REPLACING SATURATED FATS WITH VEGETABLE OILS DOES NOT PREVENT YOU DYING FROM HEART DISEASE

April 14, 2016 by  
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a group of disorders involving the heart and blood vessels and is the leading cause of death globally1. CVD can result in heart attack, stroke and other serious conditions and more people die from CVDs than any other cause1. As a health practitioner for over 22 years, I’ve been educating my […]

BIG PHARMA ACCUSED OF PUTTING LIVES AT RISK

April 8, 2013 by  
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‘The Age’ published some disturbing news yesterday regarding the potential conflicts of interest and corruption in the pharmaceutical industry that may be putting millions of lives at risk. ‘The Age’ article stated that: “Patients are being deceived into taking drugs they don’t need, that don’t work or may put lives at risk, according to a scathing review […]

DID YOU KNOW THAT UNBALANCED GLUCOSE LEVELS CAN AFFECT YOUR BRAIN FUNCTION AND MEMORY?

February 27, 2013 by  
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Elevated or low blood glucose can affect people of any age but here’s the latest research in the effects of glucose imbalances in our elderly: MONITORING DIABETES IN THE AGED WORTHWHILE Lynnette Hoffmann Medical Observer 21.8.12   Both hyperglycaemia and hypoglycaemia may adversely affect cognitive function. Despite an abundance of political dialogue around both our […]