Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for an organism. Food is usually of plant, animal, or fungal origin, and contains essential nutrients, such as carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals. The substance is ingested by an organism and assimilated by the organism's cells to provide energy, maintain life, or stimulate growth. Different species of animals have different feeding behaviours that satisfy the needs of their unique metabolisms, often evolved to fill a specific ecological niche within specific geographical contexts.
Omnivorous humans are highly adaptable and have adapted to obtain food in many different ecosystems. Historically, humans secured food through two main methods: hunting and gathering and agriculture. As agricultural technologies increased, humans settled into agriculture lifestyles with diets shaped by the agriculture opportunities in their geography. Geographic and cultural differences has led to creation of numerous cuisines and culinary arts, including a wide array of ingredients, herbs, spices, techniques, and dishes. As cultures have mixed through forces like international trade and globalization, ingredients have become more widely available beyond their geographic and cultural origins, creating a cosmopolitan exchange of different food traditions and practices.
Today, the majority of the food energy required by the ever-increasing population of the world is supplied by the industrial food industry, which produces food with intensive agriculture and distributes it through complex food processing and food distribution systems. This system of conventional agriculture relies heavily on fossil fuels, which means that the food and agricultural system is one of the major contributors to climate change, accountable for as much as 37% of total greenhouse gas emissions. Addressing the carbon intensity of the food system and food waste are important mitigation measures in the global response to climate change.The food system has significant impacts on a wide range of other social and political issues including: sustainability, biological diversity, economics, population growth, water supply, and access to food. The right to food is a human right derived from the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR), recognizing the "right to an adequate standard of living, including adequate food", as well as the "fundamental right to be free from hunger". Because of these fundamental rights, food security is often a priority international policy activity; for example Sustainable Development Goal 2 "Zero hunger" is meant to eliminate hunger by 2030. Food safety and food security are monitored by international agencies like the International Association for Food Protection, World Resources Institute, World Food Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization, and International Food Information Council, and are often subject to national regulation by institutions, like the Food and Drug Administration in the United States.

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    Unique Pinoy Foods

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    Referral Free 50 pesos pang order ng foods! (Pasok mga gusto early at Farmers)

    LeVex PH parang Food Panda! Free 50 pagnakarefer ka, pwede pang order ng foods! at iba pa. Another 50 pesos kapag nagrefer ka, no limit, pwede self referral kapag marami kang sim, kagaya sa Food Panda. Walang babayaran kung masipag ka, dito may nilaga kapag nagtiyaga ka. Link here: Hidden...
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    Help What are the best foods for diabetics?

    What are the best foods for diabetics?
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    Frozen foods be like

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    Trivia 5 Surprising Foods That Are Sabotaging Your Diet, Experts Say

    1. Low-carb packaged foods Carbohydrates get a bad rap, but they're an essential part of any diet, providing your body with glucose which can be converted into energy. However, not all carbohydrates are created equally. It's best to opt for unprocessed carbohydrate sources such as whole grains...
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    What foods are good for your bones?

    To keep your bones in great condition, you should enrich your diet with these foods: 1. Dairy products. Milk, hard cheeses, yogurt, and cottage cheese are the main suppliers of calcium. They also contain vitamin D, which helps this element to be absorbed. 2. Greens. Spinach, celery all types...
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    Tutorial All-Organic Baby Food Cookbook First Time Parent's Guide to Nutritious Foods for Every Age and Stage

    All-Organic Baby Food Cookbook First Time Parent's Guide to Nutritious Foods for Every Age and Stage Size: 136MB The complete nutrition guide and organic cookbook for healthy and delicious first foods for baby! For new parents, it can be overwhelming to figure out what's best for your baby...
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    Di mo na bilhan ng foods yung jowa mo

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    Help Foods in airport

    Hi mga mam and sirs. Di ko alam kung tamang threads pinostan ko. Ask ko lang kung may way ba para makapagdala ng pagkain calamay to be exact sa airport ng di nadedetect ng scanner. Thank you
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    Pano ba kumain nang nahulog na ice cream

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    Unlimited Foods/Buffet

    Sino po may mairerecomend na unli buffet around laguna po? Malapit na po kasi ako umuwi ii namiss ko kumain ng pagkaing pinoy. Yung sakto lang po sa budget. Salamat, or yung pwede ring barkadahan. Yung isang bayaran lang pero marami kayong makakain like for anim na katao. Salamat
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    Food Healthy Foods

    tips sa mag sisimulang mag diet? hehe
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    Food Diabetes Pinoy Foods Budget Meal

