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What To Know About Sugar In Fruit

By   /  Sun 27 Shawwal 1440AH 30-6-2019AD  /  Health  /  3 Comments

Last reviewed Tue 25 June 2019 By Zawn Villines Reviewed by Natalie Butler, RD, LD   With so many fad diets and sources of nutrition advice, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction — especially when it comes to sugar. However, it is worth noting that the body metabolizes fruit sugar differently than processed […]

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Low fruit & vegetable intake may account for millions of deaths

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Health  /  No Comments

Findings from a new study suggest that inadequate consumption of fruits and vegetables may be a major factor in heart disease death. Fruits and vegetables are rich in vitamins, fiber, potassium, magnesium, and antioxidants. A diet that includes fruits and vegetables can lower blood pressure, reduce the risk of heart disease and cancer, and improve digestive health. Previous research — part of the Harvard-based Nurses’ […]

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What is the difference between veganism and vegetarianism?

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Last reviewed Fri 14 June 2019 By Natalie Butler, RD, LD     Vegans and vegetarians choose not to eat meat. However, veganism is stricter and also prohibits dairy, eggs, honey, and any other items that derive from animal products, such as leather and silk. Both veganism and vegetarianism are growing in popularity. However, some […]

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Food with similar nutrition content affect the gut differently

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Published Monday 17 June 2019 By Monica Beyer Fact checked by Isabel Godfrey Foods with similar nutrition labels can have very different effects on gut microbiomes, research finds. Foods that have similar nutritional information on their labels can affect the gut microbiome of different people in different ways. A recent study, the results of which feature […]

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Black Panther Inspired Urban Farming

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Black Panther-Inspired Urban Farming | Black Owned Farms According to a recent report, Black farmers lost 80 percent of their farmland from 1910 to 2007, often because they lacked access to loans or insurance needed to sustain their businesses.  by Dream Chaser  June 7, 2019 In the early 20th century the American city of Detroit was […]

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Iran Shoots Down US Surveillance Drone, Heightening Tensions

By   /  Mon 21 Shawwal 1440AH 24-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

  In this Oct. 24, 2018, photo released by the U.S. Air Force, members of the 7th Reconnaissance Squadron prepare to launch an RQ-4 Global Hawk at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy. Iran’s Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. RQ-4 Global Hawk on Thursday, June 20, 2019, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over […]

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Moor Americans Ditch Meat & Stereotype

By   /  Mon 29 Ramadan 1440AH 3-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

PHENIX, Va. – To get to Nisani Farm, and the edge of a burgeoning food and health movement, requires going to the end of the road. Literally. It means taking a 90-minute drive south from Richmond, Virginia, to the tiny town of Keysville, then picking up Route 40, a two-lane highway that rolls through the […]

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John Walker Lindh, The ‘American Taliban,’ Is Released from Prison

By   /  Mon 29 Ramadan 1440AH 3-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

National Security May 23, 201912:02 AM This image from television footage shows John Walker Lindh in Afghanistan on Dec. 1, 2001. Lindh was a Taliban soldier who was captured at that time. John Walker Lindh, known as the “American Taliban” after his capture in Afghanistan in 2001, was released from prison on Thursday after serving […]

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Future Of Cities from Past Cities

By   /  Mon 29 Ramadan 1440AH 3-6-2019AD  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Great cities are among our sturdiest survivors, she argues, because they serve a crucial role. That’s why more than half the world’s population now lives in cities, and that proportion will only rise in coming decades. (Penguin Random House) In this era of increasing polarization, she offers a hopeful reminder about the calming influences of […]

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The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Seasrching For A Way to the Home Planet

By   /  Mon 29 Ramadan 1440AH 3-6-2019AD  /  Myths/Folklore  /  No Comments

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Searching For a Way to the Home Planet Read Later Print The Epic of Gilgamesh is regarded as one of mankind’s greatest literary and historical works. Many authors have studied the text in an effort to explain the nature of Gilgamesh’s tyranny and his erratic behavior. ‘The nature of Gilgamesh’s […]

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