Popeye’s Chicken Sandwich Starts Fast Food Twitter War

Bella Breakdown Social media users were thrown into a huge chicken war on Monday after Popeye’s released its fried chicken sandwich. Not handling the new competition well, Chick-fil-A then responded to the news which sparked a war of chicken sandwiches. With social media going crazy over Popeye’s newest sandwich, Chick-fil-A wanted to remind everyone of who the most known chicken sandwich restaurant is. “Bun + Chicken + Pickles = all...

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Tips For Properly Handling Raw Chicken

Bella Breakdown It may seem like common sense when it comes to handling raw chicken, but some people still make simple mistakes. So to ensure that you are handling your chicken with the upmost care, here are some simple tips. Keep your chicken cold: When your chicken is fresh-keeping it cold both extends the shelf life and prevents the growth of harmful bacteria. That’s due to the temperature is one of the six factors that contribute to the growth of bacteria that cause food poisoning. When buying chicken at the store, the chicken should always be among the last...

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Childhood Health “Facts” You Should Forget

Bella Breakdown We’ve all heard the drink eight glasses of water a day speech, but some experts are saying to forget what you know because none of it is true. Here are just some of the “health” myths we should all let go of. You have to wait an hour to swim after you eat: As kids, we all grew up being told that swimming right after a meal will cause you to get cramps or will lead to drowning. However, studies have shown that full bellies aren’t fatal when swimming in a body of water. Though you just...

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Vegan And Vegetarian Diets Could Reduce The Risk Of Heart Disease

Bella Breakdown As more people jump on the plant-based diet train, the growing benefits seem much more understandable. While cutting meat out of your diet is good for your cholesterol it’s plant-based diets that are great for your heart. New research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association is showing more evidence that plant-based diets are associated with a decreased risk of cardiovascular disease. A team from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health analyzed data of over 12,000 men and women who participated in the...

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Pizza Hut Forced To Close 500 Locations

Bella Breakdown Times are hard for restaurant chains and sadly it seems Pizza Hut is now feeling those effects. The fast-food pizza chain announced that it will be closing over 500 locations across the U.S. According to Food Business Network, Pizza Hut has decided to focus more on delivery and carryout services, meaning it will cut back on “underperforming” restaurants. “This will ultimately strengthen the Pizza Hut business in the U.S. and set it up for faster long-term growth,” said President of Yum! Brands David W. Gibbs during an earnings call. According to Yum! Brands website, there are currently...

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