Monthly Archives: September 2013

Cacao Vs Cocoa The Real Story!

  The growing popularity of cacao powder and its related products came about as a result of a published study in 1996. The study was conducted using the active ingredients found in raw cacao and concluded that cacao polyphenols (active … Continue reading

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Traumeel The Natural Anti-inflammatory

The natural anti-inflammatory Everyone has experienced inflammation and its unpleasant symptoms of pain, swelling, and redness. Inflammation – a highly complex process – is the body’s response to tissue injuries (muscles, skin, tendons, ligaments, or joints). Such injuries can be … Continue reading

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What Kind of Insomniac Are You?

Somewhat epidemic, insomnia is an interesting study for natural therapies. People that fall sleep but then wake at different hours of the night are of particular interest. Although some nice research exists, western medicine has little to contribute however Traditional … Continue reading

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Weleda – Skin Food

Weleda Skin Food is the answer to dry skin. Skin food is so nourishing, hydrating and protective for dry and rough skin. The product is marketed as a treatment for dry skin, but here at Vive we use it as … Continue reading

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Spiral Organic Balsamic Vinegar

    I’m a big fan of balsamic vinegar, loving the tart yet slightly sweet flavour it gives to enhance just about any dish you add it too. Lately what I have loved is making a salad and giving a … Continue reading

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Teenage Skin Care

  A part of growing up is the level of hormones in both girls and boys increase. Boys have the same amount of testosterone as a grown man by the time they are 12, Steve Biddulph. So a way to … Continue reading

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