries Can Help People Suffering from PTSD

The petite berries have been shown to reduce the genetic and biochemical drivers that lead to depression and suicidal tendencies.
Alex Swerdloff
4.7.16
health food

Peruvian Soul Food Is Made with Natural Viagra

Maca, the radish-like root vegetable used in traditional Peruvian cooking, has joined teff and freekeh as another grainy “superfood.” High in nutrients, some Peruvian chefs say the powder can also boost sexual function.
Rich McEachran
6.19.15
fruit

We Should Be Growing More Dragon Fruit

Agriculture research organisations say that the pink, scaley fruit’s hardiness and ability to adapt to different environments makes it a valuable but “underutilised” crop. It can also turn your pee red.
Rich McEachran
5.26.15
africa

This Bitter-Tasting Plant Powder Could Improve African Food Security

High in vitamin C and with more potassium than bananas, moringa powder already has a lot going for it, but there are also claims it could help producers in Ghana and Niger.
Rich McEachran
4.30.15
africa

This Superfruit Is Fighting Malnutrition in Zambian Orphanages

With ten times more antioxidants than oranges and six times more vitamin C, baobab fruit jam is a bonafide superfood. But it has a less faddy use on the menu at Zambian orphanages.
Helen Nianias
3.27.15
Stuff

​Tinnitus Is Hell’s Soundtrack, but Will the Ringing Ever Stop?

Searching for a cure to the nightmare condition that sentences sufferers to a lifetime of "BEEEEEEEEEEP."
Jamie Fullerton
2.2.15
superfoods

I Want to Believe in the Coconut Water Hype

Our obsession with coconuts—their water, flesh, oil and milk—doesn't show any sign of slowing any time soon. But are we right to just be knocking the so-called superfood back without doing some research?
Emily Steer
9.3.14
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