Tag: "aroma" at medical news
Functional Food What is That, Ask First
... foods are functional, because they provide taste, aroma
or nutritive value. But it is interesting to note that the majority of the foods being marketed as functional are plant based. There is overwhelming evidence from epidemiological and clinical trials to show that a plant-based diet can reduce the ri...
Japanese Soak in Their Noodles
... a giant pair of chopsticks overhead and water the aroma
of pepper. "The aroma
of pepper is said to have the effects of refreshing your mind, warming your burned-out heart and inf...
Flower-power on a Plate in Paris
...shness" perfect to accompany mullet. But taste and aroma
aside, cooking with flowers can be a problem. "Flowers are even more fragile than herbs," said Rouquette, who brings his supplies in on a daily basis from the southwest French Basque region bordering Spain. "After 48 hours in the fridge, they lose ...
Is Your Child Allergic To Peanuts?
...nd 1.5 million are affected by it. Even a sniff at aroma
of the legume is enough to set off a reaction in some patients. It has been believed that there's only one way to avoid a reaction and that is avoiding the food and the new research aims to change this belief. 'We thought it would make some diffe...
Changing Food Habits: Fodder For Thought
...ross the globe. Since the pre-Christian era, the aroma
of the famous Indian spices wafted far enough to attract traders, and eventually invaders, from distant lands. It is widely believed that like ‘ahimsa’ or non-violence, the concept of vegetarianism is India’s contribution to the world. But is this...
Deodorising Products may be Harmful to the Lungs
...4 DCB is a white solid compound with a distinctive aroma
similar to mothballs. It is typically used as a deodorant in products such as room deodorisers, urinal and toilet bowl cleaners, and as an insecticide fumigant for moth control. Because people spend so much time indoors where these products are use...
Ayurveda Boosts Monsoon Tourism in Kerala
...ings, they (conference delegates) head for our spa aroma
therapy. This has come as a bonus and we have already started receiving inquiries for next year's monsoon season," said Muthoot. Most resorts in Kerala offer attractive ayurveda packages to the tourists. These packages include body massages with di...
Drawing from Myth to Become Mistress of Spices
...so many cardamoms into the cauldron,' and heavenly aroma
rises from the pot of golden rice. Seven to eight such party jobs bring her as much as Rs.5,000 a month, and, of course, recognition as a master chef. 'In our community (Aravanis), people only go for basic education, not for higher education, becaus...
Chicken Fest in Chandigarh To ward off bird flu scare
...en delicacies, others had their fill of eggs. The aroma
of the chicken dishes was in itself tempting enoug...ngh, a resident of Sector 34, said: "The avian flu aroma
of the chicken dishes scare in this region is unwarranted. None of the poultry farm samples in north...
Bio-Functional Garments That Could Revolutionize Fashion Industry
...ess, however, to healthy skin. Ahrens added that aroma
components in garments belong to a group of sensitising materials and can cause contact allergies. And it remains doubtful that the personal care products have any benefit at all. --Edited IANS...
Grapefruit Aroma Makes Women Appear Younger
... make a woman appear younger to men. // It is the aroma
of the fruit that has this effect. Other aromas like lavender, banana, peppermint or broccoli do not have such effects, according to the study....
Indian Incense Invades American Senses
...te Flint Mall or any other mall in America and the aroma
that wafts into your senses is indelibly Indian//....cense at its zenith, and there is no mistaking the aroma
of sandalwood, jasmine or the heady champa. "We are importing agarbattis (incense sticks) from Indi...
Refreshing Assam Tea Now At The Nearest Post Office
...t those across India, who swear by the mesmerizing aroma
of a blend produced in one of the most popular tea growing regions of the world, Assam, will now have access to their favorite tea in a unique business package christened "Tea mail". Formally launched in Guwahati on Friday, the scheme is a joint ve...
Eating chocolate makes you happy
... that the unique combination of taste, texture and aroma
in a bar of chocolate stimulate the pleasure centres than any other food....
Coffee may help prevent cavities
...solubel compound in coffee that contributes to the aroma
and flavour of the beverage, “may have the major responsibility for coffee’s anti-adhesive activity.” “Nevertheless,” researchers conclude, “we can hypotheside that due to antibacterial and anti-adhesive activity, coffee might reduce S. mutans coloni...
Just spice it up!!!!! Anti bacterial effects of spices unraveled in the West
The West is now sitting up and taking in the aroma
of Indian cuisine. The inseparable part of Indian ...innamon, apart from filling the air with its spicy aroma
can also double up as an anti bacterial agent. Adding a dash of cinnamon to apple juice proved this...