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Egg Whites Found To Lower Blood Pressure
2013-04-10 12:24:18

Once derided as an unhealthy indulgence, the reputation of the egg has been on the rebound in recent years. Now, a new study has found that a component in egg whites may help to lower blood pressure.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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