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7 November, 2013

Best friends: turmeric and black peppercorn

Best friends: turmeric and black peppercorn
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It is a well known fact that turmeric has healing powers with its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties. In the book, “The Healthy Indian Diet”, the author says that curcumin, the active ingredient in turmeric has undergone many clinical trials and has shown significant decrease in tumor growth in mice. But what is less well known about
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29 October, 2013

chia seeds in cereal

chia seeds in cereal
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Chia seeds have been used in ancient civilizations like the Mayan in south America, now considered a Superfood. They are a good source of omega-3 fatty acids, protein and are easily digestible and can control blood sugar. Chia seeds when mixed with water (hot or cold) and allowed to stand for a few minutes, form
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24 October, 2013

flax seed powder in curries

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We all hear about omega-3’s and one of the best sources is flax seed. It’s also a good fiber source. Here’s more information from a packet of Bob’s Red Mill Flaxseed Meal: Harmful LDL drops and beneficial HDL stays put or even improves. Flaxseed has high levels of antioxidants called lignans. Lignans bind to circulating
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20 October, 2013

Brown Rice for Everyday Meals

Brown Rice for Everyday Meals
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  Switching from white rice to whole rice or brown rice is one of the most fundamental changes that can be made in a diet that is rice-based. Brown rice contains both the bran and germ in addition to the endosperm part of the grain. It is more nutritious than white rice. Since it is
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