Tag Archives: Nutrition

Compounds in the suprfood broccoli lower risk of cancer, heart disease and diabetes | Daily Mail Online

Why Nanna grows broccoli in her patch, and why we love it so! – Eating broccoli could lower your risk of having coronary heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and several types of cancer, a new study suggests. Flavonoids found within the ‘superfood’ could aid the body’s response to diseases, scientists claim. Just consuming the vegetable once […]

Sugar tax: Should Australia get on board?

You can’t beat education as your first resort, but if all else fails… – A TAX on sugary drinks, in its current form, won’t solve our expanding waistlines, say experts as Britain moves to introduce a tax from 2018. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver also called on Australia to “pull your finger out” and do the […]