Health

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What can we tell about Andrew O'Keefe with his green MG, love of fried eggs and small signature? Hmmmmmmm= better watch the segment HERE
Watch the Sunrise segment HERE In case the mice to human translation doesn't happen in time to make a wonder drug for your aging brain, like me you will have to get real.... this is one of my favourite TED talks on preparing for Alzheimer's by Alanah Shaikh; advice I…

Thanks for the debate

Posted by on 21 March, 2012
I wanted to thank everyone for all the passionate emails coming in about both homeopathy and circumcision. The emotion and zeal I have read has been astounding and it's encouraging to see that people are sharing their views on health- the most important (and I think interesting!) topic of all.…

Chocolate is the new black

Posted by on 30 August, 2011
Despite dire warnings by every health organization under the sun that our obesity levels are killing us, it seems that chocolate is the new black, with a comprehensive literature review published in the British Medical Journal giving it the thumbs up as a preventer of heart disease. This is no…
Detoxing off sugar isn't that new a concept. David Gillespie's book is riddled with far stretches, scientific inaccuracies and leaps of faith. His idea that sugar is not only toxic but addictive and to be avoided at all times is a tad too zealous for me. BUT the basic premise…
Put a smile on your dial- even genetically hard wired sad sacks can tone down the misery It was just a matter of time before we found the happiness gene. Your pre-programmed smile dial, which will decide whether you sit and whine about your lot when everyone else thinks you’re…
The seasons are starting earlier, don’t you think? It’s only March and it feels like July. The number of sick little ones doing the day care shuffle between ear infections, diarrhoea and the fabulous winter snot fest is frankly incredible. Their poor mums are already worn out from the endless…
So it turns out that when you say 'work is killing me,' it is. Literally. Well for some people anyway. A new Australian study has added scientific rigour to the trend I see in my surgery every day; do a job that you hate and it is a drag on…
I chatted about this with Kochie today on Sunrise- view it HERE