Those interested in shedding a couple pounds while getting healthy in the process are often attracted to the "quick and easy" programs offered by the various detox diets and cleanses on the market. After all, there are many options to choose from, many of them claiming to do everything from […]
What The Romans Did for Oysters
Once upon a time, oysters where a poor substitute for meat or fish and the Romans ate them abundance. On the sites of former Roman villas in Britain, archaeologists have found the shells of cockles, limpets, mussels, oysters and whelks, not just along the coastline but also inland as far […]
The Science Of Nutrition
The simplest questions, they say, require the most complicated answers. It’s this premise that has occupied American author Elton Alvaro for more than two decades. Alvaro made the kitchen his laboratory, breaking with traditional thinking and taking a scientific approach to questions ranging from what makes souffles rise (and fall) […]
The Health Benefits Of Green Tea
Green tea has long been known as beneficial herbal supplement, but its value extends far beyond what most people might imagine. It's a tasty and unique tea that has been used for thousands of years by cultures all across the globe. It provides a veritable laundry list of benefits that […]
Is It Possible Surviving on Beer and Alcoholic Beverages?
Whenever I go out hiking or camping with my friends, I always make it a point to bring some extra cans of beer. Yes, I drink most of the stuff but I also leave a few in case of emergencies. When disaster strikes without warning, you are most likely forced […]
Are Vitamin Fortified Foods Safe?
If you look around, you will notice that many food manufacturers are promoting new, healthier, vitamin fortified versions of their products. This is leading many people to wonder if these foods are a viable substitute for other healthy eating practices. Are vitamin fortified foods really safe? Read on to learn […]
Healthy Ways to Get Rid of Love Handles Before Summer
Summer's fast approaching and no one can stop it! If you're planning to have a lasting relationship with your string bikini during these hot months, it's high time to break up with your unhealthy eating habits. To get rid of bulging love handles, put these healthy ways together! Go easy […]
Benefits of Cooking Your Own Food
It’s no secret that America is a fast food nation. It’s also not hard to look at our dismal national health statistics and connect the dots. While plenty of people are trying to make a change, there are quite a few challenges to overcome. One common trap is the assumption […]