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  • bryanjappel 8:11 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: http://www.buzzfeed.com/tlo27/5-foods-you-think-are-healthy-but-arent   

    Here is a video of foods you think are healthy but aren’t.

     
  • bryanjappel 8:09 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply  

    Salmon Dish 

    Ingredients:
    •2 Cups orange juice
    •½ Cup brown sugar
    •1/3 Cup cider vinegar
    •2 Tablespoons Dijon mustard
    •1 Tablespoon fresh thyme, chopped
    •1 teaspoon orange zest, chopped
    •6 (6-ounce) salmon fillets
    •Salt/pepper to taste

    Instructions:

    Combine orange juice, brown sugar and cider vinegar in small saucepan. Bring to simmer; cook over medium heat until reduced to ⅔ original volume. Whisk in Dijon mustard, thyme and orange zest; remove from heat. Divide and reserve.

    Place salmon fillets in a sealable heavy plastic bag.Pour ½ of citrus glaze over salmon; reserve remaining glaze. Marinate salmon in refrigerator for 30 minutes. Turn bag over occasionally. Season salmon with salt and pepper to taste. Heat grill to medium-high. Place salmon on a fish grilling, oiled grate, on grill and close lid. Cook fish approximately 10 minutes per inch of thickness. Brush salmon with reserved citrus glaze every few minutes while cooking.

     
  • bryanjappel 8:07 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply  

    How to make a berry smoothie 

    Ingredients

    Makes: One 1-cup serving

    Prep Time: 5 minutes

    1/2 cup Ensure® Homemade Vanilla Shake Powder
    6 fl oz orange juice
    3 medium frozen strawberries
    1/3 cup frozen blueberries

    Directions

    Place all ingredients in a blender. Blend until smooth.

     
  • bryanjappel 8:04 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: http://www.healthchecksystems.com/vitamins.htm   

    what foods you can eat to get certain vitamins 

    Vitamin-B1 (thiamin)

    spinach, green peas, tomato juice, watermelon, sunflower seeds, lean ham, lean pork chops, soy milk

    Vitamin-B2 (riboflavin)

    spinach, broccoli, mushrooms, eggs, milk, liver, oysters, clams

    Vitamin-B3 (niacin)

    spinach, potatoes, tomato juice, lean ground beef, chicken breast, tuna (canned in water), liver, shrimp

    Vitamin-B6 (pyridoxine)

    bananas, watermelon, tomato juice, broccoli, spinach, acorn squash, potatoes, white rice, chicken breast

    Folate

    tomato juice, green beans, broccoli, spinach, asparagus, okra, black-eyed peas, lentils, navy, pinto and garbanzo beans

    Vitamin-B12

    meats, poultry, fish, shellfish, milk, eggs

    Vitamin-C (ascorbic acid)

    spinach, broccoli, red bell peppers, snow peas, tomato juice, kiwi, mango, orange, grapefruit juice, strawberries

    Vitamin-A (retinol)

    mango, broccoli, butternut squash, carrots, tomato juice, sweet potatoes, pumpkin, beef liver

    Vitamin-D

    self-synthesis via sunlight, fortified milk, egg yolk, liver, fatty fish

    Vitamin-E

    polyunsaturated plant oils (soybean, corn and canola oils), wheat germ, sunflower seeds, tofu, avocado, sweet potatoes, shrimp, cod

    Vitamin- K

    Brussels sprouts, leafy green vegetables, spinach, broccoli, cabbage, liver

     
  • bryanjappel 7:56 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: http://livewell.jillianmichaels.com/list-vitamins-minerals-4902.html   

    MedlinePlus of the National Institutes of Health advises that you need 13 essential vitamins including A, D, E, K, C, along with B-complex vitamins. B-complex vitamins include B1, or thiamine; B2, or riboflavin; B3, or niacin; B5, or pantothenic acid; B6; B12; biotin; and folic acid, or folate.
    Calcium, phosphorus, sodium, potassium, selenium, iron, chromium, copper, fluoride, iodine, magnesium, manganese, molybdenum, and zinc are the important minerals that your body needs for optimum health.

