According to World's Healthiest Foods, white rice has been stripped of most of its nutritional value, but brown rice is a nutrient-dense plant food that offers many health benefits. White rice has had the outer layers of... More »

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White rice is low-fat and contains important vitamins and nutrients such as thiamin, niacin, iron and potassium. It is also a complex carbohydrate that is essential for natural energy. In the United States, milled white ... More »

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The World's Healthiest Foods rates brown rice as an excellent source of manganese, selenium and other nutrients, considering it significantly healthier than its counterpart white rice. In brown rice, only the hull is rem... More »

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According to WebMD, a good diet for overcoming a stomach flu consists of slowly consuming one cup of fluid hourly, a rehydration solution and, for the first day or so, plain food such as rice and toast. However, people s... More »

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In the United States, almost all food must be packaged with a Nutrition Facts label that lists the nutritional value of the food. These labels contain important information about the food, including the number of calorie... More »

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A low-carbohydrate diet can improve overall health by facilitating weight loss, lowering blood pressure and insulin levels in the blood, and boosting HDL or good cholesterol levels, according to About.com. The degree to ... More »

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Studies show raw honey promotes digestive health, fights premature signs of aging, strengthens the immune system and kills bacteria. It also has anti-fungal properties, soothes stomach ulcers, regulates blood pressure an... More »

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