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Probiotics - The Way of the Future
Probiotic is a relatively new term that has been around for the last 20 years or so and is recently becoming a 'buzz' word. It is about using 'good' bacteria to promote health. Probiotic foods go a long way to helping an individual stay healthy.
Probiotics were defined by a group of experts convened by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) as "live… read full article
The Good Oil on Flaxseed
This ancient plant has always been important to mankind. But now, instead of being used to make cloth, flax is being heralded as a solution to two of modern civilization's greatest ills: cardiovascular disease and arthritis.What's So Special About Flaxseed Oil?
Flaxseed is a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids, containing twice the amount of omega-3s than fish. The most… read full article
Skin Healing Properties of Active Manuka Honey
Honey has been used throughout the ages as a medicinal treatment for wounds and other topical skin conditions.
We don't know just when early man discovered the healing properties of honey. However evidence has been found to indicate that honey was used as an antibacterial agent by ancient Egyptians thousands of years before bacteria were discovered to be the cause of… read full article
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The Hundred-Year Lie
Randall Fitzgerald's book is destined to become a modern day classic. Human beings are fast becoming one of the most polluted species on the planet.Quick Review
- Very easy to read
- Throughly researched and referenced
- Perfect for dinner party conversation.
In this highly readable, and throughly researched book, the author carefully combines interviews, scientific research and years of data to reveal how, over the last 100 years, the… read full review
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Intute Medical History - Web Resources for Education and Researc
MedHist is a free catalogue of evaluated, high quality internet resources and websites relating to the history of medicine and allied sciences, covering all aspects of the history of health and development of medical knowledge… visit website
Life Expectancy Calculator
The Living to 100 Life Expectancy Calculator uses the most current and carefully researched medical and scientific data in order to estimate how old you will live to be… visit website
Mayo Clinic - Online Medical Resources and Tools
The Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit medical practice dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of virtually every type of complex illness. Manage your health with our useful and up-to-date online information in more than 35 disease and lifestyle categories… visit website