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    Do plant-based and fish diets play a role?

    A new small study finds a link between plant-based and pescatarian diets and milder cases of COVID-19. The study is based on the experiences of doctors and nurses with heavy exposure to SARS-CoV-2. People whose diet is plant- or fish-based had a significantly lower risk of developing severe COVID-19. For some people, COVID-19 is a life threatening illness, while for others, it is little more than a short-term annoyance. To some extent, this is a function of an individual’s comorbidities. However, why SARS-CoV-2 manifests so differently in different people remains a mystery. Some research has indicated that this may have  

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    Get A Crash Course On Cooking With Local Fish During Slow Food East End’s Chef Series | Food And Wine

    The next Slow Food East End (SFEE) Chef Series will focus on local bounty of the sea and how to highlight the featured fish’s flavor profile. On Wednesday, March 31, Ned Baldwin, Houseman Restaurant chef and owner, will welcome viewers into his Orient kitchen for an entertaining evening revolving around seafood. Baldwin will be joined by cookbook author Peter Kaminsky, who he partnered with on the new cookbook, How to Dress and Egg. SFEE chair Pennie Schwartz will host the evening, and there will also be a special visit from Jermaine Owens of North Fork Seafood. “Chef Series is  

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    Is eating fish healthy? – BBC Future

    But intervention trials, where people are randomly assigned to a group and an intervention such as taking omega-3 supplements is measured, have problems, too. Analysing potential health impacts of EPA and DHA deficiency, for example, is difficult, Calder says, because people start trials with varying levels of omega-3 in their systems. In addition, research shows that fish might impact everyone’s health to varying degrees, depending on how well they can convert precursor forms of EPA and DHA. This difference could come down to a person’s overall diet and lifestyle, Calder says, but genetic differences could also play a role. Another  

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    Mandy Yin’s Malaysian recipes: soy-braised chicken, fish curry, prawns in tomato sambal | Malaysian food and drink

    In Malaysia, it is drummed into you from a young age that a nourishing hot meal is a non-negotiable necessity, any time of the day. Economy rice outlets fulfil this need and can be found everywhere across the country. They’re an extension of the home cook’s kitchen – hearty, comforting. The Malays have nasi campur – nasi means rice in Malay, campur means mixed. The Chinese have chap fan (mixed rice), the Indians nasi kandar and banana leaf rice, the Indonesians nasi padang. All of these have plain steamed rice front and centre, with a choice of dishes  

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    7 beachy recipes for ice cream, caramel corn, fish tacos, shrimp rolls and more

    I’ve been going to Delaware’s Rehoboth Beach annually for over a decade at this point, but like many families in the coronavirus pandemic, we have put travel on hold for 2020. I don’t mind missing out on the overstuffed car, the crowds or even the sand. Other than quality work-free time with loved ones, there’s one thing I know I will miss the most: the food. [Chill out this summer with piña coladas, frozen Irish coffees and other blended cocktails] Boardwalk and beach fare are a mood unto themselves. They convey sunshine, happy times and relaxation — to the point  

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