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Is Quinoa Fattening?

Is Quinoa Fattening?

As quinoa continues to gain popularity around the world some specific questions have arose as well, specially in the weight loss area, considering that this amazingly beneficial seed has more to give in a matter of health than anything else, but is quinoa fattening? Most people that are incorporating quinoa in their daily meals or diet are troubled that quinoa might cause them to gain weight, so is quinoa fattening or not? Quinoa itself is actually not fattening at all, although the ...

Is Quinoa Gluten-Free? A Safe Pseudocereal For You

Is Quinoa Gluten-Free? A Safe Pseudocereal For You

Quinoa is gluten free and there are specific health benefits for people that are gluten intolerant. Although, in recent laboratory experiments suggests that quinoa contains similar proteins close to gluten that activates the immune systems of celiac disease patients. Quinoa is not a grain — it is the seed of a plant. A gluten free diet is vital for patients diagnosed with celiac disease, the only treatment so far is to drop foods that contain gluten such as wheat, barley, oats and ...

Learn How To Cook Quinoa

Learn How To Cook Quinoa

How to cook quinoa, this is a simple and quick basic recipe for cooking quinoa. Quinoa is a delicious, nutritious, high-protein seed that may replace couscous or rice. Cooking quinoa is not dissimilar to brown rice that is cooking using the absorption process. Do not worry if you've made more than needed, it makes a tasty muesli or porridge for the next morning. The following steps are used to cook red, white and black quinoa, although depending on your taste you can adjust it after you ...