Tag: Food

Malcolm Jolley: Where Does Your Thanksgiving Dinner Come From?

Thanksgiving began as a Christian holiday, famously exported by Plymouth Puritans to our side of the Atlantic, where it stuck big time. The idea of the “holy day” was to thank God for the bounty of the harvest, a more or less universal sentiment among religions since the dawn of written history and (I guess) …

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Pesticides in Food The Dirty Dozen Foods List Plus++ & Safest Food to Buy 2012

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Pesticides in food, the dirty dozen foods list ++ and the safest food to buy 2012 that have the least amount of pesticides in them comes on the heels of the Environmental Working Group’s annual “Dirty Dozen” report for 2012 which was just released. The EWG has named the fruits and vegetables that rank the …

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Healing Foods: Broccoli Health Benefits Revealed

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Broccoli health benefits revealed shows us the true benefits of this excellent healing food. The price of it along with the easy access of this healing food make it one of our most popular vegetables. Broccoli can be found in the local stores throughout the year,making it one of the easiest foods to locate, as …

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Healing Foods: Beans

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As for healing foods Beans are a powerful healing food and may also be considered a superfood or miracle food! In this instance of beans, as there are many, but here we are focusing on kidney beans, black, pinto, navy, chickpeas (garbanzo beans), soybeans dried peas and lentils. They are a fantastic source of antioxidants, …

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Worlds Healthiest Foods: The Healthiest Superfoods on the Earth

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The worlds healthiest foods can vary according to your geographic location. For some of us, some exotic foods may just either be unattainable, or just too expensive. For the most part, however, there are local foods and foods right at the local grocery store or farmers market that would fit into this category very nicely. …

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Healing Foods – Foods with Healing Properties

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Healing foods have been around since the beginning of man, however, within the past decade or so, advances in technology and research have provided us with insight into what actual health benefits these foods have to offer. We have been able to isolate and identify all the various nutrients, flavonoids, and phytochemicals and pinpoint their …

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Famine and Hunger Definitions – Relief and Solutions

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In 2011 famine and hunger definitions relief and solutions seem to be evolving. World hunger is increasing as populations expand and weather patterns are changing. Although famine and hunger are two separate afflictions, they both wind up with the same results. According to World Hunger.Org, there were 925 million hungry people in the world in …

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How to Grow Your own Food For Increased Security, Health, Financial and Happiness Benefits

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Learning how to grow your own food is becoming more essential for financial and climate reasons. First of all, consider the price of food that keeps on increasing it seems with each passing day. Next we have the climate change condition, which dumps heavy rainfalls producing floods, and other upcoming disasters like droughts and other …

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Common Food Allergies Eight Foods Represent 90% of all Food Allergies

Food allergy Labels

Common food allergies include eight foods, which represent an estimated 90% of allergic reactions. A food allergy is commonly an adverse immune system reaction to a food protein, They are different than other negative reactions to food, such as food intolerance, pharmacological reactions, and toxin reactions. Proteins in the food are the most common allergic …

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