Around the World: Italy

In Australia we consider Christmas well and truly over once Boxing Day rolls around, but this isn’t the case in Italy with celebrations carrying through until early January. The Feast…

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Around the World: Mexico

December’s Around the World destination is Mexico where, just a couple of weeks ago, millions of pilgrims flooded into the area around Mexico City’s basilica of the Virgin of Guadalupe,…

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Around the World: USA

The third stop in The Meat-ting Place’s Around the World Series is the USA where Americans are planning and preparing for Thanksgiving dinner. Each year on the fourth Thursday in…

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Around the World: India

The second stop in The Meat-ting Place’s Around the World series is India, where preparations for Diwali are underway. Diwali is the five-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of…

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Around the World: Germany

Our first stop in The Meat-ting Place’s new Around the World series is Germany, home of Oktoberfest. The 182nd Oktoberfest is now in full swing in Munich. The festival traditionally…

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Is Paleo Right for You?

What is the Paleo Diet? The Paleo Diet has made its way into the mainstream over the past few years thanks to numerous best-selling books and TV celebrities spreading the…

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Food and Inflammation

Inflammation is your body’s response to injury and infection and enables your body to defend itself. We recognise inflammation on the surface of the body as local redness, swelling, heat…

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Food for Thought

The right foods can boost brain power and stave off Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, research shows. Key nutrients, along with exercise and adequate Vitamin D, keep brain cells…

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