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Best arthritis supplements: THIS cheap spice could reduce rheumatoid arthritis joint pain
RHEUMATOID arthritis symptoms could be eased by taking black cumin oil supplements twice a day, in a bid to stop joint pain, studies have claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Try these 4 hacks to beat bloating and fuel digestion
Amy Shapiro, founder of Real Nutrition NYC, explained common mistakes people make when eating such as chewing the food too quickly. Ginger and cumin help with digestion. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Cumin: Six health benefits
Cumin is a very popular spice in cooking. In this article, learn more about cumin, including six ways cumin that might be beneficial to your health. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Clinical tests reveal that black cumin seed (Nigella Sativa) may treat hypothyroidism
(Natural News) Consuming a few grams of powdered Nigella sativa (NS), more commonly known as black cumin seeds, may improve the autoimmune thyroid condition known as Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, according to a study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is the most common form of thyroid gland inflammation. It is also the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

15 Healthy Snacks For Work That You Can Keep At Your Desk
For SELF, by Alexa Tucker.Hail to the snack drawer. Having healthy snacks for work on-hand at the office is key for staying fueled and focused when you need it most. Whether you’re in the middle of a big project or you’re chained to your desk with a looming deadline, they’ll help keep your energy up and your blood sugar stable during an afternoon slump, says Brittany Kohn, M.S., R.D. Plus, “if you’re prepared with your own healthy snacks you won’t be tempted by any unhealthy choices available at the office,” she adds. Game, set, match, stale donuts and birthday cake in t...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Watching What You Put In Your Mouth Can Reduce Health Care Spending More Than Politicians
Much of what I write is about the expensive, inequitable and unnecessarily complex U.S. health care system. About how corporate interests control both our health care system and our government--regardless of who we vote for--and what we can do about it. I will continue to do that, but going forward I'll also write about what is going right, especially in the private sector and the nonprofit world. I'll be introducing you to individuals, businesses, health care providers and organizations that are operating outside of government and who are making a positive difference in the lives of Americans. I'll be starting with in...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - November 11, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New ACS Cookbook Offers Tasty, Good-For-You Recipes
With 120 all-new recipes including Mini Twice-Baked Potatoes, Chicken Paillard with Arugula and Fennel, and Corn, Avocado, and Tomato Salad, The New Healthy Eating Cookbook, Fourth Edition can help home cooks and their families eat better without sacrificing flavor or taste. The recipes were reviewed by the American Cancer Society’s medical and nutrition experts and emphasize fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and lean protein. The New Healthy Eating Cookbook also includes tips on portion control, meal planning, healthy snacking, and reading nutrition labels. “Good health starts with good nutrition, and...
Source: American Cancer Society :: News and Features - October 3, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Diet/Exercise/Weight Source Type: news

Summer is the perfect time to fine tune your diet
It’s July, and the year 2016 is half over! If in January you promised yourself that you’d eat healthier, it’s not too late! In fact, summer is a great time to fine tune and upgrade your diet. The 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans is a good roadmap. Here’s how you can get started. Establish a healthy eating pattern Rather than focus on nutrients, percentages, or grams, let’s eat real, whole food. Vegetables are the go-to food. Most are low in calories, high in fiber, and full of nutrients Fruit, especially whole fruits, are also key players in eating healthfully. They are loaded with ...
Source: New Harvard Health Information - July 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katherine D. McManus, MS, RD Tags: Diet and Weight Loss Health Healthy Eating Source Type: news

Turmeric: Bali’s Anti-Cancer Tonic
I’m always happy to find things in my travels to bring back to you. Today I want to tell you about a miracle of nature called turmeric. Turmeric has been used to treat a wide variety of conditions. You can read about it in-depth in my latest book, Healing Herbs of Paradise. The roots of this exotic leafy plant contain curcumin, a very powerful antioxidant that also has remarkable anti-inflammatory properties.1,2,3 What Does Curcumin Do? Curcumin neutralizes free radicals… those nasty little chemicals that travel through your body and cause damage to healthy cells and cell membranes. Which means curcumin effec...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 25, 2016 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Al Sears Tags: Cancer Source Type: news

Combining black cumin seed with honey for incredible protection against carcinogenic elements, such as radiation and more
(NaturalNews) As more research on the various health benefits of natural foods and ingredients is performed, there are more findings that substantiate what naturopaths and homeopathic healers have known for years.Some of that recent research has focused on the benefits of black... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 15, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Herbal Remedies Could Put Cancer Patients At Risk
BOSTON (CBS) — People often turn to herbal remedies for a variety of health conditions, but some can actually be harmful, especially if they’re undergoing cancer treatment. Herbs like turmeric, gingko biloba, black cumin and even some green teas can interfere with the effectiveness of chemotherapy or promote bleeding. It is important for patients to report to their healthcare providers any and all herbal therapies they may be taking, even if they don’t consider them medications. (Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire)
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - February 29, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: mouellette2015 Tags: Health Healthwatch Local News Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Watch Listen Cancer cancer patients Dr. Mallika Marshall Herbal Supplements Source Type: news

