Calcium supplements: Are they worth it?

We continually hear in the media that older people become calcium deficient. This is true to a certain extent but often not as journalists or GPs understand. The real physiological and social understanding is much more complex.

Calcium serves many functions in your body. It helps your bones form, stay hard and renew themselves. Calcium is very important to the … Read More

These foods may exacerbate your arthritis symptoms

Arthritis is a large label for many different conditions. It is a group among five of the major diseases of old age.

There are two main types of arthritis.

Osteoarthritis is the disintegration of joint material such as the synovial fluid volume (lubrication), synovial sack (joint jacket), cartilage, and ligament integrity. This leads to bones rubbing together, bone on bone,

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Can dehydration cause depression?

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Have you ever forgotten to drink during the day and found yourself quite exhausted?

When you have complained of depression to your healthcare professional, have they ever asked you how much water you drink?

Dehydration and lack of consuming sufficient quantities of water during the day is a major cause of physical and psychologist illness but it is … Read More

How to Make Sauerkraut Easily

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Sauerkraut is a traditionally fermented, salted, cabbage dish of the German, Baltic and Russian regions. The literal translation from the German language means sour fermented cabbage.

Historically the sauerkraut dish even goes back even further to ancient Roman times and before. It is a side dish that has a sour flavour, quite a tang and is wet and crispy to … Read More

Herbalists, Naturopaths and the Antibiotic Crisis: Infection Control

The most abused drugs today are not heroin, amphetamines, marijuana, alcohol or even recreational oxycodone, they are antibiotics. The drug dealers involved are the average family doctor, hospital doctors and medical associations. The world has reached an antibiotic crisis where antibiotic-drug-resistant superbugs now kill tens of thousands of people every year in our hospitals.

The reasons this has happened is … Read More