Skip the Burgers and Throw Some Veggies on the Grill
...l to give up the backyard barbecue, there are steps you can take to reduce your risk.
Try grilling more fruits and vegetables. Mushrooms, peaches, zucchini
and pineapple are nutritional good choices and taste great when grilled. Skewer them to make grilling easier.
Use a meat thermometer to make sure y...
Teens' Lung Health Is Linked to Their Diet
Having chutney as a side dish at dinner.
Puréeing cooked vegetables into red sauces.
Baking quick bread or muffins with shredded zucchini
Offering cut veggies (or baby carrots) for dipping in a low-fat creamy dressing.
Sneaking finely grated vegetables into meatloaf or ...
Don't Let the Holidays Go to Waist!
...akers of "The World's Best Cheddar."
& Garlic Bruschetta
Makes 8 servings
8 (1/2-in.../4 teaspoon olive oil 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 medium zucchini
(10 ounces), chopped 2 small tomatoes, chopped G...er medium-high heat until garlic is fragrant. Add zucchini
and tomatoes and cook, stirring, until just tende...
Just in Time for Fall Baking and Entertaining: The Sneaky Chef Tips Featuring Eagle Mills All-Purpose Flour made with Ultragrain(R)
...omato sauce, meatballs and/or pre-packaged kid-approved items like Chef Boyardee's SpaghettiOs. -- Include the white puree of cauliflower and zucchini
in macaroni and cheese. -- Sneak the purple puree of spinach and blueberries in brownie mixes. -- For grilled cheese sandwiches, spread an orang...
'Fruity vegetables' and fish reduce asthma and allergies
...iscovered that children who consumed more than 40 grams of fruity vegetables a day namely tomatoes, eggplants (aubergines), cucumber, green beans and zucchini
(courgettes) - were much less likely to suffer from childhood asthma.
And children who consumed more than 60 grams of fish a day also suffered les...
Finicky Felines Award Four Stars to New Wellness(R) Healthy Indulgence Everyday Entrees
...e, an amino acid essential for eye and heart
function; flaxseed, which supports healthy skin and a shiny coat; and sweet
potatoes, carrots, squash and zucchini
to help maintain immune system
health. The eye-catching, "tear and pour" pouches enable cat lovers to
indulge their feline companions' demand for only...
Oven roasted Vegetables Can Cause Dental Erosion
... According to a study at Scotland's University of Dundee, eggplants, green capsicum and zucchini
become more acidic when roasted in the oven//, while red capsicum becomes heavily acidic when stewed. But the study says that the acidity of onions or...
Zucchini in Medical Products
Allergen, Food, Zucchini
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Zucchini in Biological News
Diabetics on high-fiber diets might need extra calcium, report UT Southwestern researchers
...us, magnesium, sodium and potassium. The high-fiber diet included numerous fiber-rich foods including cantaloupe, grapefruit, papaya, okra, winter and zucchini
squash, granola and oatmeal. No supplements were used.
"The reduction of urinary calcium excretion on high-fiber diets tells us that the amount of...
Protein transports nutrients believed to protect against eye disease
...s are not made by the body and must be obtained through the diet. They are commonly found in green, leafy vegetables, such as kale, spinach, broccoli, zucchini
and peas, and in yellow or orange fruits and vegetables, such as carrots, papaya, squash and peaches.
According to the study, the protein SR-B1, or...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 19, 2007
...earchers evaluated the effects of three commonly-used Italian cooking practices boiling, steaming, and frying on the nutritional content of carrots, zucchini
and broccoli. Boiling and steaming maintained the antioxidant compounds of the vegetables, whereas frying caused a significantly higher loss of antiox...
Battling virus disease of watermelon with bottlegourds
...ular cucurbit crops like cucumbers and watermelons. Many varieties of the widely grown bottlegourd (Lagenaria siceraria) appear to have resistance to zucchini
yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV), a scourge of commercial cucurbits that includes pumpkins, squashes and other kinds of melons, including watermelons. ZYMV...
Research identifies protein that signals flowering in squash plants
...bita moschata, that remained vegetative under LD conditions and flowered only when grown under SD conditions.
The authors then used the potyvirus zucchini
yellow mosaic virus (ZYMV) as a delivery vector to test whether long-distance movement of FT mRNA and/or FT protein was required for floral induction....
Zucchini in Biological Technology
Inoculation of Viral RNA and cDNA to Potato and Tobacco Plants Using the Helios Gene Gun
...rol., 5 ,
Gal-On, A., et al., Particle bombardment drastically increases the infectivity
of cloned DNA of zucchini
yellow mosaic potyvirus, J. Gen. Virol., 76 ,
Gilbertson, R. L., et al., Cloning of the complete DNA genomes of ...