Researchers uncover risks of some herbal medicines for cancer patients
Nearly two-thirds of the herbal medicines used by cancer patients in the Middle East have potential negative effects, a new study indicates. Among the remedies found to pose risks are gingko biloba, green tea, turmeric and black cumin. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - February 25, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Best Foods Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Deer Brand Cumin Powder 7 Ounce and Deer Brand Cumin Powder 14 Ounce
Best Foods Inc. 30 Saw Mill Pond Rd,. Edison, NJ is recalling its 7 ounce packages and 14 oz. packages of Deer brand Cumin Powder because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - February 22, 2016 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Medical Myth Busting
In my 25 years of practicing as an orthopaedic surgeon working with athletes and people with arthritis, I have learned that much of what we think we know turns out to be only part of the truth.. For that reason, research that challenges our common knowledge makes the art and science of medicine both intellectually stimulating and -- for me -- thrilling. Here are a few commonly held beliefs, often prescribed by some doctors, which I believe may do more harm than good. Myth 1: Antioxidants are good for you Many people seem to be obsessed with antioxidants. They want to eat antioxidant foods, have an anti-inflammatory diet ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 5, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Satisfying Low-Sodium Snacks
When you need to satisfy between-meal munchies, do you automatically reach for a salty snack? For many of us it’s the bags of pretzels and potato chips that call our name from the vending machine midafternoon. But the snack favorites tend to be high in sodium, a mineral that we should be limiting in our diets. According to the National Dietary Guidelines for Americans, everyone should aim to consume less than 2,300 milligrams (mg) of salt daily for better health. The American Heart Association recommends an even lower number — less than 1500 mg — to keep your blood pressure within a healthy range. For mos...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 31, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simple Tips for Staying Healthy This Cold and Flu Season
As we head into fall, many Americans are getting the flu shot to prepare for the winter ahead. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), up to 20 percent of the U.S. population will get the flu. Moreover, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) estimates there are nearly one billion cases of the common cold each year in the U.S. Aside from washing our hands, what else can we do to boost our immune system? Let's explore some important and simple tips that can help you stay healthy during the winter season. Don't Overdo Vitamin C When you come down with the flu, most people think large doses of vita...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 30, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

