Gulab Jamun.

Gulab Jamun

February 28, 2020 smitsa 0

Gulab jamun is a good old fashioned dessert which makes my sweet tooth ache as I think about it now. Not really a dessert for […]

Potatoes are a source of starch.

What Is Starch ?

February 21, 2020 smitsa 0

Starch is the main storage polysaccharide in higher plants and their primary energy source. It is sometimes referred to by some sources as amylum but […]

Mealworms in full view.

Plastic Eaten By Mealworms

February 19, 2020 smitsa 0

Plastic eaten by mealworms and saving the planet might have seemed liked some lurid science fiction pot boiler years ago but there is reality in […]

3D image of a pancreas. Site of pancreatic cancer.

Pancreatic Cancer

February 10, 2020 smitsa 0

One of the most aggressive cancers known is pancreatic cancer. It is the seventh most common cause of death due to any cancer and there […]

Chinese herbal medicine bags, renshen shouwu, traditional herbal medicine for brain and mental health and cardiovaascular health

Renshen Shouwu Extract

February 9, 2020 smitsa 0

Renshen Shouwu (RSSW) is an extract that is a complex mix of herbs used in Traditional Chinese medicine. It is quoted in the Chinese Pharmacopeia […]

Dill on a white background.

Dill

February 5, 2020 smitsa 0

Dill (Anthum graveolens L.) is a herb that has a sweet, aniseed flavour and complements fish extremely well. The seeds are also an important condiment. […]