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Keeping Your Immune System Healthy – Part 3

This is the final part of my 3-part mini-series on immune system health – hope you’ve found it to be useful. If you missed parts 1 and 2, you’ll find the links in my last blog here. Let’s get right … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Immune System Healthy – Part 2

In part 1 of this series I wrote about wheatgrass, probiotics and keeping stress levels low to improve immune function. How many of you have succumbed so far this winter to the bugs that have been going around? My guess … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Algal Oil

Following on from my previous blogs about healthy fats, there’s a final part to the series – the often overlooked algal (or algae) oil, which I mentioned in my previous blog about healthy fats. Since this month I’m writing about … Continue reading

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7 Benefits of Sulforaphane

One of the main reasons that eating cruciferous vegetables is so beneficial is because of their sulforaphane content. Sulforaphane is a phytonutrient classified as one of the isothiocyanate group, which has a wide range of effects in the body. Read … Continue reading

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7 Lifestyle Hacks for Great Immunity

Your immune system – probably the best friend that you have. It stops you getting ill, it stops you getting cancer by recognising abnormal cells… the list goes on. Starting with the 5 “baddies” to avoid, the good news comes … Continue reading

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Does broccoli suppress your thyroid?

Thyroids are big news right now, and low thyroid activity seems to be an increasingly common affliction, leading to a wide range of signs from difficulty in losing weight through to hair loss. I have written this article to clear … Continue reading

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6 Good Reasons to Eat Blackberries

It’s a habit of mine and I can’t help it – I’ve always loved going blackberrying in September. I go out every year to the countryside near my home and make my fingers black with picking them, usually getting a … Continue reading

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