Soy

There is no doubt that protein is an elementary component of our diet. It is a very important building block without which normal cell growth and growth would be impossible. Proteins of animal origin are considered to be wholesome proteins. The amino acid of vegetable proteins is different from animal proteins. However, what about people…

Vegetarian diet

Vegetarianism is a way of feeding, which in both India and the Middle East, where it originated, has been known for many years. Recently, it has become more and more popular all over the world. People interested in healthy eating often choose vegetarianism as a healthy lifestyle. Is it right? What exactly does vegetarianism consist…

Gluten

We already knew about the existence of gluten from 1728, but he was present in our diet for thousands of years, and maybe even longer. All products made from cereals of wheat, barley, rye and triticale are abundant in gluten. We also find it in some products that have nothing to do with cereals, for…

Carbohydrate diet vs the fat diet

Searching for the answer to the question of which of the two diets is better is not a new problem. Already after 1860, American entrepreneur William Banting praised the benefits of carbohydrate reduction – writing that he did not feel hunger on such a diet and lost 20 kg a year, even though he was…

Potatoes

People from around the world have been eating potatoes for ages. The Polish tradition of eating potatoes is also long and rich. There were times when potatoes were often one of the few sources of food, hence we learned how to cook them well. In our tradition, not only potatoes with pork chop have taken…

Chia

The influence that vegetable products have on our health is widely known. Thanks to the high proportion of fiber and antioxidants, they allow to fight tumors, improve cardiovascular function and sharpen the sensitivity to insulin. In principle, they are a key element of a healthy diet, but some of them deserve special mention. This list…

Trans fats

Among the most dangerous to healthy fats, we can mention two types – saturated and so-called. trans-unsaturated fatty acid isomers. And although the former is the enemy for our body, we must say clearly – trans fats in this area beat them on the head, causing our body even more serious damage. How are trans…

Scorzonera

Recently, one can notice the interest in forgotten species of arable crops. The reason for this phenomenon is the increased awareness of the diet of consumers and the reduction in the diversity of consumed plant products. One of the species that slowly returns to favor is the sclera, also known as a black snake. Why…

Oat

Oat-based products are commonly known to people who lead a healthy lifestyle. Oatmeal cookies, bran or cereal are often found in the diet of people exercising or those who are slimming. However, does oat benefit only our nutrition? Find out how it is. What are oats? The oats are defined as one of the types…

Vitamins

Vitamins are essential for our body, condition development, growth, and health. For the most part, these are exogenous compounds that we must provide with food. Deficiencies called avitaminosis to cause a variety of diseases resulting from disorders of the processes in the body. Where will we find them? What exactly will they save us from?…