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Popcorn - Wikipedia


Popcorn is a type of corn that expands from the kernel and puffs up when heated. Popcorn is ... caution against it for a variety of reasons. Popcorn can also have non-food applications, ranging from...

Scientific Proof That Popcorn Is Healthier Than Fruit and Vegetables


Mar 26, 2012 ... "Popcorn may be the perfect snack food. ... If you're going to chow down on popcorn, though, make sure it's the healthy kind; if possible, you ...

Popcorn Board > Facts & Fun > Corny Facts - The Popcorn Board


Popcorn is a type of maize (or corn), a member of the grass family, and is scientifically known as ... Compared to most snack foods, popcorn is low in calories.

Is popcorn considered a vegetable? | Reference.com


Popcorn, the cooked kernel of the flowering ear of the maize plant, ... Where do popcorn kernels come from? ... How do you identify fruits from vegetables?

Popcorn: The snack with even higher antioxidants levels than fruits ...


Mar 25, 2012 ... Popcorn's reputation as a snack food that's actually good for health ... the healthful antioxidant substances called "polyphenols" than fruits and ...

Popcorn: The Perfect Snack Food | The Whole Grains Council


Mar 28, 2012 ... Popcorn may be the perfect snack food,” University of Scranton, Pennsylvania, ... and a lot more fiber than most other vegetables and fruits.

Popcorn: The Healthy Snack You're Not Eating Often Enough | The ...


As it turns out, popcorn is one of the healthiest snacks you can eat (far ... Polyphenols are a type of chemical found in plant foods that help neutralize free ...

Popcorn As a Diet Food | Healthy Eating | SF Gate


The volume of the food you eat is what causes you to feel full, not the amount of calories, so opting for these types of foods instead of foods higher in energy ...

The Surprising Popcorn Power | Prevention


Mar 26, 2012 ... Turns out popcorn kernels contain more of the healthy antioxidant substances called polyphenols than fruits and vegetables, according to new ...

MyPyramid for Kids! The Food Group Grand Tour - Kidnetic


My Pyramid is made up of five food groups: Grains, Vegetables, Fruits, Milk and ... cereals (check the label for the words "whole grain"), brown rice and popcorn.