Health benefits of #turmeric

#Curcumin, the active compound in turmeric is a polyphenol which has antioxidant and anti inflammatory effects.  Research shows benefits in obesity related #inflammation, arthritis, cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease and weight loss. Cancer: blocks the spread of certain types of cancer and reduces tutor promotion. Brain health: blocks the formation of amyloid plaques. Arthritis: reduces pain…

Impact of Social Media Use

Greater social media use is associated with depression among #teenagers due to greater online harassment, poor self-esteem, greater body dissatisfaction and poor sleep quality, with #girls disproportionately affected compared to boys, UK researchers have discovered. This important new research confirms that we need to increase awareness amongst parents, schools and policy makers about the role…


Suitable for fat loss, sugar management and also suits the keto/vegetarian and vegan lifestyle!
#RecipeOfTheWeek: Chocolate avocado smoothie
Ingredients: 2 servings

1½ cups unsweetened Almond Milk
½ med. avocado pitted and scooped out
2 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
Stevia as per taste


Add all ingredients to the blender and blend until smooth.
Enjoy chilled!


#Hypothyroidism is a common disorder of the endocrine system in which the thyroid gland does not produce enough thyroid hormone. Causes: 1) Iodine deficiency 2) Autoimmune condition called Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. 3) Less common causes include: previous treatment with radioactive iodine, injury to the hypothalamus or the anterior pituitary gland, certain medications, a lack of a…