Great Lent
Lent is the longest and certainly the most important for Orthodox Christians annual multi-day fast. It lasts 49 days, 7 spring weeks, and takes place at different times, since its…

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All About Beans
Legumes - seeds of legumes - the main sources of protein of plant origin. Also an excellent source of protein for vegetarians are nuts, seeds and cheese. Legumes in combination…

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Nutrition in the Orthodox post
Fasting with Christians is a time of restraint and humility, a period of spiritual preparation for a particular church event. Fasting and prayer are like two wings, thanks to which…

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7 signs that you eat too much salt and harm yourself

Have noticed something like this – urgently review your diet.
Salt is this: it is not so easy to refuse salt – that is, sodium chloride. And there is a serious reason for this. But there are many more reasons to cut the amount of NaCl in your menu.

Life hacker understood the origins of the human passion for the salty and the symptoms that clearly say that it is worth eating it less.

Why do we love salty so much
The answer to this question lies in evolution. Each of us is a descendant of a man who survived largely because he loved salt. And we, in fact, are alive and healthy only because our body receives a sufficient amount of salt. Continue reading

17 protein smoothies to eat before, after, and instead of eating

If after this post you don’t go into the kitchen and make yourself a smoothie, then you are a completely insensitive person!

We all know from early childhood that healthy food does not have a pleasant taste, and everything tasty is very harmful to the body. Apparently, this is expressed in some kind of higher justice and the rule of general equilibrium. However, sometimes this matrix fails, and we manage to get acquainted with both tasty and healthy products. In this article you will find some amazingly delicious summer smoothies, for which your body will thank you so much. Continue reading

Sweet Conspiracy: A History of Deadly Scientific Mistake

For almost 40 years, we have been afraid of saturated fats, abandoning them in the name of health and harmony. Although back in 1972, the English scientist John Yudkin strongly stated that eating fat does not lead to obesity and heart disease, sugar is to blame. However, the results of his research were ridiculed. The fact that we were victims of a profound scientific error is not to blame for scientific research, but the usual human qualities: fear, charisma, the desire for power.

Robert Lustig is a pediatric endocrinologist at the University of California who specializes in treating childhood obesity. In his 2009 lecture, “Sugar: The Bitter Truth,” he strongly argues: fructose, commonly used in modern diet foods, is guilty of the American obesity epidemic. Continue reading

Why you need to go on a diet right now
It is worth starting to monitor nutrition today, because then it will be too late. What are our chances to lose weight Earn extra weight is easy, make yourself obese…

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How to eliminate harmful fats from the diet
Harmful fats - what is it? It is common practice to call harmful or bad fats all saturated and trans-unsaturated fats. Excessive intake of harmful fats causes many diseases, the…

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Why you need to go on a diet right now
It is worth starting to monitor nutrition today, because then it will be too late. What are our chances to lose weight Earn extra weight is easy, make yourself obese…

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Is it true that some products cannot be combined
About why you can’t drink herring with milk, whether vitamins from different foods are at war with each other and what you can’t eat with meat. Some foods are said…

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