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FOOD

4 Foods That Remove Harmful Chemicals From The Body Of A Human Being

These foods have antioxidants. Which protect body cells from damage. They, ensure free radicals don't harm the cells. The examples of antioxidants are carotenoids, vitamin C and E, selenium, zinc, copper and polyphenols. When food or drugs have been broken down and used in the body.

  2 days ago
4 Foods That Remove Harmful Chemicals From The Body Of A Human Being

HEALTH

Caution: This Common Vegetable Can Kill You If You Are Not Careful

Casava is a tuber vegetable enriched with essential minerals and vital antioxidants. The vegetable can however turn into a killer food if you are not careful especially during preparation. Cassavas are believed to have the ability to release toxic chemical identified as Hydrogen Cyanide. The level of this chemical depends on the type of cassava, whether bitter or sweet.

  4 hours ago
Caution: This Common Vegetable Can Kill You If You Are Not Careful

ENVIRONMENT

The Global Food Waste Proplem is Ever Bigger Than We Thought

More than two Billion tonnes of food goes uneaten around the world almost double the previously thoughts,according to new report. Arfeen tweeted,"Wealthier Countries deliberately wast the food to control the global market and prices for their economic growth.Result , faminan in African region. Thousands of kid dieing each year."

  8 hours ago
The Global Food Waste Proplem is Ever Bigger Than We Thought

HEALTH

Do You Still Eat Roasted Corn? Checkout What It Does To Your Body

Corn is commonly known as Maize and is a common cereal plant and food in Kenya which can be cooked, roasted or fried. After some rain, it is expected that there will be more maize in Kenya, and the consumption rate will be high. But now the main question is what is the effect of corn on a human being's body and how it affects the body whether roasted, fried, or boiled.

  1 days ago
Do You Still Eat Roasted Corn? Checkout What It Does To Your Body

SOCIETY

You Risk Ksh 4Million Fine, 4 Years in Jail For Buying Food, Water Contained in This Material

Nairobians in a blink of eye could be slapped with fine amounting to Ksh 4Million and/or a jail term of 4years for buying food enclosed in plastic materials. This will come to effect if the bill banning packaging of food and food products embodied in plastics proposed before the floor of the Nairobi County Assembly is passed.

  15 days ago
You Risk Ksh 4Million Fine, 4 Years in Jail For Buying Food, Water Contained in This Material

HEALTH

Eat These Foods to Increase Blood Count And Blood Circulation

Having a low blood check is a typical issue nowadays. Your body has a low blood tally when your red blood cells tally is down. A human body produces a large number of red blood cells every day, and Anemia could be one such condition you are confronting at present.

  2 days ago
Eat These Foods to Increase Blood Count And Blood Circulation

SOCIETY

Child Dies After Mother Refuses to Admit Him to Hospital

A family in Mukothima Ward, Tharaka Nithi County, is mourning the death of a seven-year-old who passed away after the mother allegedly refused to admit him to hospital. Confirming the incident, Gikingo Location Chief Jabob Mpuria suspected that the child died of food poisoning after eating poisonous honey.

  15 days ago
Child Dies After Mother Refuses to Admit Him to Hospital

HEALTH

Cancer Is Deadly, Avoid These Foods Eaten Regularly for You to Live Long

It's no surprise that the environment plays a role in the likelihood of developing cancer, and yes, that includes the foods you eat. See, carcinogens are substances that directly contribute to your risk: things like tobacco and asbestos. But you may not know that carcinogens can also be found on your plate.And you're most likely eating foods that have been linked to causing cancer.

  11 days ago
Cancer Is Deadly, Avoid These Foods Eaten Regularly for You to Live Long

FOOD

Two Ways o Reduce Acidity From Beans Before Cooking

In this post, we'll look at how to eliminate acids from beans so that persons suffering from ulcers or acid reflux can eat them. Ans are seeds found in the fruit or pods of plants belonging to the Leguminosae botanical family. Beans are difficult to eat for many persons with gastroduodenal ulcers due to their elevated acidity.

  15 days ago
Two Ways o Reduce Acidity From Beans Before Cooking

FOOD

Worst Food for Digestion

Fried foods They are high in fat and can bring diarrhoea. Rich sauces,fatty cuts of meat and buttery or creamy desserts can cause problems. Choose roasted or baked foods and light sauces that feature vegetables instead of butter or cream. Citrus fruits Since they are high in fiber they can give some folks an upset stomach.

