Category Archives: Food

Bromine, Iodine, Prostate and Breast Cancer

There are many articles and what look like real medical research papers pointing to Iodine as important for prevention, and even to some degree, cure, of both breast cancer and perhaps prostate problems. I do a survey of several sites. Continue reading

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The fascinating story of halal caviar

The twists and turns to turn forbidden caviar into halal in Iran… Continue reading

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Old Cookbooks – How About The White House?

Some thoughts on rendering lard and how to get an old White House Cookbook. Continue reading

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Curing Pancreatic Cancer with Thymoquinone

An interesting plant, medicinal and food, that may offer a cure for pancreatic cancer along with helping things from asthma to high blood pressure to headache. Continue reading

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Interesterified Fats – How Evil?

How bad are “interesterified” fats in a diet? Continue reading

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