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Ways To Reduce Inflammation In Your Body

Ways To Reduce Inflammation In Your Body

A few years ago I was in constant, throbbing pain. My lower back and hip would rank a 9 or 10 on the pain scale for days. The doctors I went to said I was too young to have back problems. I hurt too much to snap back with snarky remarks. Fast forward a few […]

The Subtle but Powerful Link Between Food and Success

The Subtle but Powerful Link Between Food and Success

When it comes to being more productive, innovative and successful, there’s no shortage of advice. People will tell you to balance work hours, to get a good night’s sleep and to exercise. You’ve also probably heard that eating healthy can help you be more successful, but do you know why? It may not seem like […]

How And Why We Should Be Eating More Vegetables For Breakfast

How And Why We Should Be Eating More Vegetables For Breakfast

We’re here with a friendly reminder: the average person is supposed to eat two and a half to three cups of vegetables a day, according to My Plate. For some people, that’s an easy feat. For others, hitting that goal can be little trickier. Here’s the easiest way to reach that vegetable recommendation without any trouble: […]

The Health And Beauty Benefits Of Green Vegetables

The Health And Beauty Benefits Of Green Vegetables

The other day, my mother asked if we should have waffles for breakfast, and my response shocked even me: “What if we had a salad?” In the weeks since Allure asked me to write about leafy greens, I’ve changed. Once a kale agnostic, I’m now a Devout Kale Orthodox. The kind of person who eats […]

3 Ways to Boost Nutrition and Digestion for More Productivity

3 Ways to Boost Nutrition and Digestion for More Productivity

I used to think my lack of focus and difficulty being productive was a personality flaw. I’d put things off, feeling like I was in a fog. I couldn’t concentrate on tasks and just felt kind of dumb. And I thought it was “just the way I am.” Turns out, it had nothing to do […]

What Actually Is The Mediterranean Diet – And Does It Work?

What Actually Is The Mediterranean Diet – And Does It Work?

It is said to be better at lowering cholesterol than statins, and able to prevent dementia and heart disease, and will not make you fat. Anything that good for you might be expected to smell foul and come in a medicine bottle, but the Mediterranean diet is generally considered to be delicious, except by those […]

The Truth About Superfoods

The Truth About Superfoods

Few lies can be told in one word, but “superfood” manages it. It is such an appealing idea: that some foods are healthy, some unhealthy and some superhealthy. Why change your habits, when you can correct them by adding goji berries? Why settle for boring old good health, when chia seeds on your cereal can […]

Ways To Help Your Kids Make Healthy Snack Choices

Ways To Help Your Kids Make Healthy Snack Choices

You are what you eat. And nobody wants their kids to be junk. That’s all well and good, but how do you actually teach your kids not to go straight for the burgers, the cookies and candy made of 99% sugar while still keeping a happy family? Check out these eight tips for teaching your […]

Africa Has a Problem With Cold Storage; Costing It Almost Half Of Its Perishable Harvests

Africa Has a Problem With Cold Storage; Costing It Almost Half Of Its Perishable Harvests

Africa has to prioritise investing in cold storage to prolong harvest life and ensure the benefit of the value chain is felt by the continent. Forty per cent of perishables harvested in Africa are lost before reaching the consumer creating a loss for farmers and the agriculture industry; with cold storage initiatives this lifespan can […]