  3 days ago
Worst Food for Digestion

FOOD

Cooking Beans Without Doing This First Could Be Deadly

Beans are nutrient-dense foods that are high in protein, fiber, B vitamins, iron, potassium, and are low in fat. Eating beans can help lower blood cholesterol, which is a leading cause of heart disease. Beans provide health benefits not found in animal sources.

  16 days ago
Cooking Beans Without Doing This First Could Be Deadly

FOOD

Avoid These Foods If You Want To Live Longer

Margarine Margarine has less saturated fats thus not making it a healthier alternative. Margarine is full of trans fats also known as TFAs which occur when any vegetable oil-based product ends up being solidified. Trans fatty acids are dangerous as they are the main cause of clogged arteries.

  18 days ago
Avoid These Foods If You Want To Live Longer

ENVIRONMENT

The Quantity of Food in Kilograms a Boran Bull Consumes Per Day

Today I'm going to talk about the quantity of food a Boran bull consumes per day. Also ensure to follow my article for updates about the diet of various animals together with their expenses. A boran bull is a tame animal which is domesticated mainly because of beef since it contains more meat than fat.

  11 days ago
The Quantity of Food in Kilograms a Boran Bull Consumes Per Day

SOCIETY

You Risk A Heavy Jail Sentence For Buying Food In Plastics If This Law By NCCPC Passes.

Health experts have been warning on the dangers of storing food in plastics after research proved the hazards posed by chemicals released by plastics into foods and beverages. These in turn can cause health complications including metabolic disorders like obesity and reduced fertility. The Nairobi City Council Plastic Control Amendment Bill which has already passed the first reading is in the public participation stage and is seeking to burn the use of plastics in the packaging of food.

  15 days ago
You Risk A Heavy Jail Sentence For Buying Food In Plastics If This Law By NCCPC Passes.

HEALTH

Digestion, Excretion and the key facts.

When we put food into our mouth, we trigger a series of actions in our body. This process is called digestion. An adult usually has 32 teeth in his or her mouth. They are the incisors, canines, molars and premolars. The incisors and canines help bite and tear the food into small pieces and the premolars and molars grind the food.

  10 days ago
Digestion, Excretion and the key facts.

SOCIETY

Mystery as 3 Collapse and Dies, 4 In a Critical Condition After Consuming Honey In Tharaka Nithi

(photos courtesy) A village in Tharaka Nithi County is still in shock after three people mysteriously collapsed and died minutes later, after consuming honey. According to CitizenTVKe, the three consumed the honey raw minutes after harvesting it from a beehive. According to one of the men, his father went to the farm and harvested several kilos of honey which he brought back home.

  13 days ago
Mystery as 3 Collapse and Dies, 4 In a Critical Condition After Consuming Honey In Tharaka Nithi

SCIENCE-HIGHTECH

Meet The Only Creature On Earth That Taste Food With its Legs.

When you eat your food, depending on how it tastes, you can quickly decide whether you like it or not. You can thank the taste buds on your tongue for that important aspect of enjoying life. Other animals especially mammals, also have the same taste buds.

  18 days ago
Meet The Only Creature On Earth That Taste Food With its Legs.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

2021 Virtual Africa Food Safety And Quality Summit

Africa food safety and quality summit is a premier and largest international food safety quality management and compliance conference and exhibition. The summit brings together regional and global experts and stakeholders in the food industry to share the latest trends in science and technology, regulation, standards and compliance, sustainable adoption of food safety practices and technologies in the agriculture and food value chain in Africa and globally

  12 days ago
2021 Virtual Africa Food Safety And Quality Summit

FOOD

Foods You Should Never Store In The Refrigerator

Refrigerators have being keeping foods and food stuffs in our homes cool since way back, but not everything stays fresher when stored in there. Below are foods you actually shouldn't be storing in the refrigerator and this will end up saving you enough space. Peppers. The skin tend to loose its crunch when stored in cool temperatures.

  15 days ago
Foods You Should Never Store In The Refrigerator

HEALTH

Five Foods That Can Cause Cancer

How cancer is deadly, I think all of us know. The financial strain it puts on the family and individual, the never ending treatment and the way it slowly takes away life. Some of our foods take a huge percentage of the causes because of the chemicals used to make them.

  14 days ago
Five Foods That Can Cause Cancer