New for your health

  Sappho Eco-luxurious Cosmetics After learning the chemicals in the products she had used for 20 years were dangerous, film makeup artist JoAnn Fowler decided … Read more

The Cohen inquiry

prepare for the worst and hope for the best article and photo by Peter Sircom Bromley It’s been a long haul for Justice Bruce Cohen … Read more

Iron Deficiency Impacts

The best and most useful medical screening takes people with no symptoms and puts them through a safe and simple test that can accurately locate a disease in an early enough stage to stop it from hurting or killing them. After all, that’s why you screen people – to prevent them from being hurt. Any medical screening program intended for entire populations of healthy people needs to be studied well to ensure the benefits outweigh the harms. Unfortunately, few medical screening tests fill this bill.

Coffee – the nectar of Sufism

by Kathleen Seidel Most coffee drinkers today are probably unaware of coffee’s heritage in the Sufi orders of southern Arabia. Members of the Shadhiliyya order … Read more

Phenomenal food garden

ON THE GARDEN PATH by Carolyn Herriot Seed selection: what to grow? Ask yourself what you most like to eat. There’s not much point planting … Read more

Acid-alkaline balance

NUTRISPEAK by Vesanto Melina Several decades ago, western nutrition had little interest in acid-base balance, yet it was a central theme in macrobiotic eating and … Read more

Kids can cook

NUTRISPEAK by Vesanto Melina Would you like your kids to have fun in the kitchen while learning to make nutritious foods for themselves? The ideal … Read more