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Lemons taste sweet… if you are “flavour tripping” on the miracle berry

For all their Vitamin C goodness, lemons have a bad rap. They are tartly and set your teeth on edge. When life gives you lemons, make some lemonade is a common adage that bluntly says that lemons are the dark cloud, and the lemonade – with sugar added presumably – is the silver lining you… Continue reading Lemons taste sweet… if you are “flavour tripping” on the miracle berry

Organic farming

Change the World, Get Healthy, Go organic

If you do just one thing — make one conscious choice — that can change the world, go organic…. No other single choice you can make to improve the health of your family and the planet will have greater positive repercussions for our future.” So says Maria Rodale author of the “Organic Manifesto: How Organic… Continue reading Change the World, Get Healthy, Go organic

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Laughter, the best medicine

“Mirth is God’s medicine. Everybody ought to bathe in it”, said Henry Ward Beecher. Indeed, science now tells us that a good laugh makes you feel good in more ways than one. A new study published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B has found that when we laugh properly, as opposed to producing… Continue reading Laughter, the best medicine

Science and your health

Chocolates are good for you

Here’s‘s  something  that will warm up the cockles  of  your heart. A new paper  published in the British Medical Journal, says that high levels of chocolate consumption are associated with significant  decrease in the risk of developing heart disease. The researchers said that  out of  seven existing studies they analyzed five reported a beneficial association… Continue reading Chocolates are good for you