Foods, Nutrition and Health

Fennel and Fennel seeds

Fennel is a perennial, medicinal herb and popular aromatic plant belonging to the family of Apiaceae; a large family of herbs and spices that also includes members such as caraway, dill, anise and

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Foods, Nutrition and Health

Prebiotics and Probiotics – What Are They?

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food”, the age old quote by Hippocrates. Have you ever paused for a minute or two during the day to reflect on how the foods you eat may contribute

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Foods, Macronutrients, Nutrition and Health

Carbohydrates…what are they??

There is a lot of confusing messages about foods containing carbohydrates. Foods that contain carbohydrates provide us with energy, vitamins, minerals and fibre which are all important for health.

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Foods, Micronutrients, Minerals, Vitamins

Berries and Their Nutritional Health Benefits.

“On average, people who eat more berries seem to live a little bit longer”, that’s according to Eric Rimm, Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition and Director of the Program in

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Exercise and Health, Foods, Nutrition and Health

Matcha: Find out why this plant would make you the perfect matcha (also a great pre-sports drink).

We are constantly finding ways to improve our health, performance and to avoid catching unwanted viruses/ diseases. Sometimes, the most effective ways to achieve these are in the small (or big)

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Foods, Micronutrients, Nutrition and Health

Discover green tea and its health benefits.

Tea is one of the most widely consumed beverages worldwide, and is the second-most consumed drink after water, thanks also to afternoon tea sessions. Tea, from the plant Camellia sinensis, is

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