Cocoa is not only aromatic and pleasant taste, it is also very useful. It contained the alkaloid theobromine has a tonic effect, but softer than the other well — known alkaloid, caffeine, and so cocoa can be recommended to those who, for whatever reason, coffee is contraindicated. Theobromine has little effect on the nervous system and on the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. So cocoa is very useful in diseases such as asthma. It is also believed
that all cocoa products protect teeth from the harmful effects of sugar.
Modern scientists have discovered that the drink cocoa normalizes the level of cholesterol in the body, supports the normal function of blood, helps to heal wounds. According to the observations of doctors, a Cup of hot cocoa useful in angina and migraines.
American researchers have found an interesting fact: despite the fact that cocoa is more nutritious than tea or coffee, it does not lead to obesity. The fact that even a small portion of cocoa causes a feeling of fullness, therefore, Continue reading
In supermarkets and markets to purchase cinnamon in the form of twisted sticks or in powder form. The main requirement when choosing spices – it should be fresh and have a distinct aroma. Store cinnamon need in a dark place, preferably in a glass container with a tightly fitting lid. Shelf life cinnamon sticks – about one year, and powdered spices – up to 6 months.
There is another trick used by many suppliers of spices – bulk cinnamon in our markets are fake. This is the bark of the Chinese cinnamon tree or
Cassia. Cassia and cinnamon have similar properties, but scientists have proved that it is in Ceylon cinnamon is more useful substances.
Benefit to slimming
The main advantage of cinnamon in weight loss is its ability to regulate Continue reading
In the first weeks and months postpartum the diet of newly-mom may seem for her this hunger strike! Appetite due to breastfeeding and the recent heavy physical work (in childbirth, lost a lot of energy and resources of the body) erupted just brutal, and the menu consists only of a specific list of acceptable products. Moreover, sweet now you just want unrealistic, but if you’re a coffee-lover, forced to give up their favorite beverage will be an
In this situation, the nursing mother can remember about cocoa: old, forgotten, kind, and banned all sorts of desserts and coffee is apparently the largest of all sorts of Goodies available in the world. But can I drink cocoa when breastfeeding or consume it with food?
Why not cocoa during breastfeeding?
In recommendations to the drafting menu nursing mom always served a list of foods that Continue reading