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Longevity Part 3

In Part 2 of this blog last month, which you can access here, I focused on some nutrients that have been shown to be helpful in boosting telomerase activity, to lengthen those little end bits of your chromosomes, thereby boosting … Continue reading

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Longevity Part 2

What happened to Part 1? I wrote a longevity blog in 2013 which you can access here. Further research has allowed me to elaborate on this, so here I bring you Part 2, with Part 3 to come next month. … Continue reading

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5 important ways to keep your vitamin D levels high

Before launching in to this vital topic, let’s think about why we might want to maintain optimal levels of D3, the active form of vitamin D, in our bodies. Vitamin D is involved in keeping the immune system healthy and … Continue reading

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Why are we still churning out the same outdated dogma?

Even before I read it, I had the feeling that the article would annoy me. Featured in the January issue of Platinum magazine, it was called The Bare Bones. Would they be serving up the usual outdated and inaccurate information … Continue reading

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Don’t fear the Superbugs

This weekend I have been reading an article about how genuinely scared we should all be. How a simple cut finger can kill because of infection that is resistant to all known antibiotics. How the pharmaceutical industry has no answers … 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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Boosting mood with food

I’ve been asked to talk about depression, and it’s a serious issue. Let me point out right away that I am not a mental health expert or counsellor. I’ve been asked to comment from a nutritional perspective; indeed, that is … 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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