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Is Your Manuka Honey Fake?

If you've not heard of Manuka honey, then I suspect you've been secluded away somewhere with no television and no WIFI. It's been the rage for the … [Read More...]

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The GMO Apple That Won’t

...turn brown. The Canadian biotech firm Okanagan Specialty Fruits have created an apple that won't turn brown when you cut them, peel them or … [Read More...]

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8 Reasons to Switch to Fresh Ramen Noodles

Instant ramen noodles, that favourite standby of college students and singles everywhere, a very unhealthy choice for a Q&C (quick and cheap) … [Read More...]

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Inflammation & Turmeric: Just Symptomatic Relief?

A while ago a visitor asked me a very good question.  Turmeric had eliminated chronic inflammation she was living with for most of her life … [Read More...]

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Is Raw Turmeric Better Than Powder?

The raw versus dried turmeric question rises up once again.  Is raw turmeric better than the powder? The short answer:  No Here we go with the … [Read More...]

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Junk Journalism: Turmeric and Co.

Perhaps I should change that title to junk FOOD journalism.  You know the kind.  The media gets wind of the latest health foodie trend, journalists … [Read More...]

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Does Milk Destroy Anti-Oxidants in Tea or Coffee?

How do you take yours?  A lot, a little or no milk in your tea or coffee?  Personally, I like my espresso with a little milk and topped with a … [Read More...]

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Drug Firms Flood W. Virginia with 780 MILLION Painkillers

Between 2007 and 2012, drug firms poured 780M painkillers into West Virginia amid a rise of overdoses.  WV has 1.84 million inhabitants. In 2015, … [Read More...]

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Ginger ‘Beer’ Water Kefir Experience

Do you like ginger ale but avoid commercial sodas because you've become more health conscientious?  Looking for an IBS solution?  Oh, have I got a … [Read More...]