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    The Surprising Truth About Cholesterol

    Why we worry about cholesterol… The seeds of ‘cholesterol anxiety’ are something we all carry with us in our minds, either consciously or unconsciously. You may not be worried...

    • May 2, 2014
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    Oranges Are Awesome – Here’s Why.

    While oranges have been given a bad rap in the press lately because of their sugar content, new research is showing that the fresh fruit – not the store...

    • April 30, 2014
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    Check Your Tongue!

    Every morning when you wake up, check your tongue. If you have a tongue scraper, scrape it a few times to get the night time slop off of it....

    • April 29, 2014
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    Fennel: Freshen Up!

    In the last few weeks on our journey to an extraordinary cup of chai, Chai Pilgrimage has talked about the benefits of Ginger , Cardamom and Cinnamon  This week...

    • April 28, 2014
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    Castor Oil: Your Grandma Said So!

    It pleases me to no end to see powerful healing plants of classical ayurveda growing happily (if decoratively) in California gardens. It gives me hope that the knowledge of...

    • April 27, 2014
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    Secrets to Avoid Suffering though Menopause

    Menopause is the cessation of a woman’s monthly menstrual cycle. It typically happens during a woman’s late 40′s or 50′s (but certainly not always) and occurs due to the...

    • April 25, 2014
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    Colonics: Yea or Nay?

    Colon cleansing, or colonic irrigation, is a practice that many swear by. Others attest that there is no evidence to its efficacy, and that it’s based on a Draconian...

    • April 23, 2014
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    Ayurveda Is a Political Practice. Part one: Economic justice

    Who is Ayurveda for? I was recently facilitating a seminar on the subject of Ayurvedic dinacharya – often translated as “daily routine”, but which literally means “to follow the...

    • April 22, 2014
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    Cinnamon: Sweet Sensation

    In the last few weeks on our journey to an extraordinary cup of chai, Chai Pilgrimage has talked about the benefits of Ginger and Cardamom.  This week the star...

    • April 21, 2014
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    3 Keys to Getting Unstuck

    Here’s a feeling we all know: being in a “funk”, feeling stuck, heavy, dull.  It might manifest in boredom, repetitive behaviour, having no fire for anything other than sitting...

    • April 19, 2014
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