Chronic Pain: Tip for Using Less Medication

You’ve heard it all before – and even from your own GP: the medical profession has few definitive answers on chronic pain due to inflammation. Instead doctors rattle off stuff called ‘risk factors’ intended to be helpful – but not much solace for a long-suffering patient. One thing they generally fail to mention is the…

Twelve Healthy Diet Tips: 1 – 4

So, I have been near-Paleo for a few years now. And it’s priceless to be well and stay well – unlike my previous life, that was a string of illnesses and serial courses of anti-biotics. While we don’t expect you to go Paleo – it’s a good benchmark. Because it is the IDEAL DIET if…

Twelve Healthy Diet Tips: 5 – 8

#5 Forgive Yourself for Mistakes Mistakes – we all make them! The wise woman says it’s the only way to truly learn something. So many times I have goofed up by eating something I was trying to avoid. And because I have food intolerances – I always regret it within hours. But then I start beating…

Healthy Diet: Five Best Appliances

For best results – equip yourself with the right stuff. We suggest and ‘Appliance Audit’. Do you really need all those machines cluttering up your kitchen bench? Go through everything and decide whether it is good for reducing AntiNutrients, or not. For instance – a toaster might seem innocent enough – but how often do…

Salad Dressings: What You Need to Know

It’s amazing what a little research can uncover! Who would have thought ‘clear’ type salad dressings (e.g. French, Italian) – as opposed to creamy ones like mayonnaise – would be such a minefield for added nasties! Our latest ‘Best Of’ List has pointed up some startling secrets for anyone who cares about what they are…