What Good and Bad Fat can do to Your Health

Word Count: 908 Summary: You can improve your health by consuming the right amount of fat and the right mix of fat types. Keywords: how,you,can,improve,your,health,with,right,amount,of,fat,and,mixture,types,right,consume,in,your,diet,bad,good,prevent,cure,disease Article Body: THE FAT TYPES AND THEIR EFFECTS High consumption of fat or of the combination fat and carbohydrates causes obesity, heart disease and other health problems. However the different types of fat have very different effects on the health. Here is a survey of the different fat categories and their effects: Mono-unsaturated fat – This type of fat prevents heart disease and circulatory disease in moderate amounts. Omega-6-poly-unsaturated fat – This fat type prevents heart disease if you do not consume too much of it. However it causes inflammatory reactions. This type of reactions …

The Best Foods on the Planet for a Lean Body

Word Count: 1472 Summary: In most of my newsletters, I like to provide a healthy snack or meal recipe that not only is delicious, but also helps to get you closer to that hard-body appearance that everyone is looking for. In this article, I’d like to give you healthy food ideas in a different way. These are some of the healthiest foods on the planet for a lean body. Keywords: build muscle, fat loss, nutrition, fat, carbs, protein, lose weight, weight loss Article Body: In most of my newsletters, I like to provide a healthy snack or meal recipe that not only is delicious, but also helps to get you closer to that hard-body appearance that everyone is looking for. …

Asafoetida

Asafoetida has been also referred to as the “Food of the Gods.” The main part of this plant that is used is the resin which makes up a volatile oil. The history of this herb is amazing as it was used frequently back in time by Alexander the Great for flavoring. That was back in 4 B.C. still in early times, Asafoetida was used to treat gas and the bloating associated with it. Carrying through time the resin gum is used often for vegetarian dishes that are prepared in India. Today, it is one of the main flavorings in Worcestershire sauce. Asafoetida is an herbal plant that has many diverse uses such as an aid for digestion, a remedy for …

Keep Fit With Essential Fatty Acids

Word Count: 686 Summary: Fat is a concentrated source of energy. This source of energy is very useful during aerobic exercise. The longer the exercise, the higher the fat contribution for providing energy. Fat is particularly used in large quantities in the brain and nervous system. There are two types of fat: saturated and unsaturated. Unsaturated fats are commonly referred to as “good” fats, and should make up the greatest percentage of your fat intake. Keywords: essential fatty acids, EFAs, unsaturated fatty acid, omega 3, salmon oil Article Body: Why should I increase my Omega fatty acid intake? Our intake of essential fatty acids has changed radically in the last century. Our ratio of Omega-6 to Omega-3 should be close …

Frankincense

Since farther back than anyone can remember Frankincense has been used for medicinal and religious purposes. Early Egyptians used Frankincense as part of their embalming process, the Greeks used it as an antidote to hemlock poisoning, and the Chinese used it for trading as well as for internal and external purposes. Today, Frankincense is used mostly for aroma therapeutics but many have also recognized it as an anti inflammatory, antiseptic, and a diuretic. Some medical research has been done showing a relationship between the possibility of Frankincense and the treatment of osteoarthritis and may have some anti cancer fighting agents. Frankincense has also been shown to help with anxiety, disappointment, hysteria, emotional fatigue, nervousness, congestion, anti inflammatory, immune deficiency, insomnia, …