Anorexia Nervosa Essay

As said American essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson „The first wealth is health“ (Hollister 2004). Indeed, he is right. Heath is that things that money can’t buy. Proper nutrition is the pledge of health, strength, and beauty of the man. However, in the United States one can observe another situation where many people suffer from anorexia nervosa. Continue reading

“Umami the Fifth Sense of Taste” Essay

The first reference to umami can be found in the Old Testament in the book of Genesis, chapter 27. It is when the patriarch asked for “savory meat” that he liked very much and he asked his son Esau to kill for it, but Esau’s brother Jacob and his mother and Isaac’s wife Rebekah decided to trick Isaac, who was dim on both eyes, and prepare him another meat killed by Jacob. And it was Jacob who received blessing that Esau was supposed to receive. Continue reading