Essays Tagged: "fruits and vegetables"

Nutrition and You

he body to function properly. There are also five major food groups. The groups are: fats and oils, fruits and vegetables, dairy products, grains, and meats.Exercise is also an important part of nutri ... mostly used for muscle movement and digestion of food. Some sources of carbohydrates are : grains, fruits, vegetables, and anything else that grows out of the ground. The energy in carbohydrates is a ...

(6 pages) 441 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness


um, meat, and cereal grains.The principal exports are manufactured goods and craft items, along withfruits and vegetables. Italy usually suffers a trade deficit, but the differenceis partly offset by ...

(2 pages) 120 1 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Opportunities facing Publix Supermarkets. Part of a S.W.O.T. Analysis for Publix.

isfied is the health market. Many Americans are revolting against the recent genetic engineering of fruits and vegetables. Our suggestion would be to remove all traces of these products and promote a ...

(2 pages) 249 1 3.0 Jul/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Midnight Munchies" a process analysis essay writen for college on how to make mac n' cheese.

Midnight MunchiesYeah college life! Now that we're in college, our diet is no longer the fruits and vegetables that Mom and Dad made us eat along with a healthy glass of milk; it consists o ...

(2 pages) 127 1 4.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Enzymatic Activity.

centration affect the enzymatic activity of catecholase. Catecholase is an enzyme contained in some fruits and vegetables. The brown color of fruits and vegetables is the reaction of catecholase when ...

(6 pages) 172 1 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


foods from the vegetable and fruit groups. These foods include all fresh, frozen, canned and dried fruits and vegetables and juice. These groups are loaded with vitamins and minerals, carbohydrates a ... the total calories you consume. Excellent sources of carbohydrates include breads, pasta, cereals, fruits and vegetables. Everyone needs a little fat in his or her diets. Fat should make up about 20- ...

(3 pages) 287 2 5.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

This is a semiotic Analysis of how to make easy mac... I took this paper off this site and changed to make it an A paper.. well I got an A on it anyway.. I added many parts and also deleted a few

Something SimpleNow that I cook for myself, my diet is no longer made of the fruits and vegetablesthat mom and dad made me eat along with a healthy glass of milk; it consists of ...

(2 pages) 64 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Chinese immigration to canada.

lace outside of B.C. and started to make there own little town. To make there money they would sell fruits and vegetables for sale, cut wood for fuel, and opened laundries and resaurants.In 2002 the C ...

(1 pages) 66 1 2.8 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Independent research study on colon cancer.

to diet. The American Medical Association emphasizes the importance of eating whole grains and five fruits and vegetables daily. In addition, health literature stresses the need for fiber foods to cle ... ern was similar for the men and women as well as for the control and experimental groups.Fiber from fruits and from grains/cereals was significantly associated with lower cancer risk. Fiber from veget ...

(11 pages) 159 0 0.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Irradiation of food

lness or death. It can also lengthen a food products shelf life and control mold. It can be used in fruits and vegetables to delay sprouting and ripening, and control insects and parasites as an alter ... ll bacteria in foods in 1905. During World War II, the U.S. Army began a series of experiments with fruits, vegetables, dairy products, fish and meats. Astronauts have been eating irradiated food sinc ...

(6 pages) 101 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

The Effects Of Genetically Modified Salmon

ants and more recently they have started on animals. (Martin, Andrew. "Will FDA bite..."). A lot of fruits and vegetables have been altered by adding genes that will keep them fresher, make them bigge ...

(4 pages) 47 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Independant study project on food irradiation.

ing so, this radiation pasteurization further benefits food by slowing down the ripening of certain fruits and vegetables, giving them a longer life of freshness. It decreases nearly all of the harmfu ... ced by cooking and other conventional treatments ("Irradiation and your food"). In fact, irradiated fruits and vegetables have more vitamin value than heat processed and canned foods. ("United States ...

(8 pages) 70 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Gentically modified foods, good or bad?

f ways.One of the first and most basic ways we are going to address this problem is with making our fruits and vegetables more cold tolerant. As many people already know, frost and low temperatures ca ...

(2 pages) 68 1 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Dr. Weil's Theory of Natural Health

s - to eat less fat and animal protein, more whole grains and other complex carbohydrates, and more fruits and vegetables - so that your diet becomes more nutritious and increasingly beneficial to gen ...

(4 pages) 64 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Essay: What are the important foods the ancient romans had?

ers and smaller streams are numerous" (Johnston 203). In the ancient Roman world, A wide variety of fruits and vegetables were grown both in the rural setting and also in city gardens. According to Fl ...

(2 pages) 38 0 2.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

A to Z atkins

types of carbohydrates, simple and complex. Sugar is a simple carb; rice, potatoes, pasta, breads, fruits, and vegetables provide complex carbs.When dietitians like me recommend eating more carbs, we ... complex ones, specifically those that are high in fiber -- such as whole grains, leafy greens, and fruits.While it is a simple carb, sugar is not evil and has never been proven to be the underlying c ...

(1 pages) 45 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


s fromdifferent cultures, so they started eating; fish, roasted meats basted with honey and alot of fruitsand vegetables.What cooking utensils did they have?The romans used baking pans, frying pans, w ... s, served with vegetables.The last course is called the secundae mensae or second meal in this meal fruits, honey cakes, wine etc.were served.What special sauces and beverages did they have?A sauce th ...

(1 pages) 12 0 0.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Fast Food

proteins by eating a variety of different kinds of foods. Most "fast-food" restaurants do not offer fruits and vegetables and most people that love "fast-food" lack getting those nutrients. People nee ... to maintain a healthy life, we need to take care of our bodies and eat healthy. We need to eat more fruits and vegetables rather than always eating meat and drink at least eight classes of water. The ...

(2 pages) 66 0 2.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Food industry in Oman

fresh and processed agriultural products of high quality, especially sweet corn products and other fruits and vegetables.Our success is due to our ability to maintain the control of entire production ...

(3 pages) 33 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing


he problem and to lose weight, people need to tweak their diet in order to healthier foods, such as fruits and vegetables and other foods that provide essential vitamins and minerals without having a ...

(2 pages) 24 0 1.7 Apr/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing