The author has written a number of blogs on L. monocytogenes. She writes, "...I believe it to be one of the greatest food threats of our age. This bacterium can turn up anywhere since it is frequently present in the soil and can be on animals. It is also carried by an important percentage of food plant workers, and can hide in machinery used for food processing. ...
Generally speaking anyone at high risk of listeriosis should not eat:
• pre-packed cold salads including coleslaw and fresh fruit salad • pre-cut fruit • pre-cooked cold chicken • cold delicatessen meats • paté • raw seafood • smoked seafood (for example, smoked salmon) • unpasteurised milk or milk products • soft cheeses such as brie, camembert, ricotta, or blue-vein (unless cooked and eaten whilst hot) • sprouted seeds • raw mushrooms
Have you noticed all the reports about the state of health in children? How many parents know they can provide qualit,y natural, home care for injuries and common illnesses at home, inexpensively and with what they probably already have on hand?
A series of 6 e-books is coming out to help parents gain confidence in the use of herbs and foods. This first book will be free to those who sign up prior to publication.
During all the years I lived alone in the wilderness I successfully faced down bear, cougar, storm and hunger; it was a pebble that nearly killed me. It happened hiking down the thousand foot mountain spine I jokingly called a trail.....
Natural Healing Remedies: 10 Foods That Fight Inflammation And Pain...
Beginning with Blueberries: Blueberries are excellent anti-inflammatory foods. They increase the amounts of compounds called heat-shock proteins that decrease as people age. When heat-shock proteins are in short supply inflammation, pain and tissue damage is the result.
Components from Ginger (phenylbutenoid dimers) have been isolated by Matesui et al from Ginger. The objective was to explore the neurotrophic effects of these components in vitro and in vivo. Neurotrophic Effects are responsible for the growth and survival of developing neurons and the maintenance of mature neurons.
A variety of factors were measured like Neurogenesis & Cell Death.
New research shows a spice extract can help stop sugar cravings-Research shows that an extract of the spice saffron (Crocus sativus) gets to the root of sweet cravings and helps eliminate them. It appears to work by regulating brain pathways in what is now referred to as the “Feed-Feedback Cycle.”...
The healing properties of Moringa are documented by ancient cultures. Moringa possesses exceptional oxidative stability which may explain why the Egyptians placed vases of moringa oil in their tombs.
Uses and Recipes:
Moringa powder can be used as a daily dietary supplement; as an ingredient in soups, sauces, breads, or desserts, or as a deeply nourishing tea.
Initially, it is recommended that you start by taking ½ teaspoon of Moringa everyday for about 3 days or for one week in order to get the body accustomed to it and to minimize strong detoxification effects. After this, gradually increase daily intake to the recommended amount.
A blogger who claims he lost weight and lowered his blood sugar on the paleo diet files a First Amendment lawsuit after he's told he needs a license to give others diet advice and nutritional counseling.