Carrot Juice and Keffir Spicy Shake

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Try this smoothie to soothe the stomach and digestive tract. For one serving you will need: 2-3 large carrots Small knob of fresh ginger 3 tablespoons Keffir (or natural yogurt) 1/2 banana Optional: 1 teaspoon of PURE maple syrup (Do NOT use maple syrup substitutes.) Pinch of cinnamon Pinch of nutmeg Method: Juice fresh carrots [...]

Arthritis: Superfood for Thought

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So are you finding arthritis has started to creep in?  Maybe it’s in the family.  But there’s no escaping this simple equation: inflammation = pain. It’s a fact that arthritis piggybacks on the increasing inflammation associated with the ageing process. Inflammation is also linked to the breakdown of cartilage that cushions your joints, which leads [...]