HAPPY WITH CHILI

Ted Barrus, 37, from Pullman Washington is the internet sensation as the self-acclaimed ‘fire-breathing-idiot’. Barrus is not in fact a circus-performer, but rather a culinary enthusiast who takes it upon himself to challenge the spiciest spices known to man. His latest sampling is the Trinidad Moruga Scorpion, the pepper recently named world's hottest by...

Capsaicin Cream

What it is used for: Temporary relief of muscle and joint pain associated with arthritis, simple backaches, sprains, strains, and bruises. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Capsaicin cream is a topical analgesic. It is thought to decrease the amount of a chemicals that transmits pain in the body. Do...

HEALTHY CHILI

What is Capsaicin? Capsaicin is a vanilloid compound commonly found in Chili peppers, and is the reason for its spicy flavor. Capsaicin was first isolated by John Clough Thresh. The exact chemical structure of capsaicin was determined by E. K. Nelson in 1919. It was synthesized by Ernst Spath and Stephen F. Darling in 1930. Although those...

FOODS THAT INCREASE AND DECREASE THE RISKS OF PROSTATE CANCER

If you want to fend off cancer, knowing which foods can increase the risks and likewise decrease it is very important. For starters, let’s discuss the foods that can increase it. The foods to avoid. Many foods can contribute to the development or spread of prostate cancer. An example would be red meat. It was...

CROPS AS WEAPONS AGAINST CANCER

In the fight against cancer… fruits, vegetables and grains might be the most important part of your arsenal because of either their oxidants or fiber or some combination of nutrients. The following are the foods that the National Cancer Institute recommends to eat more every day.   Citrus fruits. Citrus is a genus of flowering trees...