7 myths about food
Over the past 30–40 years, not only has the reality (mobile phones, the Internet) changed, but, above all, the environment has changed dramatically. Real bread, butter, milk, vegetables and meat…

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Meat eating or vegetarianism?
Over the past 10-15 years, the vegetarian movement in the world has grown significantly, and therefore, more and more disputes arise between the adherents of plant foods and meat-eaters. The…

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There is and lose weight. Negative Calorie Products
People who want to get rid of excess weight, go to many things: sit on diets, take dubious quality pills, torture their already exhausted body with sports exercises, starve, and…

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Raw foods: Pros and Cons
Recently, along with vegetarianism and veganism, raw foods are becoming more and more popular. Its essence is in the rejection of thermal or any other processing of food in order…

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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

5 reasons why people become vegetarians
The modern world is divided in half: on those who consume meat and on those who do not use animal products. Probably, many of the first half of the population…

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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…

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How to become a vegetarian? It is easier than it seems.
Some people try to go on a vegetarian menu slowly, gradually, while others - dramatically and permanently change their lifestyle. The main task is to realize, to feel your usual…

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