All posts tagged with functional food
10/03/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Once, a man’s wealth and level of influence were measured by how many peppercorns he had. This sounds silly now,

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09/26/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

It has the texture of a grape, its skin feels like the reptilian scales of a dinosaur, and it oozes

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09/23/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Leucaena, also known as lead tree, is a species of flowering plants native to the Americas ranging from the United

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09/19/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Galactose is an aldohexose that is naturally-occurring in the D-form in lactose, gangliosides, cerebrosides, and mucoproteins. It is known by

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09/12/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Black nightshade, which has the scientific name Solanum nigrum and which belongs to the family Solanaceae, is a perennial plant

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09/12/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Alcoholics should remember this root. Kudzu (Pueraria lobata) is a climbing vine that is considered as one of the top

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09/12/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Sunflowers are hardy plants; meaning, they can survive freezing. They are also perennials. The really tall varieties of this plant

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09/12/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Imbe, which has the scientific name Garcinia livingstoneii and which is a member of the Clusiaceae family, is also called

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09/02/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Platycodon plants, of the Campanulaceae family, thrive in well-drained, moist, nutrient-rich, and sandy soils, and they constantly need to be

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09/02/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Pinellia is a genus of perennial plants in the Araceae family. They are endemic to Japan. Pinellia plants’ roots have

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09/02/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Phytolacca is a genus of perennial plants that have long been used by Native Americans in traditional medicine. Some of

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09/02/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Willow plants may not look alike – some are small and shrub-like, others reach a height higher than the tallest

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08/29/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Coix, which are also called Job’s tears, yi yi ren, Chinese pearl barley, yi hato-mugi, adlay millet, coix lachrymal, coix lacryma-jobi,

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08/29/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Longan, which has the scientific name Dimocarpus longan, is a tropical evergreen tree that bears a sweet-tasting fruit similar in

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