Category Archives: Food Connections

Middle Eastern Food and its Health Benefits

Middle Eastern Food and its Health Benefits

  Middle Eastern Food-An Overview Culturally rich Middle East has a wide range of food items as part of its traditional cuisine. Middle East is a cross road between Asia, Africa, and Europe spreading from across vast desert and Mediterranean Coast. You can notice influence of various cultures and religion in this cuisine. Pork is… Continue Reading

High Fructose Corn Syrup Facts – Reading Between the Lines

High Fructose Corn Syrup Facts – Reading Between the Lines

The science and facts related to high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) are not definitive. Scientists have many questions about what the research is revealing. What legitimate scientists do agree on is the need for more research. They are concerned about some of the questions it is raising. Unfortunately, not everyone appears to be interested in… Continue Reading

Why Should I Take Statins if I Can Lower My Cholesterol Naturally?

Why Should I Take Statins if I Can Lower My Cholesterol Naturally?

High cholesterol is a serious problem that often requires intervention from a doctor to help lower the numbers. When cholesterol levels are too high, the risk of heart attack and stroke rises dramatically when compared to those who have normal or low cholesterol levels. While statin drugs are commonly used for cholesterol, it does have… Continue Reading