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Asked in Health
Is eating raw starch harmful to your health?
Raw corn, potatoes and many other foods contain quite a bit of starch. It won't hurt you, but there may be other ingredients that could. On the other hand, too much starch can absorb quite a bit of water which might be harmful. Just drink a lot of water if you like raw starch. ...
Asked in Cell Biology (cytology)
What are the tiny sacs in the cell that may contain starch?
These "tiny sacs" are called vacuoles, but there are many other vacuoles that contain things other than starch. ...
Asked in Allergies, Celiac Disease, Gluten
What foods contain gluten?
gluten is a protein composite found in foods processed from wheat and related grain species, including barley and rye. Many processed foods contain smaller amounts of gluten from ingredients such as "modified food starch," so there may be gluten in foods such as catsup, beer, and ice cream. Also, foods that do not naturally contain gluten, may have some gluten as a result of being processed at a facility that makes other foods. ...
Asked in Nutrition
Other than yogurt what foods contain acidolphis bifidus?
Other than yogurt what foods contain acidolphis and bifidus?
Asked in Science
What types of foods would you expect to contain starch?
Starch is found in plant foods which are eaten as 'fillers'. Grains such as wheat, maize and rice are examples, and anything made from them such as bread and pasta. There are also roots such as potato and cassava. Starch is a substance many plants use for energy storage, though a few use other substances, e.g. inulin in Jerusalem artichokes. ...
Food rich in starch?
The starch-rich foods are: Cereals and cereal foods of various kinds, such as breakfast foods-oatmeal, cornmeal, wheat, rice, rye, barley-and breads; macaroni, tapioca, and other manufactured foods; legumes, such as dried peas, beans, and lentils; vegetables rich in starch, such as the potato and the dasheen. ...
Do organic foods contain more vitamins than normal foods?
There are some studies that claim organic foods contain more nutrients, but other studies show they do not. ...