A Question Of Convenience

What have the following all got in common? Glastonbury Festival Download Festival Isle of Wight Festival Reading & Leeds V Festival: Chelmsford & Staffordshire Creamfields Boomtown Fair WOMAD Latitude Bestival Secret Garden Party Fairport’s Cropredy Convention Kendal Calling Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival Beautiful Days Festival No. 6 Green Man Camp Bestival Wychwood Music Festival Apart […]

Plastic Bags That Degrade In 18 Months

Plastic bags are everywhere, stuck in the hedgerows, blowing about the streets, floating about in streams and rivers. And the ones that end up in landfill sites take 400 odd years to degrade. As a deterrent, retailers do now charge for carrier bags, but is only a deterrent when more than 10 bags are needed as […]

The Benefits Of Ginger

The benefits of ginger in your diet our huge. Known by the for centuries for it’s healing properties , it’s only in recent years that the medical profession have started to test this wonder plant and realise it’s importance.

The Eco-Towel

A lot of people swear by micro-fibre cloths for all cleaning tasks and are a brilliant invention. However there is another sort of cloth that’s a little less known, made  in Devon. It’s called the Eco-Towel. This amazing cloth is made using the Hydroentanglement method of production, by doing so the fibres don’t need chemicals […]

How The Body Works

The education system gives you a condensed version of the worlds knowledge in a short period of time, in my case it was 12 years. I believe that you only learn what interests you. My biggest disinterest was science. Chemistry, physics, biology all went over my head. The text books were in a language that […]

Women's Health

Ladies,  I urge you to watch these videos. I for one didn’t realise that by having a mammogram exposes you to 10 times the radiation that a chest x-ray would subject you to. I also didn’t realise that there is a high percentage of misdiagnosis, which has lead to women being treated for cancer that […]

Good Health From Rest

Along with a good diet and exercise your body needs rest. It is while you are asleep your body is able to concentrate on repair and maintenance. Without sufficient rest it’s open season for health issues to manifest. In the following videos the importance of good sleep is explained, and methods to make sure that […]

Your Toxic Environment

  Your Toxic Environment This site has numerous articles about personal health. Disease reversal through diet and exercise, eliminating chemical intake and so on. Unfortunately you may as well be flogging a dead horse if the environment you live in is not chemical free. The following comes from http://ethicalconsumer.org Toxic Chemicals The ingredients found in […]


Here’s a real controversial subject. Anyone, and this includes me, who smokes is seen as a social leper, can’t smoke here, can’t smoke there. Cancer, heart disease, clogged arteries, the list is endless illustrations of which cover the packaging of your favourite brand in an attempt to scare you into stopping the habit. Here however, […]

Brain Health

On the Isle of Wight we have numerous nursing establishments for the elderly, add on the rest of the UK and a sizeable chunk of the population are held prisoner in these God forsaken places. No I’m not a fan of these institutions. We treat our elderly in this country abominably. OK, I’m talking about […]