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A Call To Band Online Drug Pharmacies and Online Consultation by So Called “Cyber Doctor
...rexic Brazilian model, who lived on a diet of only apples
and tomatoes. After her death it was suspected that she had also been taken a cocktail of prescription drugs for slimming and pain relief. It is believed that anorexia and the cocktails of prescription drugs was finally the caused for her body to shu...
Organic Crops Contain Higher Levels of Nutrients: Study
...andt and other researchers found organic tomatoes, apples
and peaches had greater concentrations of vitamin C, polyphenols, betacarotene and flavonoids, according to the Daily Mail. They were lower, however, in lycopene, which is another beneficial nutrient, the researchers said. The results of the resear...
Eat Apple During Pregnancy to Protect Baby from Asthma
Mothers who eat apples
during pregnancy may protect their children from d...archers found that the children of mothers who ate apples
had significantly reduced risk of developing asthma and childhood wheezing, reported science portal ...
South African Farmers Turn to Organic Farming
...dly, falling in behind organics. Organic tomatoes, apples
and potatoes are now widely available in supermark...in Valley, who pioneered the production of organic apples
and pears in the area east of Cape Town in the late 1990s. Fruit farming is notorious for heavy sp...
Cider can Ward Off Cancer and Heart Disease
...ider, a beverage made from the fermented juices of apples
or pears, is one of the oldest alcoholic drinks and has a 2,000-year-old tradition. It originated in Britain but is now produced wherever apple cultivation is high like in the US, New Zealand and Australia. The drink is also popular in France, Irel...
A Pratical Tool to Detect Bone Mass Deficiencies in Children With Chronic Diseases
...hildren. "Before this data it was like comparing apples
to oranges," Dr. Kalkwarf said. "Now, pediatricians can monitor children according to the chart we developed and determine if they are normal or if there's something that needs to be investigated further." Cincinnati Children's was invited by the N...
Apple Juice may Help to Keep Childhood Asthma at Bay
...ersity of Aberdeen found that women who ate lot of apples
while they are expecting mums might protect their unborn babies against asthma later on in life. 'There is some evidence that a healthy diet rich in anti-oxidants and vitamins is good for asthma. It is yet another reason why we should be encouragin...
Eating Apples and Fish During Pregnancy Benefits Babies
Consumption of apples
and fish by mothers during pregnancy could be extr... They found that those women who ate four or more apples
a week were half as likely to have an asthmatic child compared with those who ate one or fewer. Th...
Intake of Polyphenol Speeds Up Fatty Acid Catabolism
...highly abundant in the human diet, such as onions, apples
and tea. Boer found that lung cells had a greater fatty acid catabolism if the rats constantly received quercetin in their feed. The energy-sensing protein SIRT1 is an important regulatory protein that can prolong the life span of model organisms...