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Health benefit – the humble peppercorn !

Health benefit – the humble peppercorn !   A pinch of black pepper is added to almost every type of recipe imaginable. Once used as currency and presented to the gods as a sacred offering, it is fortunate that this most popular of spices is available throughout the year. Black pepper comes from the pepper […]

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Health benefit – the humble Tomato

Health benefit – the humble Tomato What’s New and Beneficial About Tomatoes Did you know that tomatoes do not have to be a deep red color to be an outstanding source of lycopene? Lycopene is a carotenoid pigment that has long been associated with the deep red color of many tomatoes.  A small preliminary study […]

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Health benefit – the humble endive

Health benefit – the humble endive Endive is one of the very low calorie leafy vegetable. 100 g fresh leaves provide just 17 calories; however, it contributes about 8% of daily-required intake (DRI) of fibre.  Current research studies suggest that high inulin and fiber content in escarole help reduce glucose and LDL cholesterol levels in […]

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Health matters – diet foods – what is Alpha tocopherol ?

Health matters – diet foods – what is Alpha tocopherol ? “Research carried out in universities, hospitals, and laboratories around the world has now provided conclusive evidence that carbohydrate,fat, better known as vitamin-E, is absolutely crucial to human health.       Moreover, it has been clearly established that the amount of vitamin E present in even the […]

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Health matters – What are phytonutrients ?

“What are phytonutrients, how do they work in the body, and what foods contain them? Phytonutrients (also referred to as phytochemicals) are compounds found in plants. They serve various functions in plants, helping to protect the plant’s vitality. For example, some phytonutrients protect the plant from UV radiation while others protect it from insect attack. […]

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Health benefits – what is ORAC ?

*Maximol also supplements your antioxidant intake and supports your immune system through a combination of fruit concentrates and extracts with powerful antioxidant (ORAC) capabilities. I have read this a  thousand times or more ! But never really stopped to understand what it meant. Having read this article by Liz Lipski (Digestive Wellness), I thought I […]

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Health notes – The spice of life ?

The Spice that Ignites Your Body’s Astonishing Immune System Tumeric                                    ”    How this Ancient Spice Originated Thousands of Years Ago     That’s one of the reasons I traveled over 15,000 miles to India last year — to find a […]

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Alphabet – S is for

Today,I’m covering some of the ingredients that begin with S as I share with you more information about the great ingredients Neways DO USE in their product formulations, to give you peace of mind, whilst offering you maximum quality and effectiveness. S is for….. Saccharomyces boulardii – A probiotic yeast strain first isolated from the […]

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Au fil des saisons, votre peau est continuellement exposée aux attaques extérieures.

Brightening C Complex Au fil des saisons, votre peau est continuellement exposée aux attaques extérieures.                                         Le Brightening C Complex est un gel antioxydant qui renforce les mécanismes de réparation naturelle de la peau, améliore sa texture et sa fermeté, réduit l’apparence des rides et des ridules et éclaircit votre teint rendant ainsi votre peau plus […]

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