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Negative Effects of Resveratrol

Negative Effects of Resveratrol

2017-06-27 22:18:02 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Overview Resveratrol is a polyphenol antioxidant that may help to prevent heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and early signs of aging. In fact, resveratrol has been shown to influence gene expression to turn on factors that code for longevity in cells. Natural sources of resveratrol are red wine, grapes, peanuts, berries, chocolate,

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Apple Juice Gallbladder Cleanse

Apple Juice Gallbladder Cleanse

2017-06-27 19:04:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

An apple juice cleanse is an alternative treatment for gallstones. However, no scientific evidence suggests that any type of fruit juice cleanse will dissolve gallstones, according to the Mayo Clinic. If you're in pain, seek medical attention. Gallstones can become life-threatening if they create an obstruction in your gallbladder duct.

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Six Primary Functions of Proteins

Six Primary Functions of Proteins

2017-06-27 16:48:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Proteins are compounds in your body made up of amino acids, which contain carbon, oxygen, hydrogen and nitrogen. While protein can provide your body with energy because it has 4 calories per gram, this is not one of its primary functions. The proteins in your body, which come from the

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Should I Drink Cold Water When Dehydrated?

Should I Drink Cold Water When Dehydrated?

2017-06-27 14:40:02 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Dehydration means your body is losing fluids more rapidly than you are replacing them. Water is essential to your health; it accounts for 60 percent of your body weight. Mild dehydration is treatable by increasing your liquid intake, and cold water is appropriate for replenishing your needs. Definition Dehydration is a deficit

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What Is Clear Liquid Coconut Oil?

What Is Clear Liquid Coconut Oil?

2017-06-27 10:18:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Coconuts contain milk to drink, meat to eat and can even produce oil. The consistency of coconut oil will depend on the ambient room temperature. If the room temperature is lower than 77 to 79 degrees Fahrenheit, coconut oil will remain in its white solid state. Once the room temperature

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How to Cook an Artichoke on the Stove

How to Cook an Artichoke on the Stove

2017-06-27 08:06:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Artichokes are members of the thistle family, which explains their odd and prickly appearance. Cooking fresh artichokes on the stove requires a little preparation, but no more or less than for any vegetable that you cannot eat with its peel intact. Boiling whole artichokes or steaming them brings out their

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Loss of Smell & Vitamin Deficiency

Loss of Smell & Vitamin Deficiency

2017-06-27 07:02:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Your sense of smell, called olfaction, plays a role in your health and your quality of life. Olfaction can alert you to the presence of dangerous and toxic material nearby to help you avoid disease, or can allow you to enjoy the flavors in the foods you eat. Some vitamin

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Can Omega 3 Shrink Fibroids?

Can Omega 3 Shrink Fibroids?

2017-06-27 04:56:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Fibroids are benign, noncancerous tumors made of fibrous connective tissue and smooth muscle cells. They are the most common benign growth within American women and usually grow on the walls of the uterus. The cause of fibroid growth is not well understood, but assumed to be multifactorial and involve genetics,

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How to Substitute Wheat Germ for Flour

How to Substitute Wheat Germ for Flour

2017-06-27 01:36:01 0 Comments 2 views Food and Drink category

Wheat germ, the embryo of the wheat kernel, is a nutritional powerhouse -- high in fiber, folic acid and the antioxidant L-ergothioneine. The addition of wheat germ can boost the nutritional content of many dishes, including smoothies, meats, salads, cereal and yogurt. You also can substitute wheat germ for a

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Facts on Unsaturated Fats

Facts on Unsaturated Fats

2017-06-27 00:22:01 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

We adore the smooth mouth feel of fat. We fry and bake everything in pools of various oils, and you might be more confused than ever regarding what fats heal and what fats zap your life force. Coinciding with an American obesity epidemic, you along with many Americans are cutting

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