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Q. Is it true that tomato seeds, eggplant seeds and the like are prone to causing appendicitis? Is it true that eating tomato with the seeds, eggplant with the seeds and the like are prone to causing appendicitis? Thanks again guys. You're all great.

A. No. Things with seeds are irritants to a condition called diverticulitis where pockets in the intestines become inflamed. the seeds sort of deposit there and become infected. Appendicitis is just an inflammation of your appendix plain and simple, no particular cause is really pinpointed.

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The eggplant fruit is a good source of vitamins and minerals and its total nutritional value is similar to that of tomato.
Eggplant varieties differ in size, shape, color, growth habit and even maturation time.
Among vegetables; eggplant, tomato, cauliflower and okra are few common vegetables grown throughout the whole country however, severely affected by insect-pest causing various diseases.
Eggplant has been a staple of Jewish cuisine since the eighth century, when so many eggplant dishes existed in Spain that a Catalonian song listed seven different variations.
According to IAA excavation director Nahshon Szanton, the eggplant seeds, which originated in Persia -- compounded by the thousands of other preserved seeds discovered -- provide invaluable insights for researchers.
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Another feature of the festival was the yearly search for dishes that used eggplant as an ingredient, with traditional dishes given a twist, like 'bibingka talong,' 'talong lasagna,' 'leche eggplant,' 'ginataang talong' and 'eggplant ice cream.
There are some eggplant dishes that are my preferred ones, like the bharta that is roasted eggplant mashed and sauteed with abundant onions and tomatoes.
In eggplant on the contrast, cwPOD activity tended to decrease in leaf and root, whereas CAT markedly increased in the leaf, but sharply declined in the root.
Sample of white wheat flour extraction (70-72%) was obtained from supper market from Cairo--Egypt to make some supplemented foods products with different levels of eggplant peel (5%, 10% and 15%) such as (Bread and Patton salee).