8 Filling Fall Soup Recipes With 5 Ingredients Or Less
Autumn is here, and that means it's time for nubby sweaters and steaming bowls of soup. But while it takes a total of three seconds to throw on your favorite crewneck, cooking up Grandma's yummy stew recipe tends to be an hours-long ordeal. Still, that's no reason to miss out altogether. (Or worse, turn to the sodium-laden canned stuff.) When you're strapped for time, these simple, satisfying soups will totally hit the spot. More: The 5 Healthiest Fall Soups From Your Favorite Lunch Spots 1. Pesto Bean Soup Basic white bean soup is kinda boring. But when you add prepared pesto plus umami-packed ingredients like Parmesan a...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - October 12, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chef Anjula Devi says she is proof of the age-defying effects of food with spices
Chef Anjula Devi, 51, from west London, believes that the secret to her amazingly youthful looks lies in her traditional Indian diet filled with herbs and spices such as turmeric, coriander and cumin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 7, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Philistines introduced sycamore, cumin and opium poppy into Israel during the Iron Age
A new study describes the bio-archaeological remains of the Philistine culture in Israel during the Iron Age (12th century to 7th century BCE). The results of this research indicate that the ca. 600 year presence of the Philistine culture had a major and long-term impact on local floral biodiversity. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 28, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Philistines introduced sycamore, cumin and opium poppy into Israel during the Iron Age
(Bar-Ilan University) A new study published in Scientific Reports describes the bio-archaeological remains of the Philistine culture in Israel during the Iron Age (12th century to 7th century BCE). The results of this research indicate that the ca. 600 year presence of the Philistine culture had a major and long-term impact on local floral biodiversity. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 28, 2015 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Lose weight with these ten super spices like black pepper and cumin
Nutritionist Dr Marilyn Glenville tells FEMAIL which spices can help speed up the metabolic rate, suppress appetite and even stop fat cells from reappearing after shifting excess pounds. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 2, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CONSUMER ALERT: Undeclared Peanuts in "Cumin Powder"
New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball today alerted consumers to undeclared peanuts in Crown Food International "Cummin Powder," packaged and distributed by Crown Food International LLC, located at 45-30 38th St, Long Island City, NY 11101. People who have severe sensitivity to peanuts may run the risk of serious or life-threatening reactions if they consume this product. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - May 11, 2015 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Global Spice (Pepper, Turmeric, Nutmeg, Ginger, Coriander, Cinnamon, Cumin, Clove, Cardamom, Garlic) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2019
(Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE))
Source: Medical News (via PRIMEZONE) - March 20, 2015 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Spice Up Nutrition Month With the Peruvian Superfoods Diet
March is National Nutrition Month, making for the perfect moment to check in with your eating. Believe it or not, there are still new discoveries in the world of nutrition -- it's an exciting time to explore healthy and delicious foods you might not already know. That's why I'm using this opportunity to introduce the Peruvian Superfoods diet. Peruvian superfoods, direct from the Andes and the Amazon, promise multiple health benefits with a Latin American flair. Fortunately, these once-obscure products are now available in mainstream American supermarkets. The Peruvian diet has an extraordinary number of superfoods, enough...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - February 27, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Warns People with Peanut Allergies to Consider Avoiding Ground Cumin (FREE)
By Kristin J. Kelley Edited by André Sofair, MD, MPH, and William E. Chavey, MD, MS People with severe allergies to peanuts … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - February 20, 2015 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Huge Food Recall After Peanut Traces Found in Cumin
Food Recall After Peanut Traces Found in Cumin (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 19, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA issues warning about cumin spice; foods recalled
Traces of a life-threatening allergen may have gotten into hundreds of food products (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 19, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tesco recalls fajita meal kits over presence of nuts
Aldi also pulled similar product amid fears in UK that nuts being used instead of cumin to save money (Source: The Irish Times - Health)
Source: The Irish Times - Health - February 18, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Almond and peanut proteins may have been used as substitute for cumin in some products
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is currently investigating cumin imports across the UK after traces of almonds were found in popular make-your-own-dinner kits at Morrisons and Aldi. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 16, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tips for keeping the holidays safe, healthy and stress-free
Stumped about what to give your child for Christmas this year? It’s easy to get lost in the whirlwind of toy store hype and holiday marketing. The Thriving staff checked in with caregivers from Boston Children’s Hospital to see what they had to say about how to make the most of the holiday season. It’s no surprise that safe and healthful options topped their holiday lists. The healthiest toys  “When buying gifts this season, remember that experiences and toys that encourage interactive play are the healthiest. Toys that encourage pretend play (like a cooking set), experiences (like a ...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - December 18, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Lisa Fratt Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Green Smoothie With Cucumber and Cumin
This savory smoothie resembles an Indian lassi with added spice. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - April 28, 2014 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Medicine and Health Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Suvir Saran’s Guacamole With Toasted Cumin
A chunky guacamole that shows how Indian and Mexican flavors overlap. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - April 14, 2014 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Medicine and Health Avocados Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Top health benefits of cumin
(Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 9, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Roasted Eggplant and Red Pepper Gratin
A Mediterranean gratin seasoned with cumin and thyme.     (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 20, 2014 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Eggplants Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Roasted Carrots With Turmeric and Cumin
A delicious way to enjoy carrots, as a side or on their own.     (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - January 13, 2014 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Rice Cooking and Cookbooks Vegetables Recipes Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

3-Bean Good Luck Salad With Cumin Vinaigrette
A colorful version of a good luck black-eyed peas salad.     (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 30, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Salad Dressings Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Leek, Kale and Potato Latkes
Delicious cumin-scented latkes laced with crispy kale.     (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - November 25, 2013 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Potatoes Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Cucumber and Radish Salad With Yogurt and Cumin
Five dishes featuring cucumbers — a perfect food for hot end-of-summer days — inspired by cuisines around the globe.     (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - August 30, 2013 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Cooking and Cookbooks Recipes Cucumbers Medicine and Health Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Lentil Salad With Fresh Favas
This antioxidant-rich dish gets a kick from a tart cumin-scented dressing.     (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 17, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Recipes Medicine and Health Beans Source Type: news

Black cumin: The secret miracle heal-all remedy
What if we told you there was a seed so densely packed with healing compounds that cancer, bacteria, viruses, ulcers, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and many other common health conditions hardly stand a chance in its presence? Not to be confused with black sesame seed... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 28, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Black cumin oil is the most important oil you can put in your system
According to Dr. Gary Null of the Progressive Radio Network (http://www.progressiveradionetwork.com), "Black cumin oil is probably the single most important oil you can put in your system. Every time you take black cumin you are stimulating your immune system to fight... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 11, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recipes for Health: Warm Lentil Salad — Recipes for Health
A lentil salad with a cumin-scented vinaigrette. (Source: NYT)
Source: NYT - December 31, 2012 Category: Nutrition Authors: By MARTHA ROSE SHULMAN Tags: Squash (Vegetable) Lentils Veganism Recipes Medicine and Health Diet and Nutrition Source Type: news