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Amazing health benefits of hemp seeds you didn’t know about

Posted December 13, 2013

Hemp is a variety of the Cannabis sativa (marijuana) plant, but it does not contain large amounts of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the main ingredient that produces a high. Hemp has numerous industrial uses but is also a superfood that comes with numerous health benefits. You can achieve most of the benefits by including its seeds in your diet.

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Sesame Seed Nutrients Can Help Reduce Blood Sugar in Prediabetes

Posted September 4, 2013

Before people develop Type 2 diabetes, they almost always have “prediabetes,” a condition of blood sugar higher than normal, but not high enough to be clinically diagnosed as having diabetes. Sometimes called impaired glucose tolerance or impaired fasting glucose, this condition does carry risks, including a higher risk for developing cardiovascular disease.

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Health benefits of sunflower seeds

Posted July 29, 2013

According to a micronutrient research facility, people who ingest seeds and nuts regularly have a lower possibility of having heart ailments or diabetes mellitus. The health benefits of sunflower seeds are profoundly documented by Taoist anti-aging medical practitioner Dr. Mao Shing Ni. He asserts that the seeds be added to one’s diet because of their significant nutritive content.

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Super charge your health with chia seeds

Posted May 14, 2013

Chia seeds are an ancient fuel source used for centuries by some of the world’s healthiest people. These super seeds contain an abundance of life-enhancing nutrients such as omega-3 fatty acids and anti-oxidants. Super charge your health by incorporating chia seeds in your diet.

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Cost-Efficient Method Developed for Maximizing Benefits from Wine Waste

Posted September 26, 2012

A new study in the Journal of Food Science, published by the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), shows that grape skin and seeds generated from winemaking — known as wine pomace — are a good source of antioxidant dietary fiber and can be used to fortify various food products such as yogurts and salad dressings with enhanced nutritional value and extended shelf-life.

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Mahogany Seeds Could Help Cure Diabetes Naturally

Posted August 18, 2012

Scientists in West Bengal have claimed that the seeds of the big leaf mahogany tree could help treat diabetes naturally. The seeds are non-toxic and safe natural product being used in folk medicines to treat diabetes.

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