CNN reports that a Miami hospital is studying whether miracle fruit can restore the appetite of cancer patients, whose sense of taste has been dulled by chemotherapy. “What happens in patients is the food tastes so metallic and bland, it becomes repulsive,” said Dr. Mike Cusnir, a lead researcher on the project and oncologist at […]
Northern Ireland’s UTV ran a segment on the miracle fruit, which included an on-air taste test. The show’s hosts sampled lemons and stout beer, which they reported as tasting quite good when combined with miracle fruit’s taste altering effects.
The New York Times has a great video covering a miracle fruit party held in Queens, New York. The guests give feedback as they sample various foods.
Maggie Rodriguez and Julie Chen of CBS News did a segment on miracle fruit.