Mediterranean Diet Reduces Genetic Stroke Risk

Mediterranean Diet Reduces Genetic Stroke Risk
Previous work had demonstrated that a polymorphism in the transcription factor 7-like 2 (TCF7L2) gene is strongly associated with type 2 diabetes, but the variant’s relationship with heart disease and stroke was not clear. The influence of diet on the …
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Large study shows the BEST diet for depression!
The plant-based diet provides numerous health benefits include lowering blood pressure and cholesterol, improving blood sugar, decreasing risk of cancer and improved weight loss. New research shows that the amount of fruits and veggies you eat can also …
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How the Evolution of Language and Diet Are Connected
Our ancestors’ change of diet may have initiated the development of language in our species – at least that’s the theory. What anthropologists believe is that at some point in time our ancestors changed what they ate and this may have helped the …
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Lobster Macaroni and Cheese

Lobster Macaroni and Cheese
February! The month of….cold? The short month? To me, February always feels like a segue between winter and spring. Spring doesn’t technically start until March, of course, but the holidays are over and it’s still cold but no spring breaks are …
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Red Lobster Finally Responds to Beyoncé’s “Formation” Lyric
Earlier today, Beyoncé’s new video for “Formation” nearly broke the Internet. While there’s plenty of great lines to quote from her, Twitter was going crazy over this one: “When he f#!k me good, I take his ass to Red Lobster.” After what feels …
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The Misbegotten Lobster Tale
MARCH 19–Meet Jonathon Granger and Hillary Boyd. The married duo got popped Monday by Florida cops after allegedly swiping a live lobster, valued at $ 8.99, from a Red Lobster in Naples. According to this Collier County Sheriff’s report (a handwritten read …
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Latest Vegan Foods News

Vegan Recipes
Try cocoa butter, xantham gum, agar agar, arrowroot, locust bean gum, carob, vegetarian gelatine, vegan egg replacer, soya flour, banana, potato flour or chocolate. For egg-free baking, egg ‘replacers’ are now available mainly from health food shops and …
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Healthy Hollywood: Jennifer Lopez’s Vegan Diet!
Healthy Hollywood just returned from Washington D.C., where I took part in a three-day vegan workshop. I got accepted into Dr. Neal Barnard’s Food for Life Training program to be an instructor on all things vegan. I spent three days listening to lectures …
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Russell Simmons Reveals Cryotherapy Regimen and “Junk Vegan Food” Habit
The music mogul-turned-health entrepreneur, who opened wellness center Tantris in WeHo’s SoHo House building in November, and takes up to three yoga classes and meditates twice daily, shares his 24-hour wellness diary with THR. 6 a.m. I usually wake with …
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Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise $500,000

Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise 0,000
Traditionally, the Beacon Day Center’s annual “Come to the Table” dinner begins with an al fresco reception in the downtown homeless shelter’s garden. And though Thursday’s rain forced the much-anticipated cocktail hour and amuse bouche hour indoors, the …
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Chefs Rally Against Foie Gras Ban
Politicians and chefs are squaring off as a state law prepares to start. A French delicacy is serving up a debate between some of California’s most high-powered chefs and politicians. The days of foie gras are numbered in the Golden State. Come July 1 …
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CHEFS Catalog Closing
A longtime business in Colorado Springs is shutting its doors. More than 150 people will soon be out of jobs. Employees At CHEFS Catalog tell 11 News they found out about it in a meeting Friday. They say they were shocked and upset to hear the news.
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Latest Soups News

Progresso Removing Added MSG from All Progresso Soups
MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Progresso confirmed today that it is removing added monosodium glutamate, or MSG, from all Progresso soups. “Twenty-six Progresso soups are already free of added MSG,” says Kyle Duea, marketing manager for Progresso …
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Sound The Sharia Alarm! Campbell’s Makes Halal Soups
Earlier this year, Campbell Canada introduced a line of halal-certified soups. The 15 soups comply with Islamic dietary regulations which, much like kosher regulations, prohibit certain foods and define the right way to slaughter animals. The line, which …
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Borscht soups up the season
I love eating borscht in the winter, after it has been raining for days, when it’s cold and damp and I need something hot and comforting with sustenance. But, the truth is, the very best time to make borscht is right now, late summer. Farm markets and …
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Latest Tex-Mex News

Slow-cooked tex-mex pulled pork
It’s hard to believe this amazing pork, with its complex, rich flavours, has just four ingredients. If you have a jar of terracotta tomato sauce in the fridge or freezer it’s even easier – use 3 cups of that instead of the chopped tomatoes, cumin and …
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Tex Mex Cranberry Salsa
Combine water and sugar in medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over med heat. Add cranberries; return to boil. Gently boil cranberries for 10 min without stirring. Pour into medium glass mixing bowl. Gently stir in remaining ingredients. Place a piece of …
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Tex-Mex Enchiladas
With endless possibilities for the humble tortilla, Tex-Mex Enchiladas take a much loved morning meal and versatile recipe to dinner time without issue. While originally from Mexico, these flavors are becoming a quintessential meal in the United States.
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Which Diet is Best for You?

