: the seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas orbeans or lentils)
refers to a liquid that has not gone throughthe process of heating for the purpose of destroyingbacteria, protozoa, molds, and yeast.
in reference to foods that are grown without theuse of conventional pesticides, artificial fertilizers,human waste, or sewage sludge, and that were processedwithout ionizing radiation or food additives.
To Raw or Not To Raw: Simple Pros and Cons
raw food diets have proven to improve digestion aswell as other general digestive disorders
research supports that a diet of at least 75% rawfoods can help prevent illness and cancer
a diet rich in traditional nutrient dense foods hasbeen linked to greater overall dental health
those who select a raw food diet often report losingweight and maintaining the weight loss by continuingthe diet
some research supports that a raw food diet increasesthe intake of antioxidants, thus slowing downpremature aging
skin complexion is often enhanced by the raw food diet
those who chose a raw food diet often report anincrease in energy and a general feeling of “well-being”