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Organic food – is it better for you? Experts respond

Dacia Herbulock posted in on July 14th, 2014.

In contrast to earlier research, a new study has found that organic crops may have measurable health benefits: they appear to be higher in antioxidants and lower in toxic metals than their conventional counterparts.   The new meta-analysis, published in the British Journal of Nutrition, compiled and crunched results from 343 earlier studies. It claims that organic crops and crop-based foods are up to […]

3 News: Chocolate for young, wrinkle-free skin

Peter Griffin posted in on May 25th, 2010.

A Swiss chocolatier has developed a chocolate, full of antioxidants, which it says can fight ageing and help prevent wrinkles. Some experts, however, have doubts as to the efficacy of the chocolates on skin health. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Links between dark chocolate and health benefits such as lower blood pressure and reduced […]

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