Media Mentions

Eating is arguably one of the most pleasurable experiences we get to have. Getting a whiff of your favorite dish, or taking a single bite of your go-to dessert can instantly flood you with emotion—happiness, comfort, utter joy. If you think it can’t get better than...

Lindsay Davis had already put in her two weeks’ notice when she contracted COVID-19 at the Galveston, Texas, hospital where she worked in food service in February. Her symptoms were typical: headache, sore throat, fatigue. But by the end of March, the 21-year-old was spiraling: Memories...

From Australia to Uruguay and California to Turkey, producers tell Olive Oil Times reporters that potential customers are sometimes put off by the bitterness and pungency of robust extra virgin olive oils. These sensations come from the polyphenols found in extra virgin olive oil, notably oleocanthal....

Why does being really hungry so often come with being a little—or a lot—angry? You know, hangry! It happens to the best of us, and it’s not actually a character flaw. It’s triggered by a set of neurons in the brain that activate when we’re...

Our sense of smell is a source of pleasure and protection, but plenty of factors can cause it to fade. Aging is a common cause of smell loss. And the sense can also be impaired by health conditions that include allergies and head trauma, as...