African child cupped hands holding some peanut. malnutrition - a scourge of the world.

Malnutrition

March 19, 2019 smitsa 0

Overview Malnutrition continues to be the scourge of the world and a situation which has not changed through the ages. It is best to start […]

Illustration about probiotics with soft pen on old paper

The Benefits Of Probiotics

March 16, 2019 smitsa 0

Overview Probiotics are globally important. They are probably the archetypal functional food. The definition of a probiotic is best summed up by the Food Agricultural Organization/World […]

Ladle bone broth to the pan with the broth background top view

Bone Broth Is So Good For Us

March 13, 2019 smitsa 0

Overview An old South American proverb says “good broth can resurrect the dead”. Bone broth is now one of the trending non-vegetarian foods for helping […]

Funny skeletons. Built probably with some boron.

The Benefits Of Boron

March 12, 2019 smitsa 0

Boron is one of those minerals which is not that well known but is certainly essential for general health and well-being. In some cases boron […]

Mushrooms especially morels like Morchella (Morchella angusticepes) in a natural state.

Morchella Angusticeps

March 6, 2019 smitsa 0

Morchella angusticepes Peck (M. angusticepes Peck) is a very interesting fungus as well as being a Morel. It is a member of the Morchellaceae family which […]

Patchouli sprig with essential oil. Isolated on white background.

Patchouli Oil

March 6, 2019 smitsa 0

Patchouli is an essential oil extracted from the plant Pogostem cablin. It is mostly grown in India where it is mentally stimulating in relatively low […]

Range of breakfast biscuits for iron fortification.

Iron Fortification

March 5, 2019 smitsa 0

Overview Iron is one of the essential minerals in nutrition with a variety of roles in the body. It is critical in general growth and performance (Kroner, […]