Tag Archives: Being

What being healthy means to me

The more I talk to people about health and what they do to stay healthy, the more I realise how everybody is different. How everybody has a different belief of what being healthy means. When some people talk about being healthy, they mostly talk about the food they eat. The foods they think are healthy.… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: ‘Gluten free’ can be fashionable but being a coeliac isn’t

At every turn in supermarkets I’m assailed by products claiming to be gluten free, some crazily so. Gluten is a protein so why would a fizzy drink contain gluten? It couldn’t. The other day I saw an ad for gluten-free manicures. It’s mad, a case of ­commercial dishonesty climbing on a fashionable bandwagon. It infuriates… Read More »

Want Whiter Teeth? Activated Charcoal Is Being Hailed As A Natural Alternative

Activated charcoal has made quite a name for itself in the wellness world. It’s made its way into all sorts of different health foods and drinks (charcoal ice cream, anyone?) thanks to its powerful detoxifying properties and is now even a popular ingredient used in skincare and oral health products due to its ability to… Read More »