Fun Facts

Fun Fact: Blueberry Month

Jun 29, 2017

July, also known as National Blueberry Month, is the peak harvest for North American blueberries.

Fun Fact: Pineapples

Jun 3, 2017

Pineapples are an excellent source of vitamin C and manganese, and a good source of dietary fiber, thiamin, vitamin B6, and copper.

Fun Fact: Vitamin F

May 18, 2017

Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids are sometimes referred to as "vitamin F." Specifically, vitamin F is composed of linoleic and alpha-linolenic acids.

Fun Fact: Caffeine

May 11, 2017

Caffeine is thought by some to inhibit absorption of iron and some A and B vitamins. By causing frequent urination, caffeine may also deplete calcium, magnesium, sodium, phosphate, and potassium.

Fun Fact: Vitamin D

May 4, 2017

Although the use of sunscreen can reduce the body’s production of vitamin D, most people’s normal usage of sunscreen does not result in vitamin D insufficiency.

Fun Fact: Microwaves

Apr 27, 2017

The first food to be deliberately microwaved was popcorn. The second was an egg, which exploded.

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