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Just spice it up!!!!! Anti bacterial effects of spices unraveled in the West
...that cinnamon, 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 and the spice actually retarded the growth of common food pathogens. For their study, the investigators added cinnamon to commercially pasteuri...
Keep fit with salads
...ice, other dressings are vinegar, whipped yoghurt, spicy
raw mango chutney, buttermilk, olive oil, salad oil, sesame oil etc. Readymade salad oils are also available. In Europe a platter of cheese and salad is often a healthy ending to a hearty meal. Americans prefer a side salad served with the main cours...
Understanding The Role Of Olfaction In Taste
...ke the 'taste' of a wine, because of its fruity or spicy
notes. However, gustation refers only to the sensations of sweet, sour, salty, savoury, and bitter, and thus the pleasant 'taste' to which we refer is actually a pleasant odour sensed retronasally, say researchers. Researchers say that pinching the ...
Land of Kebabs, also reaps enormous profit in fast food
...n that has always prided itself on its nutritious, spicy
foods. Ever since the first KFC restaurant appeared here in 1997, soon followed by the first McDonald's joint in 1998, the relationship between Pakistan and its American fast food chains has been uneasy to say the least. Some joints have even bee...
Feast Of The East a gastronomic tour-de-force
...swe, a chicken and coconut broth from Myanmar, and spicy
Beijing hot pot. Hot pots are a southeast and east Asian family tradition with everyone partaking from a common vessel. After this, move on to the starters and explore the delicate flavours of Zhua Chao Dou Fu, pan fired beancurd with spring onion...
South Asians in Canada being wooed by chips now!
... seaweed, cucumber //and green tea before choosing spicy
curry and wasabi for test marketing. Stores were stocking these chops from February on. In the Greater Toronto Area alone, South Asians annually spends $12.6 billion on retail goods and services, according to a marketing firm in Toronto. The desir...
Spices Could Be Employed To Treat Certain Cancers
... significantly reduced the size of the tumors. The spicy
compound killed only the pancreatic tumor cells but not the normal, healthy pancreas cells. Pancreatic cancer is highly deadly, killing 31,000 of the 32,000. It is also reported by the researchers in Los Angeles that capsaicin killed prostate tumor...
Want To Prevent Heartburn? Watch Out What And When You Eat
...s fruit, can aggravate the stomach. Even fatty and spicy
foods, garlic, onions, pepper, caffeine and alcoholic or carbonated drinks can also be responsible for the heartburn, reports foodconsumer.org. Change in lifestyle, such as losing weight or quitting smoking, can reduce bouts of heartburn. Also, avo...
No More Dietary Restriction for Heartburn Patients - Study Says
...ng from heartburn can eat chocolate, fruit juices, spicy
foods, coffee, and even red wine since restricting these foods have showed no evidences in heartburn cure. Many of Gerson's patients walk into her clinic upset, having been advised elsewhere to severely limit their diets to help reduce their heartb...
Eating Spicy Food Daily Could Kill Cancer Cells
Scientists have found that consumption of spicy
food daily can effectively help us fight cancer. ...saicin, the chemical that is responsible// for the spicy
and hot sensation. They also feel that Capsaicin may provide the answer to future cancer drugs. Th...
The Longest Living Ulcer Bug With Humans
...ack, peptic ulcers and gastritis was attributed to spicy
food and stress but now it has been understood that H.pylori is the causative agent and the illness can be treated with antibiotics. Dr Balloux compared the H.pylori and the human DNA sequence and concluded that variations in the gene pool occurred...
Researchers Discover Key to Body’s Ability to Detect Subtle Temperature Change
...e acclimate to hot climates to how they respond to spicy
food based on the understanding that there are many more kinds of channels involved,” Zheng said. Surce-Newswise SRM...
Busting the Exam Blues
...affeine, alcohol and junk food ? Avoid oily or spicy
food ? Eat meals fortified with high levels of protein, vitamins and carbohydrate ? Include fresh fruits, vegetables, nuts, dried fruits and salads in your meal ? Take plenty of fluids, like juices and soups ? Drink lots of water...
Spicy Pepper Remedy Equalizes Spring Pollen Allergies
...re are four other Capsaicinoids that make up their spicy
essence. Dihydrocapsaicin, Nordihydrocapsaicin, Ho...rketplace. Known as "Sinus Buster", this strangely spicy
product is being recommended by a growing number of pharmacists and doctors. "I've been recommend...
Heartburn Shadowing Modern India
... sleep necessitates the purchase of fast foods and spicy
snacks. And this is the root cause of the problem,...was as high as 82 per cent in Delhi, known for its spicy
chaats, Bhopal reported a 71 per cent prevalence, Kolkata 68 per cent, Lucknow (65 per cent), Mumbai...
Bangkok Lures Visitors With Its Growing Gourmet Scene
... kingdom's fiery curries, sharp savoury salads and spicy
soups that attract many tourists. Australia-based travel agency Peregrine Adventures offers a 12-day Gourmet Thailand tour, which they expanded recently to cope with increased demand. But Becky Last, the company's Asia manager, says it is Thailand...
India to Get a Taste of 'British' Curries
...n's national dish, but chicken tikka masala -- the spicy
"Indian" curry popular throughout the United Kingdom -- has remained largely a mystery on the subcontinent. Now one of Britain's most celebrated chefs, Manju Malhi, wants to change that by introducing this favourite and other British-and-Indian fus...
Spicy Cuisine Originated in Mexico 1,500 Years Ago
Mexican cuisine, which is one of the world's tasti...Columbian inhabitants of southern Mexico enjoyed a spicy
fare similar to Mexican cuisine today. The new finding, published in the Proceedings of the Natio...