Quinoa news, articles and information:

Quinoa's many health benefits

9/15/2014 - Quinoa is a grain crop native to the Andean Mountains of South America. Although the leaves of the plant can be consumed as a leaf vegetable, quinoa is primarily grown for its seeds. These seeds, which are cooked in a similar way to rice, come in three colors (red, white and black) and are much-loved...

Top 5 sources of plant protein

5/27/2014 - Good quality sources of protein are widely available, and many of them come from outside the animal kingdom. It's time to identify the top sources of highly digestible plant protein with the most benefits for your health. Chlorella Chlorella is garnering more and more attention as a superlative...

Hey quinoa, teff may be the new gluten-free kid on the block

3/1/2014 - Quinoa, long-praised for the fact that it's a gluten-free food rich in protein and manganese, may have to share some of the nutritional spotlight with teff. Of course quinoa still remains an outstanding health food. But teff, which has likely been available from your supermarket and health food store...

Quinoa is a high source of protein with tremendous health benefits

11/7/2013 - You've been told so many contradictory things about meat throughout the years that at some point you probably don't know what to think of it anymore. You may feel the urge to quit eating meat for so many good reasons, but the same question always comes back to haunt you over and over again. Where are...

Quinoa questionable as a gluten free grain

10/27/2013 - Cultivated in the Andes for over 5,000 years, quinoa is a grain-like seed that has long been used by the gluten-free community for its high nutritional offering and protein content (roughly 18 percent). A super grain thought to be reliable for the celiac community, recent studies have now linked certain...

Quinoa's nutritional benefits

8/9/2013 - Known as the "gold of the Incas" or the "supergrain of the future", quinoa is a superfood with a plethora of health benefits. While quinoa is growing in popularity and becoming more well known throughout the world and in the United States, many still do not understand the unique and significant health...

Health benefits of quinoa and tasty gluten-free breakfast recipe

3/18/2013 - Amid the recent push toward a grain-free lifestyle, it is vital to remember that for millennia, people consumed grains as their primary source for nutrition. It is advised that we take a moderate approach to our diet and consume a healthy balance of fresh fruits and veggies in addition to grains and...

Easy quinoa bowls for lunch or dinner

4/14/2012 - Quinoa continues to rise in popularity not only as a vegan staple, but also in the non-vegan or vegetarian population. It is not only a delicious and relatively inexpensive source of fiber and protein but it is also incredibly diverse. The following are some quinoa bowl recipes that are easy and...

FDA assault on Amish raw milk mirrors Spanish Conquistadors killing Inca for growing quinoa and amaranth

2/13/2012 11:53:12 PM - Today's regulatory climate of cruel intolerance towards raw milk, home-grown foods, and various other fruits of one's labor that exist outside the corporate food structure is eerily similar to the climate Native Americans faced when the Spanish Conquistadors first arrived on the shores of the "New World."...

Quinoa nutrition - why quinoa can help you lose weight and improve your health

11/8/2011 3:44:17 PM - Quinoa is native to South America. The pre-Columbian Incas saw it as a sacred food, calling it chisaya mama (mother grain). They planted the first seeds of the season in religious ceremonies using golden tools. Depriving the people of quinoa was one of the means the Spanish used to conquer the Incas....

Enjoy recipe for Thai Style Quinoa with Veggies

4/2/2011 - It can be hard to find vegan-friendly recipes that are satisfying and delicious, but this Thai style quinoa with veggies recipe satisfies both criteria. Thai dishes often have coconut milk as a main ingredient, and this dish is no exception. Coconut milk and coconut oil are often misunderstood as...

Enjoy the health benefits of gluten-free quinoa with this black bean salad recipe

3/22/2011 - Whole grains have been lauded for their many health benefits; however, many people who are gluten-intolerant have found their whole grain choices limited. Quinoa (keen-wah) is an increasingly popular gluten-free grain-like vegetable that may offer the same benefits as whole grains and then some. Quinoa...

Quinoa Gives the Perfect Protein Source to Vegetarians and Vegans

6/15/2010 - Quinoa is perhaps one of the most perfect non-animal sources of protein on the planet. What makes quinoa (pronounce keen-wah) unique is that it is the only plant based source of complete protein. "Complete" means that it contains all 9 of the essential amino acids that are crucial to human function...

Quinoa Affords Many Benefits

4/30/2009 - Vegetarians and vegans often find it difficult getting enough protein in to their diets. They are usually stuck eating beans and soy products most of which do not actually contain all the necessary amino acids, or what is known as complete protein. A diet lacking in protein can cause many health problems...

Quinoa: Use this Complete Protein to Create Healthful Vegetarian Dishes

3/19/2009 - Quinoa is one of the most impressive foods to hit the grocer's shelves in many years. It is the live seed of a dark green leafy plant that has the taste, texture and versatility of grain. Quinoa (pronounced keen wa) is both nutritious and delicious. It is the only grain-like food that offers a complete...

Interview with Robert Leventry of Inca Organics on healthy, versatile quinoa

1/1/2006 - Mike: We're here today with Robert Leventry of Inca Organics, and that's www.IncaOrganics.com. You are an importer of whole grain quinoa? Leventry: Right, along with black amaranth, but, by far, the majority of our sales are the whole grain quinoa. Mike: I've been a big proponent of quinoa for...

Instant quinoa - an interview with Christina Mueller from the AltiPlano Gold Company

11/4/2005 - Mike: I'm here today with Christina Mueller from the AltiPlano Gold Company, and you have a rather interesting quinoa product that I think people deserve to hear about. Tell us a little bit about that. Mueller: Sure. It's actually an instant hot cereal that's made from quinoa, which is a grain that's...

The Organic Food Bar packs a nutritional punch in portable form

9/26/2005 - Today I'm excited to be reviewing a fantastic health food snack bar called "The Organic Food Bar." It's made by a company called Organic Food Bar, Inc., and it has a fantastic combination of healing ingredients put together in a tasty, portable format that makes it convenient to get good nutrition into...

Concept-related articles:

Health food:Nutrition:Cancer:Physical exercise:Cholesterol:Phytonutrients:Garlic:Vitamins:Minerals:Whey protein:Chlorella:Superfoods:Stevia:
    Sugar:Vitamins and minerals:Berries:

    Concepts related to Quinoa


    View quinoa on NaturalPedia™

    Today's Top Stories on NaturalNews

    Today | Week | Month | Year

    See All Top Headlines...

    Most Popular Stories

    TED aligns with Monsanto, halting any talks about GMOs, 'food as medicine' or natural healing
    10 other companies that use the same Subway yoga mat chemical in their buns
    Warning: Enrolling in Obamacare allows government to link your IP address with your name, social security number, bank accounts and web surfing habits
    High-dose vitamin C injections shown to annihilate cancer
    USDA to allow U.S. to be overrun with contaminated chicken from China
    Vaccine fraud exposed: Measles and mumps making a huge comeback because vaccines are designed to fail, say Merck virologists
    New USDA rule allows hidden feces, pus, bacteria and bleach in conventional poultry
    Battle for humanity nearly lost: global food supply deliberately engineered to end life, not nourish it
    Harvard research links fluoridated water to ADHD, mental disorders
    10 outrageous (but true) facts about vaccines the CDC and the vaccine industry don't want you to know
    EBT card food stamp recipients ransack Wal-Mart stores, stealing carts full of food during federal computer glitch
    Cannabis kicks Lyme disease to the curb

    Recommended Resources

    TV.NaturalNews.com is a free video website featuring thousands of videos on holistic health, nutrition, fitness, recipes, natural remedies and much more.

    CounterThink Cartoons are free to view and download. They cover topics like health, environment and freedom.

    The Consumer Wellness Center is a non-profit organization offering nutrition education grants to programs that help children and expectant mothers around the world.

    Food Investigations is a series of mini-documentaries exposing the truth about dangerous ingredients in the food supply.

    Webseed.com offers alternative health programs, documentaries and more.

    The Honest Food Guide is a free, downloadable public health and nutrition chart that dares to tell the truth about what foods we should really be eating.

    HealingFoodReference.com offers a free online reference database of healing foods, phytonutrients and plant-based medicines that prevent or treat diseases and health conditions.

    HerbReference.com is a free, online reference library that lists medicinal herbs and their health benefits.

    NutrientReference.com is a free online reference database of phytonutrients (natural medicines found in foods) and their health benefits. Lists diseases, foods, herbs and more.


    This site is part of the Natural News Network © 2014 All Rights Reserved. Privacy | Terms All content posted on this site is commentary or opinion and is protected under Free Speech. Truth Publishing International, LTD. is not responsible for content written by contributing authors. The information on this site is provided for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended as a substitute for professional advice of any kind. Truth Publishing assumes no responsibility for the use or misuse of this material. Your use of this website indicates your agreement to these terms and those published here. All trademarks, registered trademarks and servicemarks mentioned on this site are the property of their respective owners.

    eTrust Pro Certified Android app on Google Play