Why Is Chocolate Good For You?

First, a little history lesson. The Latin name for chocolate, Theobroma cacao, was first named by the famous botanist Carl von Linné. Theobroma literally translates as food for the gods, while cacao is similar to the names the people of Mesoamerica were using, such as ka-kaw. According to anthropologists, cacao was first used about four […]

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10 Secrets To A Healthy Mind

Here are a few tips on how to generally have a healthier and more positive mind: Healthy gut = Healthy mind. Having a healthy gut increases the likelihood of having a healthy mind. This becomes clearer when we see that about 90 percent of the serotonin in the body is created in the intestines. Recent […]

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Why Ghee Is Good For You

If you love Indian food, like I do, I am sure you have heard about ghee, or clarified butter. Many tend to consider this to be unhealthy, but I dare to challenge that. In this time and age, we have become very afraid of everything that contains fat, and fat reduced foods are reckoned to […]

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Tips To Improve Your Eating Habbits

Here are some simple tips I generally advice patients so that they have a better and healthier diet: Start the day with a fresh lemon/limewater. Simply squeeze 1/2 a lemon/lime in a glass of cold to lukewarm water, and drink this on an empty stomach. For those suffering from lack of energy, adding 1/2-1 teaspoon […]

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The Secret Power of Honey

Honey can be considered the edible gold, due to all its medicinal properties. Honey have been part of peoples diet since the ancient times. While excavating the great pyramids in Egypt, archaeologists recently discovered jars of honey in an old tomb dating back 3000 years, and the honey was still perfectly edible.  That means that due […]

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