Q: My husband (who just had a bout with H.Pylori) is still calling Dr on phone about issues and I noticed he is eating Butternut squash but raw…is this ever recommended? Never heard of such a thing.I cant Read More
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Q: Is it best to store green peppers and cucumbers fresh out of the garden at room temperature or in the refrigerator?
A: See our quick storage information sheet. These should be stored at room Read More
Q: A friend is on a diet that limits carrots. They say they turn to sugar. I have never heard of carrots being unhealthy. Is there any truth to that.
A: Carrots are comprised mainly of Read More
Q: How can I get the nutrition I need if fruits elevate my blood sugar level and carbohydrates are bad for me?
A: You can eat a wide variety of fruits while still safely maintaining your blood sugar. The Read More
Are there any fruits/vegetables that enhance the effects of Coumadin? What fruits/vegetables are high in vitamin K?Thursday, July 12th, 2012
Q: Where can I find a listing of the amount of Vitamin K in different vegetables and fruit? I am on coumadin, a blood thinner.Vitamin K counteracts the blood thinner. Are their some fruits and/or vegetables Read More
Q: I love garlic to flavor foods and roasted garlic with pasta and a little margarine is good. However,how do I prevent the odor of garlic coming through my skin?
A: When fresh garlic is cut, a reaction Read More
Q: I have high blood pressure and need to keep my potassium up what is the best fruit veggies to eat?
A: Vegetable juice, tomato/tomato products, potatoes (sweet and white), peanut butter, milk, prunes, Read More
Q: I like that the kids recipe for Technicolor Veggie Pizza has a lot of veggies, but shouldn’t your web site also promote using whole grains? How about revising recipe to use whole grain bread? Past a Read More
Q: Will a honeydew continue to ripen and get sweeter after cutting? The one I have is not sweet at all.
A: Honeydew melons will continue to ripen for several days once picked. Ripe honeydew melons should Read More
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