Archive | February, 2013

Coconut

Coco Loco – Part 2

The Daily Mail article, referenced in Coco Loco-Part 1, mentions Dr Mary Newport and her case study about her husband’s struggle with dementia.  She comments that in Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Huntington’s, multiple sclerosis (& others) it appears that the neurons in certain areas of the brain are unable to process glucose and therefore not getting any […]

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Burgers

A Hell of a Trojan Horse!

The scandal of the horse meat in the beef mince is still rising.  See the BBC News’ latest report.  So while they try to track down the origins of how the horse meat got into the food chain, it’s a reminder about the importance of knowing the provenance of our food! So support your local […]

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Climb

Climb for the Cure…

The day after publishing my blog about Alzheimer’s & coconut, I came across this: The Alzheimer’s Society, Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge… 28 July 2013. Climb 3 peaks in 12 hours! So all those patriotic Yorkshire people can get fit and raise money for research… You don’t need to be from Yorkshire – everyone can join […]

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