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Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar
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Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has been used as a folk remedy for various ailments for many years, and also as a beauty treatment. Little scientific research has been carried out on the uses of apple cider vinegar – however, most of the problems it is used to treat are m...
Health Benefits of Flax Seeds
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Health Benefits of Flax Seeds

Flax seeds are usually found in home baking – they can be delicious scattered on scones, cakes or muffins, and can be added to breakfast cereals and granolas. As well as being a useful garnish, they’re also healthy too. Flax seeds are a very good source of ...
Health Benefits of Ginger Root
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Health Benefits of Ginger Root

Ginger root is found in curries, particularly Indian and Thai curries, and goes well with beef and seafood. Pickled ginger root is also routinely used in Chinese stir frys, and as an accompaniment to sushi. There are several ways of preparing ginger root, b...
Health Benefits of Green Tea
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Health Benefits of Green Tea

With the recent rise in interest for healthy foods in the West, perhaps no other item has been discussed and analyzed more than green tea. Its many health benefits – some scientifically supported and others with little backing evidence – have accounted for a h...
Health Benefits of Krill Oil
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Health Benefits of Krill Oil

Krill oil is one of the world’s best sources of omega 3. It is better even than regular fish oil, or cod liver oil. Krill are tiny creatures that are found in all the oceans of the world – particularly in cold water oceans, like the North Atlantic. There are e...
Health Benefits of Olive Leaf
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Health Benefits of Olive Leaf

Most people are at least partially familiar with the health benefits of olive oil, which is famous for its promotion of wellbeing. But the lesser-known leaves of the olive plant can also be very good for you too. Olive leaves can be manufactured into essential...
Health Benefits of Oregano Oil
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Health Benefits of Oregano Oil

When one thinks of Italian food, perhaps the most immediate spice that comes to mind is oregano. The plant, which itself is native to the temperate climates that surround the Mediterranean Sea, is a staple in the diets of many other nearby cultures as well. It...
Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds
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Health Benefits of Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin seeds have become increasingly popular in recent years. They are extremely tasty and have innumerable benefits.  They are popular in salads, in granola, eaten by themselves as a snack, and used as garnishes for a very wide range of dishes. Most people ...
Health Benefits of Pomegranates
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Health Benefits of Pomegranates

Pomegranates are delicious in salads and syllabubs, with goat’s cheese, and in numerous recipes, both savoury and sweet. They have also long been a symbol of fertility, presumably because of the mass of shiny red seeds that every pomegranate contains, and feat...