Green Health · Uncategorized

Seychelles is the top African Country to meet Sustainable Development Goals

A year after the Sustainable Development Goals – SDGs – were launched, Seychelles has been ranked as the top performing African country in meeting various health related targets of the SDGs. Seychelles is number one in Africa and number 40 in the world with a total score of 71. Of African countries, Mauritius comes next… Continue reading Seychelles is the top African Country to meet Sustainable Development Goals

Heritage Garden · Uncategorized

Veggie windbreakers

The green fingers never stop moving at Nature Seychelles Heritage (organic) Garden. Seeds getting planted, produce being sown, soil turning, pruning, pest control and recently, creating  ‘windbreakers’ for  our vegetable beds.

green yoga · Uncategorized

Additional Green Yoga Session

We are now offering an additional Green Yoga session on Wednesday morning at The Sanctuary in Roche Caiman. From the feedback received from our Green Health members, we will offer a one hour session on Wednesdays at 9.00am. The afternoon sessions will remain as they are with one hour sessions on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5.00pm. 

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Green Yoga is Back

Green Yoga is back! Dust off your mats and head to The Sanctuary. Come and nourish your body, mind and soul with a yoga practice surrounded by paradise.

Food Security · Uncategorized

Why the African food basket should be full of beans and other pulses

The Conversation, 5th July 2016; by Nokuthula Vilakati – Postdoctoral research at the Institute for Food, Nutrition and Well-being, University of Pretoria 2016 is the International Year of the Pulse following a UN General Assembly resolution in December 2013. Pulses are an essential part of our diets and a great source of amino acids and protein; these include  dried beans, chickpeas… Continue reading Why the African food basket should be full of beans and other pulses

healthy eating · Uncategorized

People who eat fast food may be exposed to harmful chemicals

In a recent study by researchers at Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University, findings indicate that people who consume fast food could potentially be exposed to harmful chemicals known as phthalates.

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Green Health may be stimulating beneficial microbes in your body

Nature Seychelles’ Green Health Program was designed by Dr. Nirmal Shah, Nature Seychelles’ CEO, who ensured that a blend yoga, outdoor exercise, eating organic vegetables and fruits, as well as exposure to nature were included in the program because he believed this cocktail would be beneficial to a wide range of people. Now in an… Continue reading Green Health may be stimulating beneficial microbes in your body