When I discovered I had Lipoedema, I overhauled my eating and cut out wheat, reduced my sugar intake. However I still liked my odd baked treat wither it be a scone, brownie, cake or biscuit. So now I bake every couple of weeks with gluten free flours and no sugar, freeze or place my results or place them in an airtight tin (I say results as sometimes they do look like an experiment gone wrong). So when I need a little treat it’s there for me.Read More
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My body is screaming pain this week , yesterday I could hardly move , I wanted to sit in a corner and cry. I know many of you can identify with this feeling , for me it is unusual although it has been becoming an increasingly familiar thing.Read More
Turmeric contains compounds that have powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties. A growing body of research supports the notion that one such compound, curcumin, can inhibit the growth of cancer cells. Last year, one study found curcumin was more effective in treating rheumatoid arthritis than prescription anti-inflammatories.Read More
How would I know if I have cellulitis?
Cellulitis can come on quickly, or may develop slowly over a few days. The area may be hot, red, swollen, tender or painful. Your body temperature may be raised, and you might feel like you have ‘flu (shivery, tiredness or nausea). Some people develop a rash or red streaks at the affected area. In some countries the word erysipelas is used to describe the same condition.Read More
Why? Because your body needs to be able to get rid of toxins with foods which contain high levels of nutrients, these nutrients assist in moving toxins out of the body, as well as keeping your body healthy and functioning properly.Read More