Variety of vegetable oils
When the term “vegetable oil” is found in a culinary recipe, the traditional for modern Russian cuisine sunflower and olive oils first come to mind. Then the corn floats in…

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4 simple steps towards healthy eating
When we are more and more aware of the impact that a healthy diet can have on our lives, we begin to think about the possibility of changing our current…

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What is chocolate good for?
Many sweet teeth read this article in the hope that today we will confirm their conjecture that chocolate is really useful. Looking ahead, I will say that yes, you were…

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Variety of vegetable oils
When the term “vegetable oil” is found in a culinary recipe, the traditional for modern Russian cuisine sunflower and olive oils first come to mind. Then the corn floats in…

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“Food parachute”: this trick will reduce the impact of harmful food on health

My professor at Stanford, Dr. Clyde Wilson, described a simple trick: it will be useful to many who are unable to give up harmful food, but at least a little thinking about their health. And Dr. Wilson knows what he is talking about: he received a doctorate in chemistry from the same Stanford University and at the same time teaches at UCSF medical schools and also heads the Institute of Sports Medicine (Sports Medicine Institute). In his article, Dr. Wilson tells how to continue eating pizza and fast food, significantly reducing their detrimental effect on our body. I hasten to share a secret with you, having translated, with the permission of the author, an article into Russian: Continue reading

These three plants relieve inflammation and pain is better than drugs.

Take note of the three most powerful anti-inflammatory and analgesic plants. They act more efficiently than many drugs and have no side effects (if used in reasonable quantities, like any other product). This information is especially useful for those who often have to take anti-inflammatory or pain medication to reduce fever, relieve joint pain, and the like. After all, even the most harmless at first glance drugs have serious side effects for the gastrointestinal tract, liver, kidneys, and heart. Continue reading

How does heat treatment of vegetables affect the content of vitamins?

Recently, one of my readers asked how much baked bell pepper is rich in vitamin C or is it completely resolved by heat treatment. This question prompted me to prepare a more detailed answer to the question of preserving vitamins and other nutrients during the heat treatment of vegetables in the form of this article.

Indeed, various cooking methods change the nutrient composition of fruits and vegetables, but this is not always bad. Some studies show that, although the heat treatment of foods may lead to the degradation of certain nutrients, the availability of others may increase. Continue reading

What is chocolate good for?
Many sweet teeth read this article in the hope that today we will confirm their conjecture that chocolate is really useful. Looking ahead, I will say that yes, you were…

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How to avoid overeating during the holidays?
According to our traditions, the New Year's table should be filled with various dishes. For this reason, many people are extremely difficult to withstand such a load on the stomach.…

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Nuances of raw food
Every person wants to be healthy, happy. People are constantly in search of an ideal lifestyle, where there is no place for disease, drugs, and longevity is an integral part…

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