Superfoods

Organic Eggplant

Eggplant Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes

Eggplant Nutrition Benefits Eggplant is a vegetable with a lot to offer: a high amount of antioxidants, special phytonutrients including phenolic compounds, flavonoids such as nasunin, and numerous vitamins and minerals too. All of these eggplant nutrition benefits come at a low calorie count of only 35 calories per cup, thanks to eggplant’s high fiber and water content. Eggplant, a … Read More

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Chickpeas Nutrition, Benefits & Recipes

Chickpeas Nutrition & Benefits Chickpeas, also sometimes called garbanzo beans, are one of the oldest consumed crops in the world and remains one of the most popular today across nearly every continent. Chickpeas have been a part of certain traditional diets for over 7,500 years! Chickpeas are still included in the diets of some of the healthiest populations living around the world … Read More

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Sardines Nutrition, Benefits & Recipe Ideas

Why should I eat sardines? You’ll be surprised by the answer. Sardines are one of the highest sources of essential omega-3 fatty acids on the planet, and they include many other important trace minerals and vitamins. If you’re currently not consuming sardines very often, but you’ll likely want to change that after reading how impressive the health benefits of sardines nutrition can be. Finding the best sources of important omega-3 fats … Read More

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bananas

Banana Nutrition, Concerns, Benefits & Recipes

Banana Nutrition Concerns? Bananas can be one perplexing food. We know that they are high in sugar- and that sugar is anything but good for us- but we also hear that they are full of important nutrients. So what’s the verdict on banana nutrition being healthy or not? This is actually one of the questions I get asked most often, … Read More

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20 Coconut Oil Benefits & Side Effects (#5 is Life Saving)

Coconut Oil Benefits To date, there are over 1,500 studies proving coconut oil to be one of the healthiest foods on the planet. Coconut oil benefits and uses go beyond what most people realize. Research has finally uncovered the secrets to this amazing fruit; namely healthy fats called medium-chain fatty acids (MCFAs), these unique fats include: Caprylic acid Lauric acid … Read More

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candy striped beets

Beet Benefits, Interesting Facts, & Recipes

Beet Benefits Whether you are someone who already loves beets and consumes them regularly, or you’re new to beets and hesitant about beginning to cook with them more, there are plenty of great reasons that beets make my Healing Food Shopping List. Beets are rich in a variety of essential vitamins and minerals, making them an excellent addition to your … Read More

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Fennel Benefits, Nutrition, & Fantastic Recipes

Fennel Benefits Fennel is a celery-like winter vegetable with an interesting licorice-like flavor. Although the taste may take some getting used to at first, fennel provides an enormous amount of health benefits. Fennel is recognized by its white bulb and long green stalks. It is related to other stalk vegetables such as celery and parsnips. The entire fennel bulb, including … Read More

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Sunflower Seeds: Benefits, Nutrition & Recipes

Sunflower Seeds Health Benefits Sunflower seeds are a unique food, rich in many types of essential, and sometimes hard to get, nutrients. In fact, sunflower seeds make my Top 10 List for foods rich in Vitamin E, copper, B Vitamins like thiamine, phosphorus, selenium, and more. Sunflower seeds, like nearly all types of nuts and seeds, provide a healthy source of … Read More

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21 Chia Seed Recipes You’re Going to Crave

Whether you are looking to improve your digestive health, boost metabolism, or add another source of healthy fatty-acids to your diet- chia seeds have got you covered. There is a lot to love about “superfood” chia seed recipes: their high source of fiber, ability to help keep you full, the benefits they provide for cardiovascular and digestive health. Another great … Read More

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cauliflower

Cauliflower: Benefits, Nutrition & Recipes

The Miracle of Cauliflower Cauliflower is often considered one of the healthiest foods on earth- and there is good reason why. With its rich supply of health-promoting phytochemicals, high level of anti-inflammatory compounds, and ability to ward off cancer, heart disease, brain disease, and even weight gain- it seems there isn’t much cauliflower can’t do. Cauliflower is a member of … Read More

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