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Benne plant, an herb, Sesamum indicum (family Pedaliaceae), the seeds of which are used as a food and as the source of sesame oil.
[G. sēsamē, sesame, an Eastern leguminous plant]
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The Food and Drug Administration has started discussions to add sesame to the list of key food allergens in the market.
The findings may prompt health regulators to require new warning labels that could identify the presence of sesame in foods.
The researchers also concluded that many people who report sesame allergies and have potentially severe allergic reactions do not have their allergy diagnosed.
The government decided to give subsidy of Rs.2000/- on sesame cultivation to the growers.
We've mentioned that sesame seeds have antioxidants, but they also contain a high amount of copper.
"Early episodes of 'Sesame Street' provide a window into the pressing issues of the times, as well as changing views about education.
Invited guests, including children, also had an exclusive preview of the ongoing MMDA x Sesame Street Wall Art, which spans 500 meters and is done in partnership with Davies Paints.
Sesame Street characters Elmo and Cookie Monster were present during the two events as they were among the program's ambassadors.
Aside from the Sesame Workshop, the MMDA will also partner with different local government units (LGUs) in the metro to maximize the engagement of students and parents.
"We know children experiencing homelessness are often caught up in a devastating cycle of trauma - the lack of affordable housing, poverty, domestic violence, or other trauma that caused them to lose their home, the trauma of actually losing their home, and the daily trauma of the uncertainty and insecurity of being homeless," Sherrie Westin, president of global impact and philanthropy at Sesame Workshop, said in a statement.
But -- according to Sesame Workshop, the organisation behind the popular U.S.