The Simplest Health Habit You Should Start Today | CBN.com (beta)

… conducted in Asian countries, on people drinking hot, green tea. The amount mattered. Usually people only experienced health benefits if they drank at least three cups a day. Dr. Patrick Fratellone is a cardiologist who practices integrative medicine New York City. He advises his patients to make tea a part of their daily life. “The active component in green tea is EGCG,” he explained. “And that’s a polyphenol that helps reduce cholesterol, heart disease, and protects …

Building profits from black gold: the success of the Oromia Coffee Farmers’ Cooperative Union

… development workers and investment bodies throughout the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) regions. Coffee is the heart and soul of the Ethiopian economy. Around one-fifth of the country’s population is dependent on coffee production and related activities such as processing, transporting and trading. The main cultivators of coffee in Ethiopia are 3.8 million smallholder farmers. These farmers produce on average 80% of annually exported coffee – a commodity known for its reviving and …

October holds hazards for pets, like chocolate

… diarrhea. But as the amount of chocolate consumed increases, a dog’s heart rate will increase and it may pant and pace excessively. At even higher levels approaching toxicity, dogs will display muscle tremors and seizures, eventually leading to coma and death. To continue reading this article, please click on the link below: Source: October holds hazards for pets, like chocolate | Grand Forks Herald …

This tea has 10 times more antioxidants than green tea

From www.foxnews.com | October 5, 2015 For years, green tea has gotten high marks for its amazing health benefits— it’s antioxidant-rich, great for your heart and gives your brain a bump. What if you could boost those benefits ten-fold? Enter matcha, a powder made from young green tea leaves. The leaves are placed in shade for two to four weeks before harvesting. “When it’s shaded for that long, you up the chlorophyll, you up the antioxidant level, and it just completely changes the …