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Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

2017-06-22 11:06:02 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Cleansing and detoxing are two pet fads of alternative medicine adherents and diet hobbyists, but neither has any basis in science. Forcibly cleansing the kidneys through drinking apple juice or ingesting anything else is simply not possible. There are benefits to drinking apple juice, because it is high in vitamin

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Nutritional Value of Sweet English Peas

Nutritional Value of Sweet English Peas

2017-06-22 07:50:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

English peas are a variety of sweet peas. To eat them, you remove the peas from the pod or shell and discard it. English peas are versatile once they are cooked. Eat them alone or add them to soups, stews, salads and rice dishes. Peas are a cool-weather crop that

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Can You Take Prilosec With Magnesium?

Can You Take Prilosec With Magnesium?

2017-06-21 23:06:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Prilosec, a brand name for the drug omeprazole, is available both over the counter and in a higher-strength prescription form. Prilosec is used to treat disorders involving stomach acid, including gastroesophageal reflux disease, known as GERD, and frequent heartburn. Although you can take Prilosec with most types of magnesium, it

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Histamine-Reducing Foods

Histamine-Reducing Foods

2017-06-21 20:58:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Histamine is known for triggering allergic reactions and causing symptoms from itchy eyes, sneezing and a runny nose to more serious inflammation and asthma. A handful of nutrients and phytochemicals may help reduce the amount of histamine released into your system. If you’re sensitive to histamine, you should also avoid

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Calming Effects of Caffeine

Calming Effects of Caffeine

2017-06-21 19:48:01 0 Comments 1 views Food and Drink category

Caffeine is best known as a stimulating drug that helps you stay awake and focuses your brain if you need to concentrate on a task. This chemical also has calming effects because of the way it affects your brain. Such effects are not as noticeable as the stimulation and energy

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Benefits of Vitamin D4

Benefits of Vitamin D4

2017-06-21 18:44:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Vitamin D4, also called dihydrotachysterol, is used to elevate the levels of calcium in the blood. The vitamin also has the ability to stimulate proteins in the body to better transport calcium through the blood. Medical conditions can be treated through the use of vitamin D4 supplementation. Along with vitamin

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How to Cook Pork Intestines

How to Cook Pork Intestines

2017-06-21 17:38:01 0 Comments 1 views Food and Drink category

Pork intestines may not sound like the most appetizing food, but they are a specialty dish in Asian, Eastern European and African-American cuisines, among others. Chitterlings, often pronounced "chitlins," is one of more common pork intestine dishes in American restaurants. Because of the high water content, pork intestines shrink down

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How to Cook Sauteed Chicken With White Wine

How to Cook Sauteed Chicken With White Wine

2017-06-21 15:26:01 0 Comments 1 views Food and Drink category

Chicken contains high amounts of protein, iron and calcium. It has a mild, slightly sweet flavor that is enhanced when the exterior of the meat is crisped. Sauteing creates a crunchy, brown crust that locks in moisture. Sauteed chicken goes well with rich-tasting white wine sauce drizzled over the top.

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Top Ten High-Protein Vegetables

Top Ten High-Protein Vegetables

2017-06-21 10:56:01 0 Comments 4 views Food and Drink category

It is a common misconception that most people need to eat meat to consume enough protein. Nearly all foods except for highly refined products such as sugar, alcohol and oils contain varying amounts of protein. Some plant-based powerhouses like beans, grains, nuts and seeds can serve up even more protein

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Daily Limit of Cranberry Juice

Daily Limit of Cranberry Juice

2017-06-21 08:42:01 0 Comments 4 views Food and Drink category

Cranberry juice has several benefits for your body, but too much can counteract these beneficial effects. You can purchase 100 percent cranberry juice or cranberry juice cocktail, which usually contains less than 33 percent actual fruit juice, meaning it may not have the same benefits as 100 percent juice. Enjoy

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