macrobiotic


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mac·ro·bi·ot·ic

(mak'rō-bī-ot'ik),
1. Long lived.
2. Tending to prolong life.

macrobiotic

adjective
(1) Long-lived; that which prolongs life. 
(2) Referring to a lifestyle and diet (macrobiotics, see there) promulgated by George Ohsawa.

mac·ro·bi·ot·ic

(mak'rō-bī-ot'ik)
1. Long-lived.
2. Tending to prolong life.
See also: macrobiotic diet

macrobiotic

prolonging life.
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Cancer Research UK doesn't support using a macrobiotic diet to fight cancer, but says it is up to the person if they want to try it - as long as they consult a specialist first.
Among other prizes and raffle items to be given away at the festival, the Natural Epicurean is donating a culinary training session in one of its five modalities: Ayurveda, Macrobiotics, Raw & Living Foods, Classical Vegetarian or Vegan Cooking, valued at $4,900.
"I was macrobiotic for three or four years, but when I got pregnant with Apple I wanted french fries, grilled cheese ...
Studies have shown that practitioners of the macrobiotic diet do indeed have a lower cancer risk than those following a traditional American diet.
FORMER macrobiotic nut Gwyneth Paltrow seems to have truly changed her ways.
Then again, I do hear Jennifer Aniston is still available" Liberal Democrat MP Lembit Opik on his love life "My rule is, if it's not moving, monogram it" Actress Reese Witherspoon "The glance she gave me is one I'd give to an expired carton of milk" Top model Paulina Porizkova, who claims to have been snubbed by Vogue editor Anna Wintour "You can call me a mummy's boy, but I think it's cool to have her with me" Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio, who takes his mother on his foreign trips "I'm not a nutty, macrobiotic kind of guy, but I enjoy being alive" Actor Sir Anthony Hopkins, who has undertaken a healthy eating and exercising regime "It is pretty naive of the Government to think that we will turn the radio on and start dancing.
As a result, shiso has become the jewel of Japanese culinary art as well as an important ingredient in macrobiotic food because of its healing powers.
The Upper West Side location of Fatty Crab, at 2170 Broadway, could open this week, as could macrobiotic eatery Souen.
The host was taking the day off from a macrobiotic diet he said was part of his fight against a recurring prostate cancer.
While there are numerous Japanese restaurants in Singapore, Ko Japanese Restaurant at InterContinental Singapore is the place to savour macrobiotic cuisine.
have also attacked the actress - who is renowned for her green lifestyle and previously stuck to a vegan macrobiotic diet - branding her C[pounds sterling]stupidC[yen].A spokesperson said: C[pounds sterling]There is nothing feminine about inserting an electrode into the anus of a terrified and struggling fox and then electrocuting it.Ms Paltrow is an actress - and seemingly a particularly stupid one at that.C[yen]In addition to angering the groups, some of GwynethCOs closest friends are reportedly C[pounds sterling]furiousC[yen] with her, including vegan musician Moby and fashion designer Stella McCartney, who refuses to use fur in her collections.
However, Vegetarian Times and a Taste of Health (www.atasteofhealth.org) teamed up to offer guests an opportunity to eat specially prepared healthful and tasty macrobiotic meals and beverages.