Archive for June, 2011

Foods to Get You Fit and Beautiful

Filed in Health Benefits by on June 24, 2011
Foods to Get You Fit and Beautiful

Eating even one meal that contains capsaicin—the compound that gives hot sauce and chile peppers their heat—not only reduces levels of hunger-causing ghrelin, but also raises GLP-1, an appetite-suppressing hormone, indicates research in the European Journal of Nutrition.

Scientists also found that people who drank capsaicin-spiced tomato juice before each meal over the course of two days ingested 16% fewer calories than those who drank it plain.

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Deadly Snake Competition Captures Imagination of Mass Artists

Filed in Press by on June 17, 2011
Deadly Snake Competition Captures Imagination of Mass Artists

Indigo Moorhead won the Ashley Food Company challenge to design a label for Boomslang hot sauce. Students art the Massachusetts College of Arts and Design learned what it means to run a business, expectation in branding, and messaging.

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