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A Quick Guide To Salmonella After The Trader Joe’s Peanut Butter Recall

Currently Trader Joe’s is recalling batches of peanut butter after the FDA issued an expanded product recall. This was started after more people have fallen ill after peanut butter was found to be tainted with Salmonella, a bacteria that can cause severe diarrhoea. Thankfully Salmonella usually only causes a transient illness, however in the young, the […]

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How Can Coca-Cola Addiciton Lead To Death?

Hey there Guys, Recently in the news there has been a reported case of a New Zealand lady who died after drinking more then 8 litres a day of soft drink; in particular Coca-Cola™. As reported by TVNZ: [wpse_b_box_solid width=”87%” style=”blue_light” shadow=”yes”] Otago-Southland coroner David Crerar did not make any preliminary findings after yesterday’s inquest, […]

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Living With Diabetes Does Not Have To Mean Diabetic Complications

Hey there Guys, Unfortunately the rate of diabetes in Australia is currently on the rise. While studies have shown that simple changes to diet and exercise can be great for pre-diabetes, it was always thought that once formal diabetes had been diagnosed the rate of progression and complications was not able to be stopped. Progression […]

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Can Soft Drink Really Impact Your Health?

Hey there guys, Have your doctor ever talked to you about any the following problems? Mildly elevated blood pressure? Waist line slowly creeping up? Blood tests showing lipids elevated or early insulin resistance? This combination of signs sometimes called “metabolic syndrome”, “syndrome X”  or “insulin resistance syndrome” is now becoming recognised as an important predictor […]

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