Archive for June, 2010

Spices Prevent Platelet Aggregation

Filed in Health Benefits by on June 24, 2010
Spices Prevent Platelet Aggregation

Spices do a whole lot more than liven up food. New research has found that the active ingredients in several common spices prevent platelet aggregation and blood clot formation up to 29 times better than aspirin, and without the side effects.

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Chile Pepper Diet May Have Merit

Filed in Health Benefits by on June 18, 2010
Chile Pepper Diet May Have Merit

Fad diets come and go (remember the cabbage soup diet?) but here’s one that may have some merit.
Researchers in Korea recently found that rats fed capsaicin – the compound that makes chile peppers hot – gained 8% less weight than rats fed the same diet minus the capsaicin.

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Weight Loss Advantages Of Capsicum

Filed in Health Benefits by on June 18, 2010
Weight Loss Advantages Of Capsicum

Here are the weight loss advantages of capsicum for those who are still in doubt with this chili pill.

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Elvin Bishop – Bluesman with a Green Thumb

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on June 16, 2010
Elvin Bishop – Bluesman with a Green Thumb

Think you have heard the best of the blues? If you have not heard of Elvin Bishop, you have not lived. At his home, he grows his own fresh fruits and vegetables. Michele Obama would be pleased. He had such success with his plants that he started to create his own hot sauce. Click to read more.

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