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Bay Oil: The Essential Oil for Men

The leaves of the West Indian bay tree, called “the spice tree” in some areas of the Caribbean, are known for their culinary uses, such as for cooking stews, soups and porridge.1 But did you know that the essential oil derived from these leaves is valuable as well? Bay essential oil is known to contain… Read More »

How to live longer: Four essential spices to add to your food for optimum health

Spices are typically added to food to provide flavouring, but have also been used for medicinal purposes since ancient times, thanks to certain properties and antioxidants they contain. According to dietician Juliette Kellow and Dr Sarah Brewer, in their book ‘Eat Better Live Longer: Understand What Your Body Needs to Stay Healthy’, scientific studies are… Read More »