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Gut is key to boosting your immune system

Your Gut is the Key to Boosting Your Immune System

Written by Charlie Smith  With Covid-19 still threatening the health of many and the looming flu season, you’d want to do everything to give your immune system a maximum boost. But did you know that it all starts in the gut? It is in the gut where food is broken down into macromolecules. Therefore, it’s vital to keep the gut healthy for optimal nutrient absorption. Furthermore, studies reveal that 70% of our immune function is in the stomach. There is also increasing evidence regarding brain and gut connection. So, how do you support gut health?  CONSUME PROBIOTICSMillions of bacteria live...

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Alison Bell
The Secret To Healthy Christmas Gravy

The Secret To Healthy Christmas Gravy

The Best Christmas Gravy Recipe Christmas is upon us and amongst all the other things on your to-do list is finding the perfect Christmas gravy recipe. After all, Christmas means delicious food and if you’re going for a traditional roast on December 25th, you definitely need to top it off with gravy. Our best-kept-secret recipe for gravy is not just tasty, it’s good for you too. Make gravy that’s healthy and delicious There is one simple secret behind the healthiest and tastiest gravy this Christmas season (or any other time) is bone broth. Bone Broth is your go-to ingredient to...

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Alison Bell
7 Tips to Stay Safe From Coronavirus

7 Tips to Stay Safe From Coronavirus

Written by Alison Bell It seems near impossible to avoid hearing about Coronavirus every day at the moment. When the media start using words such as epidemic and pandemic, it naturally evokes fear and panic. This turns to excitement, holding your attention on their space which is brilliant for the media ad space. Panic sells.  Social Media "reporters" and bloggers claim to report the "truth", but unfortunately for the most part is full of unsubstantiated theories and opinion evoking even more fear than the mainstream media.  There is very little chance of actually dying from this disease compared with other epidemic illnesses such as ebola. If on...

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Alison Bell
The Ultimate Guide to Collagen

The Ultimate Guide to Collagen

Written by Claudio Calderia @ Glo Beauty What is Collagen? Is the most abundant protein found in the human body. And it can be found in the muscles, bones, tendons and most importantly from our point of view, the skin. Collagen makes up an impressive 75% of the organ. Collagen is found in the dermis or “middle layer” of the skin along with elastic tissue, that gives it its fullness and plumpness. So why is collagen essential? One word – Wrinkles. Collagen is what keeps your skin full and youthful-looking. Our bodies produce new collagen every day; however, after the age...

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