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Amazing Health Benefits Of Seaweed

You go for a swim in the ocean and there it is, floating about, minding its own business. You may have seen it in the health food store or supermarket and asked “Why?”. Quite aside from the flavour it brings to Asian cuisine, kelp (Kun Bu) is used in traditional Chinese medicine for its medicinal value as well. Continue reading Amazing Health Benefits Of Seaweed

Book shows how sustainable food could boost health

A VISION of Scotland’s future where low-emission cattle graze in fields and cars fuelled by seaweed zip along the roads is set out in a new book that claims to show how reshaping food production could create a healthier population and save the planet… Continue reading Book shows how sustainable food could boost health

What can people do to minimize the death risk from ebola infection?

Thursday July 31, 2014 (foodconsumer.org) — According to news reports, more than 600 people have been killed by a virus called ebola. The virus is highly lethal and it kills 60 to 90% of infected people. There is no… Continue reading What can people do to minimize the death risk from ebola infection?

Live Algae Are the Omega-3 of Tomorrow, One Company Says

New company Aqua Health Labs (Chicago) is now competing in the omega-3 market with a never-before-sold product: an EPA-rich liquid supplement containing live, unprocessed marine algae. Compared to processed fish oil, live marine algae are more bioavailable and sustainable, the company purports… Continue reading Live Algae Are the Omega-3 of Tomorrow, One Company Says

Scottish seaweed could help solve UK iodine insufficiency problem

Including seaweed in the diet could help reduce iodine insufficiency, a current problem in the UK population, according to a new study.

A lack of iodine in the diet across the UK population and around the world is now a prominent health issue, according… Continue reading Scottish seaweed could help solve UK iodine insufficiency problem