Which Diet is Best for You?
Low-fat, low-carb, paleo, vegetarian – with so many options available, how do you know which is the best to choose? Some people who shed extra pounds effortlessly on the newest diet craze, while others struggle for weeks without an ounce lost. What is …
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Mediterranean Dinner Recipes
Here’s How every dinner started in my mother’s Mediterranean kitchen: A large bowl was filled with chopped vegetables — usually tomatoes, cucumbers and onions — and then tossed with fresh herbs, lemon juice and olive oil. Sometimes mom’s salata …
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Mediterranean Diet
A crescendo of interest in Mediterranean food has retailers stocking more items like couscous and falafel. This popularity of Mediterranean fare has grown apace in the last two years, according to Dave Thorp of Food Markets Northwest, Seattle. Patricia …
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Japanese Revolving Sushi Chain Restaurant, “Kula Sushi” Opens in Cupertino, California

Japanese Revolving Sushi Chain Restaurant, “Kula Sushi” Opens in Cupertino, California
CUPERTINO, Calif. & OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kura Corporation (TOKYO:2695), the Japanese operator of the revolving sushi chain, “Muten Kula Sushi,” currently operates 360 locations across Japan, and is actively growing its U.S. business in …
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Recipe: Cowboy sushi
Hold the horses, ’cause this is an unlikely pair. Ever since Shannon got me hooked on sushi, it’s been one of my favorites, but I wanted to make it cowboy style. Using thin steaks instead of rice beefs up the protein in my sushi. The fresh flavors of …
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Sachiko Sushi
Hours: Open Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and 5-10 p.m.; Saturday 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Sunday 5-9 p.m. Also at 3200 E. Valencia Road (741-1000). Sushi is prepared here with innovative skill. A bowl of udon arrives with attentive art and detail. Good …
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Chef Luke Mangan Returns with a Surprise at Conrad Hong Kong

Chef Luke Mangan Returns with a Surprise at Conrad Hong Kong
For the grills for which the chef is most famous, Wagyu sirloin, grain-fed Scotch fillet and dry-aged rib-eye from New South Wales and Tasmania will delight all the meat lovers out there. These signature dishes are served in six- and eight-course dinner …
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Anne Robinson to return to Weakest Link for celebrity charity special
Columninst Giles Coren, actors Chizzy Akudolu and John Thomson, chef Rosemary Shrager and presenter Maya Jama … The Weakest Link ran from 2000 until 2012 on the BBC. :: The Weakest Link celebrity special airs on Friday November 17 on BBC Two.
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Top Chef Richard Blais Says His Kids Don’t Really Care For His Cooking
This is a tough one for me. I think it’s important to say chef. But I have my hands in so many different projects right now so I think I’d like to say entrepreneur. I’m also a restaurateur and dude with a weird haircut. In Riley’s case …
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Ragin’ Cajun owner continues parents’ legacy of helping storm victims

Ragin’ Cajun owner continues parents’ legacy of helping storm victims
Anybody who has passed the Ragin’ Cajun booth at the State Fair has likely seen a crowd … Wrenn and his crew cooked meals and served food to the hundreds of volunteers with the mission. “We feed them breakfast and send out a boxed lunch and a …
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Louisiana chef Prudhomme, who helped popularize Cajun food, dies at 75
(Reuters) – Celebrated Louisiana chef Paul Prudhomme, who helped popularize Cajun and Creole cuisine like jambalaya, blackened redfish and gumbo in the United States and worldwide, has died at age 75, a representative from his New Orleans restaurant said …
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5 Cities With Amazing Vegetarian Food (and 5 Cities You’ll Want to Avoid)
Fifth on the list of the best vegetarian cities is L.A. Vegetarian and vegan food is easy to come by in a city notorious … This doesn’t come as a big surprise; the Louisiana city is known for its Cajun cuisine like jambalaya (filled with chicken …
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