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by smithamla
Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:04 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Nutrition
Replies: 3
Views: 6172

Re: Nutrition

Nutrition (also called nourishment or aliment) is the provision, to cells and organisms, of the materials necessary (in the form of food) to support life. Many common health problems can be prevented or alleviated with a healthy diet.
by smithamla
Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:04 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Apple Cider Vinegar
Replies: 6
Views: 11333

Re: Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar, otherwise known as cider vinegar or ACV, is a type of vinegar made from cider or apple must and has a pale to medium amber color. Unpasteurized or organic ACV contains mother of vinegar, which has a cobweb-like appearance and can make the vinegar look slightly congealed.
by smithamla
Mon Feb 28, 2011 6:01 am
Forum: Archives
Topic: Pectin
Replies: 4
Views: 8875

Re: Pectin

Pectinis a structural heteropolysaccharide contained in the primary cell walls of terrestrial plants. It was first isolated and described in 1825 by Henri Braconnot. It is produced commercially as a white to light brown powder, mainly extracted from citrus fruits, and is used in food as a gelling ag...