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Posts tagged fiber

October 1, 2014

 

3 green potatoes

Green Potatoes

Greens are highly nutritious, and so are potato skins. But when it comes to green potato skins, stay away!

June 18, 2013

 

gorilla popping up behind a log

Gorillas Are Being Put On Diets

Many gorillas in zoos are overweight and dying of heart disease in their twenties and thirties when they could live to be twice that age.

February 14, 2013

 

a basket of apples

Why Am I Still Hungry?

You've just snacked on rice cakes. Why are you still hungry?

June 2, 2005

 

Spelt

Have you ever come across spelt in the grocery store? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 10, 2005

 

Apple Rap

You know the saying, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”? What do apples really have to do with healthy living? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 3, 2005

 

Crunchy, Indigestible Goodness

We’ve all heard how important fiber is in our diet, but what’s so great about fiber? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Green Potatoes

The nutritious skin is where a lot of the vitamins are. Important nutrients such as fiber, calcium, iron, and vitamin C are found in the skin. However, you probably didn’t know that potato skins contain poison.

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