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In this follow-up issue, herbs (and some spices) used in the Caribbean have been compiled into a table describing the herb as well as it culinary and medicinal uses.

Nyam News, July Nos. 1& 2, 2007 - Vitamin E and Your Health

In this issue of Nyam News we will look at the functions of vitamin E in the body and how we can get the right amount of this vitamin.

Fast foods consumption has become an almost weekly and sometimes daily event in many lives. Increased consumption of these meals have been implicated in the rising prevalence of obesity and obesity-related diseases seen throughout the world. But can fast foods truly be healthy? Is there such a thing as a healthy fast food?

 

Eating to live or living to eat:  Why do we eat? Do we eat only because we are hungry, or do we eat for other reasons? In fact, the reason we eat is not just governed by hunger, but there are many other factors that drive us to eat. Here, we examine some key factors that influence our eating behaviours which ultimately determine if we eat to live or live to eat.

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