    Share po ng meal plans mga kaPHC.
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    Sea foods kayo jan

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    Tutorial Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds NPC Food Likes and Dislikes

    PSA: You need 15 pieces of a particular recipe to get a full Favor with a specific NPC. Additionally, if you want to automate your farming at the Familiar Forest, start maxing out Favors with every Farm Friends NPC. Getting the final reward for maxing out the Favor with an NPC in that group will...
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    Free foods legit

    Guys sa mga hindi pa nakakaalam May promo ngaun ang "CLIQQ" Download nyo lang sa "GOOGLE APPS STORE" then pag nakapag "REGISTER" kayo may makikita kayong "BAR CODE" Click nyo yun then click "REWARD CATALOG" PROMOCODE 1: PISOHTDOG PROMOCOSE 2: PISOKAPE Reminder: Guys hangang June 7, 2018 pa...
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    Closed Weird foods street

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    Closed Globe postpaid/prepaid

    Mga Ka PHC! Plan ko po sana mag apply sa Globe. Ang problema lang kasi ay na scam ako at kinuha pa nung scammer yung Sim Card ko nung nadisconnect na. Ang tanong, makaka apply pa ba ako ng bagong connection kasi dirtied na Pangalan ko sa Globe?
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    Closed Theres "no rice shortage" mga kababayan ko

    :) bigas is life guys! Di tayo magugutom mga ka-PHC. :) MANILA - There is "no rice shortage" in the country even if the National Food Authority said its buffer was good for only 2 days, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said Tuesday. Piñol said commercial traders were fanning reports of...
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    Closed Gosurf50 and gowatch29

    GOSURF50 - 1gb for 3 days GOWATCH29 - 2gb for 1 day Question: Pede ba magamit yung data ni gowatch pang mobile legends or pang YøùTùbé lang? Kung pwede, Kailangan pa ba gamitan ng VPN o HPI Injector para magamit pang browsing at online?
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    Closed Did you know? (leechers and noobs- pasok)

    Globe Switch has atleast 125 Apps that offer 20mb of data per hour and can be applied 2-3 times per Globe/TM sim and atleast 5 other apps that offer 100mb of data per day and can be applied twice per Sim. 20mb x 125 apps = 2.5GB x 3 = 7.5GB data 100mb x 5 apps = 500mb x 2 = 1GB data a total of...
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    Closed Malakas at stable sa midnight :(

    bakit ganito? tuwing 11pm to 6am lang malakas at stable si net? paano ba to palakasin tuwing tanghali at hapon? *Gswitch no load no promo *HTTP Proxy Injector PC HPI
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    Closed Paturo pano gumawa ng hpi

    Para rin naman to sa atin mga PHC. Please help :)
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    Closed Hpi pc version

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    Closed No load no switch but still connected

    Di ko alam kung ano nangyayari bakit connected parin ako kahit walang load or promo yung TM. Any thoughts?
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    Closed Di ko gets http injector

    sa pagtapos ko mag hunt ng 10.**.*** ip ay nag apply na ako ng promo kay Gswitch. at nang nag start na ako mag http injector ay di agad nagloading. pero pag stop ko da kanya at ni open ko si gswitch vpn ay bumilis bigla. sa area ko dahilan kung bakit mabagal si ehi o sadyang may mali lang...
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    Closed Mongolian beef recipe

    Mongolian Beef Mongolian Beef – homemade, healthy, the best Mongolian beef recipe that is a zillion times better than Chinese takeouts and PF Chang’s. To make the best homemade mongolian beef, you need to master a couple of techniques. First, you need to marinate the beef with cornstarch and...
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    Closed How to read food labels

    You cannot measure every morsel that passes your lips, but it is a good idea to measure most foods and beverages until you get a feel for portion sizes. It is a supersized world out there, and most people are surprised to find that their idea of a single serving is actually two or...
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    Closed Healthy recipes for healthy lifestyle

    share ko lang. I just saw this in tv an came to share it. Go to this website. very awesome healthy recipes for loved ones and self.
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    Closed when it comes to food :D

    exactly :D Lovers that has the same taste in foods :p
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    Closed Foods that Are Healthier to Eat Raw

    10 Foods You May Not Know that Are Healthier to Eat Raw You probably already know that a ripe, red apple is a much healthier choice than a sugar-filled piece of chocolate cake. That much is common sense, and for some people it’s enough to keep them on track with maintaining a healthy diet. But...
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    Closed 10 Sandwiches From Around The World You Must Try Before You Die

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