    Vitamin A is essential for vision, immunity, growth and development. It is also called an anti-infective vitamin since it protects your body from infective agents. Vitamin D balances calcium levels in the body, prevents cancers by controlling cell division, enhances immunity and regulates blood pressure. Vitamin K helps in blood clotting, maintaining bone health and encouraging cell growth, according to the Linus Pauling Institute of Oregon State University. Vitamin C promotes wound healing and is also important for healthy gums and teeth. Vitamins B6 and B12 are required for red blood cell formation and nerve function.

    In addition to calcium’s major role as a structural element in bones and teeth (along with phosphorus), the mineral also helps in the regulation of blood pressure and normal function of the nerves. Chromium plays a vital role in glucose metabolism through its effect on insulin. Fluoride gives strength to tooth enamel and bones. Iodine is required for normal thyroid function. Iron is essential for oxygen transport in your blood. Magnesium is necessary for normal cell function and DNA synthesis. Sodium, potassium and chloride are important electrolytes, or electrically charged ions, essential for the fluid balance and function of every cell in your body. Zinc serves as part of proteins and is essential in maintaining cell structure and function, immunity, and reproduction.

    B-complex vitamins function as co-enzymes that assist enzymes, substances that speed up the chemical reactions important in the metabolism in your body. Folate in enzymes is needed for making certain amino acids and DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, the genetic material in cells.
    Minerals such as copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, molybdenum, selenium, and zinc are also important components of different enzymes required in chemical processes throughout your body. For example, copper containing enzymes are essential for your brain.

    According to MedlinePlus, vitamins A, C, and E act as antioxidants, substances that prevent cell damage by acting against harmful elements called free radicals, or oxidants that are formed in your body as a result of normal metabolism or exposure to environmental pollutants. Vitamin E plays a special role as an antioxidant by protecting the low density lipoproteins, or LDL, from free radical damage. As explained by Linus Pauling Institute, minerals such as copper, zinc, manganese, and selenium also assist your body as antioxidants.

     
  • bryanjappel 7:54 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply  

    How are computers used in this field- well for one, technology has dictated the majority of jobs in today’s economy to make our lives easier. The way a computer would help in a food related industry would be to help organize foods, control necessities, as well as help with managing money so further progress of the company can continue to grow and prosper.

     
  • bryanjappel 12:45 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: http://www.readyseteat.com/recipes-Easy-Ground-Turkey-Chili-6928.html   

    Turkey Chili – Recipe 

    Ingredients
    • PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
    • 1 pound lean ground turkey
    • 3/4 cup chopped yellow onion
    • 1 can (14.5 oz each) Hunt’s® Stewed Tomatoes-No Salt Added, undrained
    • 1 can (6 oz each) Hunt’s® Tomato Paste-No Salt Added
    • 1 can (16 oz each) dark red kidney beans, undrained
    • 1 cup water
    • 1 pkg (1.25 oz each) chili seasoning mix
    • 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

    Nutrition Information*
    Serving Size 6 servings (about 1 cup each) Calories 280

    Finally Directions
    Directions Spray large saucepan with cooking spray
    heat over medium-high heat.
    Add turkey and onion
    cook 5 minutes or until turkey is crumbled and no longer pink, stirring occasionally.
    Add undrained tomatoes; break up with spoon. Add tomato paste, beans, water and chili seasoning mix
    stir to combine. Bring to a boil.
    Reduce heat and simmer 15 minutes or until chili has thickened slightly, stirring occasionally.
    Top each serving evenly with cheese.

     
  • bryanjappel 12:40 pm on October 22, 2014 Permalink | Reply  

    Hello Everyone,
    I just wanted to let you guys know what healthyeatsforme is about, pretty self explanatory healthyeatsforme is a blog about healthy foods. This blog will inform you about foods that you may not believe to be good for you, as well as foods you may think are good for you but actually aren’t. In addition, this blog will deliver delicious recipes that you can enjoy and share amongst your friends.

     
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