What Makes Ramen So Addicting?

What Makes Ramen So AddictingThe Philippines is undeniably mami country, but another noodle is quickly securing a foothold in Filipino diners’ gullets: Japanese ramen. Cheap and easy to make, ramen (like its Chinese counterpart) also boasts an ability to adapt an infinite array of ingredients into its makeup.

The similarity is more than coincidental—after all, ramen was first brought to Japan by Chinese immigrants in the late 1800s, many of whom retained a craving for a taste of home. Ramen was first served from a stall in Yokohama’s Chinatown, and quickly evolved to suit to Japanese tastes. [Read more...]

Which Food Help Ease Diabetes?

Which Food Help Ease DiabetesPopping prescribed pills to straighten out ailments is one way to get healthy. The other way, which is more natural and often more effective, is to have the right kind of diet. Fill your meals with food that’s chock full of nutrients and, one way or another, it’s bound to be good for you.

For example, do you have high blood pressure? You need more fiber in your diet; eat more kamote (sweet potatoes) and oat bran.

Scared of developing osteoporosis when you get older? Fortify your bones with calcium; have more broccoli and leafy greens with your meals. [Read more...]

5 Best Foods For Men

5 Best Foods For MenEggs

They are a rich source of protein; they’re low in calories (around 80 calories per medium-sized egg); and they can be enjoyed in multiple ways – so what’s not to love about the humble egg? The good news for guys here is that eggs, whether poached, scrambled, boiled or enjoyed as an omelette, are high in amino acids which aid growth and repair, making them the perfect post-workout munch. [Read more...]

7 Brain Foods For Breakfast

7 Brain Foods For BreakfastEating a healthy breakfast can jump start your brain and help boost your productivity and focus throughout the morning. Try incorporating these seven “brain foods” in your morning meal to give yourself a mental edge.

1 Eggs

Choline, a B vitamin found in eggs, has been shown to play a role in brain function and memory. In a study of almost 1,400 men and women published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, those who consumed foods with choline performed better on memory and verbal learning tests than other subjects. [Read more...]

Beautiful & Exceptionally Well-Built

Exceptionally Well-BuiltA lot of professional cellists’ today are enthusiastic on adding a whole new collection of personal music to the modern cellists’ repertoire. And just like some of the great composer/performers who have gone ahead before, you can take basic contemporary materials; re-created it and reworked them and turned them into tomorrow’s classics. Hence, if you are one of those who want on expanding the performance horizons for the professional and amateur cellists of the world, then have one of the most exquisite selection of professional cello at Musicians Friend. The cellos you’ll find here are exceptionally well-built and offered in every price range. Absolutely every purchase is backed by their 45-day lowest price and complete satisfaction guarantees so you shop risk-free.

10 Things Your Feet Say About Your Health

10 Things Your Feet Say About Your HealthAre serious problems hiding in your socks?Are serious problems hiding in your socks?By Nina Elias, Prevention

What can your toes tell you? The nurse just took your temperature, checked your blood pressure, and even made you step on the scale (with that heavy sweater on, no less). And as she hands you the paper gown, she gives her final directive: “You can leave your socks on.”

When it comes to your health, that could be a big mistake. A change in your feet–whether on the skin, nails, or even how they feel–can be the first sign of a potentially serious problem that, if caught early, could save your life. “Our feet are the first parts to be affected by nerve issues because they’re the farthest from our hearts and spine,” explains Carolyn McAloon, DPM, a Bay Area podiatrist and president of the California Podiatric Medication Association. Even more reason to never ignore feet: They’re easily compromised when our bodies feel threatened, since we send blood to the internal organs and the brain before the extremities. [Read more...]

Simplest & Most Intuitive

Simplest & Most IntuitiveA friend of mine who was into music mixing industry have confided that he has some concerns before in creating the drum and bass parts until he was able to found his way having a basic song structure up and running in minutes. According to him, what made it more amazing is that guitar and bass players can join the action by plugging directly to the exceptional boss drum at Musicians Friend input jack, and playing through the built-in drive/amp models and multi-effects. Further, the machine can be used in the simplest and most intuitive way possible. Just remember that great drum, percussion, and bass sounds are to be had with this unit, so why won’t have yours now?