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How to Easily Cook Swai Fish

2017-06-25 01:56:01 0 Comments 1 views Food and Drink category

Swai fish is catfish farmed in Southeast Asia, but sold in American stores as affordable packaged fillets. It is closely related to basa fish, a type of catfish, and can substitute for it or for flounder or tilapia in recipes. Swai fillets are white, fleshy, flaky and mildly sweet to

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How Drinking Coffee Could Improve Your Health

How Drinking Coffee Could Improve Your Health

2017-06-24 23:46:01 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

Overview If you rely on coffee to get through the day, or just to get it started, you might be lacking sleep or something in your diet. Nobody, after all, is ever going to mistake coffee for health food. But like wine, chocolate and popcorn, coffee has joined the ranks of unlikely

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How to Pan-Sear a Rib-Eye Steak

How to Pan-Sear a Rib-Eye Steak

2017-06-24 22:42:01 0 Comments 7 views Food and Drink category

Rib-eye steak is a decadent, flavorful cut of beef. Rib-eyes do not need excessive sauce or seasoning to turn out juicy and flavorful. All rib-eyes need is light seasoning combined with a simple pan-sear. A 3-oz. serving of rib-eye steak contains roughly 127 calories. This might not seem high, but

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What Starch Is in Popcorn?

What Starch Is in Popcorn?

2017-06-24 21:34:01 0 Comments 6 views Food and Drink category

With its fluffy texture, popcorn makes for a satisfying snack that's naturally fat- and sodium-free. Popcorn is produced from zea mays, a type of corn that has a thin enough outer hull to allow for the corn to pop when heated. Like other starchy vegetables, popcorn is a rich source

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Kale and Its Nutritional Content

Kale and Its Nutritional Content

2017-06-24 20:28:01 0 Comments 7 views Food and Drink category

Kale is a leafy green vegetable packed with nutritional value. Kale is so rich in nutrients and low in fat and calories that it is even considered a super food. Kale can be stored for a couple of days in the refrigerator and can be cooked into dishes that require

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What Are the Dangers of Protein Powder Consumption?

What Are the Dangers of Protein Powder Consumption?

2017-06-24 18:16:01 0 Comments 8 views Food and Drink category

Manufacturers advertise protein powders as a convenient way to get extra protein to boost fitness. These supplements are marketed to everyone from moms to bodybuilders. But recent clinical research has raised some questions about the safety of getting extra protein from such supplements. Most people get enough protein from their

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Potassium and Coumadin

Potassium and Coumadin

2017-06-24 16:02:01 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

Medications often interact with other drugs, as well as certain vitamins and minerals. Coumadin is a type of medication that can help treat and prevent blood clots. Although it is often dangerous to take vitamin and drug combinations, there is no evidence that taking potassium with Coumadin will cause a

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Cayenne Pepper & Honey for a Sore Throat

Cayenne Pepper & Honey for a Sore Throat

2017-06-24 14:54:01 0 Comments 4 views Food and Drink category

When you have a sore throat, just swallowing can be painful. A sore throat often accompanies a viral infection, like a cold or the flu, although other viruses, such as chickenpox or the measles may also produce a sore throat. While most people have heard that honey is a natural

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How to Roast a Whole Cauliflower Head

How to Roast a Whole Cauliflower Head

2017-06-24 13:42:01 0 Comments 8 views Food and Drink category

Save yourself some cleanup with this recipe, which avoids the inevitable veggie crumble of cutting into raw cauliflower. In this recipe, mix delicious and healthy ingredients to create a marinade to coat an entire head of cauliflower, which you can then toss in the oven. This recipe, which calls for just

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How to Eat a Tiger Melon

How to Eat a Tiger Melon

2017-06-24 12:30:01 0 Comments 4 views Food and Drink category

The tiger or “tigger” melon is a striped, baseball-sized fruit whose juicy flesh is similar to that of the cantaloupe and honeydew. Tiger melon is prepared and eaten much like other melons. But because its flavor is often only mildly sweet, sugar is added to enhance the taste, or the

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