Is Special K cereal healthy?

Special K cereal

Kellogg’s Special K cereal has long been marketed as a healthy breakfast option. Advertising campaigns such as their 2005 ‘Drop A Jean Size Challenge’, have helped to cement Special K’s reputation as the cereal choice that can help with weight loss. However, if you are looking for ways to ‘drop a jean size’, does Special […]

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Argan Oil for Beard: Benefits and How to Use It

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Whether you’ve decided to grow a beard to keep you warm during the winter months, are new to facial hair or have sported a full beard for many years, beards continue to be popular with men across all ages, cultures and styles. It’s also true that a rising number of men are becoming more interested […]

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Testosterone Replacement Therapy: Is it safe?

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First of all, what is Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) and why would an individual need it? Almost 40% of males over the age of 45 experience low levels of testosterone. This may lead to various health concerns, such as insomnia, which in turn may lead to stress, or in some more serious cases, depression and […]

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Why we need antioxidants and how to consume more every day

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To live a long and healthy life we should all maintain a healthy lifestyle which includes getting enough sleep, reducing stress levels and eating healthily. But there is so much more you can do to improve your health and recently a new book came out with the top tips from a doctor and medical journalist, Dr Trisha Macnair, called Live Well: 100 Simple Ways to Live a Better and Longer Life. In this book, you will find tips that will help you add years to your life and improve its quality along the way. In this post I wanted to share with you an extract from Live Well, explaining the importance of antioxidants and what you can do to consume more of them every day.

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7 of the healthiest foods for your teeth

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Certain foods, like sweets and fizzy drinks, are often cited as bad for the teeth. However, it’s not always so obvious what foods actually benefit the teeth. Consider adding these to your diet… Carrots “What’s up, Doc?” It’s surprising that Bugs Bunny couldn’t just see for himself, given the eyesight-friendly carrots he kept eating. The […]

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Are Innocent Smoothies Healthy?

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Almost everyone loves a smoothie, and most of us assume that they are a healthy option for a quick breakfast or a mid-morning pick-me-up, especially the high-profile brands such as Innocent Smoothies. So, are Innocent smoothies healthy? Well, they are packed with fruit and leafy green vegetables and are classed as one of your five-a-day, […]

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