Avocado fan’s go wild! Thanks to this clever sticker

We’ve adopted Paavola, Lamingtons, Lorde and Russel Crowe, and it looks like soon another winner from across the ditch we will claim as our own. Wait for it, avocado stickers to tell you when they are ripe, perfect for eating. Bernard Salt will be frothing over these!

A brilliant New Zealand company has developed stickers for avocados that tell you when they’re ripe for the eating. …

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Health Check: what causes bloating?

Bloating the feeling of a full and swollen belly, is one of the most common complaints we hear about in medical practice from patients, with 10 to 30% of people experiencing bloating.

The term bloating is used by patients to describe a wide variety of abdominal sensations, usually associated with abdominal discomfort (feel like one’s going to burst) or tummy cramp.…

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Tips on how to be a Smooth(ie) Operator – Smoothie

Smoothie Operator

Your guide to the perfect smoothie-Green alkaline smoothie with wheatgrass, raw organic elderberry super fruit with spirulina puree, coconut flesh and cold pressed ginseng, kale, and spinach activated almond milk with turmeric…  you got this, right?!?!?

Smoothies are serious business. Designer juice bars are all the rage, and social media pages are bursting with pictures of mason jars full of healthy, vibrant liquid goodness, garnished with a sprinkling of goji berries and a striped paper straw.…

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What goes up must come down.. understanding blood sugar

Hypo, how low can you go? Well very, and that’s a problem

Hypoglycemia occurs when your blood sugar (glucose) level falls too low.

During digestion, your body breaks down carbohydrates from foods into various sugar molecules (glucose). Glucose is absorbed into your bloodstream after you eat, but it can’t enter the cells of most of your tissues without the help of insulin — a hormone secreted by your pancreas.…

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