Monthly Archives: October 2016

Type 2 Diabetes – what causes it?

diabetesMore importantly, how to reverse it!

So you’ve been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Has your doctor explained to you what you can do to reduce or reverse your symptoms?  Does it involve pharmaceutical drugs?  Have you been told it’s hereditary and/or to do with your lifestyle?  Is it implied that it’s your fault? Continue reading Type 2 Diabetes – what causes it?

Child behavior checklist!

Here is a child behavior checklist to help you parent your kids.  I know when I was a child, my parents would say.  “Kids of today, they’re so different to when we were growing up”.  They were right of course BUT, we weren’t rude, disrespectful, bad-mannered and insolent like some of the youngsters today.  So why is this?

disrespectfulWhy are kids so disagreeable sometimes?

Many of you will say it’s because of the age we live in.  Kids grow up quicker and they’re more knowing.  But is that an excuse for them to be so disagreeable and offensive sometimes?  Well, let’s take a look as to why this may be happening. Continue reading Child behavior checklist!

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What’s The Best Blender For Smoothies?

It is quite rare that I actually write a review.  Problem is, I’m a fussy person and unless something is really good, bordering on excellent, I will not take the trouble to review it at all.  So what’s the best blender for smoothies?  In my mind there’s no contest.

A little video on the NutriBullet 600

Continue reading What’s The Best Blender For Smoothies?

Peer Pressure Definition

I did a post a few weeks ago about depression in the elderly.  It is an important subject but just as important is depression in the young which seems to be increasing year on year with one youngster in 10 being on pharmaceutical drugs for psychological issues.  Peer pressure definition goes into why our kids are depressed and stressed.

kid-with-gunKids under pressure

There seems to be so much pressure on the younger generation these days.  Peer pressure for one, which seems to be of the utmost importance to any young person nowadays.  Why the kids can’t be their own person, I don’t know. It seems to be so important for them to be part of a gang or group, even if the members of that group do not have the best of manners or are often into fighting, smoking pot or worse.  This, of course, can lead to a life of crime which the other members often get caught up in. Continue reading Peer Pressure Definition