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…

Continue reading →

Is a microwave harmful to food?
The debate about the dangers or benefits of food cooked or preheated in a microwave oven has been going on for decades, since when in 1946 American engineer Percy Spencer…

Continue reading →

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…

Continue reading →

nutrient profile of quinoa

10 alternative foods for a healthy diet and quick weight loss

1. White rice → Quinoa
Useful Products: Quinoa

100 g of quinoa contains Quinoa, cooked 4.4 g of pure protein – and this is more than Quinoa – a Review than any other cereal. For comparison: in the same amount of rice, rice, white, short-grain, cooked protein is only 2.4 g. Also in this South American cereal is Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.): Composition, chemistry, nutritional, and functional properties all nine amino acids necessary for the body . Quinoa is also rich in phosphorus Characterization of the nutrient profile of quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa), amaranth (Amaranthus caudatus), and purple corn (Zea mays L.) consumed in the North of Argentina: Proximates, minerals and trace elements (three times more than in rice), iron (twice as superior to wheat), calcium, zinc, and fiber. Continue reading

Fiber and Health
Question: Today everyone is talking about fiber, how it is needed and useful. And what will happen if you do not use it? Answer: In everyday life, most people focus…

...

What are cocoa beans good for?
Although cocoa beans are historically native to South America, the story of their cultivation begins in Central America. Archaeological finds of vessels with traces of theobromine suggest the use of…

...

I want to cleanse the body
Each of us sooner or later asks the question - is it necessary to make special efforts to cleanse our body? Environmental pollution, the abundance of additives in food, unpleasant…

...