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Foods That Promote HGH

Foods That Promote HGH

2017-06-23 00:24:01 0 Comments 3 views Food and Drink category

Secreted by the pituitary gland at the base of your brain, human growth hormone, or HGH, fuels growth during your childhood years and helps to maintain optimal function of tissues and organs throughout your life. The body’s production of HGH tends to slow as you age and can also decrease

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What Is Karyn Calabrese's Detox Diet?

What Is Karyn Calabrese's Detox Diet?

2017-06-22 22:16:02 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

Karyn Calabrese was among the raw food pioneers who attempted to teach people the benefits of eating foods that aren't cooked. As an owner of raw food restaurants, Calabrese has much experience with the potential benefits of eating such a diet. From her education and experience comes her detox diet,

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How to Fix Gooey Pasta

How to Fix Gooey Pasta

2017-06-22 21:06:01 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

At its best, pasta should be al dente. When pasta is al dente, it is cooked through but still firm enough to bite. When pasta becomes overcooked, it takes on a gummy and unpleasant texture. Overcooked pasta also scores higher on the glycemic index than correctly cooked pasta, which means

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Spinach and Diarrhea

Spinach and Diarrhea

2017-06-22 16:42:02 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

Rich in nutrients that promote health, spinach makes a good addition to anyone's diet. While spinach itself does not cause diarrhea, it may not make the best food choice when you have loose stools. The Nutrition Lowdown on Spinach Spinach is not only a good source of vitamins and minerals, including vitamins

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Is It Safe to Drink Lipton Green Tea After the Expiration Date?

Is It Safe to Drink Lipton Green Tea After the Expiration Date?

2017-06-22 15:34:01 0 Comments 5 views Food and Drink category

Tea isn't known to cause food-borne illness. In fact, tea drinking hasn't caused any infectious outbreaks in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, Lipton Green Tea has a "best if used by" date printed on the label, and the manufacturer of the tea

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Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

2017-06-22 11:06:02 0 Comments 6 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 4 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 6 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 3 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 5 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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