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I read that microwaving broccoli destroyed all of its antioxidants. Should I stop using my microwave oven? by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 8:12pm No. The researchers in this study cooked the broccoli in 2/3 cup of water for 5 minutes at full power ( Journal of Science in Food and Agriculture, November 2003). Antioxidants were destroyed by the long cooking in water at a high temperature, not by microwaves. The study authors noted that it’s the length of time vegetables are exposed to hot ... Read on »
A microwave generator emits an e ... by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 10 Nov 2008 4:22pm A microwave generator emits an electromagnetic wave that agitates water molecules in the surrounding tumor tissue, producing friction and heat that eventually destroy the tumor.  BD ScienceDaily (Nov. 30, 2007) — A cancer treatment that uses microwave energy to shrink or eliminate tumors can be safely used to treat malignant lung tumors, a ... Read on »
Ten Reasons to Throw Out Your Microwave Oven by Robin P. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 11 Nov 2008 7:25am 1 Comment There's a microwave in most homes. People use them for anything from heating water to cooking full meals (think of all the packaged meals that have microwave instruction along with stove top.) If you care about what your family eats you should care about how the food is cooked. From the conclusions of Swiss, Russian and German scienti ... Read on »
10 Reasons to Throw Out the Microwave!!! by Cathi S. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 01 Apr 2009 1:45pm There’s a microwave in most homes. People use them for anything from heating water to cooking full meals (think of all the packaged meals that have microwave instruction along with stove top.) If you care about what your family eats you should care about how the food is cooked. From the conclusions of Swiss, Russian and German scientific ... Read on »
Microwave Dangers from Real Life by Carolin K. Patient ExpertComplimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Tue 07 Oct 2008 6:28pm These test might not be very “scientific” but some things is life are about common sense. A 6th grade science fair project was to water 2 identical plants. One with purified water one with water boiled in the microwave oven. Here is the result on Day Nine. And look at these 7 days old “clippings” were the left unhealthy one has microwaved ... Read on »
Microwaved Steamed Veggies by Tosin Ola Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Wed 02 Mar 2011 8:41am Written by Sickle Cell Warrior on 02 March 2011 Stock photo, yours won't look like this unless you are a Cooking Goddess One of my pet peeves with eating vegetables, is that there is a delicate point that you can cook them for. Besides making the veggies mush, overcooking can leach out ... Read on »
They Brought me a Microwave by movesnmunchies Health Maven Posted Mon 22 Aug 2011 12:00am HEY guys!!!!! how cool was this girls style ? yup.. kind of want to be her now! anywho… i gotta a funny story to tell you guys.. so last weekend we were staying at a hotel right.. and they were cool- UNTIL.. I call room service for dinner and all I wanted was some oats.. PLAIN oats with water because I had cottage cheese and nut ... Read on »
Lawyer Seeks Insanity Plea in Microwave Baby Case by Dr. Romeo V. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Thu 02 Oct 2008 6:16pm Lawyers are seeking an insanity plea for an Arkansas man on trial for placing his 2-month old daughter in a microwave oven last May 10. Joshua Joyce Mauldin, 20, of Warren Arkansas has been charged with causing injury to a child and faces a potential life sentence. According to his attorney, Sam Cammack III, Mauldin has a longstanding histor ... Read on »
Replacing Microwaves With Convection Ovens by Robin P. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 02 Feb 2010 11:46am Over 90% of kitchens in America have microwave ovens. Microwaves are super convenient for heating meals fast, making pop corn or cooking an entire meal in a fraction of the time a conventional oven takes. But, many families are looking for a better option for fast cooking times, less energy use and a healthier way to cook. For me, I decide ... Read on »
Microwaves and Your Health-Quick, Hot Food- But Is It Worth It? by Heidi .. Patient Expert Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 5:44pm I love my microwave (well not anymore since it blew up this weekend but I did) and to be honest have heard the whisperings that it was dangerous to use. I'm an on the go person and did not want to hear that using my microwave would cause any problems. Some people that I respect immensely and know just about everything there is to know abou